Clare Balding, Rio Ferdinand and MasterChef's John Torrode and Gregg Wallace were also among those honoured.
The actor says that his wife’s “most exquisite act of bravery and generosity” had been to “normalise” her death
Helen's husband Damian Lewis wrote that she had died "after a heroic battle with cancer".
The Duke of Sussex also gave a nod to who he thought could play him in the Netflix show.
'Everyone in the acting profession has a similar story about them being in a minority.'
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The financial drama has been commisssioned for Series 2.
'On the day, I was surrounded by friends... So it was a misjudgment.'