For the past six decades, Helen Mirren's career has successfully shifted from a respected theatre actress to an iconic fixture on British television to a beloved Hollywood star. Her celebrated range of work has earned her the triple crown of acting - an Academy Award for The Queen, a Tony for The Audience, numerous Emmys, including for her iconic performance in Prime Suspect - and, since 2003, an appointed Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire. Now in its fifth year online, The Helen Mirren Archives chronicles Miss Mirren's life and career from the early days to the recent with information, pictures and videos. Enjoy your stay, and check back soon.
  October 19th, 2014       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

With today’s four spotlights, the television section of Helen’s career has been completed (with the exception of “Prime Suspect”, which will receive a special treatment on this site). The first spotlight today is “The Passion of Ayn Rand”, for which Helen received a Primetime Emmy in 1999. To learn more about the project, visit the career page. Production stills, promotionals and screencaptures have been added to the photo gallery. And two clips have been added to the video archive.