Ethel Shutta

Actress, Soundtrack

Actress, Soundtrack


Ethel Shutta, best remembered as Eddie Cantor's nurse in his movie Whoopee! (1930) was in the 1920s a well-known stage actress. She was married with the band leader George Olsen, with whom she also sang in clubs and on radio. In the late 1930s she worked on her own as a singer, made a Broadway comebacks in 1943 and later in 1963 and 1971.
Birth date
1896-12-01
Death date
1976-02-05

Known For


Whoopee!
Whoopee!
Mary Custer (1930)
The Playground
The Playground
Mrs. Cartwright (1965)
M Squad
M Squad
Mrs. Colfax (1959)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressFeelin' Good
(TV Series) Mrs. Stebbins
1974
ActressThe Playground
Mrs. Cartwright
1965
ActressOverland Trail
(TV Series) Ruth Hull - The Reckoning (1960) ... Ruth Hull
1960
ActressWagon Train
(TV Series) Mrs. Parker / Mrs. Foster's Friend / Mildred Anderson / ... - The Countess Baranof Story (1960) ... Mrs. Foster's Friend - Trial for Murder: Part 1 (1960) ... Mildred Anderson - The Kitty Angel Story (1959) ... Mrs. Parker - The Dick Richardson Story (1958) ... Mrs. Parker - The Doctor Willoughby Story (1958) ... Mrs. Parker Show all 6 episodes
1958-1960
ActressM Squad
(TV Series) Mrs. Colfax - Another Face, Another Life (1959) ... Mrs. Colfax
1959
ActressCimarron City
(TV Series) Mrs. Foster - The Ratman (1959) ... Mrs. Foster (as Ethel Shuttá)
1959
ActressGeneral Electric Theater
(TV Series) Mollie - The Castaway (1958) ... Mollie
1958
ActressWhoopee!
Mary Custer
1930
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackWhoopee!
(performer: "My Baby Just Cares for Me" (1930), "Stetson" (1930) - uncredited)
1930
RoleTitleYear
SelfGeorge Jessel Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.45 (1959) ... Self
1959