Planned anthology series centering on famous feuds, including Bette Davis and Joan Crawford that is discontinued at the moment.
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Nominated for 4 Golden Globes. Another 8 wins & 84 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Jessica Lange ...  Joan Crawford 8 episodes, 2017
Susan Sarandon ...  Bette Davis 8 episodes, 2017
Judy Davis ...  Hedda Hopper 8 episodes, 2017
Jackie Hoffman ...  Mamacita 8 episodes, 2017
Alfred Molina ...  Robert Aldrich 8 episodes, 2017
Stanley Tucci ...  Jack Warner 8 episodes, 2017
Alison Wright ...  Pauline Jameson 8 episodes, 2017
Catherine Zeta-Jones ...  Olivia de Havilland 6 episodes, 2017
Dominic Burgess ...  Victor Buono 6 episodes, 2017
Joel Kelley Dauten ...  Adam Friedman 6 episodes, 2017
Kathy Bates ...  Joan Blondell 5 episodes, 2017
Kiernan Shipka ...  B.D. Merrill / ... 5 episodes, 2017
Molly Price ...  Harriet Aldrich 3 episodes, 2017
Brooke Star ...  Cindy Crawford 3 episodes, 2017
Chelsea Summer ...  Cathy Crawford 3 episodes, 2017
Reed Diamond ...  Peter 2 episodes, 2017
Matthew Glave ...  Joseph Cotten 2 episodes, 2017
Ken Lerner ...  Marty 2 episodes, 2017
John Rubinstein ...  George Cukor 2 episodes, 2017
Earlene Davis ...  Agnes Moorehead 2 episodes, 2017
Sonya English Sonya English ...  Adell Aldrich 2 episodes, 2017
Billy Meade ...  Bill Aldrich 2 episodes, 2017
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Tells the story of the legendary rivalry between Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange) and Bette Davis (Susan Sarandon) during their collaboration on the Academy Award®-nominated thriller What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? and after the cameras stopped rolling. The series explores how the two women endured ageism and misogyny while struggling to hang on to success and fame in the twilight of their careers. Written by FX

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Biography | Drama

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In the actual film What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962) it's more apparent that Robert Aldrich and the stars were aware that the self-referential nature of the movie was the point. Clips of Joan Crawford and Bette Davis's old movies are actually featured in the film and commented on. Robert Aldrich had also directed a previous behind-the scenes look at Hollywood actors The Big Knife (1955) See more »

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Jessica Lange and Susan Sarandon alternated top billing in the opening credits on alternate episodes. See more »

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Ryan Murphy managed the virtually impossible. Finding a tone and the tone has to do with the humanity of this Hollywood gargoyles. I wonder if young Joan and Bette knew where they were heading. Those women that their daughters wrote about, were they who they were or who they became. Jessica Lange throws a light on Joan Crawford that made me, already, re-think her myth. Her fear is actually tangible. Great, great performance. Susan Sarandon captures Davis's temperament and allow us a glimpse into the contradictory nature of the woman. Brilliant, succinct observation - when she throws herself into the role of wife and mother, she was thoroughly miscast. Alfred Molina is superb as Robert Aldrich and Stanley Tucci is terrific as Jack "I show you my hemorrhoids" Warner. I can't wait for the next episode.


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Release Date:

5 March 2017 (USA) See more »

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Feud: Bette and Joan See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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