Helen Mirren as The Queen
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Helen Mirren to reclaim her crown in new play The Audience

5 March 2013 Last updated at 10:12 GMT

Helen Mirren is to reprise her role as Her Royal Majesty the Queen. This time it is in stage production The Audience.

Peter Morgan's play depicts the weekly meetings between The Queen and some of the 12 Prime Ministers of her reign, among them Harold Wilson, Margaret Thatcher and John Major.

Arts Editor Will Gompertz went to meet her.