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Dame Helen Lydia Mirren (born July 26, 1945) is an English actress. She portrayed Magdalene Shaw, the mother of Deckard Shaw, Owen Shaw and Hattie Shaw, in The Fate of the Furious, Hobbs & Shaw and Fast & Furious 9.


Dame Helen Mirren was born in Queen Charlotte's Hospital in West London. Her mother, Kathleen Alexandrina Eva Matilda (Rogers), was from a working-class English family, and her father, Vasiliy Petrovich Mironov, was a Russian-born civil servant, from Kuryanovo, whose own father was a diplomat. Mirren attended St. Bernards High School for girls, where she would act in school productions. After high school, she began her acting career in theatre working in many productions including in the West End and Broadway.


  • Helen Mirren met Vin Diesel in a bar and asked him for a role in a Fast & Furious movie, she was disappointed however with the fact that she didn't get to drive.[1]