05/29/2014 10:28 am ET Updated May 29, 2014

Helen Mirren As A Sex Symbol? You Bet

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From her sultry start on the stage to 60-something stardom, this dame has what it takes.

When she won an Oscar (and an AARP Movies for Grownups Award) for playing Queen Elizabeth II in The Queen, Dame Helen Mirren simply added an exclamation point to her unsurpassed résumé. As her latest film, The Hundred-Foot Journey, opens this summer, here’s a look at her legendary career.

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