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  1. Catherine Alcorn brings a taste of Bette Midler to Melt FestivalRead the original story

    Thursday | Blaze

    Catherine Alcorn is bringing the spirit of Bette Midler to Brisbane for the Melt festival, and she shared her thoughts on the Divine Miss M with Andrew Shaw. Catherine Alcorn knew all the words to The Wizard of Oz by the time she was two-and-a-half.

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  2. Kim Kennedy Austin at WV Museum_0Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | North Shore News

    Kim Kennedy Austin: Industry, Charity, Faith, Hope opened at the West Vancouver Museum Jan. 13. The exhibition's title is derived from the lyrics of "Oh Industry," a song performed by Bette Midler in 1988's Beaches. Pieces on display include paintings, drawings and needlepoint produced by the artist over the last 20 years in addition to new works inspired by the iron bridges that connect the North Shore both to other land masses as well as other histories.

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  3. Joe Franklin, 'King of Nostalgia' on NYC radio, TV, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Day

    ... and continued into podcasting, Franklin took credit for discovering or giving early exposure to Al Pacino, Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand, Michael Jackson, Garth Brooks and Woody Allen. He interviewed Andy Warhol and Howard Stern, William F. Buckley ...

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  4. Joe Franklin Radio-TV Pioneer Dies at 88Read the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Examiner.com

    ... times on Saturday Night Live. The show featured some of the earliest appearances of Bill Cosby, Woody Allen, Bette Midler and Barbra Streisand as well as lots of people on the fringes of entertainment. Over the years Joe built a vast collection of ...

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  5. Joe Franklin dies at 88; interviewed 'plate twirlers' and starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and continued into podcasting, Franklin took credit for discovering or giving early exposure to Al Pacino, Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand, Michael Jackson, Garth Brooks and Woody Allen. He interviewed Andy Warhol and Howard Stern, William F. Buckley ...

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  6. TV talk show pioneer and New York mainstay Joe Franklin dies at 88Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    TV talk show pioneer Joe Franklin, who interviewed thousands of people from a dancing dentist to Academy Award winning actors in a far from glamorous New York studio has died at the age of 88, his long time producer said on Sunday. Franklin, a New York broadcasting institution who helped bolster the careers of then emerging stars such as Al Pacino, Bill Cosby and Bette Midler, started his TV talk show in the 1950s and kept in running into the 1990s.

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  7. Talk Show Pioneer Joe Franklin Dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Forward

    TV talk show pioneer Joe Franklin, who interviewed thousands of people from a dancing dentist to Academy Award winning actors in a far from glamorous New York studio has died at the age of 88, his long time producer said on Sunday. Franklin, a New York broadcasting institution who helped bolster the careers of then emerging stars such as Al Pacino, Bill Cosby and Bette Midler, started his TV talk show in the 1950s and kept in running into the 1990s.

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  8. Say it Ain't So, Joe:Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... nose. Garrin recalled how Franklin, who was parodied by Billy Crystal on "Saturday Night Live," hired a young Bette Midler as his studio singer and gave a chance on his show to every up-and-comer trying to make it big: Bruce Springsteen, Woody Allen ...

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  9. TV talk show pioneer Joe Franklin diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... nose. Garrin recalled how Franklin, who was parodied by Billy Crystal on "Saturday Night Live," hired a young Bette Midler as his studio singer and gave a chance on his show to every up-and-comer trying to make it big: Bruce Springsteen, Woody Allen ...

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  10. Joe Franklin, - King of Nostalgia' on NYC Radio, TV, Dies at 88Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Bloomberg

    ... and continued into podcasting, Franklin took credit for discovering or giving early exposure to Al Pacino , Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand , Michael Jackson , Garth Brooks and Woody Allen . He interviewed Andy Warhol and Howard Stern , William F. ...

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  11. 'Mouse in Transition': A Gong Show with Eisner and KatzenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Cartoon Brew

    ... at the end of the Ron Miller era. The first into production was Down and Out in Beverly Hills, starring Bette Midler, Richard Dreyfuss and Nick Nolte, stars who were emphatically non-Disney but also not hugely expensive. We figured out that Michael ...

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  12. Helen SlaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NNDB

    Helen Slater was the unknown blonde starred as Supergirl in that 1984 epic bomb. With Judge Reinhold playing her husband, they kidnapped Bette Midler in Ruthless People , and in The Secret of My Success she was the woman Michael J. Fox fell for, after watching her swallow water at a drinking fountain in slow motion.

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  13. Bette Midler Brings Look-alike Daughter to Broadway OpeningRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    No, you aren't seeing double! Bette Midler attended the opening of Broadway's "Honeymoon in Vegas" on Thursday with her 28-year-old daughter, Sophie von Haselberg, in tow. The 69-year-old legend and her mini-me practically looked like twins, wearing matching black pea coats and rocking a red lip.

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  14. Premier League footballer Danny Simpson appears in court accused of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Daily Mail

    ... to impress a mystery blonde in a suave suit... but forgets to zip up his fly Date night in LA Double take! Bette Midler brings her lookalike daughter Sophie von Haselberg to Broadway's Honeymoon in Vegas opening Bette's doppelganger 'Sunday Rose has ...

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  15. Stefanie Black & Tom DeTrinis to Pay Tribute to Bette Midler in a Day at the Beaches, 1/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Apropos of nothing other than their love of The Divine Miss M, Stefanie Black and Tom DeTrinis star in the world premier of "A Day at The Beaches" this Sunday, January 18th at 8pm at 3 Clubs in Hollywood. Directed by Kate Sullivan Gibbens with musical direction by Zach Spound , "A Day at The Beaches" combines improv, song, and storytelling to salute Bette Midler while taking the audience through the soundtrack to everyone's favorite tearjerker.

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  16. Double take! Bette Midler brings lookalike daughter Sophie von...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Daily Mail

    Bette Midler brought her lookalike daughter Sophie von Haselberg to the opening of Broadway's Honeymoon in Vegas on Thursday. The 69-year-old pop diva and her 28-year-old mini-me bundled up in matching black coats as they entered the Nederlander Theatre.

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  17. Life in the old gal yet? You Bette yaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    Next July, Bette Midler will play a string of gigs across the UK, her first here since 1980. A second date had to be added at the O2 after the first sold out, so why has she been away so long? Was it something we said? "No, no, no," insists Bette, who is perched on a sofa in a plush London hotel suite.

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  18. 'First' look: Meet the ladies of 'First Wives Club: The Musical'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... first look at the trio of theater veterans who inherited the roles of the three divorcees (originally played by Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn, and Diane Keaton) who exact revenge on the husbands who ditched them for younger women. Meet Faith Prince, ...

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  19. Jewish Channel's Row J 2015 Season Features Marc Shaiman,...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... interview with Tony and Emmy Award winner Marc Shaiman , who will discuss his many exciting project including Bette Midler 's new album "It's The Girls," his smash-hit West End musical "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," the upcoming concert ...

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  20. Jewish Channel's Row J 2015 Season to Feature Marc Shaiman,...Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... interview with Tony and Emmy Award winner Marc Shaiman , who will discuss his many exciting project including Bette Midler 's new album "It's The Girls," his smash-hit West End musical "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," the upcoming concert ...

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