Daily Archives: November 24, 2015

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

BetteBack June 14, 1992: Garry Marshall Tells His Star Secrets

The Canberra Times
A director tells his star secret
June 14, 1992


GARRY Marshall, who has served as producer of TV showssuch as Happy Days, Laverne &Mtrley and Afork and Mindy and alsodirected movies including Pretty Woman and Frankie and Johnny. says hehas a secret when working with stars.

“I always try to hire an adult to work on a project. Hector Elizondo is one ofmy favourite adults. (Elizondo costarred in Pretty Woman). All of my shows had an adult. Conrad Janis Mork and Mindy, Tom Bosley on Happy Days. Ron Howard was kind of a young adult, he was so experienced. And Bcity Garrett on Laverne & Shirley. They always hold down the fort.” Read More

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I Shall Be Released – Bette Midler – Divine Madness -1980

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BetteBack Emmy Nominations Commentary – But Bette Midler Nominated

Cedar Rapids Gazette
July 25, 1992


The Emmy nominations recently released look like a crossword puzzle, and if you can figure them out by the time the awards show airs on the Fox network Aug. 30, good luck.

There s not much doubt why many TV viewers can’t remember who won what in the convoluted awards a week after they’re handed out.

On a sensible note, Roseanne Arnold finally got a nomination as best actress for her sitcom, “Roseanne,” which is the most popular entertainment series on TV — and probably for a good reason: Its portrayal of a blue collar family coping with contemporary problems clearly has touched a nerve. But voters once again snubbed the show itself in nominations. Read More

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