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    BAFTA Britannia Awards Show Just Got a Lot Better

    With the news that American TV star Julia Louis-Dreyfus will accept the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles' Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy, the Britannia Awards on October 30 just got a lot more promising.

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    Listen to Emma Thompson Talk Screenwriting: 'If You Can't Fail, You Can't Do This Job'

    Emma Thompson held an audience rapt last night in the second of this year's BAFTA/BFI Screenwriters' Lectures series, from her performance-art prelude, as ticket-buyers trickling into London's National Film Theatre found her already on stage engaged in a wordless demonstration of the writing "proces...

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    David Fincher Reveals His 'Life in Pictures,' from Fighting Studios to Multiple Takes

    In London Friday night, "Gone Girl" director David Fincher took to the stage at BAFTA’s Piccadilly HQ to discuss his 30-year career in film, commercials and music videos, for the "A Life In Pictures" series, with topics ranging from his job, aged 15, as a “non-union projectionist” in a small movie t...

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    BAFTA LA Unveils Five Britannia Honorees

    Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Emma Watson, Mike Leigh and Dame Judi Dench will all receive 2014 BAFTA Los Angeles Jaguar Britannia Awards.

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    WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch, James McAvoy & More Talk Acting, Warts and All

    Heads up, aspiring actors: watch UK leading men Benedict Cumberbatch, James McAvoy, Colin Farrell, Jim Broadbent and Hugh Dancy talk acting, fame, rejection and more in a special BAFTA video.

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    'Trip to Italy' Star Rob Brydon to Host BAFTA LA's Britannias on October 30, BAFTA Awards Timetable

    Are you a fan of "The Trip" or "Trip to Italy?" Welsh comedian Rob Brydon costars in these Michael Winterbottom road trip comedies with Steve Coogan, and both are hilarious. There's something authentic and yet well-performed about the setup--two old actor friends go along on a food trip, competing f...

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    Amma Asante Inspires Women Filmmakers at BAFTA Event: "I Want to Do a Studio Film to Show that as a Woman I Can":

    "I’ve been asked by financiers if I wear my high heels when I’m filming," she reveals.

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    Watch: Get Immersed in SXSW Short 'Random Stop'

    Benjamin Arfmann's short "Random Stop" was a dual MFA thesis film for UCLA's masters program. It was a highly ambitious project and the final result shows a lot of potential in the young filmmaker. Premiering at South by Southwest 2014, the film was a finalist for the BAFTA student film awards.

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    Watch: Lenny Henry Outlines His Plan To Bring More Diversity To British Television

    It's not exactly surprising that minority actors are underrepresented in television, but the fact is no less dispiriting, and the UK television industry is in particularly lousy shape.

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