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Elsa Lanchester

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Elsa Sullivan Lanchester  (28 October 1902 – 26 December 1986) was an English-American character actress with a long career in theatre, film and television. Lanchester studied dance as a child and after the First World War began performing in theatre and cabaret, where she established her career over the following decade. She met the actor Charles Laughton in 1927, and they were married two years later. She began playing small roles in British films, including the role of Anne of Cleves with Laughton in The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933). Laughton's success in American films resulted in the couple moving to Hollywood, where Lanchester played small film roles. Her role as the bride in Bride of Frankenstein (1935), brought her recognition, and came to be one of the roles most closely associated with her throughout her life. Lanchester played supporting roles through the 1940s and 1950s. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Come to the Stable (1949) and Witness for the Prosecution (1957), the last of twelve films in which she appeared with Laughton. Following Laughton's death in 1962, Lanchester resumed her career with appearances in such Disney films as Mary Poppins (1964), That Darn Cat! (1965) and Blackbeard's Ghost (1968). The horror film, Willard, (1971) was highly successful and one of her last roles was in Murder By Death (1976). Description above from the Wikipedia article Elsa Lanchester, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Oct 28, 1902 в Lewisham, London, England, UK
Кино / ТВ Кредиты:
Впервые появился:
на movie The Constant Nymph 1928-02-20
Последний проект:
Кино Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage 1983-02-25
Известный в фильмах
Poster of Honeymoon Hotel
Poster of Frenchie
Poster of The Petty Girl
Poster of Vessel of Wrath
Кино Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Herself (archive footage) 1983-02-25
Кино Die Laughing 1980-04-01
Кино Ужин с убийством Jessica Marbles 1976-06-23
Кино Terror in the Wax Museum Julia Hawthorn 1973-05-02
Кино Arnold Hester 1973-11-16
Кино Willard Henrietta Stiles 1971-07-30
Series Ночная галерея Unknown 1970-12-16
Series Nanny and the Professor Unknown 1970-01-21
Кино Я, Натали Miss Dennison 1969-07-13
Series The Bill Cosby Show Unknown 1969-09-14
Кино Rascal Mrs. Satterfield 1969-06-11
Кино My Dog the Thief 1969-09-21
Кино In Name Only Gertrude Caruso 1969-11-25
Series Then Came Bronson Unknown 1969-09-17
Кино Призрак Черной Бороды Emily Stowecroft 1968-02-08
Series Here's Lucy Unknown 1968-09-23
Кино Easy Come, Easy Go Madame Neherina 1967-03-22
Series Менникс Unknown 1967-09-16
Series The John Forsythe Show 1965-09-13
Кино That Darn Cat! Mrs. MacDougall 1965-12-02
Кино Honeymoon Hotel Chambermaid 1964-06-03
Кино Мэри Поппинс Katie Nanna 1964-08-27
Кино Pajama Party Aunt Wendy 1964-11-11
Series Правосудие Бёрка Unknown 1963-09-20
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Series Follow the Sun Unknown 1961-09-17
Series Райские приключения Unknown 1959-10-05
Кино Колокол, книга и свеча Aunt Queenie Holroyd 1958-12-25
Кино Свидетель обвинения Miss Plimsoll 1957-12-17
Series Шоу Дины Шор Unknown 1956-10-05
Кино The Glass Slipper Widow Sonder 1955-01-01
Series The 20th Century Fox Hour Unknown 1955-10-05
Кино Hell's Half Acre Lida O'Reilly 1954-06-01
Кино 3 Ring Circus The Bearded Lady 1954-12-22
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Series Церемония вручения премии «Оскар» Unknown 1953-03-18
Кино The Girls of Pleasure Island Thelma 1953-04-01
Кино Dreamboat Dr. Mathilda May Coffey 1952-07-26
Кино Androcles and the Lion Megaera 1952-12-01
Кино Les Miserables Madame Magloire 1952-08-14
Series Schlitz Playhouse of Stars Unknown 1951-10-05
Series Я люблю Люси Unknown 1951-06-15
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Кино Buccaneer's Girl Madame Brizar 1950-03-01
Series Роберт Монтгомери представляет Unknown 1950-01-30
Кино The Petty Girl Dr. Crutcher 1950-08-17
Кино Mystery Street Mrs. Smerrling 1950-07-28
Кино Frenchie Countess 1950-12-25
Series Люкс-видео театр Unknown 1950-10-02
Series Star Time Unknown 1950-09-02
Кино Come to the Stable Amelia Potts 1949-01-01
Кино The Secret Garden Martha 1949-04-30
Кино The Inspector General Maria 1949-12-31
Кино Большие часы Louise Patterson 1948-04-09
Series Шоу Эда Салливана Unknown 1948-06-20
Series Первая студия Unknown 1948-11-07
Кино Northwest Outpost Princess 'Tanya' Tatiana 1947-06-25
Кино Жена епископа Matilda 1947-12-09
Кино The Razor's Edge Miss Keith 1946-11-19
Кино Винтовая лестница Mrs. Oates 1946-02-06
Кино Passport to Destiny Ella Muggins 1944-01-31
Кино Forever and a Day Mamie 1943-01-21
Кино Lassie Come Home Mrs. Carraclough 1943-10-07
Кино Сказки Манхэттена Elsa (Mrs Charles) Smith 1942-08-05
Кино История Бенджамина Блэйка Bristol Isabel 1942-01-29
Кино Ladies in Retirement Emily Creed 1941-09-09
Кино Vessel of Wrath Martha Jones 1938-03-04
Кино Rembrandt Hendrickje Stoffels 1936-11-06
Кино David Copperfield Clickett 1935-01-18
Кино Naughty Marietta Madame d'Annard 1935-03-29
Кино The Ghost Goes West Miss Shepperton 1935-12-17
Кино Bride of Frankenstein Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, also the monster's mate 1935-04-21
Кино The Private Life of Henry VIII Anne of Cleves 1933-08-17
Кино The Constant Nymph Lady 1928-02-20
Кино Blue Bottles Elsa 1928-05-05