Helena Bonham Carter
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Helena Bonham Carter
What I loved about playing the corpse is that obviously somebody else got to do the physical part. It appeals to the part of me…
Tim also has enough confidence so that it always looks like a Tim Burton film, but it really is collaborative. You’re allowed to do it…
J.K. Rowling said Bellatrix’s role was going to be significant in the last one, when I showed some reluctance in playing a tiny bit part.…
I’m always attracted to lower budget, not because it’s lower budget, but because they tend to be better scripts. It’s the scripts that tend to…
I was a mixture of being incredibly old for my age and incredibly backwards. I was born quite old, but then I stopped growing. I…
I think I’ve still got a bit of a sado-masochistic streak in me, because if I’m not going to be restricted by corsets and covered…
But it’s often been the case, I’ve done so many countless small, independent films that really 3.2 people have seen, so you never know. You…
As everyone, you do end up becoming your mother, but also as you’re acting, I find out you become every member of your family, bits…
Very early on, you figure out that you put your self-esteem in the hands of strangers. There’s a different commodity. There’s the Helena Bonham Carter…
Not only was it nearly impossible to hear because of these huge rubber ears we had to wear, but we also had these huge furry…
Usually I’m frustrated when I look at my films and I don’t believe that I’ve made a real transformation beyond my usual sets of gestures…
It was a challenge to be able to create a character without being able to use one’s normal set of expressions. All the rubber and…
When you write for very young children what they want is something familiar and safe and stereotyped.
Well, at least I’m not too thin. I eat.
My life had been very work-orientated, and all in close-up. Once I had the family, it went into sudden widescreen.
My mom being a psychotherapist, I’ve been brought up with that whole psychoanalytical terrain.
I’ve got Tourette’s, practically. I’ll tell anyone anything.
It’s different when you’re an actor and playing a part, but when it’s just you, you feel immensely vulnerable have strangers prodding and prying.
I’m always attracted to lower budget, not because it’s lower budget, but because they tend to be better scripts.
I’m a late developer. I only moved out of home when I was 30.
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