Books On Tape:
"Stephen King's Nightmares & Dreamscapes, Volume #2".
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6 Articles |
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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 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