In this 2006 file photo originally provided by Miramax Films, Helen Mirren portrays Queen Elizabeth II in "The Queen." (AP Photo/Miramax Films, Laurie Sparham)
published Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011
LOS ANGELES — It may seem as though Academy Awards voters would be a bunch of fawning monarchists, considering how often the ceremony has been a love fest for all things English. But British kings and queens generally wind up losers at the Oscars.