White portrayed Nylund for seven seasons in a row. Golden girls and won Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 1986 for that role.
These are some of the best whites Golden girls moments.
When she didn’t quite understand what Dorothy was recording
When she took what was hers after a young girl took her teddy bear hostage.
When she had a little name confusion
When she was tracking intruders
When she greeted her cousin Sven warmly
When she joined the investigation of the girls’ new neighbors, the pair of jewelry thieves
When she was happy to be in charge of selecting a band for a charity banquet
When she remembered typical childhood experiences
When her competitiveness emerged after she was nominated for the St. Olaf Woman of the Year Award
When she was presented with an award for her honesty after admitting that Dorothy and Blanche decorated her application form without her knowledge.
When she was studying to become bilingual
When she and the girls were doing talent shows, but her thoughts were somewhere else
When she tried to calm Blanche’s anxiety about who she met by chance while in the hospital.
When she was an understanding friend
When her dance moves were amazing
When she knew how to softly deliver bad news
When she was not in the mood for a surprise
When she showed pride in her roots during Dorothy’s departure Danger! dream sequence
When she forgot to include the “live” part in Sofia’s live commemoration, she invites
When she allowed a man whose wife had just passed away to keep her dog, Jake, to keep him a little less lonely
When she literally took Dorothy’s words
When she was having fun cooking a chicken-stuffed song
When she went by her gut
Finally, when she explained to Blanche and Dorothy the Great Herring War of St. Olaf.
Thanks for being a friend and thanks for the laugh, Betty.