Elsa lanchester

Discover the captivating life and career of Elsa Lanchester, a talented actress known for her unique charm and unforgettable performances. Explore her iconic roles and relive the magic she brought to the silver screen.
Elsa Lanchester (28th October 1902 – 26th December 1986), an English actress with a long career in theatre, film and television. Elsa started her career in theatre and cabaret and began playing small roles in British films in the late 1920's including the role of Anne of Cleves with husband Charles Laughton in 'The Private Life of Henry VIII' (1933). It was her joint role as Mary Shelley and the iconic title character in 'Bride of Frankenstein' (1935) that brought her mass recognition. Charles Laughton, Frankenstein 1931, Universal Horror, Hollywood Monsters, Elsa Lanchester, Monster Movies, Boris Karloff, Classic Women, Frankenstein's Monster

Elsa Lanchester (28th October 1902 – 26th December 1986), an English actress with a long career in theatre, film and television. Elsa started her career in theatre and cabaret and began playing small roles in British films in the late 1920's including the role of Anne of Cleves with husband Charles Laughton in 'The Private Life of Henry VIII' (1933). It was her joint role as Mary Shelley and the iconic title character in 'Bride of Frankenstein' (1935) that brought her mass recognition.

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