A guide to Queen Helen Mirren's historical roles
The legendary actress turns 75 on July 26
British star Helen Mirren broke out in the '60s, and has since built a career on iconic performances, many of which are set in historical periods. From Mussolini's mistress to an Egyptian queen to Queen Elizabeth II, the actress has played many interesting figures from the past. Have a history lesson with Helen Mirren in this gallery outlining the actress' most incredible historical performances so far.
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