WATCH: Bette Davis tells a funny story about running into Tallulah Bankhead at a Hollywood party
The late, great Bette Davis was born on this day in 1908.
Three of Miss Davis’ most memorable roles were in The Little Foxes, Dark Victory, and Jezebel. Those were all roles that Tallulah Bankhead had played to great acclaim on the New York stage but when it came time for them to be made into films, movie star Davis got the roles.
In this audio clip, Miss Davis tells what happened when they bumped into each other at a Hollywood party one night.