Helena Bonham Carter Net Worth: Movies & Career

Helena Bonham Carter

The talented actress who played Bellatrix Lestrange in the Harry Potter series, Helena Bonham, has an impressive net worth of $60 million as of [current year].

Helena is famously known to play different characters in several movies in her career like Lady Jane(1986), Wings of the Dove (1997), Fight Club (1999), Harry Porter franchise (2007-2011), Cindrella (2015), and Ocean’s 8 (2017).

Helena Bonham Carter in an event
Helena Bonham Carter in an event

She is best known for portraying eccentric characters, with dark esthetic and quirky, due to which she was also named Gothic Queen.

Helena Bonham Carter | Quick Facts

Full Name Helena Bonham Carter CBE
Known as Helena Bonham
Date of birth May 26, 1966
Place of birth Islington, London, United Kingdom
Age 57 years old
Marital Status Divorced
Ex-Husband Name Kenneth Branagh (1994-1999)

Tim Burton (2001-2004)

Father’s name Raymond Bonham Carter
Mother’s name Elena Propper de Callejon
Siblings Edward Bonham Carter

Thomas Bonham Carter

Gender Female
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Education South Hampstead High School

Westminister School

Hair color Brown
Eye color Dark brown
Height 5 ft 2 inches (158 cm)
Weight 76kg (167 lbs)
Religion Christian
Nationality British
Sexual Orientation Straight
Profession Actor, Singer, Voice Actor, Businessperson
Years active 1985-current
Net worth $60 million
Body Type Average
Body Measurements 35-26-37
Bra Size 34 A
Nick Name Corset Queen, English Rose
Prominent Movies Lady Jane (1986)

Howards End (1992)

Fight Club (1999)

Harry Potter series (2007-2011)

Cindrella (2011)

Ocean’s 8 (2018)

Awards and Honours Academy Award/Golden Globe Award

Nominated for Best Actress for “The Wings of the Dove”

Nominated for Best Supporting Actress for “The King’s Speech”


Best Actress Award won for “The Kings Speech.”

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Helena Bonham Carter | Net Worth and Income

The eccentric Helena Bonham Carter has a total net worth of $60 million as of 2024.

Bonham is expected to earn around $5million per year, and her monthly salary is about $416,000.

Her movie has grossed over billion dollars at the box office, among which the Harry Porter franchise has collected $1.3 billion worldwide alone.

She also appears in TV series called “The Crown,” which is said to be made on a budget of an impressive $130 million just for season one, and she was paid around $3-5 million for the show.

Let’s look at the collection of her famous high-earning movies.

She has done several characters in many movies amassing several millions of dollars.

Bonnham as the character Marla Singer in the movie Fight Club
Bonham as the character Marla Singer in the movie Fight Club

Let’s look at the total net worth of Helena Bonham in different currencies.

Currency Net Worth
Euro € 50,560,380
Pound Sterling £ 43,149,954
Australian Dollar A$ 81,688,200
Canadian Dollar C$ 74,864,100
Indian Rupee ₹ 4,462,758,000
BitCoin ฿ 1,436.64

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Helena Bonham Carter | House, Cars and Watches


Helena Bonham lived with her former partner Tim Burton in a beautiful Belize park home at Hampstead, London, for 13 years.

The director moved near to Bonham to get closer, and eventually, they got closer.

Helena Bonham current house in Belize Park.
Helena Bonham’s current house is in Belize Park.

She currently lives in one of the homes at Belize Park in London.


Bonham has an impressive number of car collections added to her garage.

The car included Lincoln Navigator, BMW X1, Range Rover Vogue, Audi RS6, and Mini Countryman.

Let’s look at the price of the cars that she owns.

Helena’s Car Collection Price in USD
Lincoln Navigator $ 76,000
BMW X1 $ 182,700
Range Rover Vogue $ 43,300
Audi RS6 $ 150,000
Mini Countryman $ 29,100


Bonham is seen wearing Shinola Runwell 1069 watch.

The Alice in Wonderland actress is seen wearing a lovely watch with a leather strap, steel bezel, and cream dial with luminous hands.

The watch has big numbers for easy reading of time, and the watch costs around $540.

Helena Bonham Carter | Lifestyle and Vacations


Often nicknamed Corset Queen for the type of roles she played in movies, Bonham is pedantic in real life.

She has excellent leadership skills and management also in business and financial matters.

She possesses the innate ability to inspire and attract people with her aura.

Bonham rocking a trending outfit in an event
Bonham rocking a trending outfit in an event

Bonham is often seen with quirky hairstyles and matching outfits, which often makes the news.

Her fashion choices are very out of the box and creative, for which she is often considered a fashion icon.

She is often named Gothic Queen due to the type of characters she plays on-screen, having dark, eccentric, and quirky characters over a long period of time.


Before getting separated from her partner Tim Burton, the ex-couple were romantically spending their vacation in various locations stretched worldwide.

