Obituary: Bea Arthur

Actress Bea Arthur (b.1922) died on April 25. Arthur was best known for her non-genre work, including Maude and The Golden Girls, and her husky voice, but she also had some genre roles in her career, most notably doing voicework for Futurama, a small role in Mel Brooks’s History of the World, Part One, and as Ackmena in The Star Wars Holiday Special.