Helen McCrory is an English actress whose career began in the early ’90s. During her early years, she appeared in the movies Uncovered and Dad Savage. In 2000, she played the titular character in the miniseries Anna Karenina. She next joined the main cast of the ensemble series North Square. She also played Rose Davies in the show The Jury. During this period, she also had performances in the movies Charlotte Gray and The Count of Monte Cristo. She later appeared in the movies The Queen, Becoming Jane, and Flashbacks of a Fool. She later became known for playing Narcissa Malfoy in the Harry Potter films. More recently, she acted in the movies Hugo, Skyfall, Bill, and Loving Vincent.