Bette Midler to Perform at 2014 Oscars
Singer-songwriter, actress, comedian, film producer and entrepreneur Bette Midler, has joined Pharrell Williams and Karen O as first time performers at the upcoming 86th annual Oscars.
Also known by her stage name — The Divine Miss M, in her career, which spans almost half a century, Bette Midler has been nominated for two Academy Awards, and won three Grammy Awards, four Golden Globes, three Emmy Awards, and a special Tony Award. She has also managed to sell over 40 million albums worldwide.
Midler, who recently portrayed late Hollywood agent Sue Mengers on Broadway in I’ll Eat You Last, was nominated for best actress Oscars for her roles in For the Boys and The Rose.
Hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, the show will be broadcast live on ABC on Sunday, March 2nd.