Helena Bonham Carter
Born on May 26, 1966 in Golders Green, London, England
Helena Bonham Carter as "Madame Thénardier"
After 19 years as a prisoner, Jean Valjean (Hugh Jackman) is freed by Javert (Russell Crowe), the officer in charge of the prison workforce. Valjean promptly breaks parole but later uses money from stolen silver to reinvent himself as a mayor and factory owner. Javert vows to bring Valjean back to prison. Eight years later, Valjean becomes the guardian of a child named Cosette after her mother's (Anne Hathaway) death, but Javert's relentless pursuit means that peace will be a long time coming.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
Helena Bonham Carter as "Queen Elizabeth"
England's Prince Albert (Colin Firth) must ascend the throne as King George VI, but he has a speech impediment. Knowing that the country needs her husband to be able to communicate effectively, Elizabeth (Helena Bonham Carter) hires Lionel Logue (Geoffrey Rush), an Australian actor and speech therapist, to help him overcome his stammer. An extraordinary friendship develops between the two men, as Logue uses unconventional means to teach the monarch how to speak with confidence.
|Academy Award (2010)||Nominated||Actress in a Supporting Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2010)||Won||Actress in a Supporting Role|
|Golden Globe (2010)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role|
Helena Bonham Carter as "Mrs. Lovett"
Evil Judge Turpin (Alan Rickman) lusts for the beautiful wife of a London barber (Johnny Depp) and transports him to Australia for a crime he did not commit. Returning after 15 years and calling himself Sweeney Todd, the now-mad man vows revenge, applying his razor to unlucky customers and shuttling the bodies down to Mrs. Lovett (Helena Bonham Carter), who uses them in her meat-pie shop. Though many fall to his blade, he will not be satisfied until he slits Turpin's throat.
|Golden Globe (2007)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical|
A medieval sorcerer pursues true love while battling evil, guiding King Arthur and seeking the Holy Grail.
|Emmy (Primetime) (1998)||Nominated||Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie|
Helena Bonham Carter as "Kate Croy"
Kate (Helena Bonham Carter) is secretly betrothed to a struggling journalist, Merton Densher (Linus Roache). But she knows her Aunt Maude (Charlotte Rampling) will never approve of the match, since Kate's deceased mother has lost all her money in a marriage to a degenerate opium addict (Michael Gambon). When Kate meets a terminally ill American heiress named Millie (Alison Elliott) traveling through Europe, she comes up with a conniving plan to have both love and wealth.
|Academy Award (1997)||Nominated||Actress in a Leading Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1997)||Nominated||Actress in a Leading Role|
|Golden Globe (1997)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (1997)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role|