Starting at Queen Elizabeth II You can find more information here Catherine the Great, Helen Mirren has played many powerful historical women.

Therefore, it is only natural that the 76 year-old actress was cast as the Israeli Prime Minister. Golda MeirShe is the first woman ever to hold this office. The movie will follow Meir as she works with the all-male Cabinet during the Yom Kippur War of 1973.

“Golda Meir was a formidable, intransigent and powerful leader,” Mirren said at the time of the casting announcement, according to The Hollywood Reporter. It’s a challenge to depict her in her most extraordinary moment. It is my hope that I can do justice to her. Meir, who was 80 years old, died from lymphatic cancer at the age of 80 in 1978.

The current title of the biopic is GoldaFilming in London is a common activity for. Photographers have spotted it. Queen actress filming alongside Get in touch with me! star Camille Cottin. Mirren appears almost unrecognizable in the photos, thanks to her prosthetics and makeup.