WATCH: Dame Helen Mirren on Why Charles Dickens Endures

Dame Helen Mirren arrives for the Glamour Magazine Women Of The Year Awards at Berkeley Square Gardens in central London, Tuesday, June 3, 2014.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)

Dame Helen Mirren arrives for the Glamour Magazine Women Of The Year Awards at Berkeley Square Gardens in central London, Tuesday, June 3, 2014.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)

As we celebrate the birthday of Charles Dickens, we hear from Dame Helen Mirren herself on why the author’s work remains relevant. (Interview by Tom Brook.)


Why has the work of Charles Dickens remained so relevant to this day? Tell us below: