The actress recounts her husband's initial reaction to her role in The Queen.
It's time to boost the sum total of our knowledge
The 70-year-old actress says "of course" she looked better when she was younger
Cockney hard man turns to TV following roles in notorious film flops
Martin Freeman was the epitome of modesty as he overcame star competition to win best actor at the Jameson Empire Film Awards tonight.
Olympic ceremony guru Danny Boyle has revealed he did not actually ask the Queen to appear in his James Bond sketch - she volunteered.
Agatha Christie may have been dubbed “The Queen of Crime,” but fellow bestselling writer Lynda La Plante has secured a title even her illustrious predecessor would have coveted.
A new novel on the way?
The first still showing Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange has been released. Cover your eyes, Sherlock fans – he's really not looking as fit as a fiddle
Mirren, the drama Queen, is ready to reign again
As the songwriting duo of Rodgers and Hammerstein famously put it, there is nothing like a dame. But there is not now, and never has there ever been, another Dame quite like Helen Mirren.
The BBC has apologised after an off-screen voice turned the air blue on BBC1's Breakfast show.
A revival of a drama written in 1977 with “astonishing relevance” to contemporary Britain opened in South London this week. Barrie Keeffe’s Barbarians is a trilogy of plays about disaffected youth amid record youth unemployment.
'I went right off the rails'
David Benedict on an actor, soon to be celebrated at the BFI, who let his choice of roles do the talking
Jessica Chastain is fed up with making movies that take years to come out. So she's elated that two, including Terrence Malick's latest, will play in Cannes. Kaleem Aftab meets her