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Eartha Mae Keith Net Worth:
Eartha Mae Keith Net Worth:Eartha Mae Kitt (January 17, 1927 – December 25, 2008) was an American actress, singer, cabaret star, dancer, stand-up comedienne, activist and voice artist, known for her highly distinctive singing style and her 1953 recordings of "C'est Si Bon" and the enduring Christmas novelty smash "Santa Baby", which were both US Top 10 hits. Orson Welles once called her the "most exciting woman in the world".Kitt began her career in 1943 with the Katherine Dunham Company and appeared in the 1945 original Broadway production of the musical Carib Song. In the early 1950s, she had six US Top 30 hits, including "Uska Dara" and "I Want to be Evil". Her other notable recordings include the UK Top 10 hit "Under the Bridges of Paris" (1954), "Just an Old Fashioned Girl" (1963) and "Where Is My Man" (1983). She took over the role of Catwoman in 1967 for the third and final season of the Batman television series, replacing Julie Newmar. In 1968, her career in America suffered after she made anti-war statements at a White House luncheon. Ten years later, she made a successful return to Broadway in the 1978 original production of the musical Timbuktu!, for which she received the first of her two Tony Award nominations. Her second was for the 2000 original production of the musical The Wild Party.She voiced Yzma in both the 2000 animated film The Emperor's New Groove and the 2006–08 TV series The Emperor's New School, winning two Emmy Awards, the second shortly before her death. Kitt won a third Emmy posthumously in 2010 for The Wonder Pets.
|Birth date:||January 17, 1927|
|Birth place:||North, South Carolina, United States|
|Height:||5' 4" (1.63 m)|
|Education:||High School of Performing Arts|
|Spouse:||John William McDonald (m. 1960–1964)|
|Awards:||Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer In An Animated Program|
|Nominations:||Tony Award for Best Lead Actress in a Musical, Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Single Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role, NME Award for World Female Singer, NME Award for Favourite US Female Singer, Santa Baby, C'Est Si Bon, I Want to Be Evil|
|Movies:||The Emperor's New Groove, Boomerang, Holes, Anna Lucasta, Friday Foster, Kronk's New Groove, St. Louis Blues, Harriet the Spy, The Mark of the Hawk, Ernest Scared Stupid, Erik the Viking, And Then Came Love, Fatal Instinct, Up the Chastity Belt, Synanon, I Woke Up Early The Day I Died, Ill-Gotten Gains, The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story, On the One, The Pink Chiquitas, To Kill a Cop, Escape from Cluster Prime, Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration, Living Doll, Once Upon a Halloween|
|TV shows:||The Emperor's New School, I Spy, Batman, Brown Sugar|