Latest Helen Mirren News - Page 20


Mirren 'Moved' By Family Link To Russia

DAME HELEN MIRREN became emotional after stepping onto the set of THE LAST STATION - because the actors dressed in period costume reminded her of her own Russian ancestors.The veteran actress - who was born...

Best Actress Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock was named the Best Actress at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards last night (23.01.10).The 45-year-old star was given the coveted prize - the same honour she was awarded at the Golden Globes...

Helen Mirren Regrets Tattoo

Dame Helen Mirren has admitted her tattoo was a drunken mistake. The 64-year-old actress claimed she got the small piece of body art on her hand as an act of rebellion when she was younger....

Mirren Craved Controversy With Drunken Tattoo

Veteran actress DAME HELEN MIRREN hates how popular tattoos have become - because she only went under the needle to cause a stir.The Oscar-winning star, who is most famous for her portrayal of British monarch...

Mirren Denies Writing Sex Book

British actress DAME HELEN MIRREN has scoffed at rumours she's planning to write a book about sex - insisting an "offhand comment" was simply taken out of context.Recent reports suggested the 64-year-old actress was penning...

Sag Honors Its Own

What several critics regarded as movies with the showiest performances received the most nominations for Screen Actors Guild awards today (Thursday). Inglourious Basterds, Precious, An Education, The Hurt Locker and Nine were nominated for outstanding...

George Clooney Up For Sag

'Up in the Air', 'Precious...' and 'Inglourious Basterds' have all received three nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAGs).'Up in the Air' star George Clooney is up for the Outstanding Performance by a Male...

Mirren's Family Link To Latest Movie

DAME HELEN MIRREN only agreed to her latest film role to honour her great, great grandfather.The Last Station chronicles the final days of Russian author Leo Tolstoy, and Mirren portrays the writer's wife Sofya. She...

Bullock 'Stunned' With Golden Globe Nods

SANDRA BULLOCK was "beyond stunned" when she discovered she had been nominated for two top honours at the upcoming Golden Globe Awards - because she's up against her idols DAME HELEN MIRREN and MERYL STREEP.The...

Golden Globes Nods Rev Up Up In The Air

Up in the Air , already the recipient of several awards from critics groups, received six Golden Globe nominations today (Tuesday), the most for any film. The George Clooney starrer was joined in the best...

Golden Globes Up In The Air

'Up in the Air' starring George Clooney has received the most nominations at next year's Golden Globes.The comedy drama - in which Clooney stars as Ryan Bingham, a corporate downsizer who travels the country delivering...

Mirren's Marriage Lacks Romance

DAME HELEN MIRREN's husband TAYLOR HACKFORD never makes any romantic gestures - because she prefers him to be "manly".The Oscar-winning star has been married to the filmmaker for 12 years, and she's happy Hackford fails...

Helen Mirren No Nude Prude

Dame Helen Mirren says getting naked has got easier as she gotten older.The 64-year-old actress - who has stripped on screen in several films - insists baring all in front of the camera is "liberating"...

Law, Mirren, Weisz And Stewart To Compete For Theatre Awards

JUDE LAW, DAME HELEN MIRREN, RACHEL WEISZ and PATRICK STEWART are among the stars competing at the upcoming Whatsonstage.com Awards, which honour the best in London theatre.Law received a nomination in the Best Actor category...

Mirren Receives Lifetime Achievement Honour

DAME HELEN MIRREN has picked up another award to add to her impressive collection - the veteran actress has received a lifetime achievement honour for her career's work.The Queen star accepted the accolade in recognition...

Precious Tops Spirit Nominations

This year's winners of the annual Spirit Awards for independent films on March 5 might well be rehearsing their acceptance speeches for the Oscars two days. The acclaimed drama Precious, already a critical and box-office...

Mirren Honoured At Bono's Film Festival

Veteran actress DAME HELEN MIRREN is set to be honoured for her career achievements at California's 21st Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival.The Queen Oscar-winner will be presented the Career Achievement Award at the festival's...

Mirren To Play The Queen Again?

DAME HELEN MIRREN is reportedly set to reprise her role as British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II in an upcoming film about INDIRA GANDHI.Mirren, who won an Academy Award for her portrayal of Elizabeth in 2006...

Mirren Set For Lifetime Achievement Award

Veteran actress DAME HELEN MIRREN is to be awarded a lifetime achievement honour for her contribution to the film industry.The Queen Oscar-winner will be presented with the trophy at the 19th annual Women in Film...

