"You can’t get upset about things like that..."
The Oscar winner previously described the interviewer as a "sexist old fart" after their uncomfortable exchange.
Attending the French film festival, the British actor made clear that she's still having fun with fashion.
The veteran actor won both a Bafta and an Oscar for her portrayal of the late monarch in 2006’s biographical drama, The Queen.
The screen legend had some unexpected praise for another actor.
The two stars dated for years in the early 80s and have remained friends ever since.
The actor portrayed Her Majesty on the big screen and on the West End and Broadway stages.
The Hollywood star reached out because she was exploring a ‘profoundly painful part’ of the monarch’s life.
“His life showed us how to live in generosity and community.”
The Oscar-winning star has insisted the BBC "has to be protected".