15/07/2011 10:41 BST | Updated 14/09/2011 06:12 BST

Helen Mirren Bare But For A Flag On The Cover Of Esquire

Good lord! We know that Helen Mirren is a very hot lady - it's one of those celebrity facts, like 'Michelle Obama has wonderfully toned arms', 'Liz Hurley wears split skirts' and 'Lindsay Lohan has more pairs of leggings than a Topshop warehouse' - but every time we see a saucy shot of her we're still very much in awe.