How rich is Angela Lansbury?
Angela Lansbury Net Worth:
Angela Lansbury Net Worth:Dame Angela Brigid Lansbury, DBE (born 16 October 1925) is a British-American 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 central London to actress Moyna Macgill and politician Edgar Lansbury. In 1940, she moved to New York City in the United States, where she studied acting. Proceeding to Hollywood, Los Angeles in 1942, she signed to MGM and got her first film roles, in Gaslight (1944) and The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945), earning two Oscar nominations and a Golden Globe Award. She appeared in eleven further MGM films, mostly in minor roles, and after her contract ended in 1952 she began supplementing her cinematic work with theatrical appearances. Although her appearance in the film adaptation of The Manchurian Candidate (1962) was widely acclaimed, she finally gained stardom for her theatrical starring role in the Broadway musical Mame (1966). Relocating from California to County Cork, Ireland in 1970, she continued with a variety of theatrical and cinematic appearances throughout that decade.Moving to television, in 1984 Lansbury achieved widespread fame as the fictional writer and sleuth Jessica Fletcher in the American murder mystery series Murder, She Wrote, which ran for twelve seasons until 1996, becoming one of the longest-running detective drama series in television history. She assumed ownership of the series and was executive producer for the final four seasons. She also moved into voice work, thereby contributing to animated films like Beauty and the Beast (1991). Since then, she has toured prolifically in a variety of international productions, and continued to make occasional film appearances.Lansbury has won an Honorary Oscar, five Tony Awards, six Golden Globes and has been nominated for numerous other industry awards, including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress on three occasions, and various Primetime Emmy Awards on eighteen occasions. Further, she has been cited as both a gay icon and an American icon, with a cult fan following.
|Birth date:||16 October 1925|
|Birth place:||Regent's Park, London, United Kingdom|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Singer, Television producer, Writer, Author, Voice Actor|
|Education:||South Hampstead High School, Ritman School of Dancing, Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art|
|Spouse:||Peter Shaw (m. 1949–2003), Richard Cromwell (m. 1945–1946)|
|Children:||Anthony Shaw, Deidre Angela Shaw|
|Parents:||Moyna Macgill, Edgar Lansbury|
|Siblings:||Bruce Lansbury, Edgar Lansbury, Isolde Denham|
|Awards:||Academy Honorary Award, Tony Award for Best Lead Actress in a Musical, Kennedy Center Honors, Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series - Drama, Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play, People's Choice Award for Favorite Actress in a New TV Series, TCA Career Achievement Award, Raven Award, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play, The Helen Hayes Tribute, sponsored by Jaylee Mead, Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Performances, New York Drama Critics' Circle Special Citation, TV Land Favorite Lady Gumshoe Award, TV Land Favorite Private Eye Award|
|Nominations:||Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Tony Award for Best Lead Actress in a Play, Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie, BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television, Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance - Variety Or Music Program, Satellite Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical, People's Choice Award for Favorite Female TV Performer, Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Performer, Visiting Production, Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program|
|Movies:||Beauty and the Beast, The Manchurian Candidate, Gaslight, Bedknobs and Broomsticks, National Velvet, The Harvey Girls, The Picture of Dorian Gray, Nanny McPhee, The Court Jester, The Mirror Crack'd, Blue Hawaii, Anastasia, Mr. Popper's Penguins, The Company of Wolves, Mrs. Santa Claus, Death on the Nile, The World of Henry Orient, Mrs 'Arris Goes to Paris, The Long, Hot Summer, The Reluctant Debutante, Please Murder Me, A Lawless Street, The Greatest Story Ever Told, Till the Clouds Roll By, Samson and Delilah, Something for Everyone, The Last Unicorn, All Fall Down, Dear Heart, The Private Affairs of Bel Ami, The Love She Sought, State of the Union, If Winter Comes, Mister Buddwing, Kind Lady, Murder, She Wrote: The Celtic Riddle, The Gift of Love: A Christmas Story, Tenth Avenue Angel, The Three Musketeers, A Life at Stake, A Talent For Murder, Little Gloria... Happy at Last, The Pirates of Penzance, A Breath of Scandal, Murder, She Wrote: South by Southwest, The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders, The Dark at the Top of the Stairs, The Hoodlum Saint, Murder, She Wrote: The Last Free Man, Rage of Angels: The Story Continues, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street|
|TV shows:||Murder, She Wrote, Great Performances, Four Star Playhouse, The Eleventh Hour, Screen Directors Playhouse, The First Olympics: Athens 1896, American Masters, General Electric Theater, Intimate Portrait, Omnibus, Fireside Theatre, Ford Theatre, Backstory, The Star and the Story, Celebrity Playhouse, Stage 7, The Directors, Tony Awards|