Dame Helen Mirren has been named the Hasty Pudding Women of the Year, 2104. She is a popular English actress has been by Harvard University, The ‘Hitchcock’ star made many contributions to film, for this she was honoured by the prestigious university’s undergraduate drama society during a ceremony on January 30, 2014 at its Cambridge campus near Boston, Massachusetts.
The sixty eight years old has won an Oscar before and she will be the one to be talked about at a roast just before she is presented
with her award at Farkas Hall. Speaking about the accolade, the British actress said:
“How very saucy of the Hasty Pudding organization to offer me their award. As someone who adores Pudding in all its manifestations … Suet, Christmas, Treacle, Bread and Butter, Yorkshire, Plum, Figgy, etc., etc., I am so looking forward to the famous Hasty Pudding.”
She is now one of the Hollywood stars such as Meryl Streep, Katharine Hepburn, Julia Roberts, Jodie Foster, Elizabeth Taylor, Anne Hathaway, Claire Danes and French actress Marion Cotillard, who have also won this award. This award is only given to stars who have made lasting contributions to entertainment.