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Estelle Getty

Wednesday, 25th July 1923 - Tuesday, 22nd July 2008
New York, NY
USA


Emmy-winning actress best known as a wise-cracking octogenarian on the popular '80s-'90s sitcom The Golden Girls. Getty spent 40 years in show business before winning fame and critical recognition as Bea Arthur's sassy, 80-year-old mother on the hit show, even though she was a year younger than her on-screen daughter and about 20 years younger than the character she played. Getty suffered from Lewy body dementia, a degenerative brain disease, and died in Los Angeles, California on July 22, 2008.


Deadly Force
Gussie
1983
Tootsie
Middle-Aged Woman
1983
Copacabana
Bella Stern
1985
Mask
Evelyn
1985
No Man's Land
Eurol Muller
1985
Mannequin
Claire Timkin
1987
Stop Or My Mom Will Shoot
Tutti Bomowski
1992
Stuart Little
Grandma Estelle Little
1999

Golden Girls
The Engagement
as Sophia Petrillo
09/14/1985
Golden Girls
Guess Who's Coming to the Wedding?
as Sophia Petrillo
09/21/1985
Golden Girls
Rose the Prude
as Sophia Petrillo
09/28/1985
Golden Girls
Transplant
as Sophia Petrillo
10/05/1985
Golden Girls
The Triangle
as Sophia Petrillo
10/19/1985
Golden Girls
On Golden Girls
as Sophia Petrillo
10/26/1985
Golden Girls
The Competition
as Sophia Petrillo
11/02/1985
Golden Girls
Break In
as Sophia Petrillo
11/09/1985
Golden Girls
Blanche and the Younger Man
as Sophia Petrillo
11/16/1985
Golden Girls
The Heart Attack
as Sophia Petrillo
11/23/1985
Golden Girls
The Return of Dorothy's Ex
as Sophia Petrillo
11/30/1985
Golden Girls
The Custody Battle
as Sophia Petrillo
12/07/1985
Golden Girls
A Little Romance
as Sophia Petrillo
12/14/1985
Golden Girls
That Was No Lady
as Sophia Petrillo
12/21/1985
Golden Girls
In a Bed of Rose's
as Sophia Petrillo
01/11/1986
Golden Girls
The Truth Will Out
as Sophia Petrillo
01/18/1986
Golden Girls
Nice and Easy
as Sophia Petrillo
02/01/1986
Golden Girls
The Operation
as Sophia Petrillo
02/08/1986
Golden Girls
Second Motherhood
as Sophia Petrillo
02/15/1986
Golden Girls
Adult Education
as Sophia Petrillo
02/22/1986
Golden Girls
Flu Attack
as Sophia Petrillo
03/01/1986
Golden Girls
Job Hunting
as Sophia Petrillo
03/08/1986
Golden Girls
Blind Ambitions
as Sophia Petrillo
03/29/1986
Golden Girls
Big Daddy
as Sophia Petrillo
05/03/1986
Golden Girls
The Way We Met
as Sophia Petrillo
05/10/1986
Golden Girls
End of the Curse
as Sophia Petrillo
09/27/1986
Golden Girls
Ladies of the Evening
as Sophia Petrillo
10/04/1986
Golden Girls
Take Him, He's Mine
as Sophia Petrillo
10/11/1986
Golden Girls
It's a Miserable Life
as Sophia Petrillo
11/01/1986
Golden Girls
Isn't It Romantic?
