Helen Mirren, famous for her Academy Award-winning portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II, was invested as a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in December 2003. It is reported that Prince Charles actually forgot to give Mirren half of the award, and had to be reminded to hand the actress her star. Mirren had previously declined appointment as a Commander of the British Order in 1996. —XFINITY Entertainment Staff (Photo: WPA Pool/Getty Images)
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