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Dame Helen Mirren Leaves Theatre To Scold Noisy Street Band

Dame Helen Mirren stunned onlookers when she stormed out of a London theatre on Saturday (04May13) to scold noisy street performers while in her costume as Britain's Queen Elizabeth Ii.The 67-year-old Brit flew into a...

Dame Helen Mirren Dress 'Celebration' For Nicholas Oakwell

Dressing Dame Helen Mirren for the BAFTAs was a ''celebration'' for Nicholas Oakwell.The British designer was over the moon when the award-winning actress wore his floor length off-white gown to the ceremony in February -...

Dame Helen Mirren Eclipsed By 'Curious Incident' At Olivier Awards

It’s rare that Dame Helen Mirren is left in the shadows, but that’s exactly what happened at the annual Olivier Awards as – despite taking the best actress award – she had to take a...

Luke Treadaway Upsets The Odds To Win Best Actor Olivier Award [Photos]

Luke Treadaway, the British actor often dubbed a 'rising star' in the industry, won best actor at a glitzy Olivier Awards ceremony in London on Sunday (April 28, 2013). The National Theatre's adaptation of Mark...

Helen Mirren Wins First Olivier Award

Dame Helen Mirren has won her first ever Olivier Award.The 67-year-old actress picked up the prestigious Best actress award for her role as Queen Elizabeth the II in Stephen Daldry's 'The Audience' at the ceremony...

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-time And Dame Helen Mirren Sweep Up At The Oliviers Awards

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time became the second consecutive play to bring home a massive haul of seven trophies at the Olivier Awards, with the stage adaption of Mark Haddon’s bestselling...

New Monsters University Trailer Introduces Helen Mirren's Dean Hardscrabble [Trailer & Pictures]

Mike and Sulley enter the Oozma Kappa houseThe new worldwide trailer for Disney/Pixar's Monsters University introduces Helen Mirren's character Dean Hardscrabble whilst also featuring Steve Buscemi, John Krasinski, Alfred Molini and, of course, Billy Crystal...

Margaret Thatcher Tribute Set For Helen Mirren Play

The cast of Dame Helen Mirren's West End play will pay tribute to late British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher during Monday night's (08Apr13) show in the hours after her death.The play features Mirren as Queen...

Helen Mirren Heading To America With The Audience

Dame Helen Mirren is set to thrill her American fans with her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth Ii in hit stage show The Audience - the production is heading Stateside next year (14).The actress has won...

Emma Watson Is 'English Rose' Of Madame Tussauds

Emma Watson has become the ''English rose'' Madame Tussauds after her wax figure was unveiled on Tuesday (26.03.13).The 'Harry Potter' star has been immortalised in wax at the world famous attraction in London and is...

Stars Join Prince Charles At Charity Awards

Dame Helen Mirren and Damian Lewis joined Charles, Prince Of Wales at an awards ceremony hosted by the British royal's charitable foundation in London on Tuesday (26Mar13).The famous duo were among the special guests at...

Dame Helen Mirren Nominated For Olivier Award

Dame Helen Mirren has been nominated for a prestigious Olivier Award.The 67-year-old actress is in the running for Best Actress at next month's annual British theatre awards for her role as the queen in the...

Dame Helen Mirren Hints At Sam Mendes Sexism At Empire Awards

Dame Helen Mirren doesn’t indulge herself in any sort of beef too often, so when she does you tend to listen, as it’s normally based on some pretty solid foundations. So what, then, of her...

Dame Helen Mirren Picks Up Legend Award "For The Girls" At Empire Movie Awards

Dame Helen Mirren picked up a well deserved 'Legend Award' from the good people of Empire Magazine at the well-known movie magazine's annual awards show last night, with the mag honouring a career that has...

Michelle Obama Tops Sunday Times Best Dressed List

Michelle Obama has topped the first ever Sunday Times Best Dressed list.The United States' first lady was commended for using fashion as a ''force for good'', while other names on the list included Queen Elizabeth...

Stephen Daldry Suffered Corgi Troubles On The Audience Set

Director Stephen Daldry had to draft in a last-minute replacement for the animal star of his new play The Audience when the corgi dog stopped obeying Dame Helen Mirren's commands.Mirren plays Queen Elizabeth Ii in...

Stephen Daldry Offers Queen Elizabeth Ii Private Performance Of Helen Mirren Play

Director Stephen Daldry has offered Queen Elizabeth Ii a private home viewing of Dame Helen Mirren's new royal stage show The Audience.Mirren has won rave reviews for her role as the monarch in the West...

Helen Mirren The Queen Of Acting Once More On First Night Of The Audience

Chuffing Helen Mirren, is there any point when she isn’t playing the Queen? Ok, ok so admittedly she’s only played Queen Lizzie, like, twice. That’s still twice more than anyone at Contactmusic has though.This time...

You Can Be Queen, Again: Helen Mirren Impresses Critics With 'The Audience'

Helen Mirren’s Oscar-winning performance as Queen Elizabeth in the 2006 movie The Queen made her an obvious choice to tackle the same role in the West End play The Audience. The play opened last night...

Helen Mirren Wins Rave Reviews Reprising The Queen Onstage

Dame Helen Mirren has won acclaim from critics after debuting her second portrayal of Queen Elizabeth Ii in new play The Audience.The actress, who won an Oscar for her turn in 2006 drama The Queen,...

Helen Mirren Worried New Play Would Upset Queen Elizabeth Ii

Dame Helen Mirren initially planned to turn down the chance to portray Queen Elizabeth Ii for a second time because she was worried about upsetting the British monarch.The actress, who won an Oscar for her...

Robert Hardy Pulls Out Of Helen Mirren Play

British actor Robert Hardy has quit his role opposite Dame Helen Mirren in a London play after injuring himself in a fall.The veteran star was cast as former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill in West...

Dame Helen Mirren To Bring New Queen Role To Cinemas

Dame Helen Mirren is heading to cinemas as Queen Elizabeth Ii for a second time after producers of her new London play agreed to film the production for the big screen.The actress, who won an...

Russell Brand's Arthur A 'Mistake'

Russell Brand admits his remake of 'Arthur' was a ''mistake''.The comedian and actor starred in the 2011 reworking of the Dudley Moore film - about a rich playboy who stands to lose his inheritance by...

Helen Mirren Sports Pink Hair To The Baftas, Inspired By America's Next Top Model

No one should be questioning why Helen Mirren has dyed her hair pink, but simply basking in its rouge glory. Mirren should stay pink forever. Despite the 'why' of the pink hair not being needed,...

Bafta’S Best Dressed: Who Shined Brightest On A Wet Night In London? (Pictures)

If Looks Could Kill! Gemma Arterton Eyes Up Young Actress Juno TempleThe Hollywood glitterati must have wondered why they’d bothered to turn up for the BAFTAs at the Royal Opera House in London on Sunday...

Helen Mirren Debuts Pink Hair At Baftas

Dame Helen Mirren debuted pink hair at the EE BAFTA Awards last night (10.02.13). The 67-year-old actress turned heads with the shocking style transformation as she arrived at the ceremony at London's Royal Opera House...

Helen Mirren's Hollywood Snub

Dame Helen Mirren was snubbed when she started out in Hollywood.The 67-year-old star has revealed she felt in the shadow of her influential husband Taylor Hackford - who she wed in 1997 after 11 years...

Helen Mirren Dreamed Of Being Brigitte Bardot

Dame Helen Mirren wanted to be Brigitte Bardot.The Oscar-winning actress used to dream of being as glamorous and successful as the iconic French film star when she was a ''fat, spotty'' insecure teenager growing up...

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