Helen Mirren and Sir Anthony Hopkins in Hitchcock
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Talking Movies: Helen Mirren on playing Alfred Hitchcock's wife

The Oscars ceremony is more than 12 weeks away but there is already talk of likely contenders.

In the Best Actress race, Dame Helen Mirren is being seen as a possible nominee for her role in the new film Hitchcock.

The film sees Mirren play film-maker Alfred Hitchcock's wife, who had a very big role in the making of her husband's pictures.

Talking Movies' Tom Brook reports.

Talking Movies is broadcast on BBC World News on Saturday at 13:30 GMT and Sunday at 00:30, 07:30 and 20:30 GMT.

  • 29 Nov 2012