Jim Car­rey, Emilia Clarke to re­ceive Bri­tan­nia Awards

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Ac­tors Jim Car­rey and Emilia Clarke have been se­lected as re­cip­i­ents of the Bri­tan­nia Awards from the Bri­tish Academy of Film and Tele­vi­sion Arts, Los An­ge­les.

Car­rey will re­ceive the Char­lie Chap­lin Bri­tan­nia Award for Ex­cel­lence in Com­edy, while Clarke will re­ceive the Bri­tan­nia Award for Bri­tish Artist of the Year, re­ports Va­ri­ety.com. The tro­phies will be pre