Did you understand Helen Mirren and Liam Neeson were when a couple?
In aNov 22 interview with AARP the Magazine, the Oscar- winning starlet remembered their ’80 s relationship and the romantic, handcrafted present she when got him.
“All my boyfriends had to have a shirt made by me,” Mirren stated. “I did make one for Liam, oddly enough.”
“We loved each other,” the 77- year-old continued. “We were not meant to be together in that way, but we loved each other very, very much. I love him deeply to this day. He’s such an amazing guy.”
And the duo have actually stayed close, even appearing together on BBC’s The Graham Norton Show in 1981.
“We lived together,” Mirren informed host Graham Norton “We were a serious item for a while.”
Neeson, 70, remembered how they fulfilled on the set of the 1981 film Excalibur, an adjustment of the legend of KingArthur The star played Gawain, a Knight of the Round Table, while Mirren played the enchantress Morgan leFay And when Neeson very first saw the starlet, while standing with good friend and co-star Ciar án Hinds, he was certainly captivated.
“We both went, ‘F–k,'” the Taken star confessed. “I was smitten.”