"Barbra called and said, 'You know, I hear that you’re doing this and I want to make sure that my side of the story is told'. I said, 'Barbra, I think it’s a love letter to you'." Bette Midler on hearing from Barbra Streisand before taking on her late former manager Sue Mengers in hit play I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers. The production revolves around a phonecall with the actress/singer shortly after Streisand's lawyers fired her.