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(On movie scripts): “The truth is that the movie scripts are really hard to come by.

(On movie scripts): “The truth is that the movie scripts are really hard to come by.…

Four top-notch revivals prove that with the right band, decades-old music can sound as fresh as when it was first performed

Observer Four top-notch revivals prove that with the right band, decades-old music can sound as fresh…

Bette Midler On Replacing Her TV Husband Roy:

Bette Midler On Replacing Her TV Husband Roy: “Kevin Dunn quit because he was very unhappy…

BetteBack June 7, 1974: Is Bette Midler Feuding With Producers Of Her New Movie?

Eau Claire Leader Telegram June 7, 1974 Q: Is Bette Midler already feuding with the producers…

BetteBack April 22, 1974: The 1974 Tony Award Winners

Charleston Gazette April 22, 1974 NEW YORK – “The River Niger.” produced by the Negro Ensemble…

BetteBack April 12, 1974: Tony’s Establish A New Awards Category For Miss M

Star News April 12, 1974 The Tony Awards people have been out of touch with the…

Bette Midler On Diva Las Vegas:

Bette Midler On Diva Las Vegas: “This show had me pretty winded, and I was surprised.…

BetteBack March 23, 1999: Bette Midler Speaks Out On Music, Movies, And Her New TV Series

Aberdeen Daily News March 23, 1999 Bette Midler, sitcom, Isn’t She Great, First Wive’s Club, Jaqueline…

Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman Talk NBC’s HAIRSPRAY LIVE!, BOMBSHELL & More!

Broadway World Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman Talk NBC’s HAIRSPRAY LIVE!, BOMBSHELL & More! November 3…

Bette Midler Compares Blake Shelton To John Wayne

Boston Globe Bette Midler Compares Blake Shelton To John Wayne OCTOBER 29, 2016 Bette Midler certainly…

Bette Midler ditched her grey hair for a bold new colour

Starts At 60 Bette Midler ditched her grey hair for a bold new colour October 5,…

Blake Loves Bette: Could Mr. Shelton Have a New Sweetheart on “The Voice”?

WWGP1050 Blake Loves Bette: Could Mr. Shelton Have a New Sweetheart on “The Voice“? September 16,…

BetteBack February 14, 1997: Bette Midler A Contender In American Comedy Awards Again

Bluefield Daily Telegraph February 14, 1997 Drew Carey is one of the contenders for funniest male…

The Voice season 11 will premiere on September 19, 2016 on NBC – Bette Midler Will Guest Judge

Earn The Necklace Watch The Voice Season 11 Premiere Online: Women Reign! By : Michela Lombardi…

BetteBack June 9, 1996: Dennis Farina Gets First Movie Lead Role in “That Old Feeling”

Elyria Chronicle Telegram June 9, 1996 Veteran villain Dennis Farina took a punch in the nose…

BetteBack March 12, 1996: First Wive’s Club Stars Vocalize Last Day Of Shooting

Santa Ana Orange County Register March 12, 1996 Bette Midler, Diane Keaton and Goldie Hawn will…

BetteBack February 26, 1996: Oprah Takes Us Behind The Scenes

Galveston Daily News February 26, 1996 CHICAGO, H — Oprah Winfrey wears a hidden camera to…

BetteBack February 12, 1996: Bette Midler Wins Another American Comedy Award

Lethbridge Herald February 12, 1996 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three actors from the film Get Shorty…

Secrets of Sardi’s: The hall of fame of Broadway

AM New York Secrets of Sardi’s: The hall of fame of Broadway By Meghan Giannotta meghan.giannotta@amny.com…

BetteBack June 21, 1995: Lisa Kudrow And Jennifer Anniston To Co-Host VH1 Honors

Daily News (Los Angeles, CA) June 21, 1995 | Marilyn Beck & Stacy Jenel Smith From…

BetteBack September 12, 1994: Bette Loses ‘Gypsy’ Emmy To Kirstie Alley; Performs Rose’s Turn

Syracuse Herald Journal September 12, 1994 PASADENA, Calif. (AP) – “Frasier” faces No. 1-rated “Home Improvement”…

BetteBack October 23, 1993: Why Does Bette Midler Charge So Much For Tickets?

Clearfield Progress October 23, 1993 Bette Midler was to finish her tour this weekend at Radio…

BetteBack September 17, 1993: Bette Midler Retakes New York

Hutchinson News September 17, 1993 NEW YORK – Wisecracking, jiggling her flesh and whooping it up…

Bette Midler Joins Lineup of NYC Bowie Tributes In March/April

Classic Hits And Oldies Bette Midler Joins Lineup of NYC Bowie Tributes In March/April January 21,…

Bette Midler returning to Broadway to star in ‘Hello, Dolly!’

