Helen Mirren Newswire

Helen Mirren Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Helen Mirren.

Results 1 - 20 of 250 in Helen Mirren

  1. Jason Clarke To Star Opposite Helen Mirren In 'Catherine The...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Deadline

    Written by Nigel Williams and directed by BAFTA and Emmy winner Philip Martin , the four-episode series is set against the politically tumultuous and sexually charged court of Russian empress Catherine the Great . Catherine wielded supreme power throughout Russia for nearly half of the 18th century; strong-minded, independent, brilliantly intelligent and sexually liberated, she was the definition of the modern woman.

    Comment?

  2. National Youth Theatre Announces Full 2018 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Paul Roseby OBE, Artistic Director and Chief Executive of the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain has today announced the summer and autumn season of work for 2018. Founded in 1956, the NYT is the UK's leading youth arts organisation and is recognised as the leading provider of free alternatives to formal theatre training, with alumni including Dame Helen Mirren , Daniel Craig , Chiwetel Ejiofor CBE, Rosamund Pike and Sir Daniel Day Lewis .

    Comment?

  3. A Very English Scandal is One of the Best Things You'll Watch This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... been a great actor for directors, drawing some of the career-best work from performers like Michelle Pfeiffer , Helen Mirren , Annette Bening , Chiwetel Ejiofor , Daniel Day-Lewis , and John Cusack , among many others. Here, he brings the absolute ...

    Comment?

  4. The Movie Biz: GOOOAALRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | Business Journal

    ... 'Drop Dead.'" "The Damned United" - Best-known, perhaps, for playing PM Tony Blair in "The Queen" (for which Helen Mirren won her Oscar), Michael Sheen here transforms himself into Brian Clough , the brash and often abrasive head coach for Leeds ...

    Comment?

  5. Why is Damon Dash suing Lee Daniels again? Inside their years-long legal battle.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | Ninme

    ... but Daniels then asked him to invest in his directorial debut, "Shadowboxer." The 2005 crime thriller starred Helen Mirren, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Monique, who would go on to win an Oscar for her role in Daniels's 2009 drama, "Precious." Dash said ...

    Comment?

  6. 'The Tempest' at the Old Globe: Kate Burton casts a benevolent spell as ProsperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 26 | Los Angeles Times

    ... times. (Jim Cox) Casting a woman as Prospero in William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" is no longer a novelty. Helen Mirren starred as Prospera in the 2010 Julie Taymor film and, more recently, Harriet Walter put her indelible stamp on the role in an ...

    Comment?

  7. U.K. Greenlit: BBC and Sky Projects with Netflix and HBO are Casting for Late July + Fall ShootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 25 | Back Stage

    ... heading back to London in early 2019. Casting is by Shaheen Baig . Four-part series "Catherine the Great" stars Helen Mirren as the Empress of Russia in the later years of the reign. The story focuses on Catherine as she embarks on an affair with a ...

    Comment?

  8. Smackdown '94 Companion: "Mrs King" and vague 'Women's Troubles'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 24 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... in the category. We also discuss the comic tone of The Madness of King George , and there are split opinions on Helen Mirren's work and whether she's elevating or bringing down the movie. Surprisingly though she won the Smackdown Dianne Wiest's ...

    Comment?

  9. Unrealistic: the Scottish police verdict on TV crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    ... which shows a drive to get the bad guy, such as ITV's Prime Suspect and Frost. "It's going back a bit but (Helen Mirren) or Jack Frost (David Jason) were big favourites," confesses Detective Inspector Allan Elderbrant, "just for their determination ...

    Comment?

  10. Review / 'The Leisure Seeker' (M) *** and a halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Canberra City News

    ... John, whose memory often lets him down but who remembers the texts that he once taught and their authors. Helen Mirren (born 1945) plays Ella, whose brain is working just fine. Married for yonks, John and Ella know all that can be known about love ...

    Comment?

