She got her musical career started by performing with piano accompaniment from Barry Manilow. In 1972, she released her first album, ‘The Divine Miss M’ followed by ‘Bette Midler’ in 1973.
Her breakthrough performance came in The Rose for which she received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. Her first comedic role was in Down and Out in Beverly Hills starring opposite Nick Nolte and Richard Dreyfuss. Bette Midler has also won four Golden Globes, one Tony Award, three Emmy Awards and an excess of 15 million albums sold worldwide. She is founder of the New York Restoration Project which offers free in-school and after-school environmental education programming to students from high poverty. For two years she performed a series of shows at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas entitled, Bette Midler: The Showgirl Must Go On. Bette Midler is available for product promotion, speaking engagements, and personal appearances.
APPEARANCES: The Late Show with David Letterman, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, American Idol, Behind the Music, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Late Night with David Letterman, Live with Kelly, Martha, SNL, The Academy Awards, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Joy Behar Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Primetime Emmy Awards, The Rosie O’Donnell Show, The View, Today Show
BOOKS: The Saga of Baby Divine, Bette Midler: A View from a Broad
TO WORK WITH BETTE MIDLER: Celebrity Speaker Bette Midler can be hired for endorsements and events in roles such as public speaker, autograph signings, SMT’S, and public relation campaigns.