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Betty White was born in Oak Park, Illinois, to Christine Tess (Cachikis), a homemaker, and Horace Logan White, a lighting company executive. She is of Danish, Greek, English, and Welsh descent. Although best known as the devious Sue Ann Nivens on the classic sitcom Mary Tyler Moore (1970) and the ditzy Rose Nylund on The Golden Girls (1985), Betty ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 4 Golden Globes. Another 35 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Bringing Down the House
(2003)
The Golden Girls
The Golden Girls Rose Nylund
(1985-1992)
Match Game 73
Match Game 73 Herself - Panelist / Herself - Guest Panelist
(1973-1982)
The Match Game
The Match Game Herself - Team Captain / Herself - Team Member
(1963-1969)

Filmography

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 2016 Crowded (TV Series)
Sandy
- The Fixer (2016) ... Sandy
 2016 SpongeBob SquarePants (TV Series)
Beatrice
- Mall Girl Pearl/Two Thumbs Down (2016) ... Beatrice (voice)
 2015 Fireside Chat with Esther (TV Series)
Rose
- The Golden Girl (2015) ... Rose
 2014 The Daly Show (TV Series)
Betty
- Hot in Cleveland (2014) ... Betty
 2014 The Soul Man (TV Series)
Elka
- All the Way Live (2014) ... Elka
 2014 WWE Raw (TV Series)
Betty White
- Episode #22.6 (2014) ... Betty White
 2013 Mickey Mouse (TV Series short)
Aardvark Lady
- New York Weenie (2013) ... Aardvark Lady (voice)
 2013 Save Me (TV Series)
God
- Holier Than Thou (2013) ... God
 2012 The Client List (TV Series)
Ruth Hudson
 2012 The Lorax
Grammy Norma (voice)
 2009-2010 Glenn Martin DDS (TV Series)
Grandma Shelia Martin / Dora
- Step Brother (2010) ... Grandma Shelia Martin (voice)
- From Here to Fraternity (2009) ... Dora (voice)
 2010 The Middle (TV Series)
Mrs. Nethercott
- Average Rules (2010) ... Mrs. Nethercott
 2009 Part Two: The Warm Mission (Short)
Betty
 2009 30 Rock (TV Series)
Betty White
 2009 Love N' Dancing
Irene
 2009 My Name Is Earl (TV Series)
Mrs. Weezmer
- Witch Lady (2009) ... Mrs. Weezmer
 2008 Ponyo
Noriko (English version, voice)
 2007 Ugly Betty (TV Series)
Betty White
 2007 Sea Tales (Video)
 2004-2007 Higglytown Heroes (TV Series)
Grandma / Grandma Hero
- Choo Choo Zucchini/Something Ducky Going On (2007) ... Grandma (voice)
- Two Bees or Not Two Bees (2005) ... Grandma (voice)
- First Snow/All Tire'd Out (2004) ... Grandma Hero
 2005 Joey (TV Series)
Margaret Bly
- Joey and the House (2005) ... Margaret Bly
 2005 The Third Wish
Lettie
 2005 Annie's Point (TV Movie)
Annie Eason
 2004 SPCALA Telethon (TV Movie)
Host - Herself
 2004 Father of the Pride (TV Series)
Grandma Wilson
- Donkey (2004) ... Grandma Wilson (voice, uncredited)
 2004 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series)
Sylvia
- Victor's Other Family (2004) ... Sylvia
 2003-2004 Everwood (TV Series)
Carol Roberts
 2003 Stealing Christmas (TV Movie)
Emily Sutton
 2003 I'm with Her (TV Series)
Betty White
 2003 Gary the Rat (TV Series)
Gary's Mother
- This Is Not a Pipe (2003) ... Gary's Mother (voice)
 2003 The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy (TV Series)
Mrs. Doolin
- Who Killed Who?/Tween Wolf (2003) ... Mrs. Doolin (voice)
 2003 Return to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt (TV Movie)
Woman in Window During Batclimb Sequence
 1999-2002 King of the Hill (TV Series)
Dorothy / Ellen / Delia
- The Son Also Roses (2002) ... Dorothy / Ellen (voice)
- Escape from Party Island (1999) ... Delia (voice)
 2002 Providence (TV Series)
Julianna
- The Heart of the Matter (2002) ... Julianna
 2002 Yes, Dear (TV Series)
Sylvia
- Kim's New Nanny (2002) ... Sylvia
 2002 Teacher's Pet (TV Series)
Granny
- The Turkey That Came for Dinner (2002) ... Granny (voice)
 2001 The Ellen Show (TV Series)
Connie Gibson
- Missing the Bus (2001) ... Connie Gibson
 2001 The Retrievers (TV Movie)
Mrs. Krisper
 2000 Tom Sawyer (Video)
Aunt Polly (voice)
 1999 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Dr. Shirley Flott
- Seeing Green (1999) ... Dr. Shirley Flott
 1999 Hercules (TV Series)
Hestia
 1998 L.A. Doctors (TV Series)
Mrs. Brooks
- Leap of Faith (1998) ... Mrs. Brooks
 1998 The Lionhearts (TV Series)
Dorothy
- Leo's Diet (1998) ... Dorothy (voice)
- Brown Dog Day (1998) ... Dorothy (voice)
- Singin' in the Mane (1998) ... Dorothy (voice)
- Family Circus (1998) ... Dorothy (voice)
 1996 The Story of Santa Claus (TV Movie)
Gretchen Claus (voice)
