Bette is a wildly successful singer with numerous hits, adoring fans, and showbiz friends who often drop by. Keeping her grounded is her professor husband Roy, best friend Connie and her thirteen year old daughter Rose.

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 Bette (18 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Oscar (18 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Connie Randolph (18 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Rose (17 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Roy (12 episodes, 2000-2001)
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Bette is a wildly successful singer with numerous hits, adoring fans, and showbiz friends who often drop by. Keeping her grounded is her professor husband Roy, best friend Connie and her thirteen year old daughter Rose.

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Lindsay Lohan was her daughter in the pilot but when filming the show was switched to Los Angeles the New York based Lohan dropped out. See more »

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Throughout the series when Bette's accompanist Oscar is playing piano it is frequently clear that is not actually playing because the position of his hands is nowhere near the actual range of what is being played. See more »

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Referenced in Phone Booth (2002) See more »

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Nobody Else But You
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Written by Bette Midler and Marc Shaiman
Performed by Bette Midler
©2000 Divine's Music Ltd.
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First fall hit of 2000.
18 October 2000 | by See all my reviews

The first fall TV hit of 2000 happens to be the perfect vehicle for Bette Midler since she plays herself ala Jerry Seinfeld. It's well written, well acted and she has an outstanding supporting cast including Joanna Gleason as her best friend and manager Connie. Even though the show runs opposite "Millionaire", "Bette" could be the final answer to compete with Regis. A very funny show! I hope (to borrow a quote from another hit Wednesday CBS show from this year) it doesn't get "voted off the island." The best CBS sitcom on Wednesday night since "The Nanny."


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