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Estelle Getty (1923–2008)

Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The Golden Girls (1985-1992) | Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992) | Mannequin (1987)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 6 wins & 10 nominations More »
AKA 
Estelle Gettleman | Stella Getty | Estelle Scher
NICKNAMEs  
Stella, Ettle, Slats
BORN 
Jul 25, 1923 (died Jul 22, 2008)
HEIGHT 
4' 10½" (1.49m)

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Past Film & Video (8 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (27 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for It's Like, You Know...It's Like, You Know... (TV Series) Estelle Getty (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Ladies ManLadies Man (TV Series) Sophia Gates (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
    • Romance (May 19, 2000) Sophia Gates  Less
  • Primary photo for The Sissy DucklingThe Sissy Duckling (TV Movie) Mrs. Hennypecker (voice)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The NannyThe Nanny (TV Series) Estelle Getty (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Duckman: Private Dick/Family ManDuckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series) Aunt Jane (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Mad About YouMad About You (TV Series) Aunt Ida / Paul's Aunt (2 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for A Match Made in HeavenA Match Made in Heaven (TV Movie) Betty Weston  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Brotherly LoveBrotherly Love (TV Series) Myrna Burwell (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Dottie (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Empty NestEmpty Nest (TV Series) Sophia Petrillo (52 episodes, 1988–1995)  Less 1988–1995 52
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  • Primary photo for NursesNurses (TV Series) Sophia Petrillo (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Golden PalaceThe Golden Palace (TV Series) Sophia Petrillo (24 episodes, 1992–1993)  Less 1992–1993 24
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  • Primary photo for The Golden GirlsThe Golden Girls (TV Series) Sophia Petrillo (177 episodes, 1985–1992), Performer ("Daisy Bell") (1 episode, 1991), Performer ("Miami") (1 episode, 1986), Performer ("I Got You Babe") (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1985–1992 177
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  • Primary photo for BlossomBlossom (TV Series) Sophia Petrillo (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Fanelli BoysThe Fanelli Boys (TV Series) Dr. Newman (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for CityCity (TV Series) Helen Rutledge (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for The Earth Day SpecialThe Earth Day Special (TV Special) Sophia Petrillo  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for RoomiesRoomies (TV Series) Mama (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for CopacabanaCopacabana (TV Movie) Bella Stern  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for NewhartNewhart (TV Series) Elsa Carruthers (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Victims for Victims: The Theresa Saldana StoryVictims for Victims: The Theresa Saldana Story (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for HotelHotel (TV Series) Roberta Abrams (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for No Man's LandNo Man's Land (TV Movie) Eurol Muller  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Cagney & LaceyCagney & Lacey (TV Series) Mrs. Rosenmeyer (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Money Lady (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Baker's DozenBaker's Dozen (TV Series) Mrs. Locasale (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
    • Dear John (Mar 31, 1982) Mrs. Locasale  Less
  • Primary photo for NurseNurse (TV Series) Sadie Mandler (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
Self (49 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Herself - Interviewee / Herself (4 episodes, 2000–2003)  Less 2000–2003
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  • Primary photo for TV TalesTV Tales (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (5 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998
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  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1996–1998)  Less 1996–1998
  • Primary photo for Bruce Forsyth and the Generation GameBruce Forsyth and the Generation Game (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for GeraldoGeraldo (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The John Larroquette ShowThe John Larroquette Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for 1996 MTV Movie Awards1996 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The CrewThe Crew (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Live with Regis and Kathie LeeLive with Regis and Kathie Lee (TV Series) Herself (7 episodes, 1988–1993)  Less 1988–1993
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  • Primary photo for The Maury Povich ShowThe Maury Povich Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Vicki!Vicki! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 44th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 6th Annual American Comedy AwardsThe 6th Annual American Comedy Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for One on One with John TeshOne on One with John Tesh (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 49th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 49th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot'The Making of 'Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot' (Video) Herself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee & Presenter  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The 48th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 48th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter: Best Actress / Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The 17th Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 17th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The 42nd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 42nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee & Presenter  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Marsha Warfield ShowThe Marsha Warfield Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 Stars IIINight of 100 Stars III (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Un dia és un diaUn dia és un dia (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The 41st Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 41st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Pat Sajak ShowThe Pat Sajak Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety Performance 1988The Royal Variety Performance 1988 (TV Special) Sophia Petrillo  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Mickey's 60th BirthdayMickey's 60th Birthday (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Hour MagazineHour Magazine (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1987–1988)  Less 1987–1988
  • Primary photo for The 40th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 40th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 2nd Annual American Comedy AwardsThe 2nd Annual American Comedy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 32th Annual Thalians BallThe 32th Annual Thalians Ball (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 39th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 39th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Morning ProgramThe Morning Program (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Special) Herself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 13th Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 13th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Comic Relief '87Comic Relief '87 (TV Special) Herself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Late ShowThe Late Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 38th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 38th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Fame, Fortune and RomanceFame, Fortune and Romance (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for NBC 60th Anniversary CelebrationNBC 60th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special) Herself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Comic ReliefComic Relief (TV Special) Herself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 12th Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 12th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Herself - Accepting Award for Favourite New Television Comedy Program  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 43rd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 43rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Best Actress in a TV-Series - Comedy / Musical  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for 'Dutch' ReaganAll-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan (TV Special) Herself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself - Actress (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
Archive Footage (14 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (6 episodes, 2008–2017)  Less 2008–2017
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  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Inside the Actors StudioInside the Actors Studio (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Betty White (Sep 28, 2010) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The 60th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 60th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for TV's All-Time Funniest: A Paley Center for Media SpecialTV's All-Time Funniest: A Paley Center for Media Special (TV Special) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Memòries de la teleMemòries de la tele (TV Series) Herself / Sophia Petrillo (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Episode #1.1 (Jun 3, 2007) Herself / Sophia Petrillo (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Las 50 imágenes de nuestra vidaLas 50 imágenes de nuestra vida (TV Movie) Sophia Petrillo (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for La imagen de tu vidaLa imagen de tu vida (TV Series) Sophia Petrillo (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Episode #1.10 (Nov 16, 2006) Sophia Petrillo (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for TV's Greatest SidekicksTV's Greatest Sidekicks (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Celebrities UncensoredCelebrities Uncensored (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • Episode #2.3 (Feb 25, 2004) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Sophia Petrillo on 'The Golden GirIs' (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Golden Girls: Their Greatest MomentsThe Golden Girls: Their Greatest Moments (TV Movie) Sophia Petrillo (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Funny Women of TelevisionFunny Women of Television (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1991

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