  11. Supreme Court REJECTS landmark appeal by Pimlico PlumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | Mail on Sunday

    ... that spell out words such as BASIN or LOO. The firm also claim to boast celebrity clientele including Dame Helen Mirren and Daniel Craig, and their employees earn between A 80,000 and A 200,000 a year. Pimlico plumbers, which was founded in 1979, is ...

    Comment?

  12. The Queen Honored a Woman Who Founded New Zealand's Prostitute CollectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | She Knows

    Julie Sprankles is a freelance writer living in the storied city of Charleston, SC. When she isn't slinging sass for SheKnows, she enjoys watching campy SyFy creature features , trolling the internet for dance work... Move over, Helen Mirren - there's a new dame in town! This week, Queen Elizabeth bestowed the same title upon Catherine Healy , 62, that she gave to Mirren.

    Comment?

  13. Keith J. KellyPenthouse sold at auction to online porn titan for $11.2MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | New York Post

    ... include the cult classic film " Caligula ," which Penthouse founder Bob Guccione Sr. made in 1979, starring Helen Mirren, Malcolm McDowell and Peter O'Toole, among others. Guccione lost control of the publishing firm and died in 2010. Penthouse ...

    Comment?

  14. The Legacy of '2 Fast 2 Furious' 15 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Film School Rejects

    When we think of The Fast and The Furious , we think of a billion-dollar franchise with high stakes action and a cast that consists of everyone from Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson to Dame Helen Mirren. But back in 2003, this franchise consisted of two entries, neither of which epitomized the potential of this world, but both of which were necessary for it to become what it is now.

    Comment?

  15. Liz Hurley leads celebrities jockeying for position at the racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | Salisbury Journal

    Liz Hurley, former Made In Chelsea star Millie Mackintosh and Dame Helen Mirren were among the celebrities stepping out in style for the Investec Derby Festival. Fifty-two year old Hurley donned a figure-hugging dress from designer Antonio Berardi and an elaborate, feathered hat for the horse racing event at Epsom Downs racecourse.

    Comment?

  16. 2018 Investec Derby Festival - " Derby Day - " Epsom Downs RacecourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

    Liz Hurley, former Made In Chelsea star Millie Mackintosh and Dame Helen Mirren were among the celebrities stepping out in style for the Investec Derby Festival. Fifty-two year old Hurley donned a figure-hugging dress from designer Antonio Berardi and an elaborate, feathered hat for the horse racing event at Epsom Downs racecourse.

    Comment?

  17. Epsom Derby 2018: Dame Helen Mirren, 72, looks chic in an elegant polka dot lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... policy which saw R Kelly's music removed from the streaming service's playlists Epsom Derby 2018: Dame Helen Mirren, 72, looks chic in an elegant polka dot look as she joins husband Taylor Hackford at the races And Dame Helen Mirren was once again ...

    Comment?

  18. The Queen is lovely in lilac as she arrives at Epsom RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | Hellomagazine.com

    The Queen has arrived at Epsom Downs Racecourse in a pretty lilac outfit, joining celebrities Helen Mirren and Elizabeth Hurley at the event The Queen made an appearance at the Epsom Races on Saturday, looking lovely in a lilac outfit and matching floral hat. Her Majesty beamed as she made her way into the event, where she was greeted with a curtsey from racecourse director Julia Budd - who wore a regal blue ensemble to greet her.

    Comment?

  19. The Fast And The Furious Spinoff May Be Introducing More Members Of Hobbs And Shaw's FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Luke Evans) in Fast & Furious 6 , and The Fate of the Furious brought their mother, Magdalene Shaw, (played by Helen Mirren) into the fold. Now apparently Universal Pictures is looking for an actress "28-39, in the mold of Kate Winslet" to play ...

    Comment?

  20. MENACE & MURDER: A Lynda La Plante Collection Debuts on DVD from Acorn TV on June 12Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and well-known writers. She wrote the multi-award-winning, groundbreaking drama series Prime Suspect starring Helen Mirren; as well as The Commander, Above Suspicion, and The Governor. Supply & Demand,Killer Net and MIND GAMES are also available on ...

    Comment?