Appeared on the "Perry Como Christmas Show" as Herself.
1 Biographical Movie |
3 Print Biographies |
2 Interviews |
7 Articles |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[Advice to aspiring actors] I really can't honestly give any tips beyond hang on to your dream. Hang on to what you want, what you feel you want to achieve and go for it. We are all the victims of our own talent and our own shortcomings sometimes, and we have to be aware of those things because they will trip us up and stop us from achieving what our aims are.
She created the role of Mame Dennis in Jerry Herman
's "Mame". When Jack L. Warner
decided to make the movie, he refused to cast Angela Lansbury (despite intense pressure from Jerry Herman to do so) because she wasn't a big enough star. He cast Lucille Ball
, instead. The film was a flop and, to this day, Angela Lansbury has never forgiven Warner.
Sparkling blue eyes