 1996 Suddenly Susan (TV Series)
Midge Haber
 1996 A Weekend in the Country (TV Movie)
Martha
 1994 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Dora Sloan
- Death by Extermination (1994) ... Dora Sloan
 1993 Bob (TV Series)
Sylvia Schmidt
- Have Yourself a Married Little Christmas (1993) ... Sylvia Schmidt
- Michiana Moon (1993) ... Sylvia Schmidt
- Better to Have Loved and Flossed (1993) ... Sylvia Schmidt
- Speechless in Chicago (1993) ... Sylvia Schmidt
- For Pete's Sake (1993) ... Sylvia Schmidt
 1991 Chance of a Lifetime (TV Movie)
Evelyn Eglin
 1991 Nurses (TV Series)
Rose Nylund
 1990 Carol & Company (TV Series)
Trisha Durant
- Trisha Springs Eternal (1990) ... Trisha Durant
 1990 The Earth Day Special (TV Special)
Rose Nylund
 1988 Santa Barbara (TV Series)
Waitress / Lady in the Theatre
- Episode #1.877 (1988) ... Waitress (uncredited)
- Episode #1.876 (1988) ... Lady in the Theatre (uncredited)
- Episode #1.875 (1988) ... Waitress (uncredited)
 1987 Matlock (TV Series)
Betty White
- The Network (1987) ... Betty White
 1987 Alf Loves a Mystery (TV Movie)
Aunt Harriet
 1985 Who's the Boss? (TV Series)
Macy's Parade Hostess / Bobbie Barnes
- Thanksgiving at Mrs. Rossini's (1985) ... Macy's Parade Hostess (voice)
- Eye on Angela (1985) ... Bobbie Barnes
 1985 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Capt. Gloria Neal
- Close Encounters (1985) ... Capt. Gloria Neal
- Red, White, Black and Blue (1985) ... Capt. Gloria Neal
 1984 Hotel (TV Series)
Wilma Klein
- Outsiders (1984) ... Wilma Klein
 1983 Fame (TV Series)
Catherine
- Sunshine Again (1983) ... Catherine
 1982 Eunice (TV Movie)
Ellen
 1982 Love, Sidney (TV Series)
Charlotte
- Charlotte's Web (1982) ... Charlotte
 1981 Best of the West (TV Series)
Amanda Tremaine
- Mail Order Bride (1981) ... Amanda Tremaine
 1981 Stephanie (TV Movie)
Agnes Dewey
 1980 The Gossip Columnist (TV Movie)
 1979 Before and After (TV Movie)
Anita
 1979 The Best Place to Be (TV Movie)
Sally Cantrell
 1978 Snavely (TV Movie)
Gladys Snavely
 1978 With This Ring (TV Movie)
Evelyn Harris
 1977-1978 The Betty White Show (TV Series)
Joyce Whitman
- The Stunt Woman (1978) ... Joyce Whitman
- Play Misty for John (1978) ... Joyce Whitman
- Fletcher's Decision (1977) ... Joyce Whitman
- Joyce's Wedding (1977) ... Joyce Whitman
- Joyce, the Matchmaker (1977) ... Joyce Whitman
 1975 The Carol Burnett Show (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #9.11 (1975) ... Various
 1975 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Louise Demery
 1975 Lucas Tanner (TV Series)
Lydia Merrick
- The Noise of a Quiet Weekend (1975) ... Lydia Merrick
 1972 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Betty White
- Password (1972) ... Betty White
 1971 Vanished (TV Movie)
TV Hostess
 1969 Petticoat Junction (TV Series)
Adelle Colby
- The Cannonball Bookmobile (1969) ... Adelle Colby
 1968 That's Life (TV Series)
- Buying a House (1968)
 1962 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
 1962 Advise & Consent
Senator Bessie Adams
 1956 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Virginia Lennart
- Millionaire Virginia Lennart (1956) ... Virginia Lennart
 1952-1955 Life with Elizabeth (TV Series)
Elizabeth
- Episode #2.19 (1955) ... Elizabeth
- Episode #1.22 (1954) ... Elizabeth
- Episode #1.19 (1954) ... Elizabeth
- Episode #1.8 (1953) ... Elizabeth
 1949 Hollywood on Television (TV Series)
Phone Girl
 1945 Time to Kill (Short)
Lou's Girl
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (8 credits)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (310 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (29 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

(June 24 to 29, 1968) She acted in Harry Kurnitz's play, "Once More, With Feeling," at the Oguquit Playhouse in a John Lane presentation with Allen Ludden in the cast. Porter Van Zandt was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Print Biographies | 5 Interviews | 12 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Allen & Betty

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Animals are near and dear to my heart, and I've devoted my life to trying to improve their lives. See more »

Trivia:

Long lives ran in her family. See more »

Trademark:

Sparkling blue eyes See more »

Nickname:

Grand Dame of Television See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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