Pat Carroll

Voice of Ursula in ‘Little Mermaid,’ Pat Carroll Dead At 95

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Famous American actress and comedian, Pat Carroll, known for voicing Ursula in ‘The Little Mermard’ has died at the age of 95.

The veteran actress and comedian passed away at her Cape Cod home on Saturday following a fight with pneumonia, according to Kerry Karsian, her daughter who, in a statement to The Hollywood Reporter, confirmed her death.

Carroll is most known for portraying Ariel’s half-octopus, half-human adversary in the 1989 Disney smash film. She is also remembered for all the memorable songs she sang for the movie entirely on her own, and for returning to the character throughout the years.

Pat Carroll
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Throughout the 20th century, Carroll appeared frequently on talk shows, sitcoms, games, and variety shows as well as many times as a guest on legendary series. Her outrageous humor and personality were favorites of both hosts and viewers.

Her career speaks for itself; she’s received awards for her work in theater, a Grammy, and an Emmy. She was a pioneer in the industry, as many have rightfully noted.