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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



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 

My Shakespeare (2014) 
  Sir Trevor Nunn on The Tempest 01x12: (Dec/08/2014) As Herself 

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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