(February 18 to March 29, 1981) She played Joellen Fitzer in Mary Gallagher's play, "Chocolate Cake," in a Shorts Humana Festival One Act Plays from 80s' Short production at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with Susan Kingsley (Delia Baron) in the cast. Amy Saltz was director.
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[Excerpt from her 1991 Academy Award acceptance speech] I'd like to thank Jimmy Caan, and apologize publicly for the ankles.
In 2014, at the New York Walk for Lymphedema & Lymphatic Diseases, Bates announced via pre-recorded audio that, due to the double mastectomy, she has lymphedema in both arms. At that time, Bates became the National Spokesperson for the Lymphatic Education & Research Network (LE&RN) and has been actively involved in lymphedema and lymphatic disease advocacy. On May 11, 2018, Bates led advocates in...
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