7 January 2013 12:53 PM, PST | EW.com - PopWatch | See recent EW.com - PopWatch news »

Bette Midler is coming to Broadway…by herself.

The Grammy and Tony-winning legend is returning to the Great White Way to play superagent Sue Mengers in a new one-character show, I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers. Mengers, who passed away last year, was famous in Hollywood as the first “superagent” — she represented almost every star in Hollywood in the 1970s, including Barbra Streisand, Michael Caine, and Steve McQueen.

Playwright John Logan, who won a Tony Award for Red and wrote the screenplay for the new James Bond film Skyfall, said, “I met Sue Mengers only once, »


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