Estelle Harris Biography, Wikipedia, Net Worth, Age, Husband, Children, Parents, Siblings, Career, Height, Weight, Young Pictures, Education, Movies, Death of the American actress and comedienne.
Estelle Harris Biography, Wikipedia, Career, Movies & Education
Estelle Harris was an American actress and comedienne, known for her exaggerated shrill, grating voice. She is best known for her role as Estelle Costanza on Seinfeld.
Her other roles include Mama Gunda in Tarzan II, The voice of Mrs. Potato Head in the Toy Story franchise, and Muriel in The Suite Life of Zack & Cody.
As her children grew older, Harris pursued acting and had early success on television commercials. She even managed to record 23 spots over the course of a year at one time. One of her most famous commercials featured her singing praises for Handi-Wrap II.
Harris’ long-form acting career began in 1977 with the film Looking Up, which featured three generations of a Jewish family living in New York City. Her supporting role on Seinfeld as Estelle Costanza was a well-known one.
She appeared in Brad Paisley’s 2007 music video for “Online.” Harris played the role of Mrs. Potato Head in Toy Story 3 (2010). In CBGB (2013), she played Bertha Kristal (the mother of CBGB founder Hilly Kristal).
Other voice work she did was Lula in Dave the Barbarian and Mama Lipsky in Kim Possible, Thelma in The Proud Family, Mrs.
She is a graduate of Tarentum High School.
Estelle Harris Height & Weight
How tall was Estelle Harris? She stands tall at 5.15ft (1.57 m) and weighs 65 kg (143 Ibs).
Parents & Siblings
Harris was born to Isaac Nussbaum and Anna Nussbaum. Her parents were Polish Jewish immigrants who owned a candy store.
She has only one sibling, her sister called Minnie Harris.
Estelle Harris was married to her husband Sy Harris, who was her longtime boyfriend, in New York for some seven decades.
In 1952, she met window treatment salesman Sy Harris at a dance and six months later the couple married.
On September 20, 2001, Estelle and Sy’s car blew a tire and flipped twice, but they managed to escape serious injuries. Sy Harris died on January 11, 2021.
Estelle Harris had three children with Sy Harris: two sons; Eric Harris (born in 1957) and Glen Harris (born in1961) and a daughter, Taryn Harris (born in 1964).
Eric Harris is a social worker, Glen Harris is a music promoter who doubled as his mother’s unofficial manager, and Taryn is also a former Nassau County police officer retired on disability.
How rich was Estelle Harris? She has an estimated net worth of $5 million at the time of her death.
Estelle Harris Age & Death
Born on April 4, 1928, in Manhattan, New York, United States, Harris died from natural causes on April 2, 2022, at her home in Palm Desert, California, at the age of 93, three weeks prior to her 94th birthday.