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.
  June 12th, 2016       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

A little late since “Trumbo” has been released on DVD and Blu-Ray in the USA on February 16 already, but here are screencaptures of Helen’s performance as Hedda Hopper in Jay Roach’s biopic that garnered Bryan Cranston a Best Actor Oscar nomination. Mirren’s performance was nominated for a Golden Globe, Critics Choice and Screen Actors Guild Award earlier this year, only missing the Oscar nomiation ๐Ÿ™ Besides the film, screencaptures from the featurette and making of have been added as well. Many thanks to Claudia.


Photo Gallery – Career – Trumbo – Blu-Ray Screencaptures
Photo Gallery – Career – Trumbo – Featurette Screencaptures
Photo Gallery – Career – Trumbo – Making Of Screencaptures

  February 4th, 2016       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

Lots of new videos have been added today. On February 2nd, Helen appeared in a press junket for “Eye in the Sky”, which was featured on The Insider and Entertainment Tonight. On February 3, interviews on Channel 4 (very interesting, be sure to watch it) and the British morning show Lorraine have been aired. There’s also a new documentary on the history of the Roundabout Theater. And by now, I’m sure you’ve already seen Helen’s very funny Super Bowl Commercial. Enjoy the new videos.


Video Archive – News Segments – Entertainment Tonight (February 03, 2016)
Video Archive – News Segments – Channel 4 (February 03, 2016)
Video Archive – TV Specials – Roundabout to Broadway (2016)
Video Archive – Career – Trumbo – Interview 03
Video Archive – Miscellaneous – Budweiser Super Bowl Commercial (February 2016)
Video Archive – News Segments – The Insider (February 02, 2016)
Video Archive – Talkshows – Lorraine (February 03, 2016)

  January 18th, 2016       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

Yesterday, Helen has attended the 21st Annual Critics Choice Movie Awards as a nominee for “Trumbo”. The Best Supporting Actress award went to Alicia Vikander. Pictures from the arrivals and the show have been added to the photo gallery with many thanks to Lindsey and Claudia for their contributions.


  January 11th, 2016       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

The Golden Globes are handed out as we speak. The Best Supporting Actress award went to Kate Winslet for her performance in “Steve Jobs”. A first batch of pictures have been added to the photo gallery with more to come. Lots of additional pictures from the arrivals, show and after-party have been added.


Photo Gallery – Public Appearances – 2016 – Golden Globe Awards – Arrivals
Photo Gallery – Public Appearances – 2016 – Golden Globe Awards – Show
Photo Gallery – Public Appearances – 2016 – Golden Globe Awards – After-Party

  December 18th, 2015       Posted by Frederik       Display Comments

Congratulations to Helen Mirren for receiving a Best Supporting Actress nomination at the Critics Choice Movie Awards for “Trumbo”. She shares the category with Jennifer Jason Leigh (The Hateful Eight), Rooney Mara (Carol), Rachel McAdams (Spotlight), Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl) and Kate Winslet (Steve Jobs). This is Helen’s third major nomination for “Trumbo” after receiving nods from both the Hollywood Foreign Press’ Golden Globe Awards and the Screen Actors Guild. The Critics Choice Movie Awards will be handed out on January 17.