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Bea Benaderet


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Birth Name: Bea Benaderet
Born: 04/04/1906
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA
Death Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 10/13/1968

One of the busiest voice actors of the post-war era, radio star Bea Benaderet then became a fixture of CBS TV comedy with roles in "The Burns and Allen Show" (CBS 1950-1958), "The Beverly Hillbillies" (CBS 1962-1971) and "Petticoat Junction" (CBS 1963-1970). Born in New York City to a Turkish father and Irish-American mother in 1906, Benaderet grew up in San Francisco where she was spotted aged twelve by the manager of KGO, who invited her to sing on his radio station. While attending the city's Reginald Travis School of Acting, she performed with various stock companies and little theaters and landed several minor radio roles before making her network debut in Orson Welles' "The Campbell Pl...

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Popular Television:
1985 Flintstones 25th Anniversary Celebration
1969 Petticoat Junction
1962 Beverly Hillbillies
1960 Flintstones
1950 Burns and Allen
1950 George Burns and Gracie Allen Show

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