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Kathleen Doyle Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American theatrical, film and television actress.
Bates was born in Memphis, Tennessee and graduated from White Station High in Memphis. She attended the Southern Methodist University, majoring in theatre, and graduated in 1969. She did her first ever nude scene at the age of 43 in At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991). She undressed again for a jacuzzi scene in About Schmidt (2002).
Kathy Bates has been nominated three times for an Academy Award. She was nominated for Best supporting actress in 1998 for Primary Colors and again in 2002 for About Schmidt. In 1990 she received the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Misery, as the insane Annie Wilkes, an obsessed fan holding her favorite author captive. She is also a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors. Her nickname is Bobo.
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Her nickname is Bobo. That marriage, too, failed. She is also a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors. She later married Billy Rose. In 1990 she received the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Misery, as the insane Annie Wilkes, an obsessed fan holding her favorite author captive. After Arnstein served his sentence at Fort Leavenworth (he previously did time at Sing Sing, where Fanny visited him every week), a heartsick Brice divorced him. She was nominated for Best supporting actress in 1998 for Primary Colors and again in 2002 for About Schmidt. Two children were born of the marriage, but only their daughter is depicted.
Kathy Bates has been nominated three times for an Academy Award. When he finally surrendered, he did not plead guilty, as, again, he did in the movie, but fought the charges for 4 years. She undressed again for a jacuzzi scene in About Schmidt (2002). He was actually part of a gang that stole $5 million of Wall Street securities. Instead of turning himself in, as he did in the movie, Nicky went into hiding. She did her first ever nude scene at the age of 43 in At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991). The film also suggested he sold phony bonds. She attended the Southern Methodist University, majoring in theatre, and graduated in 1969. The film suggested that Arnstein turned to crime because he didn't want to live off of Fanny; the real Nicky shamelessly sponged off her.
Bates was born in Memphis, Tennessee and graduated from White Station High in Memphis. Funny Girl is a prime example of how films usually take liberties with the lives of historical figures and/or events. Kathleen Doyle Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American theatrical, film and television actress. Brice's second husband was gambler Julius "Nicky" Arnstein. Audition Singer: 'Even the Horses Had Wings'. Barbra Streisand made two movies that were (very) loosely based upon the life of Fanny Brice: Funny Girl and Funny Lady. Taking Off (1971) (as Bobo Bates) ... A Hollywood biopic of Brice appeared in 1939 entitled Rose of Washington Square.
Selma Darin. Fanny Brice died in Hollywood, California. Straight Time (1978) ... She was a master at both verbal and physical comedy. Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982). Best known as a comic, Brice was a multitalented performer, able to sing songs humorously or with great serious emotion. Furniture Man's Wife. During the late 1930s, she had her own radio show which featured her as a bratty toddler known as "Baby Snooks.".
Two of a Kind (1983) ... In the 1921 "Follies" she was featured singing the tango "My Man", which became a big hit and was much associated with Brice in the United States for many years. She made phonograph records of it and appeared singing it in sound film. Romanian Judge. She is best known for her association with Florenz Ziegfeld, and headlined his Ziegfield Follies starting in 1910 and continuing into the 1930s. Nadia (1984) (TV) (uncredited) ... In 1908, she dropped out of school to work in a burlesque review. Belle Bodelle (1984). "Fanny Brice" was the stage name of Fania Borach, born in New York City, the third child of relatively well-off saloon owners of Hungarian Jewish decent.
"All My Children" (1970) TV Series ... Fanny Brice (October 29, 1891 - May 29, 1951) was a United States comedian, singer, and entertainer. Woman on Mateo Street. Morning After, The (1986) ... Katherine Kovacs.
Johnny Bull (1986) (TV) ... Bobbi Burk. Murder Ordained (1987) (TV) ... Ruth.
Summer Heat (1987) ... Helen Blake. Bates) ... My Best Friend Is a Vampire (aka I Was a Teenage Vampire) (1988) (as Kathy D.
Canby. Mrs. Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988) ... Wade (1989) (TV).
Roe vs. No Place Like Home (1989) (TV). Signs of Life (1989) .... Mary Beth Alder. High Stakes (1989) .... Jill.
Lisa Coleman. Men Don't Leave (1990) ... Green. Mrs.
Dick Tracy (1990) ... Rosemary. White Palace (1990) ... Annie Wilkes.
Misery (1990) ... Hazel Quarrier. At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991) ... Evelyn Couch.
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991) ... Prostitute. Shadows and Fog (1992) ... Leah Blier.
Prelude to a Kiss (1992) ... Bibby Berman. Used People (1992) ... Elsa Barlow.
The Road to Mecca (1992) ... Peggy Say. Hostages (1993) (TV) ... Frances Lacey.
A Home of Our Own (1993) ... Rae Flowers. The Stand (1994) ... Alaskan Mom.
North (1994) ... Ella Tate. Curse of the Starving Class (1994) ... Dolores Claiborne.
Dolores Claiborne (1995) ... Talking with (1995) (TV). Meg Bethune. Angus (1995) ...
Goo. Mr. The West Side Waltz (1995) (TV) ... Helen Kushnick.
The Late Shift (1996) (TV) ... Shirley Voguel. Diabolique (1996) ... Maurine Collier.
The War at Home (1996) ... Miss Swaffer. Swept from the Sea (1997) ... Margaret 'Molly' Brown.
Titanic (1997) ... Margaret Brown. Titanic Explorer (1997) ... Libby Holden.
Primary Colors (1998) ... Voice of Raphaella, the Magic Bunny. The Effects of Magic (1998) ... Helen 'Mama' Boucher.
The Waterboy (1998) ... Bankruptcy Judge. A Civil Action (1998) (uncredited) ... Miss Hannigan.
Annie (1999) (TV) ... Baby Steps (1999). Mother Superior. Bruno (2000) ...
The Squirrel Lady. Rat Race (2001) ... Ma James. American Outlaws (2001) ...
Mary Ann Bankhead. Love Liza (2002) ... Christine Chapman. My Sister's Keeper (2002) (TV) ...
Belmont. Mrs. Dragonfly (2002) ... Roberta Hertzel.
About Schmidt (2002) ... Grace Beasley. Unconditional Love (2002) ... The Tulse Luper Suitcases: The Moab Story (2003).
The Marquesa. The Bridge of San Luis Rey (2004) ... Queen Victoria. Around the World in 80 Days (2004) ...
Kippie Kann. Little Black Book (2004) ...