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  1. Bette Midler May Bring Sue Mengers Play to Los Angeles

    3:50 pm 7/2/2013

    UPDATED: Since this news item was published, a Dec. 3-22 L.A. run of "I'll Eat You Last" at the Geffen Playhouse's Gil Cates Theater has been confirmed.Read more

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  2. How Tom Hanks Is Taking Home $150,000 a Week for 'Lucky Guy'

    5:00 am 6/7/2013

    The Hollywood Reporter analyzes the economics of stars on Broadway as big names in limited run are now the fastest way to recoup investment.Read more

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  3. Bette Midler's Broadway Play Recoups $2.4 Million Investment

    9:05 am 5/30/2013

    "I'll Eat You Last," about late Hollywood agent Sue Mengers, opened April 24 and runs through June 30.Read more

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  4. Hurricane Sandy Takes Bite Out of Broadway

    12:51 pm 5/28/2013

    Despite higher ticket prices and increased sales of premium seats, grosses for the 2012-13 season remained flat, with admissions registering a 6.2 percent dip.Read more

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  5. Tonys: Bette Midler, Alec Baldwin and Al Pacino Lead Starry Snubs List

    9:05 am 4/30/2013

    Hollywood descended on Broadway this year, but many big names were left empty-handed on Tuesday.Read more

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  6. I'll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers: Theater Review

    6:00 pm 4/24/2013

    Back on Broadway after 33 years' absence, Bette Midler slips into the caftan of 1970s Hollywood superagent Sue Mengers to dish in John Logan's single-character portrait.Read more

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  7. Sue Mengers Broadway Play Targets Agent Penis Size

    10:00 am 4/24/2013

    Bette Midler plays the late super-agent in the play, set in 1981 and opening today -- which also zings the CAA's Ovitz-era corporate culture.Read more

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  8. Bette Midler in 'I'll Eat You Last' Sneak Peek

    10:45 am 4/23/2013

    Bette Midler stars in John Logan's single-character play about legendary Hollywood superagent Sue Mengers, directed by Joe Mantello. Read more

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  9. Sue Mengers' Broadway Portrayal: 'She'd Die and Go to Heaven -- Again'

    7:00 am 4/4/2013

    ICM's Boaty Boatwright, her friend and former colleague, tells THR the late superagent didn't have a memorial "because she was worried that people wouldn't show up."Read more

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