Star of "Murder She Wrote" Angela Lansbury passes away at age 96

Dame Angela Brigid Lansbury DBE was an Irish-British-American actress and vocalist

She appeared in a variety of roles on stage, screen, and television from 16 October 1925 to 11 October 2022.

Her career, which was among the longest in the entertainment world, lasted eight decades, with the majority of her time spent in the United States.

Career beginnings and breakthrough (1940–1950)

Her other roles include Beauty and the Beast (1990–2000)

The "First Lady of Musical Theatre," as The New York Times described Angela Lansbury in the 1960s.

She was "one of the few actors it feels sense to label beloved," according to The New York Times interviewer from 2007.

She was also recognized for her achievements in Britain on multiple occasions

In 2002, Lansbury received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).