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Betty White: Entertainer of the Year, Guinness World Record Holder and so much more!
Nobody could argue about whether or not Betty White is THE Entertainer of the Year for 2010. This 88-year old actress was everywhere!
Betty White's typically humble response to receiving this award? "It's ridiculous," she said of the honor. "They haven't caught on to me, and I hope they never do."
Ms. White won the Associated Press award by finishing ahead of the cast of the hit television series Glee, Conan O'Brien, James Cameron, the Apple iPad and Jon Stewart.
In 2014, Ms. White will be in the Guinness World Records book for having had the Longest TV Career for an Entertainer (Female).
On this page, read a bit more about what Betty White, a renowned actress and comedian.
Betty White 2014
Guinness World Records 2014
Betty White will appear in the Guinness World Records book for 2014 for the Longest TV Career for an Entertainer (Female). She's worked in the entertainment world since 1939. About her career, Ms. White says, "I have no regrets at all. None. I consider myself to be the luckiest old broad on two feet." Read the full interview with Guinness World Records here.
Highlights this year include including a skateboarding goat, a robot dragon, the furriest cat and a king-size drumkit. New topics include superheroes, venom, and social networking and new record holders include...Betty White!
Betty White 2010
Betty White is One Of Barbara Walter's Ten Most Fascinating People in 2010
What Did Betty White Do in 2010?
What did Betty White do in 2010? A lot and definitely NOT just a Snickers commercial! Read on to see at least a partial list of her accomplishments this year:
Betty White Movies 2010
- Betty White started 2010 off with the receipt of a lifetime achievement award from the Screen Actors Guild, based in large part on her appearances in the long running television comedies, The Golden Girls and The Mary Tyler Moore Show.
- She appeared in a Snickers commercial that aired during the Super Bowl.
- She posed in a 2011 calendar with a series of 'hunky' men.
- She was the focus of a Facebook fan page urging Saturday Night Life (SNL) to feature her as a guest host. After she appeared in the Snickers Super Bowl Ad more than 500,000 had signed up to support her as guest host. (Later it was revealed that she had turned down SNL on three occasions.
- Betty White DID appear on SNL, with the eipsode airing on the weekend of Mother's Day in May and including many female members of SNL including Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and Rachel Dratch. She appeared in every sketch and the show drew one of the biggest audiences of recent years and was viewed by more than 12 million viewers. For her appearance on Saturday Night Live, White won her seventh Emmy award, this time for outstanding guest acress in a comedy series.
- She starred in The Proposal with Sandra Bullock.
- She starred in You Again (a comedy) with Jamie Lee Curtis and Sigorney Weaver.
- She made guest appearances on Community and The Middle.
- She returned to television in the sitcom Hot in Cleveland.
- Betty White was featured on Barbara Walters' list of the 10 most fascinating people of 2010.
- Betty White received the Associate Press Entertainer of the Year Award.
Betty White Says She Is Overexposed
Hot in Cleveland Season 1
Betty White plays the caretaker to three HOT women in Cleveland.
Betty White returned to television sitcoms in 2010 with the television series, Hot in Cleveland.
The story? That of three women, played by Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves and Wendie Malick, from L.A. suddenly living together in Cleveland who are pleased to discover that they are hot. They love their new lives with a new home and a very interesting caretaker, played by Betty White.
Betty White 2011
If You Ask Me: (And of Course You Won't)
What Will Betty White Do in 2011?
What will Betty White be up to in 2011? Well, it appears that this energetic 88-year old is not about to leave the limelight anytime soon. Already in the works for 2011 are:
- Betty White will return for a second season of Hot in Cleveland on January 19, 20100. This, the first episode of the new season, will feature an extra-special guest appearance by Mary Tyler Moore.
- She will also star alongside Jennifer Love Hewitt in a 2011 Hallmark Hall of Fame movie, The Lost Valentine.
- Betty White has two books coming out called If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won't) and a book of animal photography from the Los Angeles Zoo.
The Betty White Calendar 2011 - Celebrate a fantastic new year with Betty White and twelve hunky men. On sale now at Amazon for half price!
Unfortunately, there does not appear to be a 2012 Betty White calendar.
"Betty White fan? Of course you are! Then you need the Betty White 2011 Wall Calendar. Everyone's favorite 88-year-old, Betty White is well known most recently for her guest host spot on Saturday Night Live in May 2010."Read more about the Betty White 2011 Wall calendar.
Is Betty White the NEW Brad Pitt?
The Golden Girls
Betty White is the last survivor of the television series, The Golden Girls.
This year, Betty White became the last remaining survivor from the television sitcom, The Golden Girls, which aired in the 1980s. "It was like we had been working together forever," White said of her chemistry with her castmates in an interview this fall. "I still get goosebumps thinking about it."
The Lost Valentine
A Hallmark Hall of Fame 2011 Valentine's Day starring Jennifer Love Hewitt and Betty White.
"Hallmark Hall of Fame will release, just in time for Valentine's Day, the movie The Lost Valentine starring Betty White and Jennifer Love Hewitt. Yes, another role for the prolific 88-year old White, this time in the form of a made-for-television movie." To read more about The Lost Valentine, click here.
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