Helena Bonham CarterOscar Nominee
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Helena was born on May 26th, 1966. She has been a credited actor since the 1985 film A Room with a View.
Helena Bonham Carter is a dependable leading actor. She has starred in three films including the 2002 drama film The Heart of Me as the character Dinah, the 1999 comedy movie Women Talking Dirty playing Cora and the 1986 biography release Lady Jane cast as Lady Jane Grey.
Helena has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in twenty-two films including: the 2013 action film The Lone Ranger as the character Red Harrington, the 2013 action movie L'extravagant voyage du jeune et prodigieux T.S. Spivet playing Dr. Clair and the 2012 comedy release Dark Shadows cast as Dr. Julia Hoffman.
Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2011 adventure film Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, which brought in $381,000,000 at the box office.
Helena is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least nine magazines, captured in more than fifteen pictorials, interviewed in over fifteen publications and featured in twelve magazine articles.
As an actor Helena Bonham Carter has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first nomination was for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her portrayal of Kate Croy in the 1997 film The Wings of the Dove. Helena Bonham Carter was also nominated for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Queen Elizabeth in the 2010 movie The King's Speech .