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29 October 2019 12:44

Dame Helen Mirren literally shone on the red carpet (Picture: David M.

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Sir Ian McKellen and Dame Helen Mirren shone on the red carpet for The Good Liar world premiere in London (Picture: PA) Stars of The Good Liar, Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren, hit the red carpet tonight for the world premiere of their new thriller film. Dame Helen, 74, literally shone in a black dress with thin straps and a transparent overlay covered in sparkly polka dots. While Sir Ian, 80, opted for an electric blue suit and light blue tie, paired with a brown scarf and matching fedora. Dame Helen Mirren literally shone on the red carpet (Picture: David M. Ian McKellen looking suave on The Good Liar red carpet (Picture: John Phillips/WireImage) Producer Greg Yolen and Director Bill Condon looking dapper on the red carpet (Picture: Tim P.

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Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren shine at The Good Liar world premiere

Whitby/Getty Images) Russell Tovey taking our breath away on The Good Liar red carpet world premiere (Picture: David M. Benett/Dave Benett/WireImage) Directed by Bill Condon and based on the widely acclaimed novel by Nicholas Searle, The Good Liar sees Ian play professional conman, Roy Courtnay, who sets his sights on recently-widowed Betty McLeish (Helen). 'Roy means to take it all,' the film's official synopsis explained. 'From their very first meeting, Roy begins plying Betty with his tried and true manipulations, and Betty, who seems quite taken with him, is soon going along for the ride.' 'But this time, what should have been a simple swindle escalates into a cat-and-mouse game with the ultimate stakes – revealing more insidious deceptions that will take them both through a minefield of danger, intrigue and betrayal,' it explained. To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video The cast also includes English actors Russell Tovey and Jim Carter. During promotion for The Good Liar in April, Helen Mirren made international headlines when she proudly proclaimed 'F*** Netflix' at Cinema Con, Los Angeles. The Queen actress said: 'I love Netflix, but f*** Netflix', gaining huge cheers from the audience at the Warner Bros presentation. 'There is nothing like sitting in the cinema,' she added. Advertisement We're gonna have to agree with you on that last point, Helen. The Good Liar is due for worldwide release on 15 November. Got a showbiz story? If you've got a story, video or pictures get in touch with the Metro.co.uk Entertainment team by emailing us [email protected], calling 020 3615 2145 or by visiting our Submit Stuff page - we'd love to hear from you. MORE: Bradley Cooper takes adorable daughter Lea, 2, as his date to gala following Irina Shayk split MORE: Rose Byrne spitting image of feminist icon Gloria Steinem as she films Mrs America