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Showbiz 411 – Helen Mirren Thinks Maria Bello Will Be “Great” in “Prime Suspect”

The magnificent Helen Mirren — an Oscar presenter this Sunday– tells me she’s thrilled that American producers have chosen Maria Bello to play Jane Tennison in the new version of “Prime Suspect” headed for NBC as a new series.

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