On Monday, October 11, the death of Angela Lansbury was reported, which shook the Hollywood world with the loss of one of her figures. The famous actress passed away at the age of 96. Leaving a series of roles in film, theater and television as memory, the role of the novel’s author led Jessica Fletcher of crime reporter,
This character was interpreted by the artist for 12 years and earned her the same number of consecutive Emmy nominations, Unfortunately, he did not leave the ceremony with an award on any occasion.
In parallel with the bitter record, Angela Lansbury was awarded an honorary Oscar and a BAFTA, in addition to receiving Four Golden Globes and six Tony Awards Throughout his career as an artist.
In her film career, the actress was a part of films such as a long summer (1958); blue air (1961), with Elvis Presley; joke of a witch (1971) U Granny McPhee, Magical Nana (2005). Although his work went beyond live-action performances, he lent his voice beauty and the Beast (1991) U anastasia (1991).
Overall, Angela Lansbury had a booming artistic career, one that combined her great moments on screen with a difficult life story marked by war, lies, and drugs.
Angela Lansbury was born in London in 1925, but was forced to fled from his homeland to escape Nazi bombing On English soil in the middle of World War II.
He arrived in New York in 1940, where he began his artistic career, which meant his extensive career in television and theater leading to significant roles.
Meanwhile, their love life was not even better, all because Her first marriage was at the age of 20 to Richard Cromwell in 1945A union that lasted only a few months because of a mystery.
The actress revealed that one day the man left Leaving a note where he confessed his homosexuality And he expressed his desire to leave the marriage because he considered it a farce.
Lansbury claimed not to know about it and commented: “I was shocked when it all ended because I wasn’t ready for it. Getting married at such a young age was a big mistake.,
However, Jessica Fletcher’s interpreter was able to let go of the pain in the past and She married Peter Shaw in 1949With whom she was until her death in 2003. Their children, Anthony and Deidre, were born from their union, while she also adopted her husband’s son, David, from a previous relationship.
With a stable relationship and a formed family already in place, everything indicated that Angela Lansbury’s personal life would go along with her career, however. Her children Anthony and Deidre were the ones who worried their mother the most. That’s when he started experimenting with drugs.
One of the most important moments in Angela Lansbury’s story the bond that his daughter Deidre made Charles Manson in 1960,
She was part of the sectarian charge of the criminal, though she managed to get out with Manson in 1969 before breaking into the home of Roman Polanski’s wife Sharon Tate, along with his followers, to murder her, regardless. without saying that the woman was eight months pregnant.
The actress confessed what happened to DailyMail in 2014, where she revealed that her daughter, now 69, used your credit card to buy merchandise and give to cult,
“There were factions in the hills above Malibu that indulged in deadly activities. I’m sad to say this, but at one point, Deidre was with the crowd led by Charles Manson.”
The situation in which the actress’s daughter was involved was only part of the worry that surrounded the family. The fire that destroyed his home convinced him that it was best to leave the place.,
“When I first moved to Cork in 1970 with my late husband Peter and our two children, Anthony and Deirdre, who were teenagers at the time, This was the sanctuary we needed After the fire destroyed our house in Malibu,” he confessed to his home in Ireland.
“I was attracted to Ireland because it was my mother’s birthplace. It was a place where my kids wouldn’t have to face any more ill effects”, then highlighted the actress.
In that place, the family devoted itself to a sober lifestyle, where The actress was locked up for a while Dedicated herself to kitchen and gardening tasks and refused certain papers to support herself at home.
thank you for that, Lansbury’s kids managed to get out of their drug problem, “Anthony broke out of his bad habits very quickly. Deidre took a little longer, but she eventually married and she and her husband now live in Los Angeles, where they have their own Italian restaurant.”