Details about Helena Bonham Carter's Career, Net Worth, Personal Life and Achievements.

January 4, 2018Details about Helena Bonham Carter's Career, Net Worth, Personal Life and Achievements.

Who is Helena Bonham?

Helena Bonham Carter is an English actress of film, stage and television. She is an actress of great versatility and is one of the UK's most finest and successful actress. Bonham Carter is known for her unconventional and eccentric sense of fashion. 

So today, get ready to know more about the actress, Helena Bonham Carter as we are going to reveal some of her most important informations you must know. Stick with us and scroll down. 

Achievements and Awards

Helena has been appointed as the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as Kate Croy in “The Wings of the Dove” and BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. She has also achieved several awards including the 2010 International Emmy Award for Best Actress, for the role in TV film “Enid”.

Helena also served as a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2012 New Year Honours.

Helena Bonham has an estimated net around $30 million, as of 2018.

Movies

Helena Bonham has served a successful career and has also acted in numerous movies. Some of her well-known movies includes,

Year

Movies

Role

1999

Fight Club

Marla Singer

2010

The King's Speech

Queen Elizabeth

2011

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Bellatrix Lestrange

2012

Les Misérables

Mme. Thénardier

 

Early Life

Helena was born on 26 May 1966, in Islington, London, England. She was the daughter of  Raymond Bonham Carter and Elena, and was the youngest of two children. She was educated at South Hampstead High School.

Career

At the age of thirteen, she entered in the field of a National Writing Contest held in 1979. There she was able to secure the second place and used the money to pay for photo her in the casting directory “Spotlight”. She debuted in an acting field appearing in a TV commercial when she was still 16.

Helena started acting small roles in a minor film. Her first movie was “The Patterns of Roses” gained a lot of critics. One of the high points of her early career was her performance in “The Wings of the Dove”. The film received seven Golden Globe nominations.

During the year of 2007-2011, she acted in the box office super hit movie “Harry Potter”.  She starred in the film “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” for which she was nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actress Award.

Helena also played small roles in the Film, “Terminator Salvation”. In 2010, she acted in the films like “Alice in Wonderland” and “The King’s Speech”. The same year, she starred in a film “Toast”. In 2016, she had performed a sinister role in the film “Alice Through the Looking Glass”.

Other notable credits include her appearence with Steve Martin in Novocaine (2001), Tim Burton's, remake of Planet Of the Apes, The Heart of Me (2002), and Big Fish (2003). 

Personal Life and Husband

In 1994, Bonham began a romantic relationship with Kenneth Branagh, while he was still married to Emma Thompson. After five years together, the relationship came to an end in 1999. Later in 2001, she began a relationship with American director Tim Burton. She met him while filming “Planet of the Apes”. They lived in two adjoining houses in Belsize Park, London. Bonham owned one of the houses, and Bruton later purchased it and connected the two. The couple shares two children- son Billy Raymond Burton and daughter Nell Burton. Later in December 2014, the lovebirds announced that they had "separated amicably" earlier that year.


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