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Queen of Hearts
The Squirrel Lady (uncredited)
Student (as Katherine Bates)
(December 2 to 21, 1980) She played Joellen Fitzer in Mary Gallagher's play, "Chocolate Cake," in a Shorts Festival (one act play repertory) production at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with Susan Kingsley (Delia Baron) in the cast. Amy Saltz was director.
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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.
Auditioned for the role of Janet Wood on Three's Company
(1976), which ultimately went to Joyce DeWitt
. Bates says she was relieved she did not get the role because, after auditioning, she felt she really did not want it.
Characters who are frequently tough-talking and outspoken