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HBO has set the premiere date for “Catherine the Great,” its upcoming limited series starring Helen Mirren and Jason Clarke. The four-part show, which is made in association with Sky, will debut Monday, Oct. 21 at 10/9c on the pay TV channel. Here’s the official description for “Catherine the Great,” courtesy of HBO: Starring Academy-award […]

July 25, 2019 ♦ News & Articles

Scenic has announced Academy Award winner Helen Mirren as the Godmother for the world’s first Discovery Yacht, Scenic Eclipse. The maiden voyage of this luxury vessel is scheduled for August 15, 2019, departing Reykjavik Iceland on a 13-day discovery sailing, ending in Quebec on August 27. “Scenic Eclipse is a unique ship that requires an […]

She’s played Elizabeth I and II. She’s played Queen Charlotte. And now, Helen Mirren will play Catherine the Great. The first trailer for her upcoming HBO four-part miniseries finds the Russian monarch toward the end of her rule, governing with an iron fist and getting lustful with her military commander slash favorite bedwarmer, Grigory Potemkin. “Do you know […]

July 22, 2019 ♦ News & Articles

Dame Helen Mirren won’t watch her own scenes back. The 73-year-old actress feels “paralyzed” if she catches a glimpse of her work in camera in the middle of a movie shoot and she’d rather feel “free”. She told Britain’s Grazia magazine: “I don’t like to look at myself while working. “I don’t watch them back. […]

July 17, 2019 ♦ Interviews, News & Articles

Multi award winning actress, Dame, legend – Grazia’s Joely Walker sat down with the inimitable Helen Mirren to talk diversity, Instagram and the ‘anti-ageing’ lingo she wishes would kindly jog one… It’s the final day of the 72nd Cannes Film Festival and in a suite in the Hotel Martinez (where the A-list flock annually), we’re […]

July 9, 2019 ♦ News & Articles

Charlize Theron and Helen Mirren are set to return for “Fast & Furious 9,” Vin Diesel has announced. The actresses will be joining Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Nathalie Emmanuel, and John Cena. “Fast & Furious 9” is scheduled to be released on May 22, 2020 by Universal Pictures. Theron will again play the cyberterrorist […]