Based on the autobiography of Gypsy Rose Lee, this made-for-TV movie-previously a Broadway smash and a 1962 film-depicts the life and times of a stripper and her domineering mother.
Did You Know?
was originally supposed to play the role of Tessie Tura, but Bette Midler had her fired. See more
In the final scene, Mama Rose opens the top of her dress, revealing the top of her bra; however, when Gypsy comes out and talks to her, the dress is closed again. See more
You really could have been something, Mother.
If I could have been, I would have been. And that's show business.
Let Me Entertain You
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Sung by Cynthia Gibb See more