as Sophia Petrillo
11/08/1986
Golden Girls
Big Daddy's Little Lady
as Sophia Petrillo
11/15/1986
Golden Girls
Family Affair
as Sophia Petrillo
11/22/1986
Golden Girls
Vacation
as Sophia Petrillo
11/29/1986
Golden Girls
Joust Between Friends
as Sophia Petrillo
12/06/1986
Golden Girls
Love, Rose
as Sophia Petrillo
12/13/1986
Golden Girls
'Twas the Nightmare Before Christmas
as Sophia Petrillo
12/20/1986
Golden Girls
The Sisters
as Sophia Petrillo
01/03/1987
Golden Girls
The Stan Who Came to Dinner
as Sophia Petrillo
01/10/1987
Golden Girls
The Actor
as Sophia Petrillo
01/17/1987
Golden Girls
Before and After
as Sophia Petrillo
01/24/1987
Golden Girls
And Then There Was One
as Sophia Petrillo
01/31/1987
Golden Girls
Bedtime Story
as Sophia Petrillo
02/07/1987
Golden Girls
Forgive Me, Father
as Sophia Petrillo
02/14/1987
Golden Girls
Long Day's Journey Into Marinara
as Sophia Petrillo
02/21/1987
Golden Girls
Whose Face Is This, Anyway?
as Sophia Petrillo
02/28/1987
Golden Girls
Dorothy's Prized Pupil
as Sophia Petrillo
03/14/1987
Golden Girls
Diamond in the Rough
as Sophia Petrillo
03/21/1987
Golden Girls
Son-in-Law Dearest
as Sophia Petrillo
04/11/1987
Golden Girls
To Catch a Neighbor
as Sophia Petrillo
05/02/1987
Golden Girls
A Piece of Cake
as Sophia Petrillo
05/09/1987
Golden Girls
Empty Nests
as Sophia Petrillo
05/16/1987
Golden Girls
Old Friends
as Sophia Petrillo
09/19/1987
Golden Girls
One for the Money
as Sophia Petrillo
09/26/1987
Golden Girls
Bringing Up Baby
as Sophia Petrillo
10/03/1987
Golden Girls
The Housekeeper
as Sophia Petrillo
10/17/1987
Golden Girls
Nothing to Fear, But Fear Itself
as Sophia Petrillo
10/24/1987
Golden Girls
Letter to Gorbachev
as Sophia Petrillo
10/31/1987
Golden Girls
Strange Bedfellows
as Sophia Petrillo
11/07/1987
Golden Girls
Brotherly Love
as Sophia Petrillo
11/14/1987
Golden Girls
A Visit from Little Sven
as Sophia Petrillo
11/21/1987
Golden Girls
The Audit
as Sophia Petrillo
11/28/1987
Golden Girls
Three on a Couch
as Sophia Petrillo
12/05/1987
Golden Girls
Charlie's Buddy
as Sophia Petrillo
12/12/1987
Golden Girls
The Artist
as Sophia Petrillo
12/19/1987
Golden Girls
Blanche's Little Girl
as Sophia Petrillo
01/09/1988
Golden Girls
Dorothy's New Friend
as Sophia Petrillo
01/16/1988
Golden Girls
Grab That Dough
as Sophia Petrillo
01/23/1988
Golden Girls
My Brother, My Father
as Sophia Petrillo
02/06/1988
Golden Girls
Golden Moments: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
02/13/1988
Golden Girls
And Ma Makes Three
as Sophia Petrillo
02/20/1988
Golden Girls
Larceny and Old Lace
as Sophia Petrillo
02/27/1988
Golden Girls
Rose's Big Adventure
as Sophia Petrillo
03/12/1988
Golden Girls
Mixed Blessings
as Sophia Petrillo
03/19/1988
Golden Girls
Mister Terrific
as Sophia Petrillo
04/30/1988
Golden Girls
Mother's Day
as Sophia Petrillo
05/07/1988
Golden Girls
Yes, We Have No Havanas
as Sophia Petrillo
10/08/1988
Golden Girls
The Days and Nights of Sophia Petrillo
as Sophia Petrillo
10/22/1988
Golden Girls
The One That Got Away
as Sophia Petrillo
10/29/1988
Golden Girls
Yokel Hero
as Sophia Petrillo
11/05/1988
Golden Girls
Bang the Drum, Stanley
as Sophia Petrillo
11/12/1988
Golden Girls
Sophia's Wedding: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
11/19/1988
Golden Girls
Sophia's Wedding: Part 2
as Sophia Petrillo
11/26/1988
Golden Girls
Brother, Can You Spare That Jacket?
