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Helen Mirren

Mostly Credited As: Helen Mirren
Sometimes Credited As: Dame Helen Mirren

Birth Name: Ilynea Lydia Petrovna Mironoff
Date Of Birth: July 26, 1945 (Age 69)
Country Of Birth: United Kingdom
Birth Place: Chiswick, London, England
Height: 5' 4" (1.62 m)

Helen Mirren


Helen Mirren is 69 years old and was born on July 26, 1945.
She is known for her role as Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison in the show Prime Suspect (1991)
she is currently married to Taylor Hackford.
She is 5' 4" (1.62 m) tall and was born in Chiswick, London, England (United Kingdom)

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Enemy of the Reich: The Noor Inayat Khan Story (2014)As: Narrator -- [Voice]
Britain by Night (2012)As: Narrator -- [Voice]
Elizabeth I (2005)As: Elizabeth I
Painted Lady (1997)As: Maggie Sheridan
Prime Suspect (1991) (1991)As: Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison
Cousin Bette (1971)As: Valerie Marneffe
Episode Cast Credits 

Access (2011) 
  Cameron Diaz & Jason Segal, Helen Mirren 03x174: (Sep/04/2014) As Herself 

Lorraine (2010) 
  Series 5, Show 3 05x03: (Sep/03/2014) As Herself 
  Series 4, Show 116 04x116: (Feb/14/2014) As Herself 
  Series 3, Show 37 03x37: (Oct/23/2012) As Herself 

The One Show (2006) 
  September 2, 2014 09x16: (Sep/02/2014) As Herself 
  March 27, 2012 06x175: (Mar/27/2012) As Herself 
  January 25, 2010 04x132: (Jan/25/2010) As Herself 
  October 7, 2008 03x56: (Oct/07/2008) As Herself 

Live with Kelly & Michael (1983) 
  Helen Mirren, Sean Bean, Romeo Santos, guest co-host Maria Menounos 32x242: (Aug/05/2014) As Herself 
  Holiday Survival Week: Helen Mirren; Jenna Fischer; 26x77: (Dec/18/2007) As Herself 

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014) 
  Helen Mirren, James Cameron, Spoon 01x100: (Aug/04/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Great Performances (1974) 
  National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage 41x12: (Feb/14/2014) As (Herself) 

The Screen Actors Guild Awards (1995) 
  20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 20x01: (Jan/18/2014) As Winner: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries (for 'Phil Spector') 
  13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 13x01: (Jan/28/2007) As Winner: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role / Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries (for 'The Queen' / 'Elizabeth I') 
  8th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 08x01: (Mar/10/2002) As Winner: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role (for 'Gosford Park') 

BBC Breakfast (2000) 
  November 18, 2013 14x322: (Nov/18/2013) As Herself 
  July 8, 2013 14x189: (Jul/08/2013) As Herself 
  March 5, 2013 14x64: (Mar/05/2013) As Herself 
  April 19, 2011 12x109: (Apr/19/2011) As Herself 

Daybreak (2010) 
  July 23, 2013 03x225: (Jul/23/2013) As Herself 
  July 3, 2013 03x211: (Jul/03/2013) As Herself 
  December 7, 2012 03x70: (Dec/07/2012) As Herself 
  December 6, 2011 02x67: (Dec/06/2011) As Herself 

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart (1996) 
  Helen Mirren 18x88: (Jul/16/2013) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Helen Mirren 15x85: (Jun/29/2010) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Helen Mirren, Ben Schwartz, the Olms 21x127: (Jul/11/2013) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Helen Mirren, Aaron Eckhart, Keith Urban 18x172: (Dec/07/2010) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Helen Mirren, Isaac Mizrahi, Los Lonely Boys 15x73: (Jan/11/2007) As Herself 
  Helen Mirren, B.J. Novak, Jet 15x12: (Oct/03/2006) As Herself 

The Many Faces of (2010) 
  Dame Helen Mirren 02x04: (Jun/22/2013) As Herself 

Goodbye Granadaland (2013) 
  Episode 1 01x01: (Jun/15/2013) As Herself 

The Graham Norton Show (2007) 
  Helen Mirren, Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Little Mix 12x15: (Feb/01/2013) As Herself 
  Helen Mirren, Emily Blunt, Ed Byrne, The Wanted 08x15: (Feb/04/2011) As Herself 

