Jul. 26th, 1945
Chiswick, London, England, UK
Helen Mirren's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2015 - Woman in Gold
2014 - The Hundred-Foot Journey
2010 - Love Ranch
2010 - Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole
2010 - RED
2009 - State of Play
2008 - Inkheart
2007 - National Treasure: Book of Secrets
2006 - The Queen
2005 - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
2004 - The Clearing
2004 - Raising Helen
2003 - Calendar Girls
2001 - No Such Thing
2001 - Gosford Park
2001 - Greenfingers
2001 - Last Orders
1999 - Teaching Mrs. Tingle
1998 - The Prince of Egypt
1994 - The Madness of King George
1990 - The Comfort of Strangers
1986 - The Mosquito Coast
1985 - White Nights
1984 - Cal
1984 - 2010: The Year We Make Contact
1981 - Excalibur
1980 - The Long Good Friday
1980 - The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu
1979 - Caligula
1973 - O Lucky Man!
1973 - O Lucky Man!
Guest TV Roles
Herself - Guest
Herself - Actress (segment "The Dame")
Becky's Inner Voice (Voiced)
Maddie Duncan (segment "Dead Woman's Shoes")
- Was voted 2nd in Entertainment Weekly's Entertainers of the Year in December 2006.
- Before marrying director 'Taylor Hackford' (qv) in 1997, she had lived with him in Los Angeles since 1986.
- According to an article in People Weekly (November 3, 1980) her tattoo is an American Indian symbol meaning "equal but opposite".
- Played a Queen a total of six times: _The Queen (2006)_ (qv), _"Elizabeth I" (2005)_ (qv), _The Prince of Egypt (1998)_ (qv), _The Snow Queen (1995)_ (qv), _The Madness of King George (1994)_ (qv), and _Caligola (1979)_ (qv).
- Became an Associate Member of RADA.
- (2001) Nominated for Best Actress, 'Laurence Olivier' (qv) Theatre Award for her performance of "Orpheus Descending" at the Donmar Warehouse.
- Sister of Peter Basil Mironoff and Katherine Mironoff.
- Became the third person, after 'Sigourney Weaver' (qv) and 'Joan Plowright' (qv), to win two Golden Globes for acting in the same year. The characters she played were both Queens of England, Queen Elizabeth I and 'Queen Elizabeth II' (qv).