10 wins & 13 nominations.
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1951: "Love or Money" as Nita at the Circle Theatre, Atlantic City, NJ.
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Portrayal |
2 Interviews |
17 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Beatrice Arthur | Beatrice Aurthur
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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I really feel all my adult life has been spent in that little black box. If a wonderful part on TV came along I would do it. But I don't want to do a recurring role. It would just be my luck that the thing would be successful. I'm old enough now and also secure enough financially that I really only want to do what I want to do.
Claimed that co-star Esther Rolle
didn't display any comedic talent on Maude
(1972), until she was given her own show Good Times
(1974). She would quote Maude writer Arthur Julian
statement about Rolle: "My name is Esther Rolle. I don't do windows, and I don't do comedy.".
The catchphrase, "God Will Get You For That!"