TV Quickfire: Dame Helen Mirren on playing title role in Catherine The Great

Oscar winner Dame Helen Mirren (74) is back in a royalty role as she takes the lead in Sky Atlantic's new drama Catherine The Great. We quizzed her about her time playing the tumultuous Russian Empress

Dame Helen Mirren as the Russian empress in Sky Atlantic series Catherine The Great
WHO WAS CATHERINE THE GREAT? Catherine the Great was one of the great female rulers in the history of the world. She was not Russian by birth, but German, and took up the throne from her husband Pete[...]

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