Won 1 Golden Globe.
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With writer Steve Delsohn, wrote her autobiography, "If I Knew Then What I Know Now...So What?" (Contemporary Books, 1988).
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Estelle Gettleman | Stella Getty | Estelle Scher
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Did You Know?
I've played mothers to heroes and mothers to zeroes. I've played Irish mothers, Jewish mothers, Italian mothers, Southern mothers, New England mothers, mothers in plays by Neil Simon and Arthur Miller and Tennessee Williams. I've played mother to everyone but Attila the Hun.
Although her character of Sophia often made jokes about the Republican party on The Golden Girls
(1985) Getty herself was a registered Republican, a fact she recognized in her personal biography.