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Mae Questel (September 13, 1908–January 4, 1998) was an American actress and vocal artist best known for providing the voices for the animated characters Betty Boop and Olive Oyl. She began in vaudeville, and played occasional small roles in films and television later in her career, most notably the role of Aunt Bethany in 1989's National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Mae Questel (September 13, 1908–January 4, 1998) was an American actress and vocal artist best known for providing the voices for the animated characters Betty Boop and Olive Oyl. She began in vaudeville, and played occasional small roles in films and television later in her career, most notably the role of Aunt Bethany in 1989's National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 142

Birthday 1908-09-13

Day of Death 1998-01-04

Place of Birth The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Mae Kwestel
  • Mae Questal
  • Mae Questelle

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Felix the Cat (50 episodes)
2004 Cartoon Alley (1 episode)
2004 Popeye 75th Anniversary Collection as Olive Oyl (Voice)
2001 The Popeye Show (18 episodes) as Olive Oyl \ Popeye(archive footage)
1989 National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation as Aunt Bethany
1989 New York Stories as Mother
1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit as Betty Boop (voice)
1985 Hot Resort as Mrs. Labowitz
1983 Zelig as Voice of Helen Kane (uncredited)
1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage as Betty Boop in 'Screen Snapshots A-8'
1978 Mickey's Golden Jubilee as Tugboat's whistle (voice)
1968 Funny Girl as Mrs. Strakosh
1962 It's Only Money as Cecilia Albright
1961 A Majority of One as Mrs. Esther 'Essie' Rubin
1960 Popeye the Sailor (220 episodes) as Olive Oyl / Swee'pea / The Sea Hag / Cheese People / Medusa / Children
1958 77 Sunset Strip (1 episode)
1958 Naked City (1 episode)
1957 Jumping with Toy as Baby Huey's Mom (voice)
1957 Hooky Spooky as Little Ghosts'Teacher
1957 Pest Pupil as Baby Huey's Mommy (voice)
1956 A Haul in One as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1956 I Don't Scare as Olive Oyl
1956 Parlez Vous Woo as Olive Oyl (voice)
1956 Assault and Flattery as Olive Oyl (voice)
1956 Penguin for Your Thoughts as Baby Penguin
1956 Out to Punch as Olive Oyl (voice)
1954 Fright to the Finish
1954 Bride and Gloom as Olive Oyl (voice)
1954 Floor Flusher as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1953 Ancient Fistory as Olive Oyl (voice)
1951 Boo Scout as Billy (voice)
1950 Quack-a-Doodle Do as Baby Huey's Mommy (voice)
1949 A-Haunting We Will Go as Casper / Ghost Teacher
1947 Popeye the Sailor: All's Fair at the Fair as Olive Oyl (voice)
1945 The Friendly Ghost as Little Girl / Little Boy / Mother (voice)
1944 Gabriel Churchkitten as Peter (voice)
1944 She-Sick Sailors as Olive Oyl (voice)
1944 Puppet Love as Olive Oyl (voice)
1939 Popeye the Sailor: Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp as Olive Oyl
1938 On with the New as Betty Boop
1938 Mutiny Ain't Nice as Olive Oyl
1938 Pudgy the Watchman as Betty Boop
1938 I Yam Love Sick as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1938 Big Chief Ugh-Amugh-Ugh as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1938 The House Builder-Upper as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1938 The Tears of an Onion as Various Vegetables (voice)
1938 Be Up to Date as Betty Boop
1938 Learn Polikeness as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1938 Riding the Rails as Betty Boop
1938 Let's Celebrake as Olive Oyl / Grandma (voice) (uncredited)
1937 Zula Hula as Betty Boop
1937 Fowl Play as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1937 Popeye the Sailor Meets Ali Baba's Forty Thieves as Olive Oyl (voice)
1937 The Foxy Hunter as Betty Boop
1937 Protek the Weakerist as Olive Oyl
1937 The New Deal Show as Betty Boop
1937 The Football Toucher Downer as Olive Oyl
1937 Service with a Smile as Betty Boop
1937 I Likes Babies and Infinks as Olive Oyl
