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James McAvoy’s Cyrano de Bergerac is heading to cinemas

NT Live has announced its productions for 2020, including screenings of plays starring James McAvoy, Maxine Peake, Jessie Buckley and Josh O’Connor.

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At LFF 2019 – day nine

The BFI London Film Festival revs up tonight with some major British talent expected on the red carpet.

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Best of British at BIFA Awards

The stars of British cinema will be out in London on Sunday night at the annual Mo√ęt British Independent Film Awards.


Emma Thompson and Benedict Cumberbatch are being honoured with special awards whilst drama 71 leads the nominations with nine followed by Pride with seven nods.

A whole who’s who of acting talent will be there including Alicia Vikander, Andrew Scott, Asa Butterfield, Anne Marie Duff, Bill Bailey, Charles Dance, Douglas Booth, George Mackay, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Helen Mirren, Jamie Sives, Jared Harris, Jodie Whittaker, Keira Knightley, Lesley Manville, Mark Strong, Max Irons, Maxine Peake, Mike Leigh, Olivia Colman, Rafe Spall, Sally Hawkins, Stanley Tucci, Timothy Spall and Tom Hollander.

The awards are being hosted by Simon Bird of The Inbetweeners and this year you can watch them live on YouTube – or below!