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Verna Felton

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Verna Felton (July 20, 1890 – December 14, 1966) was an American character actress who was best-known for providing many female voices in numerous Disney animated films, as well as voicing Fred Flintstone's mother-in-law Pearl Slaghoople for Hanna-Barbera. Her film appearances during the 1940s included If I Had My Way (1940), Girls of the Big House (1945) and The Fuller Brush Man (1948). She was much in demand as a movie character actress during the early 1950s, including Buccaneer's Girl (1950) Belles on Their Toes (1952) Don't Bother to Knock (1952) and her memorable supporting role of Mrs. Potts in the film of William Inge's Picnic (1956). She was also known for her distinctive husky voice and no-nonsense attitude. Description above from the Wikipedia article Verna Felton, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 20, 1890 In Salinas, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
31
First Appeared:
In the movie Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President 1939-12-01
Latest Project:
Movie The Jungle Book 1967-10-17
Known For
Poster of The Man from Button Willow
Poster of Guns of the Timberland
Poster of Where's Raymond?
Poster of Little Egypt
Filmography
Movie The Jungle Book Elephant (voice) 1967-10-17
Movie The Man from Button Willow Mrs.Pomeroy / Mother / Lady on Trolley 1965-04-03
Series Miami Undercover Unknown 1961-01-23
Series The Flintstones Unknown 1960-09-30
Series Pete and Gladys 1960-09-19
Movie Guns of the Timberland Aunt Sarah 1960-02-01
Movie Goliath II Eloise 1960-01-21
Series The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis Unknown 1959-09-29
Movie Sleeping Beauty Flora / Queen Leah (voice) 1959-01-28
Movie The Oklahoman Mrs. Waynebrook 1957-05-19
Movie Picnic Helen Potts 1955-11-18
Movie Lady and the Tramp Aunt Sarah (voice) 1955-06-16
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Series Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Series December Bride 1954-10-04
Series Where's Raymond? 1953-10-08
Movie Don't Bother to Knock Mrs. Ballew 1952-07-18
Movie Belles on their Toes Cousin Leora 1952-05-01
Movie Little Egypt Mrs. Doanne 1951-10-01
Movie Alice in Wonderland Queen of Hearts (voice) 1951-07-03
Movie New Mexico Mrs. "Feathers" Fenway 1951-05-18
Movie The Gunfighter Mrs. August Pennyfeather 1950-06-23
Movie Cinderella Fairy Godmother (voice) 1950-03-04
Movie Buccaneer's Girl Dowager 1950-03-01
Movie The Fuller Brush Man Junior's Grandmother (uncredited) 1948-06-01
Movie She Wrote the Book Mrs. Kilgour 1946-05-31
Movie Girls of the Big House Agnes 1945-11-02
Movie Dumbo The Elephant Matriarch / Mrs. Jumbo (voice) 1941-10-22
Movie If I Had My Way Mrs. DeLacey 1940-05-05
Movie Northwest Passage Mrs. Towne 1940-02-23
Movie Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President Neighbor 1939-12-01