Mae Questel

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 63
Mae Questel was an American actress and voice actress best known for providing the voices for the animated characters Betty Boop and Olive Oyl from 1931. She began in vaudeville, primarily as an artist impersonator and played occasional small roles on Broadway and on television and films, later in her career, most notably the role of Aunt Bethany in... read more

Mae Questel was an American actress and voice actress best known for providing the voices for the animated characters Betty Boop and Olive Oyl from 1931. She began in vaudeville, primarily as an artist impersonator and played occasional small roles on Broadway and on television and films, later in her career, most notably the role of Aunt Bethany in 1989's National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation.

Birth Name

Mae Kwestel

Born

Sunday, 13 September 1908

Died

Sunday, 04 January 1998

Actress Filmography

Betty Boop: Queen of the Cartoons Herself 1995
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Bethany 1989
New York Stories Mother (segment "Oedipus Wrecks") 1989
Who Framed Roger Rabbit Betty Boop (voice) 1988
Horrible Horror Betty Boop, In clips from 'Hollywood on Parade No. A-8' (archive footage) 1986
Hot Resort Mrs. Labowitz 1985
Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz Herself 1985
Zelig Voice of Helen Kane (uncredited) 1983
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Betty Boop in 'Screen Snapshots A-8' 1983
The Corner Bar Aunt Blanche 1972
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Betty Boop: Queen of the Cartoons Herself 1995
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Bethany 1989
New York Stories Mother (segment "Oedipus Wrecks") 1989
Who Framed Roger Rabbit Betty Boop (voice) 1988
Horrible Horror Betty Boop, In clips from 'Hollywood on Parade No. A-8' (archive footage) 1986
Hot Resort Mrs. Labowitz 1985
Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz Herself 1985
Zelig Voice of Helen Kane (uncredited) 1983
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Betty Boop in 'Screen Snapshots A-8' 1983
The Corner Bar Aunt Blanche 1972
Move Mrs. Katz 1970
Funny Girl Mrs. Strakosh 1968
Valentine's Day Olive the Parrot (voice) 1964
It's Only Money Cecilia Albright 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself 1962
A Majority of One Essie Rubin 1961
The Bob Newhart Show Herself 1961
The Gertrude Berg Show Jennie, Jenny 1961
Popeye the Sailor Olive Oyl / Swee'pea / The Sea Hag / Cheese People / Medusa / Children, Olive Oyl, Swee'pea (voice), Swee'pea 1960
77 Sunset Strip Cuddles McGee 1958
Naked City Mrs. Annette Faber 1958
Pest Pupil Baby Huey's Mommy (voice) 1957
The Big Fun Carnival Betty Boop (voice) (archive footage) 1957
A Haul in One Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited) 1956
I Don't Scare Olive Oyl 1956
Parlez Vous Woo Olive Oyl (voice) 1956
Assault and Flattery Olive Oyl (voice) 1956
Penguin for Your Thoughts Baby Penguin 1956
Out to Punch Olive Oyl (voice) 1956
Hill-billing and Cooing Olive Oyl 1956
Car-azy Drivers Olive Oyl 1955
Gift of Gag Olive Oyl (voice) 1955
Private Eye Popeye Olive Oyl 1954
Fright to the Finish Olive Oyl 1954
Greek Mirthology Olive Oyl 1954
Bride and Gloom Olive Oyl (voice) 1954
Floor Flusher Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited) 1954
Ancient Fistory Olive Oyl (voice) 1953
Boo Scout Billy (voice) 1951
To Boo or Not to Boo Lou 1951
Alpine for You Olive Oyl 1951
Goofy Goofy Gander Little Audrey 1950
Tarts and Flowers Little Audrey 1950
A Haunting We Will Go Casper / Ghost Teacher 1949
The Lost Dream Little Audrey 1949
Hector's Hectic Life Swedish Housekeeper - Puppies 1948
A Wolf in Sheik's Clothing Olive Oyl 1948
Butterscotch and Soda Little Audrey 1948
Wigwam Whoopee Olive Oyl 1948
All's Fair at the Fair Olive Oyl (voice) 1947
Klondike Casanova Olive Oyl 1946
Casper: The Friendly Ghost Little Girl / Little Boy / Mother (voice) 1945
She-Sick Sailors Olive Oyl (voice) 1944
Puppet Love Olive Oyl (voice) 1944
Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp Olive Oyl 1939
A Date to Skate Olive Oyl 1938
Mutiny Ain't Nice Olive Oyl 1938
Pudgy the Watchman Betty Boop 1938
I Yam Love Sick Olive Oyl 1938
The Tears of an Onion Various Vegetables (voice) 1938
Be Up to Date Betty Boop 1938
Learn Polikeness Olive Oyl 1938
Riding the Rails Betty Boop 1938
Let's Celebrake Olive Oyl 1938
Zula Hula Betty Boop 1937
Fowl Play Olive Oyl 1937
Popeye the Sailor Meets Ali Baba's Forty Thieves Olive Oyl 1937
The Foxy Hunter Betty Boop 1937
Protek the Weakerist Olive Oyl 1937
The New Deal Show Betty Boop 1937
The Football Toucher Downer Olive Oyl 1937
Service with a Smile Betty Boop 1937
I Likes Babies and Infinks Olive Oyl 1937
I Never Changes My Altitude Olive Oyl 1937
The Impractical Joker Betty Boop 1937
The Twisker Pitcher Olive Oyl 1937
Hospitaliky Olive Oyl 1937
My Artistical Temperature Olive Oyl 1937
Organ Grinder's Swing Olive Oyl 1937
The Paneless Window Washer Olive Oyl 1937
House Cleaning Blues Betty Boop 1937
I'm in the Army Now Olive Oyl 1936
Christmas Comes but Once a Year Orphans (voice) 1936
The Spinach Roadster Olive Oyl 1936
Be Human Betty Boop 1936
Hold the Wire Olive Oyl 1936
Little Swee'pea Olive Oyl 1936
Never Kick a Woman Olive Oyl 1936
Let's Get Movin' Olive Oyl 1936
I Wanna Be a Life Guard Olive Oyl 1936
More Pep Betty Boop / Pudgy 1936
Bridge Ahoy! Olive Oyl / Bluto 1936
The Great Ziegfeld Rosie 1936
I-Ski Love-Ski You-Ski Olive Oyl (voice) 1936
Brotherly Love Olive Oyl 1936
A Clean Shaven Man Olive Oyl 1936
Vim, Vigor and Vitaliky Olive Oyl 1936
The Spinach Overture Olive Oyl 1935
Adventures of Popeye Olive Oyl 1935
King of the Mardi Gras Olive Oyl 1935
Judge for a Day Betty Boop 1935
You Gotta Be a Football Hero Olive Oyl 1935
Betty Boop and Grampy Betty Boop 1935
For Better or Worser Olive Oyl 1935
Choose Your 'Weppins' Olive Oyl 1935
No! No! A Thousand Times No!! Betty Boop 1935
The Kids in the Shoe Woman in the shoe 1935
Swat the Fly Betty Boop 1935
Pleased to Meet Cha! Olive Oyl 1935
Stop That Noise Betty Boop 1935
Be Kind to 'Aminals' Olive Oyl 1935
Taking The Blame Betty Boop 1935
Beware of Barnacle Bill Olive Oyl 1935
Baby Be Good Betty Boop 1935
We Aim to Please Olive Oyl 1934
When My Ship Comes In Betty Boop (voice) 1934
The Dance Contest Olive Oyl 1934
Keep in Style Betty Boop 1934
The Two-Alarm Fire Olive Oyl 1934
Betty Boop's Prize Show Betty Boop 1934
A Dream Walking Olive Oyl 1934
Betty Boop's Little Pal Betty Boop 1934
Axe Me Another Olive Oyl 1934
There's Something About a Soldier Betty Boop (voice) 1934
Poor Cinderella Betty Boop (voice) 1934
Shiver Me Timbers! Olive Oyl 1934
Betty Boop's Trial Betty Boop 1934
Shoein' Hosses Olive Oyl (voice) 1934
Betty Boop's Rise to Fame Betty Boop 1934
Can You Take It Olive Oyl 1934
The Man on the Flying Trapeze Olive Oyl (voice) 1934
Ha! Ha! Ha! Betty Boop 1934
Sock-a-Bye, Baby Olive Oyl 1934
I Eats My Spinach Olive Oyl 1933
I Heard Betty Boop 1933
Mother Goose Land Betty Boop 1933
Betty Boop's Big Boss Betty Boop 1933
Betty Boop's Birthday Party Betty Boop / Aloysius 1933
Snow-White Betty Boop (voice) 1933
Betty Boop's Penthouse 1933
Is My Palm Read Betty Boop 1933
Betty Boop's Crazy Inventions Betty Boop (voice) 1933
Betty Boop's Museum Betty Boop 1932
Betty Boop for President Betty Boop 1932
Betty Boop's Ups and Downs Betty Boop 1932
Betty Boop's Bamboo Isle Betty Boop 1932
Just a Gigolo Betty Boop 1932
Betty Boop, M.D. Betty Boop 1932
Stopping the Show Betty Boop / Aloysius 1932
The Betty Boop Limited Betty Boop 1932
Oh! How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning Betty Boop 1932
Chess-Nuts Betty Boop 1932
Just One More Chance Betty Boop (voice) 1932
One Hour with You Office Worker (uncredited) 1932
Crazy-Town Betty Boop / Beauty Shop Customer 1 / Beauty Shop Customer 2 1932
Minnie the Moocher Betty Boop 1932
Wayward Showgirl 1932
Minding the Baby Betty Boop (voice) 1931
Bimbo's Express Betty Boop 1931
Bimbo's Initiation Betty Boop 1931
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