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It was a very exciting day for Helena Bonham Carter today! The King's Speech actressed was made CBE (Commander of the British Empire) by the Queen.

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As she should be, Helena was very excited by the ceremony even though there was a slight mishap.

According to the Daily Mail, photographers jokingly asked Helena if the pink phone she was holding had gone off during the ceremony.

"No," she said. "But the 4-year-old did."

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Helena was joined by her husband Tim Burton and children Billy Ray, 8, and Nell, 4.

Of the honor, Helena joked, "I am wondering does it mean I get to command, because at the moment it’s my four-year-old daughter who does the commanding in our household. Must inform her of the change in situation."

The actress, who is known for her unique style, wore a long tartan dress and a miniature hat for the occasion.

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