Eartha Kitt


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  • Birth Name: Eartha Mae Keith
  • Birth Place: North, SC
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 01/17/1927, Capricorn
  • Date of Death: 12/25/2008
  • Profession: Singer; actor; dancer
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10 Things We Learned From Bill Cosby's New Biography

Cosby: His Life and Times, Mark Whitaker's comprehensive biography of Bill Cosby, hits stores Tuesday. The absorbing read chronicles the comedian's rise from the Philadelphia projects to stand-up king, his groundbreaking role on I Spy — as TV's first black leading man — and TV's most beloved dad on The Cosby Show. But for every high, there were plenty of lows: his near-bankruptcy, his scandalous affairs that resulted in an extortion trial, his estrangement from a daughter and the bizarre murder of his only son.

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Batman TV Show Is Coming to DVD

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The original Batman TV series from the 1960s, starring Adam West as the Caped Crusader, is finally going to be available to own.

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Exclusive: Batgirl Makes Her Batman '66 Debut

When Batman's away, Catwoman will play — unless Batgirl has something to say about it. In this week's chapter of Batman '66, the digital comic based on the classic 1960s TV series Batman, Batgirl makes her debut, filling in for the Dynamic Duo, who are out of town on a case.

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Batman: The Second Season Part Two
Batman: The Second Season Part Two [HD]
Preaching To The Choir
Fatal Instinct

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And Then Came Love
And Then Came Love
Preaching to the Choir
Kronk's New Groove

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Once Upon a Time In Springfield
Save the Cool Cat & the Hip Hippo! / Tuck and Buck!
A Job Well Done!/Save the Rhino!
My Life As A Teenage Robot: The Puppet Bride / Histrionics

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Year Title Description
2007 And Then Came Love Movie, Actor - Mona
2006 Preaching To The Choir Movie, Actor - Ms. Nettie
2006 The Emperor's New School TV Show Series, Voice - Yzma
2005 Kronk's New Groove Movie, Actor - Yzma
2003 Holes Movie, Actor - Madame Zeroni

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Wonder Pets Returns with One of Kitt's Final Performances

When Nickelodeon's Emmy-winning The Wonder Pets! series kicks off its third season on May 18, Eartha Kitt will be among the guest stars, voicing a Cool Cat who wants to scat. Kitt's voice work for the animated series marks one of her final performances before succumbing to colon cancer last Christmas Day.

Playing Hip Hippo to Kitt's Cool Cat in the season opener is ... read more

Eartha Kitt, Actress and Singer, Dies at 81

Eartha Kitt, an actress well known for her turn as TV's Catwoman and a singer whose choral calling cards included the sultry and seasonal "Santa Baby," died on Thursday of colon cancer, says a family spokesperson. She was 81.

Kitt's career spanned six decades, during which time she won two Emmys (for her voice work in The Emperor's New School, a small-screen adaptation of the animated feature The Emperor's New Groove) and collected several Tony and Grammy nominations.

Kitt began her career in 1946 as ... read more


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