Helen Mirren's Perfect Cropped Oscar Hairstyle

83rd Annual Academy Awards - Arrivals
Actress Helen Mirren arrives at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Getty Images)more pics » Helen Mirren's Perfect Cropped Oscar Hairstyle Helen Mirren Oscar Dress (Getty)
On the holiest of holy red carpet nights, fashion mavens the world over watched with bated breath the parade of exquisite Oscar gowns. The 83rd Annual Academy Awards did not disappoint. But in truth, all eyes were waiting for just a glimpse of Helen Mirren. The stunning actress wore her pale gray hair in a sleek cropped cut. Her hair's natural color was the perfect complement to her steel satin gown.

Helen Mirren, and that's Dame to you, is an English actress who has won an Academy Award, four SAG Awards, four BAFTAs, three Golden Globes, four Emmy Awards, and two Cannes Film Festival Best Actress Awards during her career. That's right, read 'em and weep! In 2010, Helen tried her hand at action comedy with costar Bruce Willis in Red, which picked up a Golden Globe nom for Best Picture - Musical or Comedy. Look for Helen to play the role of Hobson in the 2011 film, Arthur.

The 83rd Annual Academy Awards were held February 27, 2011 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. James Franco and Anne Hathaway hosted the festivities, which honored the best films of 2010. Hathaway, who employed her stylist gal pal Rachel Zoe to dress her for the event, looked fabulous as always. And as well she should: Zoe's fee was reportedly astronomical!

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Helen Mirren's Perfect Cropped Oscar Hairstyle

Helen Mirren's Perfect Cropped Oscar Hairstyle
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