Exclusive: Bette Midler to Take Part in Marriage Ref Panel
By ROBYN ROSS
Bette Midler will be a panelist on an upcoming episode of NBC’s The Marriage Ref, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
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Midler will be joined on the panel by Deal or No Deal host Howie Mandel. A third panelist has not been announced for the episode, which is slated to air May 13.
The series, hosted by comedian Tom Papa, has already had such high-profile guests as Madonna, Sheryl Crow, Alec Baldwin and Eva Longoria-Parker. Each week, the celebrity guests evaluate both sides of a real couple’s argument before Papa makes his ruling about who is right or wrong.
The Jerry Seinfeld-produced show debuted in March and was recently picked up for a second season.
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Midler, a three-time Emmy winner and two-time Academy Award nominee, is best known for her roles in the films Beaches, Hocus Pocus and The First Wives Club.