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Video: Bruce Forsyth’s Big Night – Includes Bette Midler Segment – 1978

This video, Bruce Forsyth’s Big Night is something like a telethon with many guests. There is a…

Radio: Rita Houston talks with Bette Midler, Sarah McLachlan and Aimee Mann, Monday, December 24, 2018

Omaha Public RadioJoin KIOS this Christmas for great stories and holiday music!  By TODD HATTON  December 19,…

A Bette Midler: Bootleg Betty Exclusive: Bruce Vilanch, Unfiltered

Bette Midler: Bootleg BettyExclusive: Bruce Vilanch, UnfilteredBy Guest Writer: Todd SussmanOctober 4, 2018 Bruce Vilanch He’s…

New Artist Bright Light Bright Light Album Cover Inspired By Bette Midler’s Outfit In Big Business

Into MoreBright Light Bright Light on ‘Tough Love,’ His Friendship With Elton John, and Scoring ‘Queers’…

My Interview With Luke Martin-Jones From “Spanish Views”: Interview with Don Bradshaw, from online scrapbook ‘Bootleg Betty.’

In my fourth ‘Luke Martin-Jones Interview,’ I have had the pleasure of speaking to Don Bradshaw,…

Notes From Bette Midler’s Carole Bayer Sager Interview (Thanks Christy Labonte!)

Notes From Bette Midler’s Carole Bayer Sager Interview (Thanks Christy Labonte!) By Christy Labonte October 17,…

BetteBack July 3, 1972: Clothes Make Bette Midler (interview)

Derrick July 3, 1972 I guess you could call Bette Midler a clothes horse.. .but honey,…

BetteBack April 2, 1972: Singin’ In The Tubs (Interview)

Independent Press Telegram April 2, 1972 She’s 5-feet, 1-inch high, downright homely, absolutely dizzy, and rarer…

BetteBack November 28, 1967: Stardom Begins to Loom for Young Actress (Interview)

Lowell Sun Stardom Begins to Loom for Young Actress By Barry Robinson November 28, 1967 ...  Read…

1980 – Barbara Walters – Bette Midler

Bette Midler – The Rose – Time And Again – 1978/79

Bette Midler Scenes From A Mall Interview Good Morning America 1991

Conversations With Michael Eisner: Bette Midler Talks To Michael Eisner (2006 Transcript And Video)

Mister D: Thank God Mr. Eisner helped rescue Bette’s career, but during this interview it seems…

BetteBack June 20, 1988: The First Ladies of Laughter Double Up – Bette Midler & Lily Tomlin

People The First Ladies of Laughter By Brad Darrach, David Hutchings Bette Midler and Lily Tomlin…

Los Angeles Times Interview: “I’m old. I don’t know how much longer I can do it.”

Los Angeles Times Bette Midler doesn’t miss a beat amid her Divine Intervention tour By MIKAEL…

BetteBack October 4, 1980: Miss M strutting her stuff

Winnipeg Free Press October 4, 1980 TORONTO —Few performers can command the attention of a roomful…

Interview: Bette Not Ready To Be A Granny

Metro UK Bette Midler: Being a grandparent is great but I’m not ready to be one…

Interview: Bette Midler On “I’ll Eat You Last”

Playbill Eat, Prey, Love: Bette Midler Returns to Broadway in I’ll Eat You Last By Brandon…

BetteBack March 27, 1980: Bette Gets Interviewed By Barbara Walters

Tyrone Daily Herald March 27, 1980 The show that will get the largest audience is ABC’s…

BetteBack January 16, 1980: Success Blooms for Bette Midler as “The Rose’ Heads Her Toward Oscar

Altoona Mirror January 16, 1980 If there is anything that’s certain in this life, besides death,…

BetteBack December 21, 1979: Midler, producers deny ‘Rose’ is about Joplin

Santa Fe New Mexican December 21, 1979 The creators of “The Rose” now at the Coronado,…

BetteBack December 16, 1979: Midler on The Rose’: ‘Like what I lived through’

Elyria Chronicle Telegram December 16, 1979 CHICAGO — At first it seemed the casting mistake of…

BetteBack December 6, 1979: Midler afraid The Rose may fall short of success (Interview)

Lethbridge Herald December 6, 1979 NEW YORK (AP) – “To tell you the truth, I’m pretty…

Bette Midler Regrets Not Taking More Chances In Film Roles (New Interview)

Daily Actor Bette Midler: “I just took what the studios gave me, didn’t do my homework…

BetteBack November 25, 1979: Midler Film Most Controversial Of The Year

Pacific Stars And Stripes November 25, 1979 HOLLYWOOD (UPI) — By any measure “The Rose,” a…