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Bette Midler

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Biography

Midler backstage at the Grammy Awards, February 1990

Source: Wikipedia

Bette Midler (born December 1, 1945), also known by her informal stage name The Divine Miss M, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, comedian, and film producer. In a career spanning almost half a century, Midler has been nominated for two Academy Awards, and won three Grammy Awards, four Golden Globes, three Emmy Awards, and a special Tony Award. She has sold over 30 million records worldwide and along with that has also received four Gold, three Platinum and three Multiplatinum albums by RIAA.

Fact file

  • Born: December 1, 1945 (age 69) Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S. Territory
  • Other names: The Divine Miss M
  • Occupation: Singer songwriter actress comedian producer
  • Spouse(s): Martin von Haselberg (m. 1984)
  • Children: 1
  • Genres: Traditional pop vocal pop musical comedy
  • Instruments: Vocals ukulele
  • Years active: 1965–present
  • Labels: Atlantic Warner Bros. Columbia Warner Music Group
  • Associated acts: Barry Manilow
  • Website: bettemidler.com

Read more about Bette Midler at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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jordanmoreau01
Variety, 2019-04-05 19:54:59
“I figured it out early: if you didn’t get cast, or didn’t care to play the game, you’d better figure out how to put on your own show.” Words to live by from Bette Midler. Beginning by singing a bit of “There’s No Business Like Show Business,” the Broadway star ...

alexstedman2013
Variety, 2019-04-02 13:30:14
Long before Reese Witherspoon or Nicole Kidman produced their own material, Bette Midler was calling all the shots on her productions. In 1985, she signed a blockbuster multi-movie deal at Disney’s Touchstone Pictures, making her the highest-paid actress of her time. But in addition to a massive paycheck, she also ...

jordanmoreau01
Variety, 2019-03-24 16:02:39
Bette Midler and Judith Light will guest star on “The Politician,” the first series Ryan Murphy will launch on Netflix after he inked a deal with the streamer last year. Murphy made the announcement at the end of Saturday’s PaleyFest panel for his FX series “Pose,” and noted that Midler ...

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