Mirren Seeing Red

DAME HELEN MIRREN has joined BRUCE WILLIS and MORGAN FREEMAN in a movie adaptation of popular comic series RED.The Queen actress is part of an all-star cast for the film, which will be based on...

Stars Get Artistic For Charity Auction

Stars including SIR IAN MCKELLEN and DAME HELEN MIRREN have tapped into their creative sides by inking sketches for a charity auction.Supermodel Kate Moss, pop band Westlife and singer Lily Allen have also designed and...

Carey Replaced Mirren In Precious?

MARIAH CAREY had to fill some regal shoes when she accepted her acclaimed role in PRECIOUS - the part was originally offered to HELEN MIRREN.The Heartbreaker diva has wowed critics with her performance as a...

Mirren & Castellitto Win Top Honours At Rome Film Festival

DAME HELEN MIRREN and Italy's SERGIO CASTELLITTO have scored the big acting honours at the Rome Film Festival in Italy.The Queen star Mirren was named Best Actress for her portrayal of Leo Tolstoy's wife in...

Mirren Sobs Over Queen Footage

DAME HELEN MIRREN bursts into tears every time she sees footage of British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II as a young girl - because the video inspired her to portray the royal in her Oscar-winning movie.The...

Prime Suspect Heads For U.s.

DAME HELEN MIRREN's award-winning British TV drama PRIME SUSPECT is to be remade in the U.S.The Queen actress is famed for her role as police chief Jane Tennison in the crime series, which ran from...

Hackford Stunned By Mirren's Queen Portrayal

HELEN MIRREN's husband TAYLOR HACKFORD was so shocked to see his wife dressed up as British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II for a movie role he burst out laughing.The veteran actress won an Oscar for her...

Hackford Named New Directors Guild President

HELEN MIRREN's director husband TAYLOR HACKFORD has landed the role of president of the Directors Guild of America.The Ray auteur has taken over from Michael Apted to represent the union for film and TV directors...

Theatregoer Falls Ill At Mirren's Play

DAME HELEN MIRREN was forced to halt a live performance of PHEDRE after an audience member fell ill.The veteran actress is currently starring alongside Dominic Cooper in a version of Racine's classic tragedy at the...

Ling To Play Mirren's Top Hooker

Actress BAI LING has been added to HELEN MIRREN's bevy of beauties in a new film about a Las Vegas brothel - even though her audition was anything but normal.The Wild Wild West star had...

No Sequel For Calendar Girls

DAME HELEN MIRREN's co-star in CALENDAR GIRLS has laughed off reports of a sequel to the hit film - insisting the movie has produced enough spin-offs already. Penelope Wilton starred alongside Mirren in the surprise 2003...

Helen Mirren

Helen Mirren Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Footage Press Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Suggested

Youth - Trailer

Youth - Trailer

Set in the beautiful Swiss Alps, Youth sees Michael Caine & Harvey Keitel in a fine piece of work.

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

This biopic gallops through the career of groundbreaking gangsta rappers N.W.A, working its way through a checklist of the major events.

How Jennifer Lawrence And Amy Schumer Became BFFs

How Jennifer Lawrence And Amy Schumer Became BFFs

It seems like a no-brainer now, but when the summer began no one had ever mentioned Amy Schumer and Jennifer Lawrence in the same breath.

We Are Your Friends Resonated With Zac Efron

We Are Your Friends Resonated With Zac Efron

While talking about his new drama We Are Your Friends, Zac Efron has been unusually thoughtful.

Advertisement
New Adele And Coldplay Albums Due For Release In The Next Few Months?

New Adele And Coldplay Albums Due For Release In The Next Few Months?

New reports indicate that eagerly awaited albums by Adele and Coldplay are set...

45 Years - Movie Review

45 Years - Movie Review

Like an antidote to vacuous blockbusters, this intelligent, thoughtful drama packs more intensity into a quiet conversation than any number of...

Z For Zachariah Pushed Robbie, Ejiofor And Pine As Actors

Z For Zachariah Pushed Robbie, Ejiofor And Pine As Actors

Z for Zachariah was a welcome challenge for high-profile stars Margot Robbie, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Chris Pine.

Daniel Craig Talks About The Pressures Of Celebrity Superstardom

Daniel Craig Talks About The Pressures Of Celebrity Superstardom

Ahead of his fourth turn as James Bond in Spectre later this year, Daniel Craig has spoken...

Advertisement