as Sophia Petrillo
12/03/1988
Golden Girls
Scared Straight
as Sophia Petrillo
12/10/1988
Golden Girls
Stan Takes a Wife
as Sophia Petrillo
01/07/1989
Golden Girls
The Auction
as Sophia Petrillo
01/14/1989
Golden Girls
Blind Date
as Sophia Petrillo
01/28/1989
Golden Girls
The Impotence of Being Ernest
as Sophia Petrillo
02/04/1989
Golden Girls
Love Me Tender
as Sophia Petrillo
02/06/1989
Golden Girls
Valentine's Day
as Sophia Petrillo
02/11/1989
Golden Girls
Two Rode Together
as Sophia Petrillo
02/18/1989
Golden Girls
You Gotta Have Hope
as Sophia Petrillo
02/25/1989
Golden Girls
Fiddler on the Ropes
as Sophia Petrillo
03/04/1989
Golden Girls
Till Death Do We Volley
as Sophia Petrillo
03/18/1989
Golden Girls
High Anxiety
as Sophia Petrillo
03/25/1989
Golden Girls
Little Sister
as Sophia Petrillo
04/01/1989
Golden Girls
Sophia's Choice
as Sophia Petrillo
04/15/1989
Golden Girls
Rites of Spring
as Sophia Petrillo
04/29/1989
Golden Girls
Foreign Exchange
as Sophia Petrillo
05/06/1989
Golden Girls
We're Outta Here: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
05/13/1989
Golden Girls
Sick and Tired: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
09/23/1989
Golden Girls
Sick and Tired: Part 2
as Sophia Petrillo
09/30/1989
Golden Girls
The Accurate Conception
as Sophia Petrillo
10/14/1989
Golden Girls
Rose Fights Back
as Sophia Petrillo
10/21/1989
Golden Girls
Love Under the Big Top
as Sophia Petrillo
10/28/1989
Golden Girls
Dancing in the Dark
as Sophia Petrillo
11/04/1989
Golden Girls
Not Another Monday
as Sophia Petrillo
11/11/1989
Golden Girls
That Old Feeling
as Sophia Petrillo
11/18/1989
Golden Girls
Comedy of Errors
as Sophia Petrillo
11/25/1989
Golden Girls
All That Jazz
as Sophia Petrillo
12/02/1989
Golden Girls
Ebb Tide
as Sophia Petrillo
12/09/1989
Golden Girls
Have Yourself a Very Little Christmas
as Sophia Petrillo
12/16/1989
Golden Girls
Mary Has a Little Lamb
as Sophia Petrillo
01/06/1990
Golden Girls
Great Expectations
as Sophia Petrillo
01/13/1990
Golden Girls
Triple Play
as Sophia Petrillo
01/27/1990
Golden Girls
Clinton Avenue Memoirs
as Sophia Petrillo
02/03/1990
Golden Girls
Like the Beep Beep Beep of the Tom Tom
as Sophia Petrillo
02/10/1990
Golden Girls
An Illegitimate Concern
as Sophia Petrillo
02/12/1990
Golden Girls
72 Hours
as Sophia Petrillo
02/17/1990
Golden Girls
Twice in a Lifetime
as Sophia Petrillo
02/24/1990
Golden Girls
Sisters and Other Strangers
as Sophia Petrillo
03/03/1990
Golden Girls
Cheaters
as Sophia Petrillo
03/24/1990
Golden Girls
The Mangiacavallo Curse Makes a Lousy Wedding Present
as Sophia Petrillo
03/31/1990
Golden Girls
All Bets Off
as Sophia Petrillo
04/28/1990
Golden Girls
The President's Coming! The President's Coming! Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
05/05/1990
Golden Girls
Blanche Delivers
as Sophia Petrillo
09/22/1990
Golden Girls
Once in St. Olaf
as Sophia Petrillo
09/29/1990
Golden Girls
If at Last You Do Succeed
as Sophia Petrillo
10/06/1990
Golden Girls
Snap Out of It
as Sophia Petrillo
10/13/1990
Golden Girls
Wham, Bam, Thank You, Mammy
as Sophia Petrillo
10/20/1990
Golden Girls
Feelings
as Sophia Petrillo
10/27/1990
Golden Girls
Zborn Again
as Sophia Petrillo
11/03/1990
Golden Girls
How Do You Solve a Problem Like Sophia?
