Spider-Man Voice Actress Dies Due to Coronavirus

Voice actor veteran Julie Bennett died Tuesday in Los Angeles from complications related to coronavirus at 88, according to talent agent.


Bennett was best known for her work in the Hanna-Barbera cartoon series The Yogi Bear Show as Cindy Bear, Yogi’s sweet, southern love interest.

Bennett continued with voice work into the 1990s, including a role as the second voice of Aunt May Parker in the Fox Kids animated TV series Spider-Man in 1995.


Bennett was born in Manhattan on Jan. 24, 1932, but grew up in Los Angeles. After graduating from Beverly Hills High School, she returned to New York where she began her career in theater, radio and television before eventually settling in L.A.


Her live-action TV credits included Dragnet, Leave It to Beaver, Get Smart, Love, American Style and Superman.

She also appeared on variety shows such as The Tonight Show, The Sid Caesar Show and several specials on The Bob Hope Show.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.