Betty White in Toy Story 4: What role did Betty White play in the Disney movie?

The world famous actress and comedian, Betty White has marked 80 years in the industry. Certainly, she is known to have worked longer than anyone else in the TV industry. One of her widely recognized roles was in Toy Story 4. Let’s find out more about Betty White in Toy Story!

Who is Betty White?

Before delving into the topic, let us introduce you to the celebrity first. Betty Marion White Ludden was born on 17 January 1922, who just turned 99 this month. As mentioned above, Betty is recognized as a pioneer of television. Moreover, she is also the first woman to produce a sitcom (Life with Elizabeth).

Betty_PhotoAbove all, White has been a recipient of Emmy Awards, American Comedy Awards, 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards and a Grammy Award. Besides, she has a star of her name on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and is a 2009 Disney Legend.

About Toy Story 4

One of the most loved Disney animated movies, “Toy Story 4” was released in 2019. It was directed by Josh Cooley, the film followed the instances of “Toy Story 3”. Certainly, Sheriff Woody, Buzz Lightyear and other toy friends accepted their life with Bonnie. Moreover, they are joined by Forky, with whom they go on a road trip adventure.

Like the previous parts, “Toy Story 4” also received critical acclaim. Precisely, the film grossed $1.073 billion worldwide, and became the highest grossing installment of the franchise. Above all, the movie won the Critic’s Choice Movie Awards and Producers Guild America Award. Besides, it has also won an Academy Award for Best animated feature.

Betty White in Toy Story 4

Betty White played in Toy Story 4 as a toy tiger named “Bitey White”. She is one of the old toys in Bonnie’s stash. As the name suggests, the name of the character “Bitey White” is a pun for the Betty White. Certainly, Bitey is one of the toys that wait in the closet for Bonnie to play with them.

Betty White in Toy Story 4
Source: Buzzfeed

Apparently, Betty’s participation in the movie was a delight for both the creators and Betty herself. The director of the movie Josh Cooley said, “When you have a scene where you can cast the greatest comedic legends of all time, you just do it.”. Betty on the other hand also appreciated her part. She said, “I’m just lucky they asked me to be a part of it. It is a lovely group, and they are all friends of mine. It doesn’t get any better.” Besides, it is known that Betty’s role as the tiger toy thrilled because of her love for animals. She also shared her experience and said, “I’ve had the privilege of cuddling with lots of different animals, and I’ll play with any animal… So I’m delighted to be able to give a voice to a toy tiger.”

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