Helena Bonham Carter

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This week in TV: Nolly; Putin vs the West; Emily Atack: Asking for It?; Hotel Portofino
Helena Bonham Carter surprises as Noele Gordon; world leaders recall their encounters with Putin; Emily Atack challenges sexual harassment. Plus, the latest new Downton

Barbara Ellen

05, Feb, 2023 @9:30 AM

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Nolly review – Helena Bonham Carter is brilliantly camp in Russell T Davies’s impeccable drama
The actor is flamboyant, frank and funny as a Crossroads legend. It’s a joy to watch this warm, thoughtful tribute to soaps, fabulous older women – and showbiz itself

Rebecca Nicholson

02, Feb, 2023 @9:00 AM

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Helena Bonham Carter: ‘​I’ve got so many issues, but as you get older you go: whatever’
The actor on her latest role as Crossroads doyenne Noele Gordon, watching Woody Allen fire people, and the key to understanding Princess Margaret

Tim Lewis

29, Jan, 2023 @9:30 AM

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‘Somehow, something clicked’: Russell T Davies on how soap opera changed his life
The It’s A Sin writer has always been obsessed with soaps – and now he’s put Helena Bonham Carter in one. Here, he discusses his new drama about Crossroads – the show that sparked his TV dream

Russell T Davies

13, Jan, 2023 @1:00 PM

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‘It’s horrendous’: Helena Bonham Carter defends JK Rowling and Johnny Depp
Speaking in an interview with the Times, Bonham Carter said she felt that Rowling had ‘been hounded’ for her opinions and the actor had been ‘completely vindicated’

Catherine Shoard

28, Nov, 2022 @1:00 PM

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‘It’s a lawless place’: working in the real life Ten Percent
As English language remake of Call My Agent! launches, a former insider describes what life at a talent agency is really like

Nadia Khomami Arts and culture correspondent

02, May, 2022 @12:01 PM

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The House review – beautiful animation that speaks to your darkest terrors
Helena Bonham Carter and Jarvis Cocker voice characters in this creepy stop-motion trilogy, whose wonderful aesthetics sometimes don’t quite match up to its storytelling

Lucy Mangan

13, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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James Ivory: ‘I keep being asked, was it difficult, your life? My life, if anything, was too easy’
At 93, the Merchant Ivory director – and oldest ever Oscar winner – reflects on enduring love, delighting in his sexuality and defying film-making expectations

Hadley Freeman

29, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Isla Dewar obituary
Novelist who brought out the humour in the everyday triumphs and failures of her heroines

Margaret Clayton

26, Jul, 2021 @4:24 PM

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Hear me out: why Tim Burton's Planet of the Apes isn't a bad movie
The latest in our series of writers standing up for loathed films is an impassioned defence of the 2001 take on the 60s classic

Radheyan Simonpillai

28, Jan, 2021 @7:37 AM

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Helena Bonham Carter says The Crown should stress to viewers it's a drama
Actor who plays Princess Margaret adds her voice to calls for Netflix to add a disclaimer

Harry Taylor

01, Dec, 2020 @12:09 AM

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The Crown: the pleasure, and shock, of seeing the royals as truly human for once | Sarah Ditum
It’s always been easy to see the privilege. But no documentary can match The Crown in evoking the cost of that privilege

Sarah Ditum

15, Nov, 2020 @8:30 AM

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