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Cynthia Erivo Says Bette Midler Gave Her Loving & Wonderful Advice On ‘The Rose’ Remake

Film NewsCynthia Erivo received ‘wonderful’ advice from Bette Midler about The Rose remakeBy NewsDeckJuly 3, 2021…

Bette Midler, Sinead O’Connor (Sings The Rose), And The Kennedy City Honors Plus Future Contenders

1. Bette Midler Will Be Part Of The Kennedy City Honors, Virtually Congratulating The Honorees Who…

The 100 Greatest Movie Songs – What Divas Made The List?

NewsweekThe 100 Greatest Movie Songs From 100 Years of FilmBy StaffJanuary 16, 2020 While visuals are…

The Best Actress Winners Of The 1980s +

Gold DerbyAll Best Actress Winners of the 1980s RankedBy Golden Derby StaffMarch 28, 2021 All Best Actress…

Nineteen Singers Who Excelled To Become Oscar-Nominated Actors

The Wrap19 Singers Who Became Oscar-Nominated ActorsBy Rosemary Rossi March 16, 2021 Achieving success in one…

A Look Back at The Biggest Golden Globes Fashion Risks of All Time

E! NewsA Look Back at the Biggest Golden Globes Fashion Risks of All TimeBy SAMANTHA SCHNURR…

The 10 most shocking speeches from Golden Globes history

TodayThe 10 most shocking speeches from Golden Globes historyBy Francesca GarianoFeb 28, 2021 Here are 10…

Sixteen Best Actress Oscar nominees or winners in musical biographic roles

Gold Derby16 Best Actress Oscar nominees or winners in musical biographic rolesBy Susan WloszczynaFebruary 5, 2021…

All-Time Best Actress Oscar Nominees: Who Made The Top 10 For Most Screen Time In Their Movie?

Best Actress Oscar nominees: Which 3 women contended for a whopping two hours plus of screen…

Video: Vilmos Zsigmond Talks About Lighting Bette Midler In ‘The Rose’

Martin Luther King Jr is remembered during these turbulent times

Woman & HomeMartin Luther King Jr is remembered during turbulent timeBY LAURA HARMAN01/19/2020 Yesterday was Martin…

Video: With 3 Chords, A Shakey Step Off A Plane, Booze, & A Rousing Concert Performance, Hollywood Was Hit By A Hurricane

Whose Side Are You On? Every time I touch you My heart skips a beat. Every…

From the Oscars to the Golden Globes to the Indie Spirits, here are some of the Greatest Movie Award Speeches

CBC ArtsFrom the Oscars to the Golden Globes to the Indie Spirits, some clips to get…

Bette Midler: A collection of videos and news clips

KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Fred Forrest], video, December 12, 1979, 5:00…

December 28, 1977: Bette Midler to star in a love story of the ‘sixties

The Australian Women’s WeeklyBette Midler to star in a love story of the ‘sixtiesWednesday 28 December…

Video: Bette Midler – Whose Side Are You On? – The Rose – 1979 + Review & Awards & Random Thoughts

Bette Midler Debuts In “The Rose” Mister D: I searched high and low to find a…

Pop stars who soared in movies — and the ones who bombed

Page SixPop stars who soared in movies — and the ones who bombedBy Johnny OleksinskiApril 21,…

Halestorm Metal Frontwoman, Lzzy Hale, 15 Songs That Made Her Who She Is, Includes Black Sabbath, Metallica, Bette Midler & More

Bette Midler – Illustration by Dida One of the most talented frontwomen of all music community…

Audio: The Remixes: Pink’s I Am Here and Bette Midler’s Hello Dolly!

The Remixes: Pink’s I Am Here and Bette Midler’s Hello Dolly!

Spring’s arrival sends our spirits soaring

Daily JournalSpring’s arrival sends our spirits soaringBy StaffMar 10, 2020 We’re not out of the woods…

Song Recorded For ‘The Rose’ Ripped Off Soundtrack At Last Minute, Became Country Hit

The TennesseanStory Behind the Song: George Strait’s ‘I Cross My Heart’By Dave PaulsonOct. 22, 2019 Mister…

Academy Award Songs And The Year Where There Was Outrage Over It

NEW YORK DAILY NEWSFrom ‘The Continental’ to ‘Shallow,’ Academy Award-winning songs that have defined 85 years…

Video: Bette Midler – The Rose – Camellia – 1979

Only a small part of Steve Hunter’s composition ‘Camellia’ was played in the Bette Midler movie…

Video: Bette Midler Sings "Stay With Me, Baby" from 'The Rose'

Mister D: I don’t know how long this will stay up because it’s taken down in…

NPR Lists 41 Women Who Should Be In The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. Streisand Makes The Cut, So Where Is Bette Midler?

NPR put out a list of 40 women who should be in the Rock And Roll…

Bette Midler Talks About ‘The Politician’, A New Recording Of ‘The Rose’, And The Kinds Of Scripts She Is Given

LOS ANGELES—AFTER all these years, Bette Midler is still the Divine Ms. M—funny, open, candid. In…

AFI Is Finally Honoring Julie Andrews, Which Music Film Luminaries Should Be Next?

Andrews has had a unique recording career. Two of her film soundtracks reached No. 1 on…

Video: Bette Midler – Fire Down Below – The Rose – 1979

How Did Bette Midler’s Rose Come To Be?

The Barnstable PatriotThe ‘Divine Miss M’ gets a rose – and funding for NYC gardensBy Amanda…

Langley rose to honor Bette Midler, not for sale, at least not yet

The Williams Lake Tribune“The Divine Miss M” rose will not be available to the public for…