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.
Did You Know?
Initially conceived as an anthology series focused on infamous feuds, the series was renewed for a second season by FX in February 2017. The second season, titled "Buckingham Palace" was supposed to be 10 episodes long and focus in the relationship between Prince Charles
and Princess Diana
. However, in August 2018,the second season, and the anthology series as a whole, was scrapped. See more
Jessica Lange and Susan Sarandon alternated top billing in the opening credits on alternate episodes. See more