Elsa Lanchester

Elsa Lanchester
1902 - 1986

Elsa Lanchester  American Actress


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Rest in peace.


Elsa Lanchester was previously married to Charles Laughton (1929 - 1962).


American Actress Elsa Lanchester was born Elsa Sullivan Lanchester on 28th October, 1902 in Lewisham, London, England, UK and passed away on 26th Dec 1986 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA aged 84. She is most remembered for The Bride of Frankenstein (1935). Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Elsa Lanchester was in an on-screen matchup with Charles Laughton in The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933).

Elsa Lanchester is a member of the following lists: American film actors, Best Supporting Actress Golden Globe (film) winners and California Democrats.


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Married1 35 years, 11 months - -
Total1 35 years, 11 months - -


First Name Elsa
Last Name Lanchester
Full Name at Birth Elsa Sullivan Lanchester
Alternative Name Elsa Sullivan Lanchester, Elsa Lanchester
Age 84 (age at death) years
Birthday 28th October, 1902
Birthplace Lewisham, London, England, UK
Died 26th December, 1986
Place of Death Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Bronchial pneumonia
Buried Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea
Height 5' 4½" (164 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Religion Atheist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
Year(s) Active 1925–80, 1925–86, 1925–1986
Friend Maureen O'Hara

Elsa Sullivan Lanchester (28 October 1902 – 26 December 1986) was an English actress with a long career in theatre, film and television.

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Elsa Lanchester84 ScorpioActress
Charles Laughton63 CancerActor


Die Laughing1980SophieMovie
Where's Poppa?1979Momma HocheiserTV Movie
Murder by Death1976Jessica MarblesMovie
Terror in the Wax Museum1973Julia HawthornMovie
Willard1971Henrietta StilesMovie
Nanny and the Professor1970Aunt HenriettaTV Show
Me, Natalie1969Miss DennisonMovie
Rascal1969Mrs. SatterfieldMovie
Night Gallery1969Lydia Bowen (segment "Green Fingers")TV Show
The Bill Cosby Show1969Mrs. WochukTV Show
Then Came Bronson1969Hattie CalterTV Show
In Name Only1969Gertrude CarusoTV Movie
Blackbeard's Ghost1968Emily StowecroftMovie
Here's Lucy1968Mumsie WestcottTV Show
It Takes a Thief1968Miss Mollie TaylorTV Show
Easy Come, Easy Go1967Madame NeherinaMovie
Mannix1967Edna Barrington, Portia PenhavenTV Show
Off to See the Wizard1967Widow SonderTV Show
That Darn Cat!1965Mrs. MacDougallMovie
The John Forsythe Show1965Margaret CulverTV Show
Honeymoon Hotel1964ChambermaidMovie
Mary Poppins1964Katie NannaMovie
Pajama Party1964Aunt WendyMovie
Slattery's People1964Louella WoodwardTV Show
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1964Dr. Agnes DabreeTV Show
Burke's Law1963Bessie Mopes, Mrs. OrmsbyTV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Aggie McGregorTV Show
The Eleventh Hour1962Mrs. DalrympleTV Show
The Flood1962Noah's Wife (voice)TV Movie
Ben Casey1961Mrs. Miriam CrainTV Show
Follow the Sun1961Lilli St. JohnTV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961Naomi GriswaldTV Show
Adventures in Paradise1959Miss CreshawTV Show
Bell Book and Candle1958Queenie HolroydMovie
Shirley Temple's Storybook1958Mother GooseTV Show
Witness for the Prosecution1957Miss PlimsollMovie
The Glass Slipper1955Widow SonderMovie
Alice in Wonderland1955Red QueenTV Movie
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Ida PerkinsTV Show
The Star and the Story1955TV Show
3 Ring Circus1954The Bearded LadyMovie
Shower of Stars1954Mrs. ZookerTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Mrs. FormbyTV Show
Hell's Half Acre1954Lida O'ReillyMovie
The Best of Broadway1954Mrs. OrcuttTV Show
Max Liebman Spectaculars1954Fräulein RottenmeierTV Show
The Girls of Pleasure Island1953ThelmaMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Hanna WintersTV Show
Androcles and the Lion1952MegaeraMovie
Dreamboat1952Dr. Mathilda CoffeyMovie
Les Miserables1952Madame MagloireMovie
Omnibus1952TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Rosie BowkerTV Show
I Love Lucy1951Mrs. Edna GrundyTV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951Betsey Monk, the WidowTV Show
Buccaneer's Girl1950Mme. BrizarMovie
Mystery Street1950Mrs. SmerrlingMovie
The Petty Girl1950Dr. CrutcherMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Emily, Miss MabelTV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950TV Show
Come to the Stable1949Amelia PottsMovie
The Inspector General1949MariaMovie
The Secret Garden1949MarthaMovie
The Big Clock1948Louise PattersonMovie
Studio One in Hollywood1948TV Show
The Bishop's Wife1947MatildaMovie
Northwest Outpost1947Princess 'Tanya' TatianaMovie
The Razor's Edge1946Miss KeithMovie
The Spiral Staircase1945Mrs. OatesMovie
Passport to Destiny1944Ella MugginsMovie
Forever and a Day1943MamieMovie
Lassie Come Home1943Mrs. CarracloughMovie
Thumbs Up1943Emma FinchMovie
Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake1942Bristol IsabelMovie
Tales of Manhattan1942Elsa (Mrs Charles) SmithMovie
Ladies in Retirement1941Emily CreedMovie
The Beachcomber1938Martha JonesMovie
Rembrandt1936Hendrickje StoffelsMovie
Miss Bracegirdle Does Her Duty1936Millicent BracegirdleShort Film
Bride of Frankenstein1935Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, The Monster's MateMovie
Naughty Marietta1935Madame d'AnnardMovie
The Ghost Goes West1935Miss SheppertonMovie
David Copperfield1935ClickettMovie
The Private Life of Don Juan1934Maid (uncredited)Movie
The Private Life of Henry VIII.1933Anne of Cleves - The Fourth WifeMovie
Potiphar's Wife1931ThereseMovie
The Love Habit1931MathildeMovie
The Stronger Sex1931ThompsonMovie
The Officers' Mess1931Cora MelvilleMovie
Ashes1930GirlShort Film
Mr. Smith Wakes Up1929Short Film
The Constant Nymph1928Lady (uncredited)Movie
Blue Bottles1928ElsaShort Film
Daydreams1928Elsa, Heroine in Dream SequenceShort Film
The Tonic1928ElsaShort Film
One of the Best1927KittyMovie
The Scarlet Woman: An Ecclesiastical Melodrama1925Beatrice de CarolleShort Film
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wjerryzwjerryzJul 8, 2017

Made a great Frankenstein

ericSep 11, 2008

where is elsa lanchester buried

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