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Angela Lansbury Made A Dame By The Queen

Angela Lansbury was recently made a Dame by the Queen of England for her career in acting and her work with charities. The lovely 88-year-old actress said she was honored to be recognized by her queen and country, according to the BBC. The actress is best known for playing Jessica Fletcher, mystery author and amateur gumshoe, on the long-running and …

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Angela Lansbury To Be Honored At Theater Gala

Angela Lansbury, who is a five-time Tony Award winner, has built a career on stage while maintaining a successful one in film and television and will be honored this fall by the American Theatre Wing at their annual gala in September. The gala, which benefits the theater education and artist development programs at SpringboardNYC, the Theatre Intern Group, also benefits …

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Angela Lansbury To Act On Same Stage As Her Mother

Angela Lansbury may not see a “Murder She Wrote” remake happen, but she’s got bigger things going on; namely, taking the same stage her mother acted on in 1918. The 88-year old actress will be reprising her role as Madame Arcati in Noel Coward’s Blithe Spirit this year at London’s Gielgud Theatre, where her mother, Moyna Macgill, made her acting …

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Murder, She Wrote Reboot Cancelled

Murder, She Wrote will not be rewritten after all as another eagerly-awaited television reboot dies an early death. Longtime fans of Jessica Fletcher and Murder, She Wrote were looking forward to a return to Cabot Cove. Unfortunately, recent reports claim that NBC will not be moving forward with this reboot. While fans may be disappointed with this news, the show’s …

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Murder, She Wrote Remake- Not Gonna Happen

Murder, She Wrote fans were excited to find out that there was going to be a remake of the show. Angela Lansbury however, was not as excited and didn’t take long to express her opinion. “I think it’s a mistake to call it Murder, She Wrote,” Lansbury said, “because Murder, She Wrote will always be about Cabot Cove and this …

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Angela Lansbury Honored As Dame By Queen Elizabeth II

Angela Brigid Lansbury has been made a Dame of the British Empire. Angela Lansbury is famous for her stage, TV and movie acting. This year the 88-year-old actress made Queen Elizabeth II’s honors list for her philanthropy and charitable works. In America, Lansbury is best known for her Murder, She Wrote series where she acts as a clue-collecting detective. She …

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Angela Lansbury Named Dame of British Empire

Angela Lansbury was named a Dame of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth this week as part of a yearly New Years’ Honors List comprised every year. Lansbury–queen of both live theater, films and the small screen–is best known for her role on Murder, She Wrote. The 88-year-old was recognized by the queen for her charitable work and philanthropy. “This …

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Angela Lansbury Honored At Bucks County Playhouse

While Murder, She Wrote is getting the reboot, Angela Lansbury can be found back on the stage. Lansbury was honored by the Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, Pennsylvania on Monday. Lansbury is an alumna of the Playhouse and was their inaugural inductee into the Hall of Fame. She first performed at the Playhouse after the termination of her MGM …

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William Windom Dies: “Murder, She Wrote” Actor Was 88

William Windom, an Emmy-winning actor made famous by his role on “Murder, She Wrote”, has died of congestive heart failure. He was 88 years old. Windom had run-ins with Hollywood before he even knew what it was; his kindergarten teacher was none other than Margaret Hamilton, who played the Wicked Witch of the West in “The Wizard Of Oz”. Born …

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