Helena Bonham Carter wears a tiny hand finger puppet and a pop art t-shirt for a walk with her son

She is known for her eccentric fashion sense.

And Helena Bonham Carter showed off her quirky style when she donned a tiny hand finger puppet with a pop art-style T-shirt in London on Wednesday.

The 56-year-old actress was visibly amused by the strange prop as she smiled to herself as she joined her son Billy Burton, 18, and a pal for a stroll around the capital.

Fun: Helena Bonham Carter, 56, showed off her quirky style as she donned a tiny hand finger puppet and a pop art T-shirt to go for a walk with her son Billy, 18, and a pal in London on Wednesday

She put her hair upside down and secured it with a huge green satin hair tie and placed her chunky glasses in front of it.

Helena paired her colorful top with a flowy navy blue skirt with pink stitching and a lined vinyl jacket.

She opted for a practical pair of plum walking shoes with thick socks for her walk and opted to go makeup-free.

Quirky: The actress was clearly amused by the quirky prop as she smiled during the outing

Quirky: The actress was clearly amused by the quirky prop as she smiled during the outing

Interesting: she had the finger puppet on her finger during her walk through the capital

Interesting: she had the finger puppet on her finger during her walk through the capital

Billy, who Helena shares with her ex-husband Tim Burton, donned an Adidas t-shirt and shorts as he showed off his buzzed haircut.

The mother and son duo were joined by a bearded friend who wore a black Gibson T-shirt with skinny jeans.

It comes as Helena was busy filming scenes for her role in an upcoming ITV drama series in Venice and Manchester.

Bohemian: Helena piled her hair on top of her head and secured it with a giant green satin hair tie

Bohemian: Helena piled her hair on top of her head and secured it with a giant green satin hair tie

Relaxed: Helena paired her colorful top with a flowing navy blue skirt with pink stitching and a padded vinyl jacket

Relaxed: Helena paired her colorful top with a flowing navy blue skirt with pink stitching and a padded vinyl jacket

Out and about: She opted for a practical pair of plum hiking shoes with thick socks for her walk and opted to go makeup-free

Out and about: She opted for a practical pair of plum hiking shoes with thick socks for her walk and opted to go makeup-free

Penned by Russell T. Davies, the three-part drama “Nolly” will explore the almighty reign and downfall of the inimitable Noele Gordon, who died in 1985.

Declared ‘Queen of the Midlands’ thanks to her legendary role as Meg Mortimer in ‘Crossroads’, she was the darling of the establishment until it turned against her.

Playing the red-haired widow Meg on the long-running soap opera Crossroads, Noele became one of Britain’s most famous people.

Beaming: Billy, who Helena shares with her ex-husband Tim Burton, donned an Adidas tee and shorts as he showed off his buzzed haircut

Beaming: Billy, who Helena shares with her ex-husband Tim Burton, donned an Adidas tee and shorts as he showed off his buzzed haircut

Pals: The mother-son duo were joined by a bearded friend, who wore a black Gibson t-shirt with skinny jeans

Pals: The mother-son duo were joined by a bearded friend, who wore a black Gibson t-shirt with skinny jeans

Then, in 1981, at the height of the show’s success and the height of its fame, it was axed without ceremony, without warning, and without explanation, and the soap finally ended two years later.

With the boss’s words “all good things must come to an end” ringing in her ears, Noele was kicked off the show that was her life for over 18 years.

Noele, who had previously played several roles in theater before landing her role in Crossroads, played Meg from 1964 to 1981 and later returned for two episodes in 1983.

New project: Helena has been busy filming scenes for her role in an upcoming ITV drama series

New project: Helena has been busy filming scenes for her role in an upcoming ITV drama series

Coming soon, the three-part drama

Coming soon, the three-part drama “Nolly,” written by Russell T. Davies, will explore the almighty reign and downfall of the inimitable Noele Gordon, who died in 1985

After being kicked out of the show, Noele’s illness prevented her from taking on many more roles and she died in 1985 at the age of 66.

A love letter to a TV legend and to the zany soap opera she starred in, Nolly will be an entertaining journey through Noele’s most turbulent years and a sharp, loving and heartbreaking portrait of a forgotten icon.

Speaking of the role, Helena said: “Noele Gordon was a fascinating, complex, brilliant and courageous woman – I knew none of this before reading the Russell T. Davies screenplay.

“I am so thrilled to be helping tell Nolly’s long overdue and largely forgotten story.

“Russell’s script is brilliant and I hope I do justice to him and Nolly. I can’t wait to get started.”

Exciting: As the red-haired widow Meg on the long-running soap opera Crossroads, Noele became one of Britain's most famous people

Exciting: As the red-haired widow Meg on the long-running soap opera Crossroads, Noele became one of Britain’s most famous people

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