FX Network Sets Premiere Date for ‘FEUD: Bette and Joan’

Susan Sarandon and Jessica Lange as Bette Davis and Joan Crawford

Susan Sarandon and Jessica Lange will play Bette Davis and Joan Crawford, respectively, in Ryan Murphy’s new anthology series “Feuds” on FX. Photo: Warner Bros.

FX Networks has set the premiere dates for Ryan Murphy’s highly anticipated, star-studded limited series FEUD: Bette and Joan from Emmy(R) and Golden Globe(R) award-winning Executive Producer Ryan Murphy, will premiere on Sunday, March 5 at 10 PM ET/PT on FX.

Joan Crawford as Blanche Hudson in What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)

FEUD: Bette and Joan, the first installment of the new FX anthology series from Ryan Murphy, tells the story of the legendary rivalry between Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange) and Bette Davis (Susan Sarandon) during their collaboration on the Academy Award(R)-nominated thriller What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?, and well after the cameras stopped rolling. The series explores how the two women endured ageism, sexism, and misogyny while struggling to hang on to success and fame in the twilight of their careers.

In addition to Academy Award winners Lange and Sarandon, the cast includes Alfred Molina as the film’s director Robert Aldrich, Stanley Tucci as studio titan Jack Warner, Judy Davis as gossip columnist Hedda Hopper, Jackie Hoffman as Crawford’s housekeeper Mamacita, and Alison Wright as Aldrich’s assistant Pauline. Notable guest stars include Dominic Burgess as Crawford and Davis’ co-star Victor Buono, Academy Award winner Catherine Zeta-Jones as film star Olivia De Havilland, Sarah Paulson as Geraldine Page, Academy Award winner Kathy Bates as Joan Blondell and Kiernan Shipka as B.D., Bette Davis’ daughter.


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What Ever Happened to Baby Jane (Anniversary Edition)


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Director: Robert Aldrich
Starring: Bette Davis
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What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? 50th Anniversary Special Edition (DVD) (2 Disc)

Two icons from the golden age of Hollywood, Oscar® winners* Bette Davis and Joan Crawford, take their famous feud onscreen in Robert Aldrich’s newly restored thriller. In fi erce, no-holds-barred performances, Bette Davis portrays aging ex-child star Baby Jane Hudson while Joan Crawford plays Blanche, the crippled sister Jane torments psychologically. As the sisters descend into madness, the tension builds to a shocking ending in this unforgettable Academy Award®-winning** classic. French Synopsis Icônes de l’âge d’or hollywoodien et lauréates des OscarMD*, Bette Davis et Joan Crawford transportent leur célèbre querelle à l’écran dans le suspense nouvellement restauré de Robert Aldrich. Les deux actrices livrent des interprétations impétueuses et effrénées, Bette Davis dans le rôle de l’ancienne enfant-vedette vieillissante Baby Jane Hudson et Joan Crawford dans celui de Blanche, la soeur invalide à qui Jane infl ige des tortures psychologiques. La tension monte alors que les soeurs sombrent progressivement dans la folie, menant au dénouement stupéfi ant de ce classique inoubliable, gagnant des Academy AwardMD**.

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