She acted in Arthur Wing Pinero's play, "Trelawny of the Wells," at the Comedy Theatre in London, England with Michael Hordern, Jason Connery, Peter Bayliss, Margaret Courtenay, Edward Duke, Kelly Hunter, Joe Melia, Oliver Parker, Ronnie Stevens, and Sarah Brightman in the cast. Toby Robertson was director.
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[on playing opposite Dominic West
as Richard Burton
] He was so good. You really have to suspend your disbelief as an actor. They always talk about suspension of disbelief for the audience. How are you going to go, "Am I really Elizabeth Taylor
?" Who gives a fuck? If the person opposite you is doing such a good job as Burton, then you go, yeah I can do Elizabeth Taylor. It was like holding ...
Carter is descended from a very distinguished family. She is the great-granddaughter of H.H. Asquith
, British Prime Minister (1908-1916) and her great-grandmother is Violet Bonham Carter
, a British activist who was, at one time, engaged to one of her father's protégées, Winston Churchill
. When Churchill decided to marry his ultimate wife Clemintine, Violet was involved in a fall off a cliff, the ...