Appeared in "'night, Mother", at Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 1986.
3 Interviews |
6 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Bobo Bates | Katherine Bates | Kathy D. Bates
5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
My mother used to tell this corny story about how the doctor smacked me on the behind when I was born and I thought it was applause, and I have been looking for it ever since.
Bates was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2003, but she did not reveal her illness to the general public until 2009. She stated that she has been "in total remission" for over five and a half years, as of January 2009. In September 2012, Bates announced via Twitter that she has breast cancer and is recovering from a double mastectomy.
Characters who are frequently tough-talking and outspoken