Prairie Flower is a young Comanche woman who is enjoying her last few years of sexual freedom before she is compelled to marry. Prairie Flower possesses none of the fragility or gentleness that her name suggests. She is foul-mouthed, physically strong, opinionated and fiercely self-possessed. She quickly identifies Eli as her best option for a potential husband and seduces him. Over time, the young couple will fall in love. Even into Eli's older years, he will remember Prairie Flower as the great love of his life.
Elizabeth Frances is an American actress. The daughter of a marine corps father, she was born on a military base in Okinawa, Japan. Frances’ family eventually settled in San Diego, California where she began doing local theatre at a young age. After receiving her degree from Cal Arts, she began her professional career in theatre both regionally and in Los Angeles, working with such notable theaters as Center Theater Group, La Jolla Playhouse, Los Angeles Theatre Center, Shakespeare Santa Cruz, Native Voices, and the Kirk Douglas Theatre.
After being selected for ABC Networks’ talent showcase, Frances starred as Angela Maryboy in Drunktown’s Finest, which was produced by Robert Redford and premiered at Sundance Film Festival. Since then, she has also appeared in the Emmy®-nominated series Her Story, in NBC’s Heartbeat, and as Lilly on the upcoming season of Netflix’s Love from producer Judd Apatow.