Mulit-award winning British actress, Dame Helen Mirren, has donated this pair of her shoes (US size 9) to the Small Steps auction. Throughout her carrer Mirren has starred in film, theatre and television productions, winning and being nominated for countless awards. Helen has played the role of both Elizabeth I in TV series of the same name (2005) and Elizabeth II in The Queen (2006), for which she won an Academy Award and a BAFTA for Best Actress. This year, Mirren returned to the character of Elizabeth II for theatre production The Audience by Peter Morgan. Another historical character that Mirren has played in recent years is Alma Reville, the wife of Alfred Hitchcock for the 2012 film Hitchcock, for which she won a BAFTA for Best Actress.