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Angela Lansbury bio: net worth, wiki, age, career, height, weight, family, more

Angela Lansbury

Angela Lansbury bio: net worth, wiki, age, career, height, weight, family, more.

Angela Lansbury is an American-Irish actress who was born on October 16, 1925 in Regent’s Park, London, England. She is best recognized for her portrayal as Jessica Fletcher in the television show Murder, She Wrote.

Angela Lansbury: Profile summary

Real Name/Birth NameDame Angela Brigid Lansbury DBE
By NameAngela Lansbury
Male/FemaleFemale
Profession(s)American-British-Irish actress
CitizenshipAmerican
BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom
Birthday16-Oct-25
Age97 years old
Heights1.73 m
Heights in Feet5 feet and 8 inches
Height(s) cm173 cm
Weight(s)57 kg
Weight in Pound125 pounds
Marital ConditionWidowed
SpousePeter Shaw(m. 19492003),Richard Cromwell(m. 19451946)
Son/DaughterYes (Anthony Pullen Shaw,Deidre Angela Shaw)
Net Worths$80 million

Angela Lansbury: Biography and Early Life

Angela Lansbury was born on 16 October 1925 in London, the United Kingdom. She is the daughter of Edgar Lansbury who was a former mayor as well as a timber merchant. Her mother Moyna Macgill was an actress and she had starred in several films. She had two younger twin brothers and an older half-sister.

At the age of nine her father died of stomach cancer and as a way of coping with the loss she resulted into playing characters. After the death of her father the family was faced with financial difficulties and her mother got engaged to Leckie Forbes and eventually moved to his house.

Angela Lansbury: Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Angela Lansbury in 2022 and what is her height and weight? Well, Angela Lansbury’s age is 96 years old as of today’s date 1st May 2022 having been born on 16 October 1925. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 173 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 125 lbs in Pound and 57kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Grey.

Angela Lansbury: Education

Angela Lansbury joined South Hampstead High School in 1934 and graduated in 1939. On several occasions she has said that she considers herself self-educated because she mostly learnt from theatre, books and also cinema. For her acting she went to Webber Douglas School of Singing and Dramatic Art. After relocating with her brothers and mother to the United States in 1940, Angela studied at Feagin School of Drama and Radio graduating in 1942.

Angela Lansbury: Relationship and Affair

There is an interest among all the fans about the relationship and marriage of celebrities. Most celebrities can’t sustain their relationship. But there are some celebrities who are happy in their married life and they have been living together for ages.

Similarly, Angela Lansbury’s fans are also interested to know about her personal life. Now we will know Angela Lansbury’s love and relationship story.

Angela Lansbury had a relationship with Peter Shaw (m. 1949–2003), Richard Cromwell (m. 1945–1946).

Marital StatusWidowed
BoyfriendPeter Shaw (m. 1949–2003), Richard Cromwell (m. 1945–1946)
HusbandPeter Shaw (m. 1949–2003), Richard Cromwell (m. 1945–1946)
SonAnthony Pullen Shaw
DaughterDeidre Angela Shaw

Angela Lansbury: Career

Angela Lansbury first appeared on a film in 1942 when she got a role in Gaslight. The film was well-received and it was even nominated six times for Academy Awards. Her next appearance was a major hit and she began gaining attention in the film industry. The film was called National Velvet and she co-starred with Elizabeth Taylor. Other major appearances at the beginning of her career included Kind Lady, Mutiny, Wild West, and Solomon and Dellilah among many others.

She made her debut in Broadway in 1957 in the play Hotel Paradiso. The play ran for 15 weeks and Angela received very positive reviews. She later made a comeback in another play called A Taste of Honey. In 1966, she appeared in a musical by the title of Mame and this role led her to receiving a Tony Award.

The success of the play led to several other roles in films like Thanksgiving, Dear World, Something for Everyone, Death on the Nile, and The Lady Vanishes among several others.

In 1984 Angela appeared in what is considered one of her most successful television series Murder, She Wrote. After the series came to an end she returned to the theatre in a play titled Duece. Later she appeared on Blithe Spirit, A Little Night Musical, and The Best Man. As of 2021 Angela is still very active in her career.

Angela Lansbury: Net worth

After being an actress for more than 96 years old, it comes as no surprise to know that Angela Lansbury is one of the wealthiest actresses we have.  As of 2022, She has managed to accumulate a net worth of $70 million so far. She has a lot of property to her name and in 2006 she purchased a condominium in Manhattan which was going for $2 million.

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