Bessie Carter is an English actress. She started her career in the late 2000s, debuting as Margaret Gidman in the television series Cranford, a role she played from 2007 to 2008. Later in 2012, she made her big screen debut in the feature film Les Misérables. She next performed mostly in stage productions afterward. Also, she played notable roles in some television shows, including Doc Martin and Beecham House. The actress became known for her role as Evie Wilcox in Howards End. She also appeared in the film The Good Liar. Her most recent role on television was in the web series Bridgerton.