BootLeg Betty

Adrian Benepe Discusses His Role As Parks Commissioner Of NYC

wnbc.com POSTED: 5:32 p.m. EDT June 30, 2003 NEW YORK — GABE PRESSMAN, host: It’s the…

Dance, Yuka, Dance

Okinawa Times Saturday,June 28,2003 @Ms. Yuka Takara, of Naha City, who has been active as a…

Brandon Alerted Me To The “U.S.” Cover of “The Rose”

Thanks to Brandon for alerting me to this. Seems like the cover of “The Rose” DVD…

The 3 Faces of Miss M…an original by an Original…BabyDivine Jane!!!

Scan and Design: BaltoBoy Steve Mister D: Babydivine has been sick, and sick enough to send…

Dan Hicks on Bette…

Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks W/Guests To Dan Hicks, the current rebirth of big band…

Hey Australia: Listen Up…This Should Be A Great Show!…Ellie Greenwich

Picture: Bette and Darlene Love Ellie Greenwich has the key to hit songs, so listen up…

From Next Magazine: June 23

Bette Midler-the divine gay icon once known as the “Queen of Trash”-charges along with her mission…

Linda Hart Writing Her Own Musical…Includes On The Road With Bette!

Linda Hart, Hairspray’s “Miss Baltimore Crabs,” Developing a Musical for Herself By Kenneth Jones Playbill June…

Bette Mentioned in an IT Publication: Fick me Fick me…

BenQ FP791 LCD monitor Ian Cuthbertson JUNE 24, 2003 TIRED of that CRT beast stretching from…

I like Bangs!!!!

The big bang theory By Karen Thomas, USA TODAY First, braids. Now, bangs. Celebrity hairstyles come…

“Bette” Series Being Shown On HDNET TV in High Definition

HDNET TV is showing the Bette! TV series….they are the little channel that shows everything in…

Mandy Moore Makes EW’s IT List…

IT Crossover MANDY MOORE AGE 19 WHY HER? Legions of too-cool Gen-Yers no doubt have at…

Visiting New York?

MELANIE HARVEY, BITE OF THE BIG APPLE. Daily Record, 06-21-2003 WITH three days to spend in…

Filming Started Thursday the 19th: Stepford Wives

EVERYWHERE YOU LOOK — ROBOTS! The Atlanta Journal and Constitution; June 20, 2003 Author: ELEANOR RINGEL…

This Article Bodes Well For Bette’s New CD

Painting: Tom Miro Mister D: Thanks Bev for bringing this to my attention Song standards making…

Bette’s Shoes Auctioned on E-Bay

LOS ANGELES – JUNE 19: Actress Bette Midler’s signed shoes are seen on display at the…

Ousted “American Idol” Singer, Frenchie, on Role Models…

She rattles off her role models: Aretha, Patti LaBelle, Bette Midler, Josephine Baker. “Legends are different,”…

Ex-Harlette Linda Hart To Leave “Hairspray” in July

“Miss Baltimore Crabs” Says Goodbye to Hairspray in July By Andrew Gans June 19, 2003 Linda…

Updates: Songs, Songs, Poll, Quotes, Meddlers, and Bruce

Sketch: Sammy Miro What the F**k else could you possibly want???? Now that my Diva fit…

Meddlers, Meddlers, Meddlers…

Keep hearing about it…it’s on IMDB as “in Production”…Marilyn Beck has opined about it in a…

Maria Mckee: New CD, Writer of “To Deserve You” and “The Last Time”

2 Ears & A Tale: The Divine Miss M, Maria McKee by Kurt B. Reighley Seattle…

Bette and Nathan Lane Backstage at Broadway Bares…June 15th

BIG TIME TRIUMPH FOR B’WAY BARES THE mostly male audience started lining up hours early to…

New Poll is Up and Running…

The Poll is now up and will now run for 2 weeks, the same as the…

New Pics In From NYRP 2003 Spring Benefit

Check them out under “special events” in the scrapbook. They come from Jamie, Kris, and Nicola…

From Down Under: BabyDivine Jane Reviews “Pretty Legs and Great Big Knockers!”

