Elsa Lanchester Actress

Elsa Lanchester is a 84 years old actress from United Kingdom from London, England. Elsa Lanchester was born on October 28, 1902 (died on December 26, 1986, she was 84 years old) in London, England.

Elsa Lanchester



​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Elsa Sullivan Lanchester   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. Laught...
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Is Elsa Lanchester still alive?

No, she died on 12/26/1986, 35 years ago. She was 84 years old when she died. Cause of death: pneumonia. She died in Woodland Hills


Her mother died at the age of (Elsa was 63 years old). When Elsa born she was 31 years old.


Edith Lanchester
Mother: Edith Lanchester
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Father: (?)


Charles Laughton

Charles Laughton, English-American stage and film actor

She married with Charles Laughton (63), in 1929. Elsa Lanchester was 26 and Charles Laughton was 29 years old. After 33 years, in 1962 Charles passed away.


Elsa Lanchester Movies (64)

There are 64 movies of Elsa Lanchester.

Her first feature film was Mary Poppins (1964, as Katie Nanna). She was 61 when she starred in this movie. Since 1964, she has appeared in 64 feature films. The last one is The Hollywood Greats: Charles Laughton (1978). In this movie, she played the character Interviewee .

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Elsa Lanchester movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Elsa Lanchester TV Shows (22)

Her first TV Show was The Ed Sullivan Show (1948).

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Awards (1)

Nominated Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1948 .

What was Elsa's zodiac sign?

Elsa Lanchester zodiac sign was scorpio.

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