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Angela Lansbury: 'I have always been a dame'

30 December 2013 Last updated at 22:34 GMT

Actress Angela Lansbury has been appointed as a dame in the New Years Honours list.

Lansbury is most famous for her role as Jessica Fletcher in the television series Murder She Wrote. The actress was born in east London and has won several awards for her work in film, television and theatre.