Quote: "I decided when I die, it's going to be Kathy 'Misery' Bates." Kathy Bates wants to be remembered for her Oscar-winning role as Annie Wilkes in 1990 film Misery.
Quote: "We’ve shot one scene together. She walked past me and literally had one line, and it just scared the s**t out of me. She’s really throwing herself in this." Oscar winner Kathy Bates is impressed with her American Horror Story: Hotel castmate Lady GaGa.
Quote: "I actually shared some dope with her last year. I was with Melissa MCCarthy and we were shooting Tammy and I was staying at Susan's house... and she had some good s**t." Actress Kathy Bates on smoking pot with fellow Oscar winner Susan Sarandon.
Fact: Fans of Fantastic Four star Michael Chiklis are in for a fright - he's joined the cast of Tv drama American Horror Story. The actor will play the ex-husband of Kathy Bates' character in the upcoming fourth season of the anthology series, titled Freak Show.
Fact: Actress Kathy Bates has her old friend Jessica Lange to thank for landing her a role on the third season of American Horror Story after asking the Big Fish star to lobby producer/creator Ryan Murphy for a job.
Fact: Misery star Kathy Bates is heading back to horror - she is set to sign a deal to star in Ryan Murphy's hit U.S. show American Horror Story. Bates will reportedly play Jessica Lange's nemesis in the show's third season.
Tweet: "One little tweet to tell you all I am Laying Low. Recuperating. My prayers for all us cancer survivors tweeting here & to our family circles". Veteran star Kathy Bates updates fans about her health progress after revealing she underwent a double mastectomy following a breast cancer diagnosis earlier this year (12).
Quote: "TV's hard. Up (at) 5.30, work until 8pm. A 12-hour turn-around. No days off. Come home, learn lines. Weekends, learn lines. And playing a lawyer means studying complex closing arguments. 'Til I got my legs under me and got up to speed, I found the beginning very difficult." Oscar winner Kathy Bates struggled with her heavy workload when she first began filming new legal drama HARRY'S LAW.
Quote: "I went all over the country last year... I found Tom Sawyer RV Park (in Memphis) right on the Mississippi river. You can just sit there and watch the barges go by. It's beautiful." Actress Kathy Bates considers herself an "RV enthusiast".
Fact: MISERY star Kathy Bates is to be honoured with the Mary Pickford Award at the 12th annual Satellite Awards in Los Angeles in December (07). The honour is among the highest accolades an actor or actress can receive.
Fact: Robert Duvall was originally cast to play Kathy Bates' husband in new Matthew Mcconaughey and Sarah Jessica Parker romantic comedy FAILURE TO LAUNCH. He was replaced by American football legend TERRY BRADSHAW.
Fact: <p>46 pigs are playing WILBUR, the porcine star of new live action family film Charlotte's Web. The movie stars Dakota Fanning and features the voices of Julia Roberts, Kathy Bates and John Cleese. </p>