Helen Mirren short bio
Helen Lydia Mirren, is an English actor who was born under Cancer sun sign in Hammersmith, London. She is the daughter of Kathleen “Kitty” Alexandrina Eva Matilda and Vasily Petrovich Mironoff. She was educated at St Bernard’s High School for Girls in Southend-on-Sea, and found her interest in acting there.
Helen Mirren Measurements Table
|Date of birth||26 July 1945|
|Age||70 years old|
|Height||163 cm (5 feet 4 inches)|
|Weights||145 pounds (66 kg)|
Helen Mirren career
At the age of 19 years Helen Mirren was inducted into the prestigious Royal Shakespeare Company and was one of the youngest actresses, which was bestowed this honor. On Helen Mirren one was international attention when she in the movie The Age of Consent, the muse of the painter Bradley Monahan (James Mason) constituted in the year 1969th Renewed attention received Mirren in 1979 by a “scandal film” apostrophized historical epic Caligula from Tinto Brass, in which she played the role of Caesonia. To date, this film is considered by many critics as pornographic, as the producer Bob Guccione later turned some of his own nude scenes in Brass’ version had let insert, which is reflected also in the indexing of the film. Mirren’s role also contained a nude scene, but was not pornographic.
After the role of Stewardess Mary Sloan in the TV production SOS Titanic had played, Mirren played the first Morgana in the film Excalibur. From its mutability could in 1984 get an idea, as they play a role in the space epic 2010 – took over the year in which we make contact. In the same year she was also seen in Cal. For this illustration, she received at the Cannes Film Festival 1984 Award for Best Actress. In 1986 she played among others the mother of River Phoenix in the film Mosquito Coast from director Peter Weir. In 1989, Mirren again attracted attention through their involvement in Peter Greenaway’s film The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover. Since 1991, Mirren also played periodically the Commissioner Jane Tennison in the television series Prime Suspect. 1995 was Mirren as Queen Charlotte in the comedy King George – see A Madness of. For this role she received, inter alia, another Best Actor Award at the film festival in Cannes and an Oscar nomination.
Shortly thereafter, Helen Mirren portrayed in the film The Queen Elizabeth II as. One more time a British monarch. For this presentation, she received several awards and nominations, including an Oscar for Best Actress, Best Actor Award Coppa Volpi at the Venice Film Festival and a Golden Globe Award. Thus Mirren won at the Golden Globe Awards in 2007 with her portrayal of Queen in two categories Starring the award for best actress. Moreover, it was 2007 in the category “Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film” both for her role as Elizabeth I, as well as the protagonist of the television film Prime Suspect: nominated Final Act. From 2013 in London and in 2015 on Broadway, she was again as Elisabeth II. In Peter Morgan’s to see the play The Audience, who had already delivered the script template for the Queen. For her performance, she received awarded the main British and American theater awards including the Laurence Olivier Award, the Tony Award and the Drama Desk Award for Best Actress respectively.
Helen Mirren Controversy
Helen Mirren confirmed that she is an atheist. Beside that she said she donbt want to have a baby due having “no maternal instinct whatsoever.”She also revealed been date raped as a student and had often taken cocaine in her 20s.
Helen Mirren dating
Helen Mirren was in relationship with actor Liam Neeson in the past. She then married to her long time partner American director Taylor Hackford on 31 December 1997.
Helen Mirren Net Worth
Beside well known public figure, Helen Mirren also one of the richest actress in England. It revealed that her net worth is about $15 million.