Estelle Getty


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  • Birth Name: Estelle Scher
  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 07/25/1923, Leo
  • Date of Death: 07/22/2008
  • Profession: Actor
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VIDEO: One Flew Out of the Cuckoo's Nest, Pt. 1

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One Flew Out of the Cuckoo's Nest, Pt. 1
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Length: 10:56:28
Aired: 5/9/1992

Blanche has a date and tries to dump her visiting uncle Lucas on Dorothy. Later, to get revenge, Dorothy and Lucas play a trick on Blanche by telling her they're getting married. However, when Rose announces she plans on moving, Lucas decides to reveal the truth but instead proposes to Dorothy for real. watch

VIDEO: One Flew Out of the Cuckoo's Nest, Pt. 2

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One Flew Out of the Cuckoo's Nest, Pt. 2
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Length: 10:32:34
Aired: 5/9/1992

Dorothy accepts Lucas's marriage proposal and are wed. Blanche, Rose and Dorothy must say a tearful goodbye with Dorothy planning on moving to Atlanta. Meanwhile, Sophia makes a final decision on where she wants to live. watch

VIDEO: Home Again Rose (Part 1)

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Home Again Rose (Part 1)
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Length: 24:00
Aired: 5/9/1992

At a high school reunion, Rose experiences a sharp pain in her arm. watch


Tootsie (1982) -- (Movie Clip) I Am Michael Dorsey
Tootsie (1982) -- (Movie Clip) Can I Call You Dotty?
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Tootsie (1982) -- (Movie Clip) No One Will Hire You

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TV Listings



Year Title Description
1999 Stuart Little Movie, Actor - Grandma Estelle
1999 The Million Dollar Kid Movie, Actor - Sister Rosanne
1992 The Golden Palace TV Show Series, Actor - Sophia Petrillo
1992 Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot Movie, Actor - Tutti Bomowski
1988 Empty Nest TV Show Series, Actor - Sophia Petrillo

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Game of Thrones By the Book: Theon's Horrible Fate and Jaime's Annoying Hair

Hello, friends and bannermen. Game of Thrones' second episode revealed the fates of several more favorite characters that we didn't have time for in the premiere. That's right, more Starks! How did it match up with the books? How did it differ?

This weekly chat series is for fans of George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire books, upon which HBO's fantasy drama is based. It's meant to be a safe haven to discuss spoilers and changes from the novels and how they have played out or will play out in the TV series. Hanh Nguyen and Sadie Gennis are longtime fantasy fans of varying levels of geekiness who will sound off on all things Westerosi (and beyond!).
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Keck's Exclusives: Marc Cherry's Top Secret Golden Girls Reunion First Look

Shhh. Here's an exclusive first look at writer/producer Marc Cherry's super top secret Golden Girls reunion project, starring from left to right: Betty White (Rose), Estelle Getty (Sophia), Bea Arthur (Dorothy) and Rue McClanahan (Blanche). No worries that three quarters of the cast passed away over the last few years, as no dialogue was written for this reunion. Rather, the skeletal ladies were on display as part of a Halloween lawn display treat for fortunate trick or treaters who visited Marc's L.A. home two weeks back.
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Castmates Remember Rue McClanahan

Rue McClanahan, who passed away June 3 after suffering a massive stroke, is remembered fondly by her former costars. "Rue was a close and dear friend. I treasured our relationship," Betty White, McClanahan's costar on The Golden Girls, said in a statement. "It hurts more than I ... read more

Rue McClanahan Dies at 76

Rue McClanahan, best known as Golden Girls' man-hungry Southern debutante Blanche Devereaux and Maude's scatterbrained Vivian Harmon, has died. She was 76.

McClanahan suffered a massive stroke and died at ...
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Academy Works to Remove Estelle Getty's Emmy from eBay

The television academy has taken steps to remove Estelle Getty's 1988 Emmy from eBay, where it popped up last week.

"When the Emmy winner wins, they sign a form acknowledging the statue is a loan and [that they] can keep it as long as they desire. But if they part with it, they must ... read more

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