Episode three. When Joan asks Bette to stop her daughter B.D. (Kiernan Shipka) from corrupting her own twins, having caught them smoking, a truce seems on the cards.
Unwinding with a drink after work, both actresses reveal certain hardships in their lives.
But hostilities inevitably break out again when Joan is unable to prevent Hedda Hopper (Judy Davis, pictured) from publishing a story that Joan fed her about Bette’s drinking.
Feud: Bette And Joan Episode 3 (of 8) airs Saturday 23 December 2017 from 9.00pm-9.50pm on BBC Two.