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Dame Helen Mirren was born in Queen Charlotte's Hospital in West London. Her mother, Kathleen Alexandrina Eva Matilda (Rogers), was from a working-class English family, and her father, Vasiliy Petrovich Mironov, was a Russian-born civil servant, from Kuryanovo, whose own father was a diplomat. Mirren attended St. Bernards High School for girls, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 112 wins & 117 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Queen
The Queen The Queen
(2006)
Monsters University
Monsters University Dean Hardscrabble
(2013)
The Debt
The Debt Rachel Singer (Tel Aviv 1997)
(2010)
The Hundred-Foot Journey
The Hundred-Foot Journey Madame Mallory
(2014)

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 2017 Fast 8 (filming)
 2013 RED 2
Victoria
 2012/I The Door
Emerenc
 2011/I Arthur
Hobson
 2010 RED
Victoria
 2008 Inkheart
Elinor
 2005 Shadowboxer
Rose
 2001 Last Orders
Amy
 2001/I Happy Birthday
Distinguished Woman
 2001 No Such Thing
The Boss
 2001/I The Pledge
Doctor
 2000 Greenfingers
Georgina Woodhouse
 1995 The Snow Queen
Snow Queen (voice)
 1993 The Hawk
Annie Marsh
 1990 Bethune: The Making of a Hero
Frances Penny Bethune
 1990 The Comfort of Strangers
Caroline
 1989 When the Whales Came
Clemmie Jenkins
 1988 Pascali's Island
Lydia Neuman
 1986 The Gospel According to Vic
Ruth Chancellor
 1984 Cal
Marcella
 1980 Hussy
Beaty Simons
 1979 The Quiz Kid
Joanne
 1973 O Lucky Man!
Patricia Burgess / Casting Assistant
 1972 Savage Messiah
Gosh Boyle
 1970 Red Hot Shot
 1969 Age of Consent
Cora
 1967 Herostratus
Advert Woman
 1966 Press for Time
Penelope Squires (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Played "Alice" in August Strindberg's "The Dance of Death" - Broadhurst Theater, New York City. She received her second Tony Award nomination for the role. See more »

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4 Print Biographies | 14 Interviews | 48 Articles | 13 Pictorials | 18 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Dame Helen Mirren

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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[on her sexy image in the '70s] In my mind I was a serious actress. But the men in that era got away with such sexist crap. It was constant. They were pushing me into being Barbara Windsor, that sort of "Carry On" type. And it wasn't because of my beauty. I was never beautiful. It was because of these [breasts]! I remember doing a photo shoot for the play "Teeth and Smiles" [1975]. And this ... See more »

Trivia:

She holds the record for second-largest "Best Actress" award sweep (40 wins) for her performance as Queen Elizabeth II in The Queen (2006), following Cate Blanchett (41 wins) for her performance as Jasmine French in Blue Jasmine (2013). See more »

Nickname:

Popper

Star Sign:

Leo

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