The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The chilling story about a monster created by Dr. Frankenstein, is one of the most famous horror stories. There have been many adaptations of the novel written by Mary Shelley. One of the highlights of the film was "Bride of Frankenstein" (1935), where the main role was played by wonderful British actress Elsa Lanchester. Thanks to her charisma and talent, this film became successful.

Look further, what was striking Elsa in the height of his career in the 30-40 – ies.The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa LanchesterEnglish actress Elsa Lanchester was born in London in 1902. As a child she studied dance, and after the First world war began performing in theatre and cabaret.

The talented girl made her debut in the film "the scarlet woman" (1925) and then began to sing small roles in British films. The main role in the film "Bride of Frankenstein" (1935) brought her success and recognition. Elsa Lanchester was nominated for an Oscar as best supporting actress for roles in the films "Come to the stable" (1949) and "witness for the prosecution" (1957).The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

The bride of Frankenstein: the inimitable Elsa Lanchester

At one time, but on different continents with Elsa Lanchester, on the American television screens shone luxurious beauty from heaven, Ella Raines. She received two stars on the Hollywood "walk of fame" and opened a new page in the history of world cinema.

Keywords: 30s | 40s | Actress | Vintage | Vintage pictures | Oscar | Retro | Retro photo | Horror | Black-and-white photograph

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