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Happy Earth Day: This Post Includes The Whole “Earth Day Special” Starring Bette Midler And A Cast Of 100’s – April 22, 1990

New York Times A cynic’s field guide to Earth Day. Weekend Reader for Sunday, April 22.…

Bette Midler On Isn’t She Great:

Bette Midler On Isn’t She Great: “It’s very strange, but it’s pretty funny. I play Jaqueline…

Bette Midler On Radio Demographics:

Bette Midler On Radio Demographics: “I think for the most part radio stinks. All this demographic…

Bette Midler On Her Audience’s Diverse Taste In Music:

Bette Midler On Her Audience’s Diverse Taste In Music: “My audience has been great about that.…

BetteBack November 3, 1996: BETTE MIDLER KNOWS EXACTLY HOW TO GET EVEN WITH A CHEATING MAN . . BUT TELLS PAULINE McLEOD WHY SHE’LL NEVER JOIN THE FIRST WIVES CLUB

Sunday Mirror (London, England) BETTE: MY FIRST FOR REVENGE; BETTE MIDLER KNOWS EXACTLY HOW TO GET…

BetteBack December 19, 1995: First Wives Club Begins Filming

Northwest Florida Daily News December 19, 1995 Triple threats Diane Keaton, Bette Midler and Goldie Hawn…

BetteBack December 4, 1995: Mandy Patinkin Backs Out Of ‘First Wives’ Club’

Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph December 4, 1995 Mandy Patinkin was supposed to have been shooting a…

Sandra Bernhard On Her Influences

Mister D: Sandra Bernhard will also be the guest host at Miss M’s annual Spring Picnic…

BetteBack August 7, 1995: Bette Midler To Star In “The First Wive’s Club”

Kokomo Tribune August 7, 1995 Ladles’ night: Three of Hollywood‘s top actresses are teaming up to…

Bette Midler On Aaron Russo:

Bette Midler On Aaron Russo: “Looking back I should have never left Aaron Russo because he…

Bette Midler, Mark Ruffalo, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, And More To Attend AARP’s Movies For GrownUps Awards February 8, 2016

Broadway World Bette Midler, Mark Ruffalo & More Set for AARP The Magazine’s 15th Annual Movies…

Bette Midler On Meeting Barbara Hershey At Carrie Fisher’s House For The First Time:

Bette Midler On Meeting Barbara Hershey At Carrie Fisher‘s House For The First Time: “I was…

Barbara Hershey On Meeting Bette Midler At Carrie Fisher’s House For The First Time:

Barbara Hershey On Meeting Bette Midler At Carrie Fisher‘s House For The First Time: “Carrie Fisher…

HAS HOLLYWOOD FINALLY CAUGHT ON TO THE APPEAL OF OLDER WOMEN?

Elle HAS HOLLYWOOD FINALLY CAUGHT ON TO THE APPEAL OF OLDER WOMEN? BY ELISSA STRAUSS January…

The Most Body Positive Moments From Past Golden Globe Awards

Bustle The Most Body Positive Moments From Past Golden Globe Awards By MARLEN KOMAR January 6,…

BetteBack September 21, 1990: Bette Midlers Makes Top Ten Female Stars Of The 90’s MovieLine List

New Castle News September 21, 1990 Julia Roberts’s performance in Pretty Woman” was enough to convince…

BetteBack March 20, 1990: More Details Emerge About Earth Day Special

Daily Herald Suburban Chicago March 20, 1990 A flock of motion picture and TV stars will…

BetteBack Interview June 05, 1988: A Sure Bette, Big Business

Chicago Tribune A Sure Bette, Big Business Midler Charges Full-tilt Into Her Latest Role, Big Business…

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…

BetteBack July 2, 1988: Midler And Tomlin An Irresistible Combination

Indiana Gazette July 2, 1988 BIG BUSINESS (PG) The combination sounded irresistible. That great bawd Bette…

BetteBack: Director Mark Rydell Wanted Bette Midler For Film, “Nuts”

Mister D: The part eventually went to Barbra Streisand The Register Wed., Feb. 13, 1985 Director…

Top 5 female revenge comedy movies

Canada.com Top 5 female revenge comedy movies Thelma and Louise, First Wives Club among most memorable…

BetteBack January 6, 1983: Jane Fonda

Santa Ana Orange County Register January 6, 1983 Bette Midler is turning into a Joan Rivers.…

BetteBack December 25, 1981: Grab bag of gifts for certain celebrities

Santa Fe New Mexican December 25, 1981 HOLLYWOOD — Happy holidays to you a!!. And for…

J-Lo Name Checks Her Idols At Walk Of Fame

Shopping Blog Jennifer Lopez Gets a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame June 24, 2013…

BetteBack April 15, 1980: Sally Field Wins The Oscar :-(

Lawrence Journal World April 15, 1980 HOLLYWOOD (AP) — On a tranquil night for Oscar, Dustin…

BetteBack April 13, 1980: Tight Oscar Race Between Bette Midler And Sally Field

Madison Wisconsin State Journal April 13, 1980   BEST ACTRESS: Sally Field (Norma Rae). Originally they wanted…

BetteBack April 9, 1980: Notes On The Best Actress Field

Hutchinson News April 9, 1980 Sure, Jill Clayburgh in “Starting Over” and Marsha Mason in “Chapter…

Reba Reveals Her Guest Star Wish List

Mister D: Reba can wish, but it’s highly doubtful Bette Midler would guest on a critically…

Kathy Griffin’s New Talk Show On Bravo An Experimental Hit!

Tampa Bay Times Kathy Griffin’s new show will ease up on celebrities … sort of May…

BetteBack January 31, 1991: The FOUL-MOUTH FLOOZIES

The Hamburg Reporter FOUL-MOUTH FLOOZIES January 31, 1991 Can you remember when you had to apologize…

BetteBack March 20, 1990: Earth Day Special To Air Again

Daily Herald *Earth Day’ targets ecology movement March 20, 1990 HOLLYWOOD (UPI) – A flock of…

BetteBack: Bette Midler Pacific Amphitheater Review

The Register Bette hasn’t changed — still and always The Divine Miss M Friday, Aug. 19,…

BetteBack: Midler To The Max

The Daily Herald Crowd gets maximum Midler Saturday, July 16, 1983 When Bette Midler performs, the folks…

Emanuel Levy – All About Oscar: The History and Politics of the Academy Awards (2003)

A book with an interestingly cool, analytical approach. Levy has a shrewd section on Oscar-winning acting…