New York City, New York, USA
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Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
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Sophia Petrillo on The Golden Girls
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Estelle Getty began her acting career in 1978 with Team-Mates (1978). She also had short roles in two critically acclaimed classics, Tootsie (1982) and Mask (1985). In 1985, Estelle began acting in "The Golden Girls" (1985), with Beatrice Arthur, Betty White, and Rue McClanahan. The successful show won two Emmys for outstanding television series, and Estelle herself won an Emmy in 1988. Among other things she`s done in TV is playing Sophia Petrillo in shows several times, "The Golden Palace" (1992) and "Empty Nest" (1988) among them. Most recently, Estelle has been in the family film Stuart Little (1999) and playing "Hollywood Squares" (1998).
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Estelle Getty (née Scher; July 25, 1923 – July 22, 2008) was an American actress and comedian, who appeared in film, television, and theatre. She was best known for her role as Sophia Petrillo on The Golden Girls from 1985 to 1992, which won her an Emmy and a Golden Globe, on The Golden Palace from 1992 to 1993, and on Empty Nest from 1993 to 1995. In her later years, after retiring from acting, she battled Lewy body dementia.
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passed away on 22nd Jul 2008 aged 84. |||
Estelle Getty passed away on 22nd Jul 2008 aged 84. Her last relationship was when Arthur Gettleman and Estelle Getty were married for 56 years before Arthur Gettleman died aged 85.
Estelle Getty was previously married to Arthur Gettleman (1947 - 2004).
Estelle Getty had 2 children, Carl and Barry.
Estelle Getty is a 84 year old American Actress. Born Estelle Scher on 25th July, 1923 in New York City, New York, USA, she is famous for Sophia Petrillo on The Golden Girls in a career that spans 1978–2000. Her zodiac sign is Leo.
Estelle Getty was in 11 on-screen matchups, notably with Cesar Romero in The Golden Girls (1985), Douglas Seale in The Golden Girls (1985), Henry Darrow in The Golden Girls (1985), Jack Gilford in The Golden Girls (1985) and Julio Iglesias in The Golden Girls (1985).
Estelle Getty is a member of the following lists:
Deaths from dementia with Lewy bodies,
Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award winners and
Jewish American actresses.
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