Helena has been nominated for an Emmy Award for her portrayal of Elizabeth Taylor in Burton and Taylor. She is nominated in the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie category. Winners will be announced Monday 25th August.
Cicely Tyson, The Trip to Bountiful (Lifetime)
Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Coven (FX)
Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Coven (FX)
Kristen Wiig, Spoils of Babylon
Helena Bonham Carter, Burton and Taylor (BBC America)
Minnie Driver, Return to Zero (Lifetime)