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Rose Hovick (Character)
from Gypsy (1962)

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Gypsy -- Based on the Broadway hit about the life and times of burlesque dancer Gypsy Rose Lee and her aggressive stage mother, Mama Rose.

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Rose is the mother of famous burlesque stripper Gypsy Rose Lee and actress June Havoc aka Baby June... See more »
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Mama Rose


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  1. Gypsy: Live from the Savoy Theatre (2015) (TV) Played by Imelda Staunton

  2. Gypsy (1993) (TV) Played by Bette Midler (as Mama Rose)

  3. Gypsy (1962) Played by Rosalind Russell / Lisa Kirk
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  1. Six by Sondheim (2013) (TV) Played by Bette Midler (as Mama Rose)
  2. "Broadway: The American Musical"
        - Tradition: 1957-1979 (2004) TV episode, Played by Ethel Merman (as Mama Rose)

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From Gypsy (1962)
Louise "Gypsy Rose Lee" Hovick: You really would have been something, Mother.
Rose Hovick: Think so?
Louise "Gypsy Rose Lee" Hovick: If you had had someone to push you like I had.
Rose Hovick: If I could've been, I would've been. And that's show business.
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