Kathleen Doyle "Kathy" Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American actress and film director. After appearing in several minor roles in film and television during the 1970s and the 1980s, Bates rose to prominence with her performance in Misery (1990), for which she won the Academy...Wikipedia
Born: 28th June, 1948, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Height: 5' 3" (160 cm)
Claim to Fame: Misery
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Auditioned for TV series "Three's Company" (1977) for role that ultimately went to Joyce DeWitt. Bates says she was relieved she didn't get the part because, after auditioning, she felt she really didn't want it.
Was nominated for Broadway's 1983 Tony Award as Best Actress (Play) for "'night, Mother."
Actress Marta Heflin has died at the age of 68.
The stage and screen star passed away on September 18 after a long illness, according to The New York Times.
Heflin is best known for her roles in Hollywood movies "A Perfect Couple" and "Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean," in which she starred opposite Karen Black, Cher and Kathy Bates.
She also racked up Broadway credits in productions including "Fiddler On The Roof" and "Hair" in the 1960s and in "Jesus Christ Superstar" in the 1970s.
Heflin came from... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 1 year ago
The nominations for the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were unveiled in Los Angeles this morning, with American Horror Story and Mad Men leading the way, scoring a whopping 17 nods apiece.
Hot on their heels were PBS Masterpiece's Downton Abbey and Hatfields & McCoys, which each took home 16 nominations, and the A-list-studded Hemigway & Gellhorn, which earned 15 noms, including one apiece for stars Nicole Kidman and Clive Owen.
Other double-digit nominees included Modern Family and Saturday Night Live with 14, Breaking Bad, 30 Rock and Masterpiece's... Read More
Posted by luisa10q 2 years ago
Will the Emmys get Mad, as in Men – or will they Rock, as in 30? Or will they fall for a brand new Game of Thrones?
All will be revealed in two months – Glee star Jane Lynch, a supporting actress in a comedy series nominee, will host the 63rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards from Los Angeles's Nokia Theatre live on Fox Sept. 18 – but for now, the show to beat is AMC's '60s drama about advertising, Mad Men, which led the nominations, with 19. Game of Thrones received 13.
While a complete list of nominees can be found at Emmys.com, those... Read More
Posted by luisa10q 3 years ago
It was also wonderful to have the prospect of playing with Jack Nicholson. It was a terrific part, a terrific script, with Alexander Payne and Jack Nicholson. You can`t get any better than that!
[On losing the role of Frankie, which had been written for her by playwright Terrence McNally, to Michelle Pfeiffer in the movie version of "Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune"] "I thought it was wonderful to see a love story about people over forty, ordinary people who were trying to connect. We haven`t seen it before, and I don`t think we will see it with this movie Frankie and Johnny (1991)."
She hit the road. The road hit back.
After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.