Eartha Kitt

17 Jan 1927 - 25 Dec 2008

Actor

Eartha Mae Kitt (January 17, 1927 – December 25, 2008) was an American actress, singer and cabaret star. She was perhaps best known for her highly distinctive singing style and her 1953 hit Christmas song "Santa Baby". Orson Welles once called her the "most exciting woman in the world." She took over the role of Catwoman for the third season of the 1960s Batman television series, replacing Julie Newmar, who was unavailable for the final season. She also was famous for being the voice of Yzma in Disney's The Emperor's New Groove as well as its sequel and TV series.

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Filmography (10 titles)

(movie, 2005)
···Kronk's New Groove
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Yzma (voice))
(movie, 2003)
···Holes
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Madame Zeroni)
(movie, 2001)
···Santa, Baby!
Genre: Animation
Role: Actor (as Emerald)
(movie, 2000)
···The Emperor's New Groove
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Yzma (voice))
(movie, 1997)
···Ill Gotten Gains
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as The Wood)
(movie, 1992)
···Boomerang
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lady Eloise)
(movie, 1991)
···Ernest Scared Stupid
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Francis "Old Lady" Hackmore)
(movie, 1989)
···Erik the Viking
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Freya)
(movie, 1958)
···Anna Lucasta
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Anna Lucasta)
(movie, 1957)
···The Mark of the Hawk
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Renee)