Helena Bonham Carter is an English actress born in 1966 in London, England. Carter rose to prominence in films such as A Room with a View, The King’s Speech, Fight Club, the Harry Potter movie series, Planet of the Apes, and The Wings of the Dove. Throughout her career, she has been honored with accolades such as a BAFTA Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, an International Emmy Award, and a Commander of the Order of the British Empire. In 2014, she was named to Britain’s Holocaust Commission. She has two children and is in a relationship with director Tim Burton.