Vote for the Anglo Fan Favorites, Women of 2011: A Very ‘Harry Potter’ Semis

Helena Bonham Carter vs. Maggie Smith

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Maggie Smith has yet to face a serious challenge this entire tournament, and given her formidable previous opponents (Judi Dench, Helen Mirren, Emma Thompson), that’s astonishing. Bonham Carter will likely put up more of a fight.

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Kevin Wicks

Kevin Wicks founded BBCAmerica.com's Anglophenia blog back in 2005 and has been translating British culture for an American audience ever since. While not British himself - he was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri - he once received inordinate hospitality in London for sharing the name of a dead but beloved EastEnders character. His Anglophilia stems from a high school love of Morrissey, whom he calls his "gateway drug" into British culture.

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