Bea Benaderet (1906–1968)

Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950-1958) | Petticoat Junction (1963-1969) | The Flintstones (1960-1964)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win More »
AKA 
Bea Benadaret | Bee Benadaret
BORN 
Apr 4, 1906 (died Oct 13, 1968)

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Past Film & Video (91 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Tender Is the NightTender Is the Night Mrs. McKisco  Less 1962 $3.9MM
  • Primary photo for Tweet DreamsTweet Dreams (Short) Various (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Plunderers of Painted FlatsPlunderers of Painted Flats Ella Heather  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Hole IdeaThe Hole Idea (Short) Gertrude - Henry's Wife (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Feather DustedFeather Dusted (Short) Widow Hen (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Black WidowBlack Widow Mrs. Franklin Walsh (uncredited)  Less 1954 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Goo Goo GoliathGoo Goo Goliath (Short) Ethel (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Yankee Doodle BugsYankee Doodle Bugs (Short) Various (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Bewitched BunnyBewitched Bunny (Short) Witch Hazel / Gretel / Pretty Rabbit (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Muzzle ToughMuzzle Tough (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Cats BahThe Cats Bah (Short) Penelope's Mistress (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Wild WifeWild Wife (Short) Marsha, Daughter, Old Women with pennies, Beautician (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Sandy ClawsSandy Claws (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for From A to Z-Z-Z-ZFrom A to Z-Z-Z-Z (Short) Teacher (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Punch TrunkPunch Trunk (Short) Marsha / Delores (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Of Rice and HenOf Rice and Hen (Short) Miss Prissy / Various Hens (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Easy Peckin'sEasy Peckin's (Short) Clara the Hen (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for A Street Cat Named SylvesterA Street Cat Named Sylvester (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Tom Tom TomcatTom Tom Tomcat (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Hare TrimmedHare Trimmed (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for There Auto Be a LawThere Auto Be a Law (Short) Lady with Lipstick (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Fowl WeatherFowl Weather (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Kiss Me CatKiss Me Cat (Short) Vi (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for A Mouse DividedA Mouse Divided (Short) Mrs. Sylvester / Female Mouse (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Snow BusinessSnow Business (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Terrier-StrickenTerrier-Stricken (Short) Frisky's Mistress (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Oily HareOily Hare (Short) Various (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Ain't She TweetAin't She Tweet (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Orange Blossoms for VioletOrange Blossoms for Violet (Short) Violet (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Little Red Rodent HoodLittle Red Rodent Hood (Short) Granny Mouse (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Kiddin' the KittenKiddin' the Kitten (Short) Dodsworth's Mistress (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Gift WrappedGift Wrapped (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Feed the KittyFeed the Kitty (Short) Marc Anthony's Mistress (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for The First TimeThe First Time Mrs. Potter (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for A Bear for PunishmentA Bear for Punishment (Short) Ma Bear (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Tweety's S.O.S.Tweety's S.O.S. (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Lovelorn LeghornLovelorn Leghorn (Short) Miss Prissy / Hazel / Hens (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Chow HoundChow Hound (Short) M. Hinkle (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Room and BirdRoom and Bird (Short) Granny / Sylvester's Owner (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Putty Tat TroublePutty Tat Trouble (Short) Ladies letting cats out (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Hare We GoHare We Go (Short) Various (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Two's a CrowdTwo's a Crowd (Short) John's Wife (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Canary RowCanary Row (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for All a Bir-r-r-dAll a Bir-r-r-d (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for An Egg ScrambleAn Egg Scramble (Short) Hens / Housewife (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for The Scarlet PumpernickelThe Scarlet Pumpernickel (Short) The Fair Melissa (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Home, Tweet HomeHome, Tweet Home (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for On the TownOn the Town Brooklyn Girl on Subway (uncredited)  Less 1949 $2.1MM
