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

Kevin Wicks founded'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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