Angela Lansbury

Angela Lansbury on the 'Murder, She Wrote' remake: 'It's a mistake' to use that title

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Angela Lansbury says “it’s a mistake” for NBC to call a new series Murder, She Wrote.

The network recently announced plans to reboot the show with Oscar-winner Octavia Spencer as its star. Spencer acknowledged her new TV project on Twitter last month.

Lansbury, who will accept an honorary Academy Award later this week, said Murder, She Wrote was her “greatest doorway to the world.”

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Oscars: Angelina Jolie, Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin, Piero Tosi to receive Academy's Governors Awards

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Angelina Jolie, Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin and costume designer Piero Tosi are the year’s first Oscar winners.

Each has been selected by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to receive the honorary Governors Awards.

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Paul Rudd, Nick Jonas, Tyler Perry among Tony Awards presenters

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For what’s already shaping up to be one of the most celebrity-driven Tony Awards telecasts ever (Neil Patrick Harris! James Earl Jones! John Lithgow! Others!), the American Theatre Wing has just announced its first batch of presenters that will appear on the June 10 ceremony to dole out Broadway’s most prestigious honorifics.

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