Bea Arthur

Bea Arthur

American actress, singer, and comedian
A stylish, droll, acid-tongued actress, comedienne, and singer, Bea Arthur was one of America's leading stage and television actresses, known for performances in musicals and dramatic plays, and to television audiences for playing outspoken and independent-minded women.
BornMay 13, 1922
HometownNew York City, New York, United States of America
Net worth$25 million
Height5'10" (1.77m)
SpouseGene Saks (m 1950 - 1978) , Robert Alan Aurthur (m 1947 - 1950) , Robert Alan Aurthur (m 1944 - 1950)
ChildrenDaniel Saks , Matthew Saks
ParentsPhilip Frankel , Rebecca Frankel
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Photos

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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There
Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There
1h 51min
1975
My First Love
My First Love
1h 40min
1988
The Golden Girls
The Golden Girls
TV-PG
0h 30min
1985
The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Joan Collins
The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Joan Collins
1984
Maude
Maude
TV-14
0h 30min
1972
Lovers and Other Strangers
Lovers and Other Strangers
GP
1h 44min
1970

Albums

Bea Arthur on Broadway: Just Between Friends
Bea Arthur on Broadway: Just Between Friends
2002

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1989Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Golden GirlsNominated
1989Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or ComedyThe Golden GirlsNominated
1988Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or ComedyThe Golden GirlsNominated
1988Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Golden GirlsWinner
1987Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Golden GirlsNominated