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Lansky (masculine), Lanskaya (feminine), or Lanskoye (neuter) may refer to:

  • Lansky (surname)
  • Lansky (film), about Meyer Lansky
  • Lansky Brothers, a clothing store in Memphis, United States
  • Lanskaya railway station, a railway station in St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Lanskaya electric substation, an electric substation of Lanskaya railway station
  • Lanskoye, a rural locality (a village) in Tula Oblast, Russia
Lansky (film)

Lansky is a 1999 American made-for-television crime drama film. Directed by John McNaughton, it stars Richard Dreyfuss as the famous gangster Meyer Lansky, Eric Roberts as Bugsy Siegel, and Ryan Merriman as the young Lansky.

Lansky (surname)

Lansky or Lanskaya is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

  • Aaron Lansky, Yiddish book center organizer
  • Alyona Lanskaya (born 1985), Belarusian singer
  • Amy L. Lansky, American author, computer scientist, and homeopath
  • Ida Lansky (1910-1997) American photographer
  • Meyer Lansky, American gangster
  • Paul Lansky, American composer
  • Yelena Lanskaya, American film director, producer, and editor
  • Natalia Pushkina-Lanskaya (1812–1863), wife of Russian poet Alexander Pushkin

Fictional characters:

  • Lightmaster, Comic book villain whose actual name is Dr. Edward Lansky