All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Helen Mirren’

Helen Mirren: A “Terrible Person”?

Helen Mirren is generally the picture of perfect grace and English poise. However, just like any other human, Helen Mirren has her discrepancies. On the red carpet for the Roundabout Theatre Company’s 2015 Spring Gala New York on Monday night, Helen Mirren decided that it was the perfect time to confess something dreadful wherein she was the cause. Helen Mirren …

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Kristin Scott Thomas to Take on the Role of Queen Elizabeth II in West End Production

Kristin Scott Thomas is the next in line to play a reigning royal on stage. Thomas will receive the crown from Helen Mirren in a revival of the West End play, The Audience. She will be taking on the role Queen Elizabeth II, originally played by Mirren. Mirren, who also played Queen Elizabeth II in film The Queen, will be …

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Helen Mirren Jokes About Nude Celebrity Photos

Helen Mirren recently made light of the celebrity phone hacker situation and said that she was insulted that the hackers didn’t bother to try to hack into her phone and look for her naked selfies. “I was rather insulted my phone wasn’t hacked, actually. I kept desperately looking at the list of people whose phones were hacked, hoping to see …

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Helen Mirren Becomes French Foodie For The Hundred-Foot Journey

Helen Mirren worked hard to become an academy award winning actress, but according to the Press Association, her biggest struggle right now is mashed potatoes. “I love cream, I love mashed potatoes. I like Christmas pudding, I like Christmas pudding with butter on it. Can you imagine?!” she said when asked about guilty pleasures, “I really love very, very fattening …

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Queen Elizabeth II To Be Played By Helen Mirren In Broadway’s “The Audience”

Queen Elizabeth II is coming to Broadway, not to see a show but to be in one. Peter Morgan’s The Audience will run from February 17th through June 28th, 2015 with Helen Mirren taking on the role of the British monarch, according to the Wall Street Journal. The play is described as the imagined conversations the Queen has had with …

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Helen Mirren Reveals Shocking Beauty Regimen

Helen Mirren has won an Academy Award, three Golden Globes, and four Emmy awards. She’s also been honored with damehood. However, despite the English actress’ prolific film career, she still cuts her own hair. The 68-year-old actress recently sat down for an interview with Redbook magazine to discuss her beauty regimen and how she keeps such a healthy, youthful appearance. …

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Blake Lively Moving into Movie-Star Big Leagues

Blake Lively is moving into the movie-star big leagues. The Gossip Girl actress is currently filming scenes for The Age of Adaline which also stars Ellen Burstyn and Harrison Ford. Lively plays Adaline, a woman who stops aging following an accident. The plot “follows the miraculous life of the 29-year-old title character, who stops aging after recovering from a near-fatal …

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Helen Mirren ‘Twerks’ While Accepting Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Award

Oscar-winner Dame Helen Mirren showed off a little bit of her bum-shaking skills on Thursday at Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals Award Ceremony. The ceremony is put together by one of the nation’s oldest drama companies, which presents annual awards to actors who have made a profound impression in the entertainment industry. Casting members asked the 68-year-old actress to twerk, …

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Helen Mirren Wins Award In “Rigged” Ceremony

Helen Mirren is a veteran actress who has been the recipient of many awards, but a recent honor has come under fire after critics said the whole thing was rigged. Mirren won the prestigious Best Actress prize at the Evening Standard Theater Awards last month, but three judges have quit the panel, citing foul play. They say one judge changed …

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Helen Mirren Knights Dying Boy, Fulfills His Final Wish

Oliver Burton is a 10-year-old boy who has been diagnosed with cancer for the third time. He’s dying, and doesn’t have much time left. His final wish was to meet Queen Elizabeth II, which turned out to be impossible, so Dame Helen Mirren stepped in to grant him his wish. The Daily Mail reports that Mirren, who is currently playing …

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Helen Mirren, as Queen Elizabeth II, Yells at Street Drummers

Dame Helen Mirren is known for playing characters with proper manners, but the actress this weekend used a few choice words when excoriating a group of street performers who were interrupting her performance. According to a Telegraph report, Mirren was dressed as Queen Elizabeth II when she took to a London street and yelled at the performers outside the Gielgud …

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