The Olivier Awards took place in London last night, with Helen Mirren taking home the Best Actress gong for her role as Queen Elizabeth II in The Audience.

The actress appeared as the monarch on-stage following her Oscar-winning performance in the movie The Queen in 2006.

Luke Treadway was awarded the Best Actor award for his leading role in the National Theatre's The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time was the big winner on the night, scooping seven prizes including Best New Play and Best Director for Marianne Elliott.

Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton were honoured for their work in the Sweeney Todd musical, taking home the gongs for Best Actor In A Musical and Best Actress In A Musical.

Best Supporting Actor went to Richard McCabe for The Audience, while Nicola Walker took home the Best Supporting Actress award for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.

Take a look at some photos from the event below.

Helen Mirren

James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff

Helen McCrory and Damian Lewis

Daniel Radcliffe

Myleene Klass

Sheridan Smith

Kim Cattrall

Idina Menzel