|The always well put together Helen Mirren|
on a New York City subway this past winter.
What's not to like? She's elegant, an amazing actor, fun, smart, an absolutely joy from what I can see.
Of course, she's quite dignified and proper, but judging from her recent appearance on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon, she's not afraid to poke fun at this dignity.
Fallon thought it would be a swell idea to conduct part of their interview while both he and Mirren were inhaling helium.
Mirren, in that helium voice, re-enacted her 2006 Oscars acceptance speech, and mentioned such classic British dishes as turd in the hole and spotted dick. (There's really such dishes, apparently. Suddenly, I'm not hungry.
Anyway, this clip from The Tonight Show will make your day: