“We all feel disabled in some way. We all feel imperfect. It's hard to be looked at for various reasons.”
“Movie acting is a great job for your twenties: You travel all over, you have affairs with people, and you throw yourself into one part and then another. It gets more challenging as you get older, and it's not just having a daughter, it's wanting to have your own life and be yourself.”
“It's getting too late in my life to care about the small things. It's getting too late to not be brave, to not live my life fully, to not try to be an artist. Trivial things like how nice your hotel room is, or if you have to be naked for a while, they fade away.”
Helen Hunt (born Helen Elizabeth Hunt in Culver City, California on June 15, 1963) is an actress best known for her roles in the sitcom Mad About You and the film Cast Away. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in the romantic comedy As Good As It Gets starring opposite Jack Nicholson.
Best Known For
Her role in the rom-com As Good As It Gets and her 2012 indie film The Sessions.
Helen was married to Hank Azaria in 1999, but the couple divorced only 17 months after walking down the aisle. She has been in a relationship with Matthew Carnahan since 2001. The couple has one daughter together named Makena Lei Gordon Carnahan who was born in 2004. She is frequently mistaken for fellow actress and director Jodie Foster.