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Estelle Getty (1923–2008)

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KNOWN FOR 
The Golden Girls (1985-1992) | Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992) | Stuart Little (1999)
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)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
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)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • 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) Cher (Clueless Parody)  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)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • 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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