Helena Bonham Carter, according to critics and film buffs, is one of the most promising actors to emerge from Britain in the last two decades.

She has vowed audiences with her compelling performance in period dramas such as 'A Room with a View', 'The Wings of the Dove' and 'The King's Speech' and blockbusters like 'Fight Club', 'Planet of the Apes' and 'Harry Potter' movies.

In 2010, she earned a Best Actress Oscar nomination for her role as Queen Elizabeth in the Oscar winning period drama, 'The King's Speech'.

Click on, for a pictorial fact file on Helena Bonham Carter, who will be seen next in 'Dark Shadows', releasing this weekend.

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Source: India Syndicate