  • Primary photo for Bear FeatBear Feat (Short) Ma Bear (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for The Windblown HareThe Windblown Hare (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Doggone TiredDoggone Tired (Short) Operator (voice)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for The Bee-Deviled BruinThe Bee-Deviled Bruin (Short) Ma Bear (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Kit for CatKit for Cat (Short) Beatrice (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for Little 'TinkerLittle 'Tinker (Short) Girl Rabbits (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for I Taw a Putty TatI Taw a Putty Tat (Short) Woman (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for A Hick a Slick and a ChickA Hick a Slick and a Chick (Short) Daisy Lou (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for Doggone CatsDoggone Cats (Short) Dog's Owner (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for A Hare Grows in ManhattanA Hare Grows in Manhattan (Short) Lola Beverly (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Tweetie PieTweetie Pie (Short) Sylvester's Mistress (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Scent-imental Over YouScent-imental Over You (Short) Narrator / Chihuahua (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for NotoriousNotorious File Clerk (uncredited)  Less 1946 $2MM $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for Hollywood DaffyHollywood Daffy (Short) Bette Davis (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Canine CanteenHollywood Canine Canteen (Short) Various (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for Quentin QuailQuentin Quail (Short) Baby Toots (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for Baseball BugsBaseball Bugs (Short) The Statue of Liberty (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for Book RevueBook Revue (Short) Bobby-Soxer / Lady on 'Freckles' Cover / Screams (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for A Gruesome TwosomeA Gruesome Twosome (Short) Girl Cat (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for It's Murder She Says...It's Murder She Says... (Short) Anopheles Annie's Pal (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for The Shooting of Dan McGooThe Shooting of Dan McGoo (Short) Lou (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Hare ForceHare Force (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Brother BratBrother Brat (Short) Baby Butch's Mom (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for CensoredCensored (Short) Sally Lou (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Russian RhapsodyRussian Rhapsody (Short) Gremlins / Screams (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Swooner CroonerSwooner Crooner (Short) Chickens (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Bugs Bunny Nips the NipsBugs Bunny Nips the Nips (Short) Various (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for The Weakly ReporterThe Weakly Reporter (Short) Lady Buying Steak / Saleslady / Narrator / Cabbie / Lady with Bottle (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Bugs Bunny and the Three BearsBugs Bunny and the Three Bears (Short) Mama Bear (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Little Red Riding RabbitLittle Red Riding Rabbit (Short) Little Red Riding Hood (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Puss n' BootyPuss n' Booty (Short) Woman (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for A Corny ConcertoA Corny Concerto (Short) Mother Swan / Baby Swans (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Hiss and Make UpHiss and Make Up (Short) Granny (voice) (uncredited), Performer ("Carolina in the Morning") (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Pigs in a PolkaPigs in a Polka (Short) Second Little Pig (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for The Hep CatThe Hep Cat (Short) Bird (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for The Dover Boys at Pimento University or The Rivals of Roquefort HallThe Dover Boys at Pimento University or The Rivals of Roquefort Hall (Short) Dora Standpipe (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Wacky BlackoutWacky Blackout (Short) Various (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Sky PrincessSky Princess (Short) Actress (voice)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Goofy GroceriesGoofy Groceries (Short) Cow / Can Can Dancers / Gorilla's Mother (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for Gallopin' GalsGallopin' Gals (Short) Various (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for The Bear's TaleThe Bear's Tale (Short) Mama Bear (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for Confederate HoneyConfederate Honey (Short) Crimson O'Hairoil (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for Cross Country DetoursCross Country Detours (Short) Deer / Little Girl / Phone Operator (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1940
Past Television (33 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Merrie Melodies: Starring Bugs Bunny and FriendsMerrie Melodies: Starring Bugs Bunny and Friends (TV Series) Additional Voices  Less 1990–1993
  • Primary photo for The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner HourThe Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Hour (TV Series) Additional Voices  Less 1968–1978
  • Primary photo for The Bugs Bunny ShowThe Bugs Bunny Show (TV Series) Additional Voices  Less 1960–1975
  • Primary photo for The Road Runner ShowThe Road Runner Show (TV Series) Additional Voices  Less 1966–1973
  • Primary photo for Petticoat JunctionPetticoat Junction (TV Series) Kate Bradley ( 179 episodes, 1963–1969 ) , Performer ("Sweet Leilani") ( 1 episode, 1967 ) , Performer ("Oh! Susanna", "Shine On, Harvest Moon") ( 1 episode, 1967 ) , Performer ("Mighty Lak' a Rose") ( 1 episode, 1967 ) , Performer ("Aura Lea") ( 1 episode, 1967 ) , Performer ("The Hooterville Cannonball") ( 1 episode, 1967 ) , Performer ("In the Evening By the Moonlight") ( 1 episode, 1964 ) , Performer ("Let Me Call You Sweetheart") ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1963–1969 179
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  • Primary photo for The Beverly HillbilliesThe Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series) Cousin Pearl Bodine ( 22 episodes, 1962–1967 ) , Performer ("Jingle Bells", "We Wish You a Merry Christmas") ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962–1967 22
