Betty White knows exactly what she wants for her 100th birthday – your money! And we will gladly give it to her.
Favorite actress and national treasure proved she was not Rosa Neeland on Thursday when she announced she would celebrate her 100th birthday with a holiday. 100 pounds cheesecake a documentary about her life and career.
Betty White: 100 Years of Youth – Birthday will hit theaters January 17, her milestone, according to a press release.
The documentary focuses on 80+ years of work-driven Capricorn. in show business (a career that is still ongoing) and will be filled with clips from some of her most iconic roles, including her favorite roles in Golden Girls and The Mary Tyler Moore Show, her host of Saturday Night “Live” and its hilarious Super Bowl commercial.
The film, directed by Steve Boettcher and Mike Trinklein, will be based on footage of White’s daily life today. Lots of fun awaits viewers, including White on set, working with her office staff, having fun at home, her voice as an animal advocate, and getting a glimpse of her 100th birthday.
The film will feature very famous friends, many of whom have worked with White over the years, including (but not limited to) Ryan Reynolds, Tina Fey, Robert Redford, Lin Manuel-Miranda, Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Carol. Burnett and Jennifer Love Hewitt, who became close to White due to their mutual love of drinking and Scrabble after co-filming Hallmark’s 2011 Lost Valentine.
The film will also highlight some of White’s career accomplishments, including her role as the first woman to produce a national television show and the first woman to be nominated for an Emmy.
The news of White’s upcoming birthday made her name popular on Twitter on Friday, but thankfully no one panicked. Her name appears frequently on social media, so Twitter now knows to inform users that this is not because of her passing.
But thanks to the viral moment, people had a lot of fun things to say about White, and some even honored the TV legend with some of her wittiest tweets. If you want to giggle, just scroll down.