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BAFTA Los Angeles Honor Julia Louis-Dreyus!

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Julia Louis-Dreyfus will receive the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award this year. The award, presented by BAFTA Los Angeles,  ‘recognizes talent whose popularity and cultural impact exemplifies the uniquely transcendent quality of excellent comedy.’

The BAFTA Los Angeles Jaguar Britannia Awards  will broadcast by BBC America on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 9/8C.

Details follow the jump.

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BAFTA Los Angeles Names First 2014 Award Honorees!

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Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Emma Watson, Mike Leigh and Dame Judi Dench will be honored at the 2014 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles® Jaguar Britannia Awards – to be presented on Thursday, October 30th and airing on BBC America on Sunday, November 2nd (9/8C).

Robert Downey Jr. is the recipient of this year’s Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film; Mark Ruffalo will receive this year’s Britannia Humanitarian Award; Emma Watson is the recipient of The Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year; Mike Leigh is set to receive The John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Excellence in Directing, and Dame Judi Dench has been awarded the 2014 Albert R. Broccoli Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Entertainment.

Rob Brydon (pictured, The Trip To Italy) will once again host the show. For further details, follow the jump.

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BAFTA Los Angeles To Honor Benedict Cumberbatch!

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The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles® (BAFTA Los Angeles) is honoring Benedict Cumberbatch at its annual Britannia Awards presentation on November 9th. Following a year of near ubiquity (Sherlock, Star Trek Into Darkness; the upcoming The Fifth Estate, 12 Years a Slave, August Osage County, and The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug), Cumberbatch will be honored with British Artist of the Year Britannia.

For more details, follow the jump to the official press release. 2013 BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards will be broadcast on BBC America on November 10th at 8/7C.

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BAFTA To Honor Bigelow and Kingsley!

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The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) will honor Kathryn Bigelow and Sir Ben Kingsley at the 2013 BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards on Saturday, November 9, 2013. Bigelow will the John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Excellence in Directing, while Kingsley will be given the Albert R. Broccoli Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Entertainment.

George Clooney was previously announced as receiving this year’s Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film. The 2013 BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards will be televised live on BBC America as part of a two-hour block that will include footage of the Britannia Awards Red Carpet.

For more details, check out the BBC America press release after the jump.

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