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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1992 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
For the Boys (1991)
1980 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
The Rose (1979)

Golden Globes, USA

2001 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Bette (2000)
1994 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Gypsy (1993)
1992 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
For the Boys (1991)
1988 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Outrageous Fortune (1987)
1987 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986)
1981 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Divine Madness (1980)
1980 Won
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Rose (1979)
New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture - Female
The Rose (1979)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2011 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special
Bette Midler: The Showgirl Must Go On (2010)
Shared with:
1998 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Murphy Brown (1988)
For playing "Caprice Feldman". For episode "Never Can Say Goodbye".
1997 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music Program
Bette Midler in Concert: Diva Las Vegas (1997)
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special
Bette Midler in Concert: Diva Las Vegas (1997)
Shared with:
1994 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Gypsy (1993)
For playing "Mama Rose".
1992 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962)
For episode with guests Robin Williams and Bette Midler.
1978 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special - Comedy-Variety or Music
Bette Midler: Ol' Red Hair Is Back (1977)
Shared with:
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special
Bette Midler: Ol' Red Hair Is Back (1977)
Shared with:

BAFTA Awards

1981 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
The Rose (1979)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2009 Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
Then She Found Me (2007)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1994 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Hocus Pocus (1993)

American Cinematheque Gala Tribute

1987 Won
American Cinematheque Award

American Comedy Awards, USA

1998 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication
Bette Midler in Concert: Diva Las Vegas (1997)
1997 Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
The First Wives Club (1996)
1996 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Get Shorty (1995)
1993 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962)
For episode "2nd to Last Tonight Show (1992)". For the special "2nd To Last Tonight Show".
1990 Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Beaches (1988)
1989 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Big Business (1988)
1988 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Outrageous Fortune (1987)
1987 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Ruthless People (1986)
Funniest Female Performer of the Year
Won
Lifetime Achievement Award in Comedy

CableACE Awards

1989 Nominated
ACE
Entertainment Host
The Mondo Beyondo Show (1982)
1985 Nominated
ACE
Performance in a Music Special
Bette Midler: Art or Bust (1984)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

1992 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actress
For the Boys (1991)

Golden Apple Awards

1996 Nominated
Golden Apple
Female Star of the Year
Shared with:
The 'First Wives Club'.

Grammy Awards

2008 Nominated
Grammy
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
For the Album "Cool Yule"
2007 Nominated
Grammy
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
For the Album "Bette Midler Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook"
2004 Nominated
Grammy
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
For the Album "Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook"
1991 Nominated
Grammy
Record of the Year
for "From a Distance"
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
for the Song "From a Distance"
1990 Won
Grammy
Record of the Year
for "Wind Beneath My Wings"
Nominated
Grammy
Best Recording for Children
Oliver & Company (1988)
Shared with:
For the album "Oliver and Company (Story and Songs from the Motion Picture)".
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
for "Wind Beneath my Wings"
1987 Nominated
Grammy
Best Comedy Recording
For the Album "Mud Will Be Flung Tonight"
1981 Won
Grammy
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
for the Song "The Rose"
Nominated
Grammy
Record of the Year
for "The Rose"
1974 Won
Grammy
Best New Artist
Nominated
Grammy
Album of the Year
for the Album "The Divine Miss M"
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
for the Song "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy"

Hasty Pudding Theatricals, USA

1976 Won
Woman of the Year

Kids' Choice Awards, USA

1989 Nominated
Blimp Award
Favorite Movie Actress
Beaches (1988)

National Board of Review, USA

1996 Won
NBR Award
Best Acting by an Ensemble
The First Wives Club (1996)
Shared with:

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1980 3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Actress
The Rose (1979)
3rd place

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1979 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
The Rose (1979)

Online Film & Television Association

2001 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a New Comedy Series
Bette (2000)
1997 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Adapted Song
The First Wives Club (1996)
Shared with:
For the song "You Don't Own Me".

People's Choice Awards, USA

2001 Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Female Performer in a New Television Series
Bette (2000)
1989 Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Comedy Motion Picture Actress
1988 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite All-Around Female Entertainer
1987 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite All-Around Female Entertainer
1981 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture Actress
1980 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture Actor

Razzie Awards

2001 Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Actress
Isn't She Great (2000)
1991 Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Actress
Stella (1990)

Satellite Awards

1997 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
The First Wives Club (1996)

ShoWest Convention, USA

1988 Won
ShoWest Award
Female Star of the Year

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

2000 Nominated
Stinker Award
Worst Actress
Isn't She Great (2000)
1997 Nominated
Stinker Award
Worst Actress
That Old Feeling (1997)
Worst On-Screen Couple
That Old Feeling (1997)
Shared with:

TV Guide Awards

2001 Won
TV Guide Award
Actress of the Year in a New Series
Bette (2000)
Nominated
TV Guide Award
Actress of the Year in a Comedy Series
Bette (2000)

Walk of Fame

1985 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Recording
Awarded on February 6, 1985 at 6922 Hollywood Blvd.

Women in Film Crystal Awards

1997 Won
Crystal Award
1985 Won
Jack Oakie Comedy Award

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