FEUD: Bette and Joan

FEUD: Bette and Joan

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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 and Bette Davis during their collaboration on the Academy Award®-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.
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 and Bette Davis during their collaboration on the Academy Award®-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.

Season 1 (8 episodes)

  • 1. Pilot

    Original air date: 03/05/2017 Runtime: 57:12 min.

    Original air date: 03/05/2017 Runtime: 57:12 min. Cast aside by Hollywood, screen legends Joan Crawford and Bette Davis battle ageism, sexism and each other when they sign up to make What Ever Happened To Baby Jane?

  • 2. The Other Woman

    Original air date: 03/12/2017 Runtime: 50:40 min.

    Original air date: 03/12/2017 Runtime: 50:40 min. With production on Baby Jane underway, Bette and Joan form an alliance, but outside forces conspire against them.

  • 3. Mommie Dearest

    Original air date: 03/19/2017 Runtime: 50:22 min.

    Original air date: 03/19/2017 Runtime: 50:22 min. As the production of Baby Jane reaches its climax, the feud becomes physical. Bette's relationship with her daughter becomes strained when she bonds with a new cast member. Joan reveals an intimate detail about her past.

  • 4. More, or Less

    Original air date: 03/26/2017 Runtime: 49:13 min.

    Original air date: 03/26/2017 Runtime: 49:13 min. On the eve of its release, bad word-of-mouth plagues Baby Jane. Bette and Joan brace for failure. Pauline tries to break gender barriers. Oscar nominations are announced.

  • 5. And the Winner is ...(The Oscars of 1963)

    Original air date: 04/02/2017 Runtime: 45:07 min.

    Original air date: 04/02/2017 Runtime: 45:07 min. Bette is on track to win a record-breaking third Best Actress Oscar. Joan and Hedda launch a clandestine campaign against her.

  • 6. Hagsploitation

    Original air date: 04/09/2017 Runtime: 47:25 min.

    Original air date: 04/09/2017 Runtime: 47:25 min. Hungry for another hit, Warner pressures Aldrich to bring the original team back together for a follow-up hag horror pic. Someone from Joan’s past poses a threat.

  • 7. Abandoned

    Original air date: 04/16/2017 Runtime: 46:18 min.

    Original air date: 04/16/2017 Runtime: 46:18 min. With production of Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte underway, the feud is intensified when Joan learns of a new producer on the project. In an unguarded moment, Bette reveals her vulnerabilities to Bob.

  • 8. You Mean All This Time We Could Have Been Friends?

    Original air date: 04/23/2017 Runtime: 61:26 min.

    Original air date: 04/23/2017 Runtime: 61:26 min. Joan accepts a leading role on a new film despite her deteriorating health. Faced with a new rival, Bette reflects on her misplaced feud with Joan.