Angela Cartwright known for her iconic roles in the movie THE SOUND OF MUSIC and the classic television show LOST IN SPACE is also an accomplished artist whose art is exhibited and collected around the world.
Angela was born in Altrincham, Cheshire, England and moved to Los Angeles, California with her family when she was three years old. She quickly began working as a child fashion model and by the time she was four, she was well known among top photographers and appeared on numerous magazine covers and advertisements. At the age of three, she made her film debut in Somebody Up There Likes Me as Paul Newman¹s daughter. Another role followed in the movie, Something of Value with Rock Hudson.
At the age of four Danny Thomas signed Angela to play his daughter, Linda Williams on the hit television series Make Room for Daddy, later called The Danny Thomas Show. The series ran for seven years, during which time Angela starred in the Disney movie Lad: A Dog.
Following the Danny Thomas series, Angela was cast as Brigitta von Trapp in the legendary film, The Sound of Music. In 1965, she was offered the role of Penny Robinson in Lost in Space, a television show that ran for three years. She has guest starred in numerous television shows, commercials and movies. She married in 1976, raised two children Becca and Jesse and is a Grandmother of two.