Helen Mirren Gets Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Posted on January 4, 2013

Oscar winner Helen Mirren received another Hollywood honor: she just received the 2,488th Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Her star is in front of the British-style bar called The Pig 'N' Whistle Pub. Her star is next to Colin Firth's. Helen won the Best Actress Oscar for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II in The Queen.

At the ceremony, Helen joked about the honor of being walked on for years to come. She also joked that the star was good for the British monarchy, as the Queen and King will always be together. Firth won his Oscar for his portrayal of Queen Elizabeth's father in The King's Speech. Take a look:

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