Helen McCrory is a British actress born in 1968 in London, England. Films she has appeared in include the Harry Potter movie series, Hugo, Skyfall, The Special Relationship, The Queen, Frankenstein, and Becoming Jane. McCrory has also been feature in television shows such as North Square, Life, Doctor Who, and Penny Dreadful. In 2007, she married actor Damian Lewis. The couple has two children.