The British Academy of Film and Television Arts/Los Angeles (BAFTA/LA) has announced additional honorees for its 17th Annual BAFTA/LA Britannia Awards on Thursday, November 6, 2008 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel. The 2008 honorees include actor and producer Don Cheadle with the BAFTA/LA Humanitarian Award Presented by Volvo; actress Tilda Swinton with the Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year; and BAFTA award-winning television and film director Stephen Frears with the John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Artistic Excellence in Directing. Sean Penn was previously announced as the honoree for this year's Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film. [Peter Knegt]