This should have happened decades ago. Congrats you wonderful legend.
Angela Lansbury’s accomplishments as a stage and screen actress have been recognised by the Queen who has made her a Dame.
The star, who is performing in the West End aged 88, has spoken of her pride after receiving the honour at Windsor Castle.
Dame Angela, who was born in London but left for the US as a child during World War Two, said: “It is a very proud day for me to be recognised by the country of my birth, and to meet the Queen under these circumstances is a rare and lovely occasion.”