Singer-songwriter, actress, comedian, film producer and entrepreneur
Bette Midler (born December 1, 1945), also known by her informal stage name The Divine Miss M, is an American singer-songwriter, actress, film producer and entrepreneur. In a career spanning almost half a century, Midler has been nominated for two Academy Awards, and won three...Wikipedia
Born: 5th December, 1945, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Height: 5' 1" (155 cm)
Claim to Fame: The Rose, Divine Ms M.
Bathhouse Betty is the ninth studio album by the American singer Bette Midler, released in 1998. Bathhouse Betty was Midler's debut album for Warner Bros. Records, after having parted ways with sister label Atlantic Records in 1995 following the moderate commercial success of her later-platinum certified album Bette of Roses.
Here come the grandparents. There go the rules.
Artie and Diane agree to look after their three grandkids when their type-A helicopter parents need to leave town for work. Problems arise when the kids' 21st-century behavior collides with Artie and Diane's old-school methods.
I never know how much of what I say is true.
[Asked by Parade Magazine whether she will retire after her show in Las Vegas] I think so. I must say, my high kick is just as high as it ever was, thanks to tai chi. But everything is a bit slower. The mind - things don`t stick the way they used to. I feel like I`m going out with a bang. It`s something my husband and I have talked about. I certainly don`t want to die in harness. I`m not one of those people.
Campaigning entertainer Bette Midler has rejected the notion she`ll ever get involved in politics, because she hasn`t got the brains.
The actress/singer works tirelessly for conservation charities, prompting the suggestion she should run for political office.
Midler insists she has the looks, style and voice required for public office, but would be useless at making decisions that would affect the lives of others.
She tells NYPost.com`s PopWrap blog, "I really don`t have the talent. I can make a speech and can get my hair blown out and wear a suit, and I know... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 5 years ago
Hollywood actress, Helen Hunt makes her directorial debut with the romantic comedy, Then She Found Me.
The film stars the "King of romantic comedies" Colin Firth who has previously appeared in the successful British romantic comedy Bridget Jones` Diary.
Hunt plays the character of April Apner desperate to have a child with the men in her life, played by Firth and Matthew Broderick. Bette Midler also stars.
Hunt said about filming: "The set was a make-up free zone, I wanted the men not to wear any make-up. I thought my character, which was particularly... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 6 years ago
Wed May 28, 1:17 AM ET
Los Angeles (E! Online) - Sex and the City finally came home.
After a round of premieres and press in Europe, Sarah Jessica Parker & Co. hit Radio City Music Hall in New York City tonight for the movie`s U.S. premiere.
SJP looked incredible in a silver floor-length Nina Ricci gown and 19th-century jewels from Fred Leighton. The 3,000 or so people filling the theater cheered as she made her way in. The second-loudest round of hootin` and hollerin` went to Chris "Mr. Big" Noth.
And who was there? Among the... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
The poster for the upcoming Helen Hunt-directed "Then She Found Me" has been released, featuring Bette Midler on her knees in front of Hunt. The tagline states: "A thoroughly modern woman in a thoroughly modern crisis."
The story revolves around a New York schoolteacher (Hunt), who hits a midlife crisis when, in quick succession, her husband (Matthew Broderick) leaves, her adoptive mother dies and her real one (Midler), an eccentric talk show host, materializes and turns her life upside down as she begins a courtship with the father (Colin Firth) of one... Read More
Posted by Topherswimmer 6 years ago
While Bette was on Broadway in "Fiddler on the Roof" (she played the character Tzeitel until 1969), her sister Judy visited New York City to see her perform and was tragically struck by a taxi and killed.
Ranked #51 on VH1's 100 Greatest Women of Rock N Roll