Angela Lansbury

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Angela Lansbury

Angela Lansbury

Angela Brigid Lansbury

She was born Oct. 16, 1925 in London, UK in the family of the actress Moïna McGill.

The full name – Angela Brigid.

In 1942, with his mother immigrated to the United States. For the first time in a movie he starred as Nancy Oliver George Cukor film “Gaslight”(1944, nominated for the”Academy Award”). A year later, again nominated for “Academy Award”Sybil Vane for his role in the movie”The Picture of Dorian Gray” (1945).

It so happened that the actress starred exclusively in criminal and detective films. In the paintings of other genres performed supporting roles, but they played brilliantly.

In 1963 he starred in the film Mrs. Iselin “The Manchurian Candidate”(“Golden Globe”and the nomination for the”Academy Award”). Angela Lansbury played with success in musical comedies: Etlantayn Price in”Bedknobs and Broomsticks”(1972, nominated for the”Golden Globe) and”Something for everyone”(1970, nominated for the” Golden Globe).

starred in the classic detective novels Agatha Christie – Salome Otterburn in “Death on the Nile” (1978,

“Golden Globe”, BAFTA), Miss Marple in “The mirror cracked”(1980, Award”Saturn”), Miss Froy in a remake of Hitchcock’s thriller “The Lady Vanishes”(1979), a detective Granny”The Company of Wolves” (1984).

Angela Lansbury bright and expressive Nele Lovett starred in the movie “Suindi Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” (1982, Prize CableACE Award)

gained international fame after the first season of the television series of long-term “Murder, She Wrote”(1984-1996,”Golden Globe – 1986, 1987, 1990, 1992, nominated 6 times in the”Golden Globe”and 10 in the”Emmy”), the actress has created the show unique image of Jessica Fletcher.

For kinodostizheniya awarded actress – Edgar Award (1988), the Award “Lucy”for the creation of female images (1996) Award”Britain” British Academy Award for lifetime achievement (2003).

Since 1957 – Angela Lensberi plays in Broadway productions, four times awarded the prize “Tony”.

The actress was married twice – first marriage to actor Richard Kormuellom was short-lived, and with the actor Peter Shaw actress lived for 56 years, until his death. This marriage is ordnim of the longest in show business. Son Anthony Shaw actress – director.

Angela Lansbury producer acted several seasons of the series “It naprisala killing”.

prizes and awards

Award “Golden Globe”:

1945 – Best Supporting Actress (“The Picture of Dorian Gray”)

1962 – Best Supporting Actress (“The Manchurian Candidate”)

Screen Actors Guild Award (1996):

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