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 makeup attached to your face left you with only a modest range of facial movements.
Of her role in Planet of the Apes.
No matter how many modern parts I do, people still refer to me as Mrs. Costume Drama.Helena Bonham Carter
It is acting inits purest form.You havetoact with youreyes.Helena Bonham Carter
He had zero experience but he was really good. The irony is, given the fact that the character can't play very well, is that he's actually a brilliant footballer.Helena Bonham Carter
I had never had any experience of autism before and I would come home and look at my son, Billy, who is now two, and be absolutely paranoid, particularly because he loves Thomas the Tank Engine, and lots of autys love Thomas. But he is not very good at pointing, and autistic children absolutely love pointing.Helena Bonham Carter
I'm convinced that whatever state you're in during your pregnancy has a huge influence on the baby's personality - so I hope we haven't produced a little serial killer!Helena Bonham Carter
Famous people come up to me, but I don't know who they are because my sight is so bad. It's always at the pool of the Four Seasons in Beverly Hills when I don't have my lenses in and my glasses are in my room. ... With the number of people I ignore, I'm lucky I work at all in this town.Helena Bonham Carter
There is no normality in life. Having two houses means that we can get out of each other's hair - which, let's face it, we've both got a lot ofHelena Bonham Carter