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February 16, 2017 | Posted by Debby | No Comments

He is best known for his leading roles in US dramas Homeland and Billions.

And while Damian Lewis, 46, has perfected his American accent, he revealed his wife Helen McCrory, 48, lives in fear that their two children – Manon, 10, and Gulliver, nine – will pick it up from him.

The star keeps up his adopted accent away from film sets, but he draws the line when it comes to inside the family home.

He told Mr Porter: ‘I don’t do it in front of them. They once spent a school term in the US and they started copying the accent in this comical, exaggerated way, elongating their vowels. I put a stop to that. My wife has a horror that the children will start talking American if we spend too much time out there.’

Damian’s friends back in Blighty have also given him stick for altering his voice, but he doesn’t let their criticism affect him.

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February 10, 2017 | Posted by Debby | No Comments

Helen and husband Damian Lewis were attended the Invest in Futures fundraising event for The Prince’s Trust at London’s Savoy hotel.

The Invest In Futures is the main fundraiser for the Princes’s Trust and aims to generate vital monies to go towards getting thousands of young people into jobs, education or training.

Previous years have seen celebrity performers such as Bryan Adams and Gary Barlow take to the stage during the evening, with celebrity compères such as Stephen Fry and Sir Ben Kingsley.

Last year’s event marked the start of The Prince’s Trusts 40th anniversary year and raised £2.1 million in just one evening.

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February 9, 2017 | Posted by Debby | No Comments

Finally, after what feels like ages for us McCrorians, Helen stepped out in the public with husband Damian Lewis yesterday evening (February 08) and attended The Spotlight with Martha Kearney event at The Old Bailey in London, a fundraiser in aid of the Sheriffs’ and Recorders Fund.

She wore a hot pink and orange dress, showcasing her bold flair for fashion in the eye-catching attire. Helen’s ensemble was cinched in at the waist with a thin metallic belt, and she matched her rosy blusher to her vibrant outfit.

I added 5 MQ tagged images to the photo gallery. Enjoy!

January 13, 2017 | Posted by Debby | No Comments

Lionsgate finally released the official trailer for Helen’s upcoming movie “Their Finest“. Check it out below! Helen does not have a big appearance in the trailer, but DOES appear. Enjoy!

Their Finest“, directed by Lone Scherfig and starring Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin and Bill Nighy is set to open in the UK on 21 April 2017. Following a rapturous reception at the Toronto International Film Festival, its European premiere as the Mayor of London’s Gala at the BFI London Film Festival, the film is soon to have its US premiere at the Sundance Film Festival.

It is based on Lissa Evans’ novel, ‘Their Finest Hour and a Half’, is a witty, romantic and moving portrayal of a young woman finding her way, and her voice, in the mayhem of war… and the movies.

January 13, 2017 | Posted by Debby | No Comments

Great news! Helen has been awarded an OBE in the 2017 New Year’s Honours list.

The annual list, which recognises the achievements of people across Britain, has honoured Helen with as an ‘Officer of the Order of the British Empire,’ for her services to drama.

It marks the second OBE honour in the McCrory family, her husband and fellow thespian Damian Lewis (star of Homeland) was also awarded one in 2014.

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October 3, 2016 | Posted by Debby | No Comments

SPOILER ALERT! DO NOT READ ON IF YOU DON’T LIKE SPOILERS.

It looks like “Peaky Blinders” Season 4 would have major changes on its return as most of the Shelby family ended in jail. In an interview with Helen McCrory, who plays the role of Aunt Polly, the 48-year-old star gave little teasers of what fans could expect on the show.

Aunt Polly To Take Charge Of The Peaky Blinders?

“She’d been running the business while they’d been away,” Helen McCrory said at the BBC One’s “The Andrew Marr Show,” via The Week UK. The English actress revealed that her character as Aunt Polly now has an eye to taking the power in “Peaky Blinders” Season 4 while the Shelby brothers are helpless. “As far as she’s concerned, they’re doing it really badly, they’re making mistakes, they’re going into other people’s turfs,” she added.

However, Aunt Polly has nothing but good intentions to make their family business move on the right track and make it bigger than before. She is dreaming of giving balance to the company and to the family to make the Peaky Blinders go further and known in the industry in “Peaky Blinders” Season 4. In the coming new installment, she explained that fans will soon witness why she has to be in charged.

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September 22, 2016 | Posted by Debby | No Comments

The Harry Potter star joins Helen McCrory, John Bishop and Robin Weigert in the legal conspiracy thriller.

Sir Michael Gambon will star alongside Helen McCrory in ITV’s new legal conspiracy thriller Fearless.
Gambon will play a Cambridge University professor in the new drama created by Homeland writer Patrick Harbinson.

Fearless follows McCrory’s dedicated solicitor Emma Banville as she works tirelessly to free a man she thinks was wrongly convicted of killing a schoolgirl in East Anglia.

However, as her investigation digs deeper, she begins to sense powerful forces, in the police and the intelligence services at home and abroad, who want to stop her uncovering the truth.

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