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  • Category: Motion pictures
  • Unveiled: 03 Jan 2013
  • Address:
    6714 Hollywood Blvd
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 138th
    Monthly Average: 141st
  • Notes: Selected for 2013, the 2,488th Star Unvieled

Helen Mirren

Next star: Yehudi Menuhin
Previous star: Bob Barker

Biography

Mirren at the Moët British Independent Film Awards on 7 December 2014

Dame Helen Lydia Mirren, DBE (née Mironoff; born 26 July 1945), is an English actor. Mirren began her acting career with the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1967, and is one of the few performers who have achieved the Triple Crown of Acting, having won the Academy Award for Best Actress in 2007, after two previous nominations, for her performance as Queen Elizabeth II in The Queen. In 2015 she won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play, after two previous nominations, for her performance in The Audience, in which she also portrayed Elizabeth II. The Audience was written by Peter Morgan, who also wrote The Queen. Mirren won her first of several Emmy Awards in 1996 for her performance as police detective Jane Tennison on the acclaimed ITV series Prime Suspect, which ran for a total of seven seasons between 1991 and 2006.

Fact file

  • Born: Helen Lydia Mironoff 26 July 1945 (age 70) Hammersmith, London, England
  • Alma mater: New College of Speech and Drama
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Years active: 1966–present
  • Spouse(s): Taylor Hackford (m. 1997)
  • Awards: Full list
  • Website: www.helenmirrenofficial.com

Read more about Helen Mirren at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

leobarraclough
Variety, 2018-05-13 15:59:06
Saban Films has acquired the North American rights to “Berlin, I Love You,” whose cast includes Helen Mirren, Keira Knightley and Jim Sturgess. The movie is an anthology feature containing 10 romantic stories set in the German capital. The deal marks Saban’s fourth acquisition out of the Cannes Film Festival, ...

Helen Mirren Falls Down After Interview at Cannes Film Festival
TMZ, 2018-05-12 18:56:00
Helen Mirren went tumbling down after leaving an interview at the Cannes Film Festival ... but fortunately the dame is a-okay. The 72-year-old actress went down Saturday morning after being interviewed on Martinez Beach during the 71st annual film…

mannieholmes
Variety, 2018-05-01 21:00:00
Robert De Niro is supporting comedian Michelle Wolf’s performance at the White House Correspondents Dinner last Saturday – despite backlash from some journalists, politicians, and even President Donald Trump. At the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s annual Chaplin Award Gala in New York on Monday evening, where Helen Mirren was ...

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