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Mirren Demands Script Change

British actress DAME HELEN MIRREN has forced the makers of PRIME SUSPECT to change the script of her upcoming final episode, because she hated the idea of her character being killed off. The Emmy-winning star...

Ptc Demanding Fcc Fine Nbc For Emmy Remarks

L. Brent Bozell's Parents Television Council, which has spearheaded the campaign against indecent language on television, has demanded that the FCC fine NBC for not censoring the comments by actresses Helen Mirren and Calista Flockhart...

Mirren's Anti-monarchist Upbringing

DAME HELEN MIRREN claims her late parents would have been bemused by her portrayal of British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II, because they disagreed with the concept of a monarchy. Mirren stars as the UK monarch...

Mirren's Comedy Comment Under Fire

HELEN MIRREN has been attacked for "vulgar and obscene" comments she made during the Emmy Awards live telecast last Sunday (27AUG06). The British actress raised giggles at the Los Angeles ceremony when she joked she...

Mirren Highlights Uganda Crisis

Actress DAME HELEN MIRREN has penned an article for British newspaper The Times highlighting the dire situation in Uganda. The veteran star visited Northern Uganda in December 2004 with charity Oxfam, and was heavily affected...

Mirren Backs 'Sensitive' Queen Movie

DAME HELEN MIRREN insists fans of British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II have nothing to fear from her controversial new movie THE QUEEN, because the royal will be portrayed "sensitively". The PRIME SUSPECT star plays the...

Queen 'Nearly Abdicated', According To Film

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II nearly abdicated following the fatal 1997 car crash which claimed the life of DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES, according to a new movie. Upcoming film THE QUEEN, which stars DAME HELEN...

Mirren Denies 'Cheap Shot' At The Queen

DAME HELEN MIRREN has slammed criticisms a bedroom scene in her controversial new movie is a "cheap shot" at British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The PRIME SUSPECT star plays the royal in upcoming film THE...

Mirren Was Destined To Play The Queen

Actress HELEN MIRREN is convinced she was destined to play QUEEN ELIZABETH II on screen - because she used to look like the British monarch's late sister PRINCESS MARGARET. The PRIME SUSPECT star plays the...

Mirren Steals Police Badge

Actress DAME HELEN MIRREN snuck away from filming the final scenes of crime series PRIME SUSPECT 7 with a special souvenir - her alter-ego's police badge. The British star couldn't end her 15 year run...

Mirren Begs Royal Pardon For Queen Role

DAME HELEN MIRREN is concerned her performance as British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II in her latest movie may have offended the monarch. The actress, who stars in THE QUEEN, depicts the monarch's emotional turmoil following...

History-based Movies To Premiere At Venice Film Festival

Movies based on historical events will take front and center at this year's Venice Film Festival -- and the stars that appear in them will be on hand for the screenings, festival officials indicated today...

Into The West Leads Emmy Primetime Nominations

STEVEN SPIELBERG's historical mini-series INTO THE WEST leads the nominations for August's (06) Primetime Emmy Awards with 16 nominations KIEFER SUTHERLAND-starring action series 24 has scooped 12 nods, while GREY'S ANATOMY is up for 11...

Mirren Slams The Oscars

Actress DAME HELEN MIRREN has no time for Hollywood pomp, and insists the Academy Awards are simply "bulls**t". The British screen veteran has been nominated twice for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her...

Mirren Honoured To Be Given Damehood

DAME HELEN MIRREN nearly turned down her damehood from QUEEN ELIZABETH II because accepting the honour went against her beliefs. The 60-year-old actress eventually agreed and is relieved she didn't let her political leanings sway...

Fishburne, Stallone And Ricci Honoured At Film Festival

LAURENCE FISHBURNE, SYLVESTER STALLONE, HELEN MIRREN, CHRISTINA RICCI and director TAYLOR HACKFORD will all be honoured at the annual CineVegas Film Festival. The eighth annual film festival will be held from 9-17 June (06) in...

Connery Is Sexiest Male Pensioner

Scottish screen icon SIR SEAN CONNERY has beaten STAR TREK actor PATRICK STEWART to be voted Britain's sexiest male pensioner. The former JAMES BOND star swept the poll, winning over half of the votes, while,...

Mirren's Nude Regret

British actress DAME HELEN MIRREN regrets stripping off for nude movie scenes, insisting it has saddled her with an undeservedly racy reputation. The CALENDAR GIRLS star is embarrassed by her raunchy filmography and maintains she...

Mirren Lifts Lid On Raunchy Queen

British actress HELEN MIRREN has branded historic English monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH I a "slut" - despite her virginal reputation. Mirren, who plays the so-called Virgin Queen in new British TV series ELIZABETH I, insists the...

Mirren Rouses Lithuanians With Basketball Talk

Actress HELEN MIRREN wowed the Lithuanian extras on the set of her new historical epic ELIZABETH I with an impassioned speech of basketball glory. Director TOM HOOPER had a tough time trying to get the...

Mckellen Blasts Gyllenhaal

SIR IAN MCKELLEN has criticised JAKE GYLLENHAAL for being apprehensive about kissing his BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN co-star HEATH LEDGER on screen. The openly gay THE LORD OF THE RINGS actor - who recently spoke out against...

Stars Come Out For Bangkok Bash

A galaxy of superstars including VANESSA REDGRAVE and CHRISTOPHER LEE are set to light up Thailand next month (FEB06) for the fourth Bangkok International Film Festival. WILLEM DAFOE, DIANE LADD, DAME HELEN MIRREN and...

Mirren Worries About Her Damehood

Veteran actress DAME HELEN MIRREN is terrified of offending QUEEN ELIZABETH II by her portrayal of the British royal in new movie THE QUEEN. Mirren, who was made a Dame Commander Of The British...

Mirren Campaigns For Uganda Children

CALENDAR GIRLS star DAME HELEN MIRREN is pleading with the British government to save the children of Uganda who are caught up in the country's ongoing civil war. The veteran actress is joining forces...

Mirren Fearful Of Prime Suspect Legacy

Actress DAME HELEN MIRREN is grateful for the TV show that launched her Hollywood career, but fears being remembered for it. The 60-year-old returns to the small screen for the seventh PRIME SUSPECT drama,...

Mirren Defends Queen's Diana Response

Acting veteran DAME HELEN MIRREN jumped at the chance to play QUEEN ELIZABETH II in an upcoming movie, because she's always been a fan of the British monarch. Mirren, 60, insists the Queen -...

Mirren Traces Russian Roots

CALENDAR GIRLS star DAME HELEN MIRREN is heading to Russia to uncover her aristocratic ancestry. The English-born actress, christened ILYNEA MIRONOFF, will make the journey with sister KATE to find their lost relatives and...

Mirren To Treat Queen Normally

DAME HELEN MIRREN has vowed not to be intimidated by her next role as British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II, and will play the part as realistically as possible. THE CALENDAR GIRLS actress takes on...

Diana Drama To Shed Light On Queen And Blair Relationship

A new British TV drama focusing on the tragic death of the late British royal DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES will provide viewers with an unmatched insight into the relationship between QUEEN ELIZABETH II and Prime...

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