Text Santa (2011) 
  Text Santa 2012 02x02: (Dec/21/2012) As Herself (Appeal Film Presenter), [Guest Hosts]

Children In Need (1980) 
  2012 - Part One 33x01: (Nov/16/2012) As Herself (Appeal Film Presenter), [Guest Hosts]

Shakespeare Uncovered (2012) 
  Twelfth Night & As You Like It 01x01: (Jun/19/2012) As Herself 

The Jonathan Ross Show (2011) 
  Helen Mirren, Harry Hill, Louie Spence, Kasabian 01x04: (Sep/24/2011) As Herself 

This Morning (1988) 
  April 21, 2011 23x159: (Apr/21/2011) As Herself 
  March 3, 2011 23x124: (Mar/03/2011) As Herself 
  December 10, 2008 21x73: (Dec/10/2008) As Herself 
  September 12, 2006 19x07: (Sep/12/2006) As Herself 

OK! TV (2011) 
  Series 1, Show 45 01x45: (Apr/21/2011) As Herself 

Piers Morgan's Life Stories (2009) 
  Russell Brand 05x01: (Apr/16/2011) As Herself, [Co-Guest Stars]

Saturday Night Live (1975) 
  Helen Mirren/The Foo Fighters 36x19: (Apr/09/2011) As Herself, [Guest Hosts]

The Academy Awards (1953) 
  The 83rd Annual Academy Awards 59x01: (Feb/27/2011) As Presenter, [Featuring]
  The 79th Annual Academy Awards 55x01: (Feb/25/2007) As Winner: Best Actress (for 'The Queen') 
  The 74th Annual Academy Awards 50x01: (Mar/24/2002) As Nominee: Best Supporting Actress, [Co-Guest Stars]
  The 67th Annual Academy Awards 43x01: (Mar/27/1995) As Nominee: Best Supporting Actress, [Co-Guest Stars]

Loose Women (1999) 
  Series 15, Show 34 15x34: (Oct/21/2010) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The View (1997) 
  David Letterman 14x01: (Sep/07/2010) As Herself (Barbara Walters Tribute), [Featuring]
  Nick Lachey, Helen Mirren, Arianna Huffington 10x28: (Oct/12/2006) As Herself 
  Season 7, Episode 148 07x148: (Mar/29/2004) As Herself 
  Season 7, Episode 73 07x73: (Dec/11/2003) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Helen Mirren, Colin Hanks, Cyndi Lauper 17x157: (Jun/14/2010) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Helen Mirren, Jose Canseco 15x89: (Mar/31/2008) As Herself 

GMTV (1993) 
  January 26, 2010 18x26: (Jan/26/2010) As Herself 

Live From Studio Five (2009) 
  Series 1, Show 90 01x90: (Jan/26/2010) As Herself 

The Andrew Marr Show (2005) 
  05 October 2008 04x06: (Oct/05/2008) As Herself 
  30 April 2006 01x30: (Apr/30/2006) As Herself 

Today (US) (1952) 
  House Swapping; Overpriced Suburbs; 57x147: (Apr/01/2008) As Herself 
  Jimmy Buffett, Helen Mirren, Cooper Lawrence 56x29: (Oct/12/2006) As Herself 

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) 
  Helen Mirren, yodeler Wylie Gustafson, Carbon/Silicon 15x79: (Apr/01/2008) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Helen Mirren, Jim Gaffigan, Basement Jaxx 14x19: (Oct/12/2006) As Herself 

Good Morning America (1975) 
  Helen Mirren, Rachael Ray, Jim Reed, 33x72: (Dec/18/2007) As Herself 

Top Gear (2002) 
  Series 10, Episode 1 10x01: (Oct/07/2007) As Herself (Star in a Reasonably Priced Car) 

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001) 
  Dame Helen Mirren, Richard Hammond, Christian Slater, The Hives 13x03: (Sep/21/2007) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Joan Rivers, Jack Dee, Helen Mirren, The Black-Eyed Peas 09x01: (Sep/09/2005) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The Emmy Awards (1949) 
  The 59th Annual Emmy Awards 59x01: (Sep/16/2007) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'Prime Suspect: The Final Act') 
  The 58th Annual Emmy Awards 58x01: (Aug/27/2006) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'Elizabeth I') 
  The 51st Annual Emmy Awards 51x01: (Sep/12/1999) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'The Passion of Ayn Rand') 
  The 48th Annual Emmy Awards 48x01: (Sep/08/1996) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'Prime Suspect 4: The Scent of Darkness') 

