23 wins & 22 nominations.
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... Laura Trent
- The Jailer
... Etta Stone (as Miss Bette Davis)
Bettina May / Madame Elizabeth McQueeny / Ella Lindstrom
Mrs. Wilfred Ellis
(9/5/60-9/10/60) Stage: Appeared in Norman Corwin
's adaptation, "The World of Carl Sandburg," in a John Lane and Armand Deutsch
Production at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, ME, with Leif Erickson
and Clark Allen in the cast. Norman Corwin was also director.
7 Biographical Movies |
25 Print Biographies |
9 Portrayals |
5 Interviews |
22 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
44 Magazine Cover Photos |
Betty Davis | Miss Bette Davis
5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
[during tension on the set of The Whales of August
(1987) about her esteemed costar Lillian Gish
] She ought to know about close-ups! Jesus, she was around when they invented them!
For many years she was a popular target for impressionists but she was perplexed by the often used phrase "Pee-tah! Pee-tah! Pee-tah!". She said she had no idea who Pee-tah was and had never even met anyone by that name.
Portrayal of strong female characters
The First Lady of Film