Mister D: This is classic Babydivine…so much wit out of someone so young…just amazing!!!! I love…

Thanks to those Who Sent In Suggestions

I’d like to thank those that sent in some suggestions as how to make this a…

An Exclusive from Mister V

Mister V dropped in on the site I made for him. No he does not endorse…

Clarification: Bootleg Betty Just on Hiatus…She Nevah Evah Goes Down!!!

Except for vast amounts of money!!!!…okay… I worded that very badly last night. I have no…

All Updates Will be Late

Bootleg Betty Will Be Down Indefinitely…I’ll notify subscribers when she goes back up…thanks to all the…

Filming Begins for “The Stepford Wives” Today…Article talks of Nicole’s Post Oscar Roles

Herald Sun, Australia June 17th, 2003 NICOLE Kidman is capitalising on her post-Oscar status as the…

Bette Helps With Education…

National High School Speech Competitors Vie for Championship Titles and $88,000 in College Scholarships and Prizes…

MAUREEN DOWD on “Stepford Wives”

Hot Zombie Love New YorkTimes June 15,2003 By MAUREEN DOWD The leafy Connecticut towns of New…

Another Reason To Put Up A Better Pic from NYRP Spring Picnic 2003…Bette On Some of the New Fashions…LOL

Jeanne Beker Inside Entertainment Venting her sartorial frustrations just after the Dior show in Paris last…

Oh MY I Got A Friend!!!! Someone Shares!!!!

Mister D: I love you Kris!!!! Oh and I found another picture…this one is better!! Hey…

Addendum: We Got Bruce

This site is such a work in progress, I didn’t even have my e-mail or contact…

My New Site Is Up: Bruce Vilanch: We Got Bruce!

This site is still a “work in progress”…hope you enjoy. Please report to me any glitches…

Caroline Rhea: Barry Manilow

The post I made the other day concerning Barry Manilow being on Caroline Rhea June 20th…

Stepford Wives Update: I Was Right First Time Around-Connecticut Will Be A Filming Location

Thanks Nicola for Pic “I’m going to Stepford, girlfriend!” Things Stepping Up In Stepford The Hartford…

Mister V Honored By APLA

APLA stakes out lavish bash Fund-raising dinner fetes ’20 Heroes’ over 20 years By BILL HIGGINS…

Pics from NYRP Spring Picnic 2003

Here are some pics I found from yesterdays spring benefit…not very good, but they’ll have to…

Billboard Answers Mister D’s Question: However, Now We Know More…LOL

Caricature: Dave Thomson (Thanks Steve for sending this picture…great job your friend did) Mister D: I…

Today: A Spring Gay-La To Benefit NYRP!!!

I know of at least one person going and hopefully she will share with us what…

13 Year Old Sings the Blues…

Only 13, but singing the blues 12jun03 SHE signed a record deal with Sony at just…

Don’t Forget…Tomorrow…NYRP Spring Picnic.

I know of at least one person going and hopefully JAMIE will share with us what…

More Duet Partners…

Some of you guys and gals that are taking the poll…please send in some of the…

New Pics In The Bette Head Scrapbook

I put in 5 new pics of Bette in the scrapbook that were sent to me…

Les Will Get Mooned!!!

A POKE AT THE EYE Bette Midler Throws a Punch (with Judy) at Her Old Network…

Manilow on Caroline…June 20, 2003

I’m not sure if this is a repeat or a pre-taped interview. The other guest listed…

Congrats To The Hairspray Crew

Well, it looks like Mr. Shaiman and company walked off with 8 Tony Awards last night…

UpDates, The Tony Awards Tonight, NYRP and Me…Mister D

Hey guys and gals: I missed ya’ll, but if you did check the site you know…