• Helena  Bonham Carter

    Helena Bonham Carter Awards

    Born on May 26th, 1966

    From London, England, UK

Burton and Taylor Poster

Burton and Taylor

In 1983, actress Elizabeth Taylor (Helena Bonham Carter) and actor Richard Burton (Dominic West) join forces to star in the play "Private Lives."

Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series
Golden Globe (2014)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)
Nominated
Actress
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Les Misérables

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 (2013)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The King's Speech Poster

The King's Speech

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.

Golden Globe (2011)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2011)
Won
Supporting Actress
Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2010)
Nominated
Leading Actress
Golden Globe (1999)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

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 (2008)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
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Live From Baghdad

CNN producer Robert Wiener (Michael Keaton), his colleague (Helena Bonham Carter) and their crew venture to the Iraqi capital to cover the Gulf War.

Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Golden Globe (2003)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
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The Wings of the Dove

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.

Golden Globe (1998)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1998)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1998)
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Fatal Deception: Mrs. Lee Harvey Oswald Poster

Fatal Deception: Mrs. Lee Harvey Oswald

In 1978 the widow (Helena Bonham Carter) of Lee Harvey Oswald (Frank Whaley) tells her story of the 1963 assassination of President Kennedy.

Golden Globe (1994)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Howards End Poster

Howards End

Helen Schlegel falls for Paul Wilcox, but is rebuffed. Her sister Margaret becomes friends with his mother, who promises her the family house, Howards End. Unfortunately, after her death, the will disappears and it appears the inheritance will disappear. Until the widower, Henry Wilcox, becomes attracted to Margaret.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1993)
Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role