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BetteBack June 3, 1975: Bette Midler To Record Gospel Song

Arkansas City Traveler June 3, 1975 The gospel song Bette Midler sings in her Broadway show…

BetteBack April 20, 1975: Bette Midler’s ‘Clams’ Will Be A Rave

Colorado Springs Gazette April 20, 1975 Will the divine Miss M — Bette Midler, succeed or…

I love Barbara Hershey and Lainie Kazan. I had no idea “Beaches” was an ‘uberweepie’! The nerve!

I love Barbara Hershey and Lainie Kazan. I had no idea “Beaches” was an ‘uberweepie’! The…

BetteBack November 30, 1974: What’s Bette Midler Like?

Dunkirk Evening Observer November 30, 1974 WILL THE REAL BETTE MIDLER . . .? What’s she…

BetteBack September 2, 1974: Who’ll Play Carmen Miranda On Broadway?

Chester Delaware County Daily Times September 2, 1974 In 1946 Carmen Miranda was the highest-paid woman…

BetteBack August 26, 1974: Bette Midler Gets Pirated

Denton Record August 26, 1974 HOLLYWOOD (UPI> – Hold it! That EJvis Presley tape cartridge you’re…

BetteBack July 14, 1974: Bette Midler Instrumental In J.J. Walker’s Career

Bakersfield Californian July 14, 1974 Jimmie Walker is making up for lost time and he’s unstoppable.…

BetteBack October 18, 1973: On Bette Midler’s Upcoming Album, Bette Midler

Phoenix Arizona Republic October 18, 1973 That new Bette Midler album, which will be called simply…

New York Times: ‘Beaches’ Remake Review

The New York Times Review: They’ve, Sob, Remade ‘Beaches’ By MIKE HALEJAN. 20, 2017 “Beaches,” directed…

We Watched the New ‘Beaches’: We Argued. We Cried. We Missed Bette. Two Gay Guys vs The New ‘Beaches’

The Daily Beast We Watched the New ‘Beaches’: We Argued. We Cried. We Missed Bette. Lifetime’s…

Idina Menzel tackles Bette Midler role in ‘Beaches’ remake

Seattle Times Idina Menzel tackles Bette Midler role in ‘Beaches’ remake Originally published January 13, 2017…

Betteback October 17, 1973: “I’m the last of the truly tacky women!”

Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 17, 1973 The reigning resident kook of showbiz, Bette Midler, unloosed…

BetteBack February 16, 1974: The Divine Mr. M – The Man Behind Bette Midler (Barry Manilow)

Winnipeg Free Press February 16, 1974 He has become known as the Divine Mr M because…

BetteBack March 27, 1973: Divining Bette Midler

European Stars And Stripes March 27, 1973 THE Divine Miss M., as she calls herself, has…

BetteBack February 6, 1974: Bette Midler Takes In A Fight

Bradford Era February 6, 1974 Bette Midler showed off her guy Eddie Simon at the All-Frazier…

Idina Menzel feared ‘career suicide’ with Beaches remake

Film News UK Idina Menzel feared ‘career suicide’ with Beaches remake September 21, 2016 Singer/actress Idina…

Idina Menzel on Working Toward LGBT Icon Status, a Lesbian Elsa & Angry Gays Who Oppose Her ‘Beaches’ Remake

PrideSource Idina Menzel on Working Toward LGBT Icon Status, a Lesbian Elsa & Angry Gays Who…

BetteBack March 28, 1997: Bette’s ‘Intimate Portrait’ To Premiere On Lifetime

Burlington Times News March 28, 1997 Lifetime’s “Intimate Portrait” chronicles the Divine Miss M’s many roles…

Marissa Jaret Winokur Will Star in Hocus Pocus Musical Parody

Playbill Marissa Jaret Winokur Will Star in Hocus Pocus Musical Parody BY ADAM HETRICK SEP 08,…

Films Back In The 1980’s, Like Beaches, Were Made For Adults, Not Just Teenage Boys

Netflix By Hadley Freeman Saturday 3 September 2016 04.00 EDT When do you think Hollywood will…

Fun Home Star Cast in Beaches Remake as Young Idina Menzel

Playbill Fun Home Star Cast in Beaches Remake as Young Idina Menzel BY ANDREW GANS SEP…

Bette Midler – Are You Surprised You Found A Home At Disney?

Bette Midler – Are You Surprised You Found A Home At Disney? “Ironic, ain’t it? But…

“ I want to be around forever; but if I have to go, it won’t be without a battle.”

Bette Midler: “ I want to be around forever; but if I have to go, it…

Nia Long joins Idina Menzel in the remake of classic 1980s Bette Midler film Beaches

Daily Mail Nia Long joins Idina Menzel in the remake of classic 1980s Bette Midler film…