Angela Lansbury net worth: Angela Lansbury is a British-American actress and singer who has a net worth of $65 million. With innumerable performances on stage, television and the big screen, Angela Lansbury garnered the top awards in the acting industry in a career that spanned more than 60 years. An East London native, she was born to actress Moyna MacGill and politician Edgar Lansbury in 1925. At the age of fifteen she moved New York City to study acting. In 1942, her career path led her to Hollywood, LA, where she landed her first cinematic roles, Gaslight (1944) and The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945). These two roles were heralds of Lansbury's flourishing career, having earned her two Oscar nominations and a Golden Globe Award. Next, she widened her acting engagements to Broadway musicals and television in the 1950s. Having enriched her portfolio with successful Broadway productions of Gypsy,Mame and Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, she went on to play roles in films like The Manchurian Candidate (1962), Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971), Beauty and the Beast (1991), and Anastasia (1997). But it was her portrayal of writer and sleuth Jessica Fletcher in the twelve-year run of the American television series Murder, She Wrote (1984–1996) that made her best known to modern audiences. As for her most recent projects, they include 2005's movie Nanny McPhee, 2009's Broadway revival of the play Blithe Spirit, as well as 2010's Broadway revival of the musical A Little Night Music. Admired by her peers and beloved by her fans, Lansbury took home five Tonys, six Golden Globes and has been nominated for numerous other industry accolades, including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress on three occasions, as well as manifold Emmys on eighteen occasions.
Dame Angela Brigid Lansbury, DBE, is a British actress and singer who has appeared in theatre, television, and films. Her career has spanned seven decades, much of it based in the United States, and her work has attracted international attention. Lansbury was born in East Lo...
Date of Birth
- October 16, 1925
- Angela Brigid Lansbury
- Angela Brigid Lansbury, CBE
- British people
- 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
- United States of America
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- All Fall DownAnnabell Willart
- Beauty and the BeastMrs. Potts
- Bedknobs and BroomsticksMiss Price
- GaslightNancy Oliver
- HarlowMama Jean Bello
- Nanny McPheeGreat Aunt Adelaide Stitch
- National VelvetEdwina Brown
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The American Theatre Wing Honors Dame Angela Lansbury at Its 97th Annual GalaDame Angela Lansbury, five-time Tony award winner, Hollywood legend and super-sleuth star of "Murder She Wrote" was honored by the American Theatre...