British character actress, long in the United States. The daughter of an actress and the granddaughter of a high-ranking politician, Lansbury studied acting from her youth, departing for the United States as the Second World War began. She was contracted by MGM while still a teenager and nominated for an Academy Award for her first film...See full bio »
1982Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
(performer: "Ballad Of Sweeney Todd", "Worst Pies In London", "Poor Thing", "My Friends", "Pirellis Miracle Elixir", "Wait", "Epiphany", "Little Priest", "God Thats Good!", "By The Sea", "Not While Im Around", "Parlor Songs", "Final Sequence")
1990The 42nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
Herself - Nominee: Best Lead Actress in a Drama Series/Best Performance in a Variety or Music Program & Presenter: Best Comedy Series/Best Miniseries
It has been erroneously reported that I am a Republican! I am not a Republican. It's all over the Internet and It's bizarre. I'm a huge Obama fan. I've already voted for him by absentee ballot. I am Democrat from the ground up.
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Angela Lansbury recreated the role of Mrs. Pollifax in the 1999 TV movie who was originally in the movie was played by Rosalind Russell. She also recreated Miss Russell's title role in
Auntie Mame in the original Broadway cast of the musical "Mame".
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