Bette Davis

Bette Davis

Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis was an American actress of film, television and theater regarded as one of the greatest actresses in cinema history.

Did You Know?

  • Davis considered her debut screen test for Universal Pictures to be so bad that she ran screaming from the projection room.
  • She was named #2 on "The Greatest Screen Legends" actress list by the American Film Institute.
  • She was the first actor to receive 10 Academy Award nominations.

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#BetteDavis and #GingerRogers at the @TIME Magazine 40th anniversary celebration, 1963.

“If you want a thing well done, get a couple of old broads to do it.”

- Bette Davis