American Idol (2002) 
  Idol Gives Back (Apr/25/2007) As Herself 

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) 
  Helen Mirren, Steve Trevino 03x11: (Jan/16/2007) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The Golden Globes (1944) 
  The 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards 64x01: (Jan/15/2007) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama / Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for TV (for 'The Queen' / 'Elizabeth I') 
  The 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards 54x01: (Jan/19/1997) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television (for 'Losing Chase') 

The Early Show (1999) 
  Helen Mirren, Natalie Cole 08x31: (Oct/16/2006) As Herself 

Parkinson (2004) (2004) 
  Helen Mirren, Trinny & Susannah, Dame Edna Everage, Razorlight 05x02: (Sep/23/2006) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Third Watch (1999) 
  Revelations 06x15: (Feb/11/2005) As Annie Foster 

Frasier (1993) 
  Coots and Ladders 11x17: (Mar/16/2004) Voiced  Babette 

American Masters (1986) 
  Cary Grant: a Class Apart 17x03: (Jan/07/2004) Voiced  Narrator 

The Frank Skinner Show (1995) 
  Helen Mirren, Matthew Kelly, Frank Maloney 07x04: (Oct/27/2003) As Herself 

Parkinson (1998) (1998) 
  Helen Mirren, Cilla Black, Annie Lennox, Jo Brand 10x01: (Sep/20/2003) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Omnibus (1967) 
  Robert Altman in England 36x03: (Feb/02/2002) As Herself 

TFI Friday (1996) 
  Björk, Helen Mirren, Shaun Ryder 02x08: (Nov/01/1996) As Herself 

Mystery! (1980) 
  Prime Suspect, III: (Episode 1) 14x29: (Apr/28/1994) As DCI Jane Tennison 
  Prime Suspect, II: (Episode 1) 13x13: (Feb/11/1993) As DCI Jane Tennison 
  Prime Suspect, I: (Episode 1) 12x14: (Jan/23/1992) As DCI Jane Tennison 
  Cause Celebre: (Episode 1) 09x01: (Oct/13/1988) As Alma Rattenbury 

The Twilight Zone (1985) (1985) 
  Dead Woman's Shoes 01x21: (Nov/22/1985) As Maddie Duncan 

BBC Television Shakespeare (1978) 
  Cymbeline 05x02: (Jul/10/1983) As Imogen 
  A Midsummer Night's Dream 04x03: (Dec/13/1981) As Titania 
  As You Like It 01x03: (Dec/17/1978) As Rosalind 

Play for Today (1970) 
  Soft Targets 13x01: (Oct/19/1982) As Celia 

Play of the Month (1965) 
  The Little Minister 11x02: (Nov/02/1975) As Babbie 

Thriller (UK) (1973) 
  A Coffin for the Bride 03x01: (Jun/01/1974) As Stella MacKenzie 
Crew Credits

Show Crew


Painted Lady (1997)• Associate Producer

Episode Crew


Trivia

In 2002, Helen won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role for: Gosford Park (2001).

In 1997, Helen won the Golden Satellite Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made For Television for: Prime Suspect 5: Errors of Judgment (1996).

In 1992, Helen won the RTS Television Award for Best Actor - Female for: Prime Suspect (1991).

In 2001, Helen won the NYFCC Award for Best Supporting Actress for: Gosford Park (2001).

In 2002, Helen won the NSFC Award for Best Supporting Actress for: Gosford Park (2001).

Helen used to date former Excalibur co-star Liam Neeson

Helen appeared in a TV commercial for Marks & Spencer in 2004.

Helen appeared in the "Sport at Heart" promo for London's bid to host the 2012 Olympic games.

Helen Mirren: Flesh sells. People don't want to see pictures of churches. They want to see naked bodies.

Helen Mirren: All you have to do is to look like crap on film and everyone thinks you're a brilliant actress. Actually, all you've done is look like crap.

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