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  • Primary photo for Green AcresGreen Acres (TV Series) Kate Bradley ( 6 episodes, 1965–1966 )  Less 1965–1966 6
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  • Primary photo for The Famous Adventures of Mr. MagooThe Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo (TV Series) Actress  Less 1964–1965
  • Primary photo for The FlintstonesThe Flintstones (TV Series) Betty Rubble / Lady in Office / Octopuss / Gravella / Secretary / Mrs. Rose Sweetslam / Lady on Phone / Ms. Boneville / Nurse / Old Lady / Hester / Mrs. Slag / Waitress / Ms. La Rock / Lady with Baby Pram / Miss Wealthstone / Ms. Kay / Dancer / Switch Board Operator / Sales Lady / Agatha Agate / Alice Secretary / Employment Agency Lady / Operating Room Nurse / Rita / Cookie / Girls in Beauty Contest / Lady / Mrs. Carborundum / Marylou Jim / Sally Secretary / Ladies in Office / Brigette / Bird / Ms. Pitchblend / Dressmaker / Girl #1 / Girl #2 ( 112 episodes, 1960–1964 )  Less 1960–1964 112
    • Operation Switchover (Mar 12, 1964) Betty Rubble / Lady in Office (voice)  Less
    • Bachelor Daze (Mar 5, 1964) Betty Rubble (voice)  Less
    • Son of Rockzilla (Feb 27, 1964) Betty Rubble / Octopuss (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Vacation PlayhouseVacation Playhouse (TV Series) Sybil Murdock ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The JetsonsThe Jetsons (TV Series) Emily Scopes / Celeste Skyler ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
    • A Visit from Grandpa (Dec 2, 1962) Emily Scopes / Celeste Skyler (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Pete and GladysPete and Gladys (TV Series) Mrs. Springer ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The New BreedThe New Breed (TV Series) Miss Horne ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Top CatTop Cat (TV Series) Receptionist / Girl Cat / Fifi The Maid / Fancy's Girlfriend / Julie / Mom / Mrs. Ball ( 6 episodes, 1961–1962 )  Less 1961–1962 6
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  • Primary photo for The Yogi Bear ShowThe Yogi Bear Show (TV Series) Belle / Lady on Riverboat ( 2 episodes, 1961 )  Less 1961 2
  • Primary photo for Peter Loves MaryPeter Loves Mary (TV Series) Wilma ( 32 episodes, 1960–1961 )  Less 1960–1961 32
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  • Primary photo for The Many Loves of Dobie GillisThe Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (TV Series) Telephone Operator ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
    • Spaceville (Apr 25, 1961) Telephone Operator (voice) (as Bea Benadaret)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Chevy ShowThe Chevy Show (TV Series) Eleanor Hewitt ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore Chevy ShowThe Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) Eleanor Hewitt, Kathy's mother ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
    • Happiest Day (Apr 23, 1961) Eleanor Hewitt, Kathy's mother  Less
  • Primary photo for O'Conner's OceanO'Conner's Ocean (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Mary Field ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Mister MagooMister Magoo (TV Series) Leading Lady / Mother Magoo ( 5 episodes, 1960 )  Less 1960 5
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  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Marie ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Restless GunThe Restless Gun (TV Series) Madame Brimstone ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The George Burns ShowThe George Burns Show (TV Series) Blanche Morton / Sybil Wentworth ( 25 episodes, 1958–1959 )  Less 1958–1959 25
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  • Primary photo for The George Burns and Gracie Allen ShowThe George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series) Blanche Morton / Natalie Baker ( 292 episodes, 1950–1958 ) , Performer ("Toot, Toot, Tootsie (Goo' Bye!)") ( 1 episode, 1956 ) , Performer ("Jingle Bells") ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1950–1958 292
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  • Primary photo for The Bob Cummings ShowThe Bob Cummings Show (TV Series) Blanche Morton / Dixie Yates ( 2 episodes, 1956–1957 )  Less 1956–1957 2
  • Primary photo for Matinee TheatreMatinee Theatre (TV Series) Edna ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Screen Directors PlayhouseScreen Directors Playhouse (TV Series) Woman ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Gertrude, switchboard operator / Peggy / Gertrude Gearshift - switchboard operator / Gertrude - Switchboard Operator / Gertrude Gearshift ( 7 episodes, 1952–1955 )  Less 1952–1955 7
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  • Primary photo for The LineupThe Lineup (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for I Love LucyI Love Lucy (TV Series) Miss Lewis ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Oboler Comedy TheatreOboler Comedy Theatre (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1949 )  Less 1949 1
Self (5 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for First Family of the Stone AgeFirst Family of the Stone Age Betty Rubble (voice)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for PasswordPassword (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Talent ScoutsHollywood Talent Scouts (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Danny Kaye ShowThe Danny Kaye Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Talent ScoutsTalent Scouts (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
Archive Footage (17 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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