Latest Helen Mirren News - Page 32



Mirren And Affleck Win At Venice

10th September 2006

DAME HELEN MIRREN and BEN AFFLECK have taken the acting honours at this year's (06) Venice Film Festival in Italy. Mirren was named Best Actress for her performance as British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II in...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , ,

Mirren Considers Auctioning Off Emmy Shoes

7th September 2006

British actress HELEN MIRREN is considering auctioning off the high-heeled shoes that almost led to her most embarrassing moment at the Emmy Awards. The PRIME SUSPECT star stumbled when she walked to the stage to...

Tagged in this article -

Mirren Hailed In Venice For Performance As Elizabeth Ii

4th September 2006

Giving new nuance to the acclamation, "The queen is dead. Long live The Queen!" Helen Mirren's performance as Queen Elizabeth II is being hailed by critics and audiences at the Venice Film Festival barely a...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Mirren 'Fell In Love' With The Queen

4th September 2006

DAME HELEN MIRREN has "fallen in love" with British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II after playing her in upcoming movie THE QUEEN, despite having been brought up as an anti-monarchist. The 61-year-old star admits her family...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Mirren Demands Script Change

3rd September 2006

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...

Tagged in this article -

Clumsy Queen Toasted In Venice

3rd September 2006

Veteran actress DAME HELEN MIRREN was bowled over by her reception at the Venice Film Festival yesterday (02SEP06) when she stumbled at a photocall for new movie THE QUEEN. The 61-year-old star was honoured with...

Tagged in this article - , ,

The Things They Say 2817

3rd September 2006

"She's sort of like your parents' sofa that you grew up with as a child. When you were young it was new and you bounced on it. Then it got wine spilled on it, and...

Tagged in this article - ,

Ptc Demanding Fcc Fine Nbc For Emmy Remarks

1st September 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Mirren's Comedy Comment Under Fire

1st September 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

Mirren's Anti-monarchist Upbringing

1st September 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

Hargitay And Sutherland Take Home First Emmy Awards

28th August 2006

LAW + ORDER: SVU star MARISKA HARGITAY and 24's KIEFER SUTHERLAND both took home their first Emmys at Sunday's (27AUG06) Primetime Emmy Award ceremony. Hargitay had been nominated three consecutive times, and Sutherland won his...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Mirren Highlights Uganda Crisis

26th August 2006

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...

Tagged in this article -

Mirren Backs 'Sensitive' Queen Movie

20th August 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

The Things They Say 2675

17th August 2006

"They help in ways a director can't. You know, girlie things, hairdos and such. Dottie would wag when she liked HELEN MIRREN's wig, subtleties like that." Actor JEREMY IRONS is pleased his two dogs, DOTTIE...

Tagged in this article - ,

Queen 'Nearly Abdicated', According To Film

15th August 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

The Things They Say 2654

13th August 2006

"It's fantastic doing both in the same year." HELEN MIRREN on playing British royals QUEEN ELIZABETH I and QUEEN ELIZABETH II on screen in 2006.

Tagged in this article - ,

Mirren Denies 'Cheap Shot' At The Queen

9th August 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Mirren Was Destined To Play The Queen

8th August 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

Mirren Steals Police Badge

31st July 2006

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...

Tagged in this article -

Mirren Begs Royal Pardon For Queen Role

28th July 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

History-based Movies To Premiere At Venice Film Festival

27th July 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , ,

The Things They Say 2540

27th July 2006

"There's a scene in the woods that you will never forget." Oscar winner CUBA GOODING JR insists his al fresco love scene with 61-year-old HELEN MIRREN in new thriller SHADOWBOXER will stun movie fans.

Tagged in this article - ,

Into The West Leads Emmy Primetime Nominations

6th July 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Mirren Slams The Oscars

2nd July 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Mirren Honoured To Be Given Damehood

29th June 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

Fishburne, Stallone And Ricci Honoured At Film Festival

24th May 2006

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...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

The Things They Say 1999

9th May 2006

"It's almost a return to feudalism here now. The peasants are sort of kept quiet with celebrity gossip magazines and Big Brother." British actress DAME HELEN MIRREN on the decline of western society.

Tagged in this article -

Connery Is Sexiest Male Pensioner

9th May 2006

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,...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , ,

Mirren's Nude Regret

1st May 2006

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...

Tagged in this article -

Mirren Lifts Lid On Raunchy Queen

20th April 2006

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...

Tagged in this article -

Advertisement
Advertisement