Helena Bonham with her ex partner Tim Burton in a holiday.
Helena Bonham, with her ex-partner Tim Burton, is on holiday.

The ex-couple was seen on vacation on the beautiful island of Corfu, where they stayed for a couple of weeks.

Helena Bonham Carter | Movies, Endorsements, and Investments


Carter starred in her first leading role in the movie Lady Jane.

She then starred in several guest appearances for Miami Vice and went to star in the adapted movie on Shakespeare’s novel Hamlet in 1990. Dunham played the character of Ophelia along with actors like Mel Gibson and Glenn Close in the movie.

Her first award nomination came from the 1992 movie Howards End which won her BAFTA nomination for best actress.

She is often typecasted in English Edwardian period drama movies, due to which she was nicknamed “Corset Queen.”

Dunham broke her mold from the movie Fight Club in 1999 and gained rave acclaim for her role.

She went to star in various successful franchise blockbusters along the way ahead.


There was a controversy regarding her endorsing the makeup brand Yardley. In an interview, Helena candidly said that she rarely wore makeup and was confused why the brand chose her.

She has done endorsement of a Furniture retailer Sofology who starred her in an advertisement.

We can see her talking about bringing imagination to life while she reclines on a variety of settees.

She had replaced Owen Wilson to star in the advertisement.

Her voice is also heard in the latest apple watch commercial, where we can be frustrated by the list of things Apple Watch can do.


In 2006, the Harry Porter fame actress Bonham launched her own fashion line called “The Pantaloonies” with another designer Samantha Sage.

Her fashion line included camisoles, bloomers, and mop caps; however, it is discontinued.

Helena Bonham Carter | Charity

She has been openly advocating regarding Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

She became Action Duchenne’s first patron. The charity funds research for a cure and promotes campaigns for medical care for Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophy.

Helena has been involved with several charities and causes.

Few charities are Action Duchenne, Canine Partners, Charity Projects Entertainment Fund, Children of Peace, and Oxfam.

Also, she has been supporting causes like Abuse, AIDS and HIV, children, Disaster Relief and Education. She is involved with Refuge, Save the Children, Small Steps Project, Smile Train, and UNICEF.

Helena Bonham Carter | Career

Helena entered the world of acting without prior experience or proper training.

She acted in a TV commercial at the early age of 16, and also she appeared in a TV show called A Pattern of Roses.

Bonham’s first role as a lead was in the movie Lady Jane. Here she played Lady Jane Grey, and her acting performance was well received.

Helena then went to do major Hollywood blockbuster movies like the Harry Porter franchise, Fight Club, Charlie, and the Chocolate Factory, Big Fish, The King’s Speech, Alice in Wonderland, and Terminator Salvation.

She has also appeared in hit TV series like Miami Vice and The Crown.

Helena was lately seen as Eudoria Holmes in the 2020 movie Enola Holmes.

Helena Bonham Carter | Awards, Accolades, and Nominations

Bonham has been nominated for two categories in Academy and Golden Globes for her movies The Wings of the Dove and The King’s Speech.

She has earned a total of eight nominations in the Golden Globe nominations.

Bonham also won BAFTA Film Award for The King’s Speech in the year 2011. The same year BAFTA also named her British Artist of the year.

Helena Bonham Carter receiving a honorary title of CBE from Queen Elizabeth
Helena Bonham Carter received an honorary title of CBE from Queen Elizabeth

To appreciate her contribution to British Film Industry in 2012, Helena Bonham Carter was made a CBE(Commander of Order of British Empire) by the queen in an award in Buckingham Palace.

The King’s Speech actress who played the Queen’s mother in the movie was bestowed upon this title due to her glittering contribution by the real Queen herself.

She has won several awards for the movie The Wings of the Dove, like the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award, Chlotrudis Award, Las Vegas Film Critics Society Award, National Board of Review Award, and London Critics Circle Film Award,

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3 Facts About Helena Bonham

  • She was added to the jury of the Cannes Film Festival in 2006. The Cannes committee acknowledged her presence and contribution as a prominent actress and unanimously decided to add her to the 2006 Cannes Film Festival jury panel.
  • Sadly in August of 2008, in an African Safari accident, four of her relatives died. She was given indefinite leave from the shooting of “Terminator Salvation,”; for which she returned later to complete the project.
  • She was honored with “Commander of the Order of the British Empire” (CBE) in 2012 by Queen’s New Years Honours List.


Are Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Burton still married?

Tim Burton and Helena Bonham Carter were together for 13 years, but unfortunately, the couple decided to get separated in 2014. So now they are divorced and live separately.

Who are Helena Bonham Carter’s Parents?

Helena Bonham parents are Elena Propper de Callejon and Raymond Bonham Carter.

Does Helena Bonham Carter have children?

Helena Bonham Carter has two kids named Nell Burton and Billy Raymond Burton from her relationship with the eccentric director Tim burton.

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