Betty White, one of the most mythical and longest-lived actresses in Hollywood has died at the age of 99. She was a few weeks away from her 100th birthday, her birthday would have been January 17th. Her passing has been reported by TMZ.
Betty White’s acting journey began in 1939, but she became especially famous in her role as Rose Nylund on the series The Golden Girls. It aired from 1985 to 1992. She is about the woman with the longest career on television.
Betty White was nominated 20 times for Emmy Awards and won seven times. She was also a candidate for the Golden Globes four times. The actress’s filmography is extensive both in film and on television.
The first film in which Betty White participated was in Tempest over Washington (Advise & Consent), released in 1962. She was active on the big screen until 2019, in which she participated as voices in Toy Story 4 . In total he has 30 films behind him.
But where she really had a career of absolute recognition was on the small screen. Her first big role was in the sitcom Life with Elizabeth, in which he had the main role for 65 episodes between 1953 and 1955. Later between 1973 and 1977, she had a leading role in The Mary Tyler Moore Show that earned him two Emmy Awards.
In 1983 Betty White also became the first woman to win an Emmy for hosting a TV show, which was previously reserved for men only. Before participating in The Golden Girls, she acted in series such as Mama’s Family, Hospital, and Who sends who?
After passing through The Golden Girls, Betty White was active with guest roles in a number of series, including Suddenly Susan, Yes, Dear, or The Practitioners. She also reprized her role as Rose Nylund in the one-season spinoff called The Golden Palace, and in two additional series where the character appears: Empty Nest and Nurses, both set in Miami.
In 2006 she joined the American novel Beauty and Power as Anne Douglas for 22 episodes. She also has a recurring role on Boston Legal from 2005 to 2008, repeating a role she began on The Practice in 2004. Betty White’s 100th birthday will be celebrated in a special television broadcast scheduled to air on January 17, 2022. called Betty White: 100 Years Young – A Birthday Celebration .
Betty White was not ill and did not suffer from any major health complications. So far no more details have been released about the causes of her death. Maybe she dies due to old age.