Starred in "Bette Davis in Person", 1973.
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Betty Davis | Miss Bette Davis
5' 3" (1.6 m)
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[in 1977, on why she was still working] So I am up to my ears in taxes and debts, and that's why I come out of my house in Connecticut every few years and work. I can hole up for just so long, then I gotta get out and stir things up again. It's half for income and half for me.
While touring the talk show circuit to promote What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
(1962), she told one interviewer that when she and Joan Crawford
were first suggested for the leads, Warner studio head Jack L. Warner
replied: "I wouldn't give a plugged nickel for either of those two old broads." Recalling the story, Davis laughed at her own expense. The following day, she reportedly received a ...
Her large, distinctive eyes
The First Lady of Film