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"Stephen King's Nightmares & Dreamscapes, Volume #2".
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Bobo Bates | Katherine Bates | Kathy D. Bates
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[on losing the role of Frankie, which had been written for her by playwright Terrence McNally
, to Michelle Pfeiffer
in the movie version of "Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune"] "I thought it was wonderful to see a love story about people over forty, ordinary people who were trying to connect. We haven't seen it before, and I don't think we will see it with this movie Frankie and Johnny
Bates' grandfather, Memphis attorney Finis Langdon Bates, wrote the book "The Escape and Suicide of John Wilkes Booth" in 1907. It is said to be Bates' non-fiction account of hearing a deathbed confession from a man who claimed to be Abraham Lincoln's assassin, Booth, who had escaped capture and lived under another name out west. (source: pbs.org).
Often portrays kind-hearted or cold-hearted characters