Bette Midler

American sangster, sangwriter, actress, comedian, an film producer

Bette Midler (born December 1, 1945),[1] kent bi her informal stage name The Divine Miss M an aw, is an American sangster, sangwriter, actress, comedian, an film producer.

Bette Midler
Midler backstage at the Grammy Awairds, Februar 1990
Born (1945-12-01) 1 December 1945 (age 78)
Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S. Territory
Ither namesThe Divine Miss M
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • actress
  • comedian
  • producer
Hauf-marrae(s)Martin von Haselberg (m. 1984)
Muisical career
  • Vocals
  • ukulele
Years active1965–present
Associate actsBarry Manilow


Year Title Role Notes
1966 Hawaii Passenger uncreditit
1968 The Detective Girl at Pairty uncreditit
1969 Goodbye, Columbus Wedding Guest uncreditit, cut scene
1972 Scarecrow in a Garden of Cucumbers unkent vyce
1974 Thorn, TheThe Thorn Virgin Mary Kent as The Divine Mr. J an aw; blocked distribution o film
1979 Rose, TheThe Rose Mary Rose Foster
1980 Divine Madness! Hersel/
Divine Miss M.
concert film
1982 Jinxed! Bonita Friml
1986 Down and Out in Beverly Hills Barbara Whiteman
1986 Ruthless People Barbara Stone
1987 Outrageous Fortune Sandy Brozinsky
1988 Big Business Sadie Shelton/Sadie Ratliff
1988 Oliver & Company Georgette vyce
1988 Beaches C. C. Bloom
1989 Lottery, TheThe Lottery Short film
1990 Stella Stella Claire
1991 For the Boys Dixie Leonard
1991 Scenes from a Mall Deborah Fifer
1993 Gypsy Mama Rose Televeesion film
1993 Hocus Pocus Winifred 'Winnie' Sanderson
1995 Get Shorty Doris Saphron uncreditit
1996 First Wives Club, TheThe First Wives Club Brenda Cushman
1997 That Old Feeling Lilly Leonard
1999 Get Bruce Hersel
1999 Fantasia 2000 Hersel / Hostess (segment "Piano Concerto No. 2, Allegro, Opus 102")
2000 What Women Want Dr. J.M. Perkins uncreditit
2000 Isn't She Great Jacqueline Susann
2000 Drowning Mona Mona Dearly
2002 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood Executive producer
2004 Stepford Wives, TheThe Stepford Wives Bobbie Markowitz
2007 Then She Found Me Bernice Graves
2008 Women, TheThe Women Leah Miller
2010 Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore Kitty Galore vyce
2012 Parental Guidance Diane Decker


Year Title Role Notes
1976 Vegetable Soup Woody the Spoon Vyce role
1976 The Bette Midler Show Hersel Televeesion special
1977 Ol' Red Hair is Back Hersel Televeesion special
1982 The Mondo Beyondo Show Mondo Beyondo Televeesion film
1984 Art or Bust Hersel/
Divine Miss M.
Televeesion special
1984 Video Music Awards Hersel/
Awairds Shaw
1990 The Earth Day Special Mither Natur Televeesion special
1992 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Hersel
1992 Shelley Duvall's Bedtime Stories Narrator "Weird Parents"
1993 Simpsons, TheThe Simpsons Hersel "Krusty Gets Kancelled"
1995 Seinfeld Hersel "The Understudy"
1997 Diva Las Vegas Hersel/
Divine Miss M.
Televeesion special
1997 Nanny, TheThe Nanny Hersel "You Bette Your Life"
1998 Murphy Brown Caprice Feldman "Never Can Say Goodbye"
1999 Jackie's Back Herself Television film
2000–01 Bette Bette 18 episodes
2008 Strictly Come Dancing Hersel Performed "Wind Beneath My Wings"
2009 Loose Women Hersel Guest host
2009 Dancing on Ice Hersel Performed
2009 Strictly Come Dancing Hersel Performed "The Rose"
2009 One Show, TheThe One Show Hersel Guest
2009 Royal Variety Performance, TheThe Royal Variety Performance Hersel Performed
2009 Marriage Ref, TheThe Marriage Ref Hersel Guest
2009 Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List Hersel Guest; toured Las Vegas nichtlife wi Kathy
2010 Showgirl Must Go On, TheThe Showgirl Must Go On Hersel HBO TV special (December 31)
2010 Paul O'Grady's Christmas Hersel Guest
2014 Bette Midler: Ane Night Anly Hersel ITV Special, UK

Stage shaws

Year Title Role Notes
1967 Fiddler on the Roof Tzeitel Musical
1970 Salvation Betty Lou Off-Broadway musical
1973 Bette Midler Hersel Concerts
1975 Bette Midler's Clams on the Half Shell Revue Hersel Revue
1979 Bette! Divine Madness Hersel Concerts
2011 Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Muisical, producer
2013 I'll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers Sue Mengers Leemitit engagement


  1. "Bette Midler Biography (1945-)". Retrieved 10 December 2013. Source notes: "Born December 1, 1945, in Paterson, NJ (some sources cite Honolulu, HI or Aiea, HI); raised in Aiea, HI".