as Sophia Petrillo
11/10/1990
Golden Girls
Mrs. George Devereaux
as Sophia Petrillo
11/17/1990
Golden Girls
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun... Before They Die
as Sophia Petrillo
11/24/1990
Golden Girls
Stand by Your Man
as Sophia Petrillo
12/01/1990
Golden Girls
Ebbtide's Revenge
as Sophia Petrillo
12/15/1990
Golden Girls
The Bloom Is Off the Rose
as Sophia Petrillo
01/05/1991
Golden Girls
Sisters of the Bride
as Sophia Petrillo
01/12/1991
Golden Girls
Miles to Go
as Sophia Petrillo
01/19/1991
Golden Girls
There Goes the Bride: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
02/02/1991
Golden Girls
There Goes the Bride: Part 2
as Sophia Petrillo
02/09/1991
Blossom
I Ain't Got No Buddy
as Sophia Petrillo
02/11/1991
Golden Girls
Melodrama
as Sophia Petrillo
02/16/1991
Golden Girls
Even Grandmas Get the Blues
as Sophia Petrillo
03/02/1991
Golden Girls
Witness
as Sophia Petrillo
03/09/1991
Golden Girls
What a Difference a Date Makes
as Sophia Petrillo
03/23/1991
Golden Girls
Love for Sale
as Sophia Petrillo
04/06/1991
Golden Girls
Never Yell Fire in a Crowded Retirement Home: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
04/27/1991
Golden Girls
Henny Penny - Straight, No Chaser
as Sophia Petrillo
05/04/1991
Golden Girls
Hey, Look Me Over
as Sophia Petrillo
09/21/1991
Golden Girls
The Case of the Libertine Belle
as Sophia Petrillo
09/28/1991
Golden Girls
Beauty and the Beast
as Sophia Petrillo
10/05/1991
Golden Girls
That's for Me to Know
as Sophia Petrillo
10/12/1991
Golden Girls
Where's Charlie?
as Sophia Petrillo
10/19/1991
Golden Girls
Mother Load
as Sophia Petrillo
10/26/1991
Golden Girls
Dateline: Miami
as Sophia Petrillo
11/02/1991
Golden Girls
The Monkey Show: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
11/09/1991
Golden Girls
Ro$e Love$ Mile$
as Sophia Petrillo
11/16/1991
Golden Girls
Room Seven
as Sophia Petrillo
11/23/1991
Golden Girls
From Here to the Pharmacy
as Sophia Petrillo
12/07/1991
Golden Girls
The Pope's Ring
as Sophia Petrillo
12/14/1991
Golden Girls
Old Boyfriends
as Sophia Petrillo
01/04/1992
Golden Girls
Goodbye, Mr. Gordon
as Sophia Petrillo
01/11/1992
Golden Girls
The Commitments
as Sophia Petrillo
01/25/1992
Golden Girls
Questions and Answers
as Sophia Petrillo
02/08/1992
Golden Girls
Ebbtide VI: The Wrath of Stan
as Sophia Petrillo
02/15/1992
Golden Girls
Journey to the Center of Attention
as Sophia Petrillo
02/22/1992
Golden Girls
A Midwinter Night's Dream: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
02/29/1992
Golden Girls
Rose: Portrait of a Woman
as Sophia Petrillo
03/07/1992
Golden Girls
Home Again, Rose: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
04/25/1992
Golden Girls
Home Again, Rose: Part 2
as Sophia Petrillo
05/02/1992
Golden Girls
One Flew Out of the Cuckoo's Nest: Part 1
as Sophia Petrillo
05/09/1992
Nanny
Making Whoopi
as Herself
11/18/1998
Inside the Actors Studio
Betty White
as Herself (archive footage)
09/28/2010