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Ann Prentiss
Ann Prentiss
Role Betty
Biographical Information
Birth Name Ann Elizabeth Ragusa
Birthdate November 27, 1939
Birthplace San Antonio, Texas, United States
Death Date January 12, 2010 (age 70)
Death Place Los Angeles, California, United States[1]

Ann Prentiss played Betty in the second season episode, A Bum Raps (1966). She was uncredited for her performance.


Ann Prentiss was born Ann Elizabeth Ragusa on November 27, 1939 in San Antonio, Texas. She was sometimes credited as Anne Prentiss. Ann was the younger sister of actress Paula Prentiss.

Ann appeared in small [roles] in films and television from the 1960s to the 1980s. Her best known role [was] as Carter Nash's girlfriend Sergeant Candy Kane in the television series "Captain Nice". Prentiss continued acting in the early 1990s and provided the voice of an alien species in the comedy "My Mother is an Alien", co-starring Kim Basinger and Dan Aykroyd.

In 1997 Prentiss was convicted in a Santa Monica, California court of making terrorist threats, assaults with a firearm, battery and solicitation to commit murder of her brother-in-law Richard Benjamin and her father. She was sentenced to nineteen years in jail. Ann Prentiss died in prison on January 12, 2010.[2]


  1. Ann Prentiss on the Internet Movie Database. Retrieved on March 12, 2020.
  2. Ann Prentiss on Find a Death Forum, January 6, 2011. Retrieved on March 12, 2020.