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Helen Mirren: Oscars are a Crap Shoot

Helen Mirren: Oscars are a Crap Shoot

Dame Helen Mirren signs copies of her illustrated memoir, “In The Frame: My Life In Words And Pictures” at the Waterstones Book Shop in London on Friday.

The 62-year-old actress recently downplayed winning awards after her Emmy triumph earlier this week (for her role in Prime Suspect: The Final Act on PBS). Mirren said on a UK radio show, “I never thought ever that I’d win an Oscar. (She won one for The Queen.) I think it’s all a bit of a crap shoot… the whole awards thing is becoming a marketing tool so it doesn’t really mean anything. The important thing is survival.”

That’s alright. You don’t need awards, Helen. You are a sexy beast!!!!

15+ pictures inside of Ms. Mirren looking gorgeous as usual…

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    But she expected to win

  • Angelina’s granny panties

    I bet she wears hotter panties then Angelina

  • Angelina’s granny panties

    She even looks younger then Angelina, certainly dresses better and younger then her too.

    Helen is a class act, her bod is fab!

  • B

    Helen is a brilliant actress!!! looking marvellous for her age!

  • liza

    I think she is such an amazing actress! B is right she looks wonderful!

  • Lillianne

    She always looks good and she doesn’t take herself too seriously.

  • daph

    LOL @ 2&3 — in your dreams! bwahahaaa..

    I love HM – she has the “don’t make a wrong move or I’ll put you in your place” type.

  • monica

    I love her

  • josephine

    She’s fantastic, but she should be grateful.

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  • Regina

    I met her today. She signed my book and everything! Such a lovely woman.

  • Katyaya

    LOVE HELEN MIRREN! WOW!!!!!!!!!!

  • Shrugging an atlas

    I would actually turn lesbian if she turned up on my doorstep…she sizzles! ;)

  • ana

    she’s a very good actress but i don’t think she was very honest about the oscars thing. She can say whatever she wants but i bet she wanted to win and that at that time she was praying for it! lol.. but go on with the good work helen!

  • Andre

    She didn’t say she didn’t want to win.. She said she didn’t expec to because, as even Clint Eastwood said: Win an oscar has nothing to do with deserve”. And fantastic Helen knows that.. but of course she loved.

  • NJS06

    I like her outfit!

    P.s. Why are we talking about Angelina on this threed?

  • the_original_nika

    agreed #7 and 15.
    Helen is a brilliant actress!!! looking marvellous for her age!

  • moi

    Helen Mirren is the greatest! Long live the Queen of acting!

  • Kate

    She’s the best! LOVE HER!

  • S.

    Thank God, a woman that still can move her face at her age. You flaunt it Ms. Mirren.

  • Eternity

    Well, if she thinks ” Oscars are a Crap Shoot “, why didn’t she do like Marlon Brando ? Instead, she seemed veeeerrryyy pleased to be there. This kind of statement is such a hypocritical one !