1937 I Never Changes My Altitude as Olive Oyl
1937 The Twisker Pitcher as Olive Oyl
1937 Hospitaliky as Olive Oyl
1937 My Artistical Temperature as Olive Oyl
1937 Organ Grinder's Swing as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1937 The Paneless Window Washer as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 I'm in the Army Now as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 Popeye the Sailor Meets Sindbad the Sailor as Olive Oyl (voice)
1936 The Spinach Roadster as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 Hold the Wire as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 Little Swee' Pea as Olive Oyl / Swee' Pea (voice) (uncredited)
1936 New Shoes as Girl's Shoes (voice)
1936 Never Kick a Woman as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 Let's Get Movin' as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 I Wanna Be a Life Guard as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 More Pep as Betty Boop / Pudgy
1936 Bridge Ahoy! as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 I-Ski Love-Ski You-Ski as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 Brotherly Love as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 A Clean Shaven Man as Olive Oyl
1936 Vim, Vigor and Vitaliky as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1936 Christmas Comes but Once a Year as Orphans (voice)
1935 The Spinach Overture as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1935 Adventures of Popeye as Olive Oyl
1935 King of the Mardi Gras as Olive Oyl
1935 You Gotta Be a Football Hero as Olive Oyl
1935 Betty Boop and Grampy as Betty Boop
1935 For Better or Worser as Olive Oyl
1935 Choose Your 'Weppins' as Olive Oyl
1935 The Kids in the Shoe as Woman in the shoe
1935 Pleased to Meet Cha! as Olive Oyl
1935 Stop That Noise as Betty Boop
1935 Be Kind to 'Aminals' as Olive Oyl
1935 Taking The Blame as Betty Boop
1935 Beware of Barnacle Bill as Olive Oyl
1935 Baby Be Good as Betty Boop
1934 We Aim to Please as Olive Oyl
1934 When My Ship Comes In as Betty Boop (voice)
1934 The Dance Contest as Olive Oyl
1934 Keep in Style as Betty Boop
1934 The Two-Alarm Fire as Olive Oyl
1934 Betty Boop's Prize Show as Betty Boop
1934 A Dream Walking as Olive Oyl
1934 Betty Boop's Little Pal as Betty Boop, Pudgy (voice)
1934 Axe Me Another as Olive Oyl
1934 There's Something About a Soldier as Betty Boop (voice)
1934 Poor Cinderella as Betty Boop (voice)
1934 Shiver Me Timbers! as Olive Oyl
1934 Can You Take It as Olive Oyl
1934 Betty Boop's Trial as Betty Boop
1934 Shoein' Hosses as Olive Oyl (voice)
1934 Betty Boop's Rise to Fame as Betty Boop
1934 The Man on the Flying Trapeze as Olive Oyl (voice)
1934 Ha! Ha! Ha! as Betty Boop
1933 I Eats My Spinach as Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
1933 I Heard as Betty Boop (voice)
1933 Snow-White as Betty Boop (voice)
1933 Mother Goose Land as Betty Boop
1933 Betty Boop's Big Boss as Betty Boop
1933 Betty Boop's Birthday Party as Betty Boop / Aloysius
1933 Betty Boop's Penthouse
1933 Is My Palm Read as Betty Boop
1933 Betty Boop's Crazy Inventions as Betty Boop (voice)
1932 Betty Boop's Museum as Betty Boop
1932 Betty Boop for President as Betty Boop
1932 Betty Boop's Ups and Downs as Betty Boop
1932 Betty Boop's Bamboo Isle as Betty Boop
1932 Just a Gigolo as Betty Boop
1932 Betty Boop, M.D. as Betty Boop
1932 Betty Boop (222 episodes)
1932 Stopping the Show as Betty Boop / Aloysius
1932 The Betty Boop Limited as Betty Boop (voice)
1932 Oh! How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning as Betty Boop
1932 Chess-Nuts as Betty Boop
1932 Just One More Chance as Betty Boop (voice)
1932 Crazy-Town as Betty Boop / Beauty Shop Customer 1 / Beauty Shop Customer 2
1932 One Hour with You as Office Worker (uncredited)
1932 Minnie the Moocher as Betty Boop
1932 Wayward as Showgirl
1931 Kitty from Kansas City as Betty Boop (voice)
1931 Minding the Baby as Betty Boop (voice)
1931 Bimbo's Express as Betty Boop
1931 Bimbo's Initiation as Betty Boop

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