ABC Bette Midler returning to Broadway to star in ‘Hello, Dolly!’ January 19, 2016 It’s a…

BetteBack August 8, 1993: Many screen greats had inauspicious debuts

Doylestown Intelligencer Many screen greats had inauspicious debuts By Marc Weinberg Los Angeles Time:, August 8,…

BetteBack July 6, 1993: Bewitched, Bothered, Bewildered Bette (Interview)

Elyria Chronicle Telegram July 6, 1993 Bette Midler, having survived the flop that was “For the…

BetteBack February 4, 1993: Bette Midler Nominated For People’s Choice Award 1993

Elyria Chronicle Telegram February 4, 1993 LOS ANGELES (AP) – Jack Nicholson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roseanne Arnold,…

BetteBack August 31, 1992: Bette Midler Wins An Emmy!

Indiana Gazette August 31, 1992 PASADENA, Calif. (AP) – Here are some of the 44th annual…

BetteBack Emmy Nominations Commentary – But Bette Midler Nominated

Cedar Rapids Gazette July 25, 1992 The Emmy nominations recently released look like a crossword puzzle,…

BetteBack May 22, 1992: Johnny Carson Given One Of His Greatest Shows

Daily Herald Suburban May 22, 1992 BURBANK, Calif. — It took two minutes 15 seconds, and…

Ana Gasteyer: New CD And Concerts Inspired By Bette Midler

Mister D: I bought this and it is great! A gal with moxie: Gasteyer swings the…

BetteBack April 18, 1992: Bette Midler Narrates ‘Weird Parents’

Cedar Rapids Gazette April 18, 1992 I am not quite sure why Showtime decided to call…

BetteBack April 12, 1992: A Dolly Parton/Bette Midler Movie Collaboration?

Mister D: This would have been so good! Syracuse Herald Journal April 12, 1992 In Development:…

BetteBack October 4, 1991: Disney Passes On Beaches II And Rights Go To Barbara Eden (I Dream Of Jeannie)

Cedar Rapids Gazette October 4, 1991 HOLLYWOOD — Disney has relinquished its rights to “I’ll Be…

Concert Review: Bette Midler is bigger than any song. She is the full show! (Leeds)

The Press Review: Bette Midler, Divine Intervention, Leeds First Direct Arena, Wednesday Charles Hutchinson / 07:11…

A Woman Scorned: The Top 12 Female Revenge Movies

Time A Woman Scorned: The Top 12 Female Revenge Movies By Richard Corliss April 29, 2014…

Tampa Review: Midler still has the pipes, bawdy sense of humor

Tampa Tribune Midler still has the pipes, bawdy sense of humor May 11, 2015 TAMPA —…

BetteBack March 14, 1989: Bette Midler Wins A Peoples Choice Award

Doylestown Intelligencer March 14, 1989 BURBANK, Calif — Bill Cosby and “The Cosby Show” swept the…

BetteBack October 28, 1986: More On Bette’s Production Of “Winnie”

Santa Ana Orange County Register October 28, 1986 Mister D: This was eventually made with Meredith…

BetteBack April 25, 1986: Midler to tell story of Winnie Sprockett

Cedar Rapids Gazette April 25, 1986 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bette Midler has been signed by…

BetteBack October 27, 1983: We Need More Bette Midler TV Specials

Pacific Stars And Stripes October 27, 1983 Midler TV special is long overdue What television needs…

Johnny Carson’s Nephew Brings Tonight Show to New Generation

People Johnny Carson’s Nephew Brings Tonight Show to New Generation July 23, 2013 Heeere’s Johnny! Twenty-one…

BetteBack September 18, 1978: Bette Midler Wins Her First Emmy

Altoona Mirror September 18, 1978 PASADENA, Calif. (UPI) – The miniseries “Holocaust” and situation comedy “All…

BetteBack August 11, 1978: Bette Midler Gets Nominated For An Emmy

Salina Journal August 11, 1978 HOLLYWOOD (UPI ) – “Holocaust,” the top-rated NBC miniseries about Nazi…

BetteBack January 4, 1978: Patty Hearst Jokes Gotta Go…For One Night!

Hutchinson News January 4, 1978 Bette Midler eliminated all the Patty Hearst jokes from her act…

Video: Higher and Higher-BWBB ~ Bette Midler ~ Ol Red Hair Is Back

Video: Higher and Higher-BWBB ~ Bette Midler ~ Ol Red Hair Is Back Related articles BetteBack…

Total Recall: Surprising Oscar Nominations and Snubs

Rotten Tomatoes Total Recall: Surprising Oscar Nominations and Snubs Feb 21, 2013 1986 Oh Academy, where…

Audio: Bette Midler – Storybook Children

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The BLB Bette Midler Jukebox For March Is Smokin’ Hot!

New music for March in the BLB jukebox…chock full of goodies with more than you can…