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Helena Bonham Carter

Helena Bonham Carter is an actress of great versatility, one of the UK's finest and most successful. Bonham Carter was born May 26, 1966 in Golders Green, London, England, the youngest of three children of Elena (née Propper de Callejón), a psychotherapist, and Raymond Bonham Carter, a merchant banker. She is the great-granddaughter of former Prime ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 40 wins & 74 nominations. See more awards »

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  55 Steps (pre-production)
Eleanor Reise
 2005 Corpse Bride
Corpse Bride (voice)
 2004 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
Beatrice Baudelaire (uncredited)
 2002 The Heart of Me
 2001 Novocaine
 2000 Carnivale
Milly (voice)
 1999 Women Talking Dirty
 1998 The Theory of Flight
Jane Hatchard
 1997 The Petticoat Expeditions
 1996 Portraits chinois
 1991 Where Angels Fear to Tread
Caroline Abbott
 1990 Hamlet
 1989 Francesco
 1988 La maschera
 1987 Maurice
Lady at Cricket Match (uncredited)
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Narrator of the Audiobook "The Secret Garden" by Frances Burnett See more »

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15 Interviews | 13 Articles | 15 Pictorials | 9 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 2" (1.57 m)

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He's very cool. Whatever Johnny does, there's something cool about it. He's very hip. It's emotional and vulnerable, too, which makes it touching. - on her friend and colleague Johnny Depp. See more »


Her grandmother, Violet Bonham Carter, was friends with Prime Minister Winston Churchill. In The King's Speech (2010), Helena acts opposite Churchill, as played by Timothy Spall. See more »


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