Friday 24 November 2017

Don't rush to judge – perhaps Helena just doesn't give a damn

Let's stop jumping to conclusions about the Bonham Carter and Burton relationship, writes Julia Molony

ECCENTRIC: Actress Helena Bonham Carter was immediately cast as the humiliated woman in the tabloids
ECCENTRIC: Actress Helena Bonham Carter was immediately cast as the humiliated woman in the tabloids

Julia Molony

HELENA Bonham Carter is a woman of many talents. Chief among them, obviously, is acting. But a close second is Not Giving A Fuck.

How else to explain her regular appearances on the red carpet dressed like a toilet-roll doll? Or the times she's been photographed schlumping around London in moth-eaten cashmere, sunglasses and Uggs.

You can pretty much take it for granted that this is not a woman who wastes a great deal of time losing sleep over what the curtain-twitching neighbours might think.

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