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JD3 MEDIA & TV GIVES TRUBUTE TO TV'S "GOLDEN GIRL" BETTY WHITE...
7 Amazing Facts Every Betty White Fan Should Know!
1. Betty White has never had acting lessons.
2. Betty's first work in Hollywood was in a 'Parkay' Margarine commercial.
3. Her Breakout Roll Was "Life with Elizabeth".
4. Betty originally auditioned for Blanche, the promiscuous Golden Girl. However, producers were worried that it would be too similar to her character on The Mary Tyler Moore Show. According to CBS, producers asked Betty and Rue McClanahan to switch which parts they were reading, and the rest is history.
5. Betty White got a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1988.
6. In 1995, Betty was rightfully inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame to honor her work on the likes of The Golden Girls and The Mary Tyler Moore Show.
7. She Was The Oldest Person To Host SNL at age 88, she became the oldest host the show has had. She still holds that record today.
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