~Vivien Leigh, Lady Olivier was a British stage and film actress. She won two Best Actress Academy Awards for her performances as "southern belles": Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire, a role she had also played on …~ en.wikipedia.org

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1964 Wendy Craig receives from film star Audrey Hepburn her British Film Academy award as the "Most Promising Young Actress" at the Annual Academy Awards dinner at the Hilton Hotel.

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BAFTA 2015 Awards - 68th British Academy Film Awards - Illustrations by Malika Favre, art direction and typography by Human After All.

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At the 54th Academy Awards®, Chariots of Fire won four awards including Best Picture. It was the first time in 13 years that a British film won the Academy's top honor. #AcademyAwards #Oscars #BestPicture #ChariotsOfFire

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Cate Blanchett She came to international attention for her role as Elizabeth I of England in the 1998 film Elizabeth, for which she won British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) and Golden Globe awards, and earned her first Academy Award nomination for Best Actress.

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Katie Johnson (18 November 1878 – 4 May 1957), born Bessie Kate Johnson, was an English actress who appeared on stage from 1894 and on screen from the 1930s to the 1950s. She first appeared in a film in 1932, age 53 but never received critical acclaim for her performances until 1955, when she starred, aged 76, in the Ealing Studios comedy The Ladykillers,as Mrs. Louisa Wilberforce. The role earned her a British Film Academy award for best British actress. She died less than two years…

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Actor Gary Oldman attends the GREAT British Film Reception to honor the British nominees of The 84th Annual Academy Awards at the British Consul Generals Residence in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Sullivan/Getty Images For British Consul General, Los Angeles)

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#Sixties | Leslie Caron, Best Actress Award for The L-Shaped Room and Tom Courtenay, most promising newcomer for his role in The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner at the British Film Academy Awards Dinner at London's Hilton Hotel, 1963

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Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the 70th EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) at Royal Albert Hall on February 12, 2017 in London.

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'Selma' star Carmen Ejogo arrives at the Great British film reception honoring the British nominees of the 87th Annual Academy Awards on February 20, 2015 in West Hollywood.

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