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 13th, 2015       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

At the 29th Israel Film Festival, Helen Mirren will be honored with the 2015 IFF Career Achievement Award. “We are very proud to honor such an extraordinary talent as Helen Mirren whose work inspires and emotionally moves millions of filmgoers around the world,” said Meir Fenigstein, founder and executive director of IsraFest Foundation. It was previously announced that the IFF will also honor Aaron Sorkin with the Achievement in Film & Television award. The IFF Opening Night Gala takes place Oct 28 at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. The Israel Film Festival will run from Oct. 28 to Nov. 19.