As part of the successful and ongoing LOBBY TRIBUTE SERIES at The Hollywood Museum in the Historic Max Factor Building, paying tribute to iconic and legendary individuals in entertainment, The Hollywood Museum’s President/Founder, Donelle Dadigan, is pleased to announce that they will be remembering BETTE DAVIS on the 30th Anniversary of her passing, with the first look at the TCM Wine Clubs BETTE DAVIS MALBEC WINE, and special guest Kathryn Sermak who was Miss Ds confidant, friend and the author of the book MISS D AND ME (Hachette Books) of the late screen legend. The Museum will unveil Bette Davis’, artifacts and personal items owned and worn by MISS D. In addition, Ms. Sermak will be signing copies of MISS D AND ME following the Lobby Series unveiling.
***Items on display include on display costumes and wardrobe from All About Eve, The Virgin Queen and The Bride Came C.O.D. as well as personal items from the estate of Bette Davis.
SCHEDULED TO ATTEND THE VIP RECEPTION ON OCTOBER 5Th: Alice Amter (Big Bang Theory), Alison Arngrim (Little House on the Prairie), Caryn Richman (The Brady’s/ The New Gidget / A Very Brady Renovation), Diana Lansleen (Y&R / Days of Our Lives), Donna Mills (Knots Landing), Elaine Ballace (The Rich & the Ruthless), Kate Linder (Y&R), Kathy Garver (Family Affair), Rex Smith (Recording artist/Broadway/Street Hawk), Tracy Weisert (The Neighbors/Joe Dirt 2), Tyrone Dubose (Unsung), Virginia Montero (Lopez), including special messages from Lily Tomlin, Anson Williams, Shari Belefonte, Rip Taylor, and more
NOTE: VIP Reception is on Oct 5th / Exhibit opens to the public on Oct 6th the actual date of the 30th anniversary of her passing.
ABOUT KATHRYN SERMAK AS STATED IN HER BOOK MISS D AND ME
Kathryn Sermak is the co-founder of the Bette Davis Foundation and co-beneficiary of the Bette Davis Estate. In addition to Bette Davis, Kathryn has been the personal assistant to HRH Princess Shams Pahlavi; French actress Isabelle Adjani; the statesman and journalist Pierre Salinger; astronaut Dr. Buzz Aldrin, Motown Founder Berry Gordy Jr.; famed American designer Patrick Kelly; and the co-creator of “Where’s Waldo?” Michael Gornall. Kathryn was also among the first to receive the Personal Assistant Career Award in 2003.
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The Hollywood Museum in the Historic Max Factor Building is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation showcasing more than 10,000 Authentic Show Business Treasures, spotlighting 100 years of Hollywood history – from the Silents to Talkies, to Hollywood’s Golden Era, Film Noir, Television and its Pioneer Years, through the rebellious 60s, special effects 70s, evolving 80s, involved 90s, technological 2000s, and beyond to current day heartthrobs! The Hollywood Museum’s exhibits showcase the best in film, network and cable television, and new digital platforms featuring iconic and fan favorites!
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