Welcome to my new look website

Hello, Welcome to my revamped website.  I hope you like it.  This is where you can find out about my latest projects, contact fan sites, contribute to the charities I support and learn anything you care to about my work. I appreciate your interest and involvement. I am not a twitterer, or a facebooker, so…

John Hurt, 1940-2017

Kind, non judgmental, fragile, like an alpine flower that trembles in the freezing wind, but tenaciously holds on and survives.  He wore his humanity on his sleeve, and this was one of the qualities that made him into the great actor he was. He also had a core of great strength and humour that made…

Variety ‘Power of Women’ Lunch

At the Variety ‘Power of Women’ lunch Helen was honoured and celebrated for her work with the charity SAY (www.say.org) which helps children with stuttering.  Here she is with Reuben, one of the SAY children.

Guess which one is real…

Helen visited Madame Tussaud’s to view her 3 figures displayed together for the first time with Jane Tennison from Prime Suspect, Queen Elizabeth II and herself on the red carpet.

Visiting Japan for the premiere of Woman In Gold

On a recent visit to Japan to support the release of Woman In Gold at the Tokyo Film Festival.   Here she is enjoying herself with a rickshaw and at the opening screening with a rather large bunch of flowers! 

A Very Sicilian Justice

Helen recently narrated a documentary ‘A Very Sicilian Justice’ about a courageous Italian prosecutor. To view the film click the link below. http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/specialseries/2016/06/sicilian-justice-mafia-160619071747632.html

Om Puri, 1960-2017

I worked with Om only once on the film A Hundred Foot Journey, however, once met, he was unforgettable. Om Puri was such a great, expansive life force of a man.  He instantly became a great friend.  He was a generous and life loving man.  He loved to act, he loved to feed people, and…

Winning a Tony!

Congratulations to Helen on winning a Tony award for Best Actress in The Audience!