STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 132 this week

Helen Mirren


Dame Helen Mirren was born in Queen Charlotte's Hospital in West London to Kathleen Alexandrina Eva Matilda Rogers and Vasiliy Petrovich Mironov. Mirren attended St. Bernards High School for girls, where she would act in school productions. After high school, she began her acting career in theatre working in many titles, all the way up to Broadway. See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent and publicist
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Helen Mirren? Add or change photos

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 19 Feb 2011
 
a list of 49 people
created 06 Dec 2011
 
a list of 35 people
created 07 Apr 2012
 
a list of 30 people
created 02 Feb 2013
 
a list of 32 people
created 11 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Helen Mirren.

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 94 wins & 77 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (117 credits)
 2015 Woman in Gold (filming)
Maria Altmann
 2013 RED 2
Victoria
 2013 Phil Spector (TV Movie)
Linda Kenney Baden
 2012 Glee (TV Series)
Becky's Inner Voice
- Prom-asaurus (2012) ... Becky's Inner Voice (voice, uncredited)
- Yes/No (2012) ... Becky's Inner Voice (voice, uncredited)
 2012/I The Door
Emerenc
 2011/I Arthur
Hobson
 2010 RED
Victoria
 2009 30 Rock (TV Series)
Helen Mirren
- Jackie Jormp-Jomp (2009) ... Helen Mirren (uncredited)
 2008 Inkheart
Elinor
 2005 Elizabeth I (TV Mini-Series)
Elizabeth I
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Elizabeth I
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Elizabeth I
 2005 Shadowboxer
Rose
 2005 Third Watch (TV Series)
Annie Foster
- Revelations (2005) ... Annie Foster
 2004 Pride (TV Movie)
Macheeba (voice)
 2004 Frasier (TV Series)
Babette the Caller
- Coots and Ladders (2004) ... Babette the Caller (voice)
 2004 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Narrator
- Cary Grant: A Class Apart (2004) ... Narrator
 2002 Georgetown (TV Movie)
Annabelle Garrison
 2002 Door to Door (TV Movie)
Mrs. Porter
 2001 Last Orders
Amy
 2001/I Happy Birthday
Distinguished Woman
 2001 No Such Thing
The Boss
 2001 The Pledge
Doctor
 2000 Greenfingers
Georgina Woodhouse
 1999 French and Saunders (TV Series)
- Witless Silence (1999)
 1999 The Passion of Ayn Rand (TV Movie)
Ayn Rand
 1998 Tracey Takes On... (TV Series)
Professor Horen
- Culture (1998) ... Professor Horen
 1997 Painted Lady (TV Movie)
Maggie Sheridan
 1996 Losing Chase (TV Movie)
Chase Phillips
 1996 1914-1918 (TV Mini-Series)
Princess Evelyn Blucher / Margaret Randa
- Total War (1996) ... Princess Evelyn Blucher / Margaret Randa (voice)
- Collapse (1996) ... Princess Evelyn Blucher / Margaret Randa (voice)
 1995 The Snow Queen
Snow Queen (voice)
 1993 Prime Suspect 3 (TV Series)
DCI Jane Tennison
 1993 The Hawk
Annie Marsh
 1993 The Hidden Room (TV Series)
Sarah
- Love Crimes (1993) ... Sarah
 1991 Where Angels Fear to Tread
Lilia Herriton
 1990 Bethune: The Making of a Hero
Frances Penny Bethune
 1990 The Comfort of Strangers
Caroline
 1989 Red King, White Knight (TV Movie)
Anna
 1989 When the Whales Came
Clemmie Jenkins
 1988 Pascali's Island
Lydia Neuman
 1987 Cause célèbre (TV Movie)
Alma Rattenbury
 1987 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Princess Amelia
- The Little Mermaid (1987) ... Princess Amelia
 1986 The Gospel According to Vic
Ruth Chancellor
 1985 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Betty Duncan (segment "Dead Woman's Shoes")
- Dead Woman's Shoes/Wong's Lost and Found Emporium (1985) ... Betty Duncan (segment "Dead Woman's Shoes")
 1984 Cal
Marcella
 1982 Cymbeline (TV Movie)
Imogen
 1979-1982 Play for Today (TV Series)
Celia / Angela
- Soft Targets (1982) ... Celia
- Blue Remembered Hills (1979) ... Angela
 1981/I A Midsummer Night's Dream (TV Movie)
Titania
 1981 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Mrs. Reinhardt
- Mrs. Reinhardt (1981) ... Mrs. Reinhardt
 1980 Hussy
Beaty Simons
 1979 The Quiz Kid
Joanne
 1979 S.O.S. Titanic (TV Movie)
Stewardess: May Sloan
 1979 Oresteia (TV Mini-Series)
Cassandra
- Agamemnon (1979) ... Cassandra
 1979 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Joanne
- The Quiz Kid (1979) ... Joanne
 1978 As You Like It (TV Movie)
Rosalind
 1974-1977 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Margery Pinchwife / Babbie / Orinthia / ...
- The Country Wife (1977) ... Margery Pinchwife
- The Apple Cart (1975) ... Orinthia
 1976 Great Performances (TV Series)
Stella
- The Collection (1976) ... Stella
 1975 The Philanthropist (TV Movie)
Celia
 1974 Bellamira (TV Movie)
Bellamira
 1974 Thriller (TV Series)
Stella McKenzie
- A Coffin for the Bride (1974) ... Stella McKenzie
 1973 O Lucky Man!
Patricia
 1972 Miss Julie (TV Movie)
Miss Julie
 1972 Savage Messiah
Gosh Boyle
 1971 Cousin Bette (TV Mini-Series)
Valerie
- Family Angel (1971) ... Valerie
- Bitter Harvest (1971) ... Valerie
- Poor Relations (1971) ... Valerie
 1971 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Rachel
- The Silver Collection (1971) ... Rachel
 1970 Red Hot Shot
 1969 Age of Consent
Cora Ryan
 1967 Herostratus
Advert Woman
 1966 Press for Time
Penelope Squires (uncredited)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (189 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (33 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Miss Julie") in August Strindberg's "Miss Julie", Royal Shakespeare Company. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 14 Interviews | 46 Articles | 13 Pictorials | 12 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Dame Helen Mirren

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

There's nothing sexy about doing a nude scene. It's rather uncomfortable. I like dressing up rather than dressing down. See more »

Trivia:

Won 29 major awards for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II in The Queen (2006), including all the awards that are considered the biggest (except Cannes). She was also nominated for 3 more awards for the same film. See more »

Nickname:

Popper

Star Sign:

Leo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
seriously who else would make love to her? rswaoger
Her most iconic pic shaguniitb
Brand new fansite for all Mirrenites! perfectdeath-2
Dame Helen to play The Queen again - on stage! BritishFilms1
THE AUDIENCE: Helen Mirren Delivers Another Mesmerizing QE2 Performance ArminCallo-PalmSprings
Any nude roles where... themachomulatto
Discuss Helen Mirren on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page