Broadway production of "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," (portraying "Nellie Lovett") a Stephen Sondheim
musical directed by Harold Prince
at Broadway's Uris Theatre, starring alongside Len Cariou
(portraying the title character). This role won her fourth Tony Award and After Dark magazine's Ruby Award for ...
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[on Bette Davis
] She is an original. There has never been anyone, before or since, who could touch her.
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.
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