Helena Bonham Carter is one of the finest actresses of the Hollywood. She is best known for her roles in art films which are aimed at a niche market. She also won the best actress award in a British American drama film in the year 1997. Bonham Carter has a bold and eccentric sense of fashion. Now let’s take a close look at the net worth of Helena Bonham Carter in the year 2018.
Early life and Biography
Helena was born in Islington, London on May 26, 1966, to Father Raymond Bonham Carter and Elena. Helena’s father was a merchant banker who represents the bank of England at IMF, and Mother Elena was a psychotherapist. Helena has two older brothers Thomas and Edward.
Helena did not get admission in King’s College at Cambridge because college officials thought that she would not complete her session and leave to pursue acting. When Helena was five years old, her mother had a major nervous breakdown, which took three and half years to recover. Her father died in January 2004.
A romantic relationship of Helena and Kenneth Branagh had begun in the year 1994 when she was shooting for “Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein”. Kenneth Branagh was still married to Emma Thompson at that time. This relationship comes to an end after five years in the year 1999. Two years later, She met Tim Burton on the set of movie “Planet of the Apes” and started dating him. They started spending time together and lived in adjoining houses in Belsize Park, London. Later, they connected the houses and had two children Billy and Nell. In the year 2014, this couple decided to separate amicably.
Career, Awards and Nominations
Helena started her career in the field of writing and secured second place in a National writing contest in the year 1979. She used the amount in photo-shoot which she earned from writing contest. Her acting career started in the year 1982 by appearing in a TV commercial. She started getting small roles in minor films.
The patterns of Roses was her first movie which is criticized a lot. Her role in The Wings of the Dove was a turning point for her career because the film received seven Golden Globe Nominations. In the year 2007, she got a role in the movie Harry Potter which was a box office super hit. She has been nominated for the Best Actress award for the movie “The wings of the Dove”.
Net Worth and Earnings
Helena has a total estimated net worth of $40 million. Her estimated Annual salary is $1.5 million. She made her fortune by excelling in all the roles she has done. She also invests her money in properties to increase her wealth.
Helena has touched the heart of people by her acting in major movies like Fight Club. She is a hardworking and independent woman who has tasted the success because of her work. She has won many awards and leave a wonderful image in the minds of her fans.