TheGloss has a few major obsessions–Tilda Swinton, Crystal Renn, Courtney Stodden–that endure for better or for worse. One most certainly for the better, though, is Dame Helen Mirren, who showed up to the National Board of Review Awards last night in New York City… looking like a total babe.

Mirren wore a floor-sweeping black column by Jacques Azagury (from the Fall 2011 collection) with an amazing peekboo bodice. Her beauty was also on point, with relaxed finger waves and soft, romantic make-up. We think she looks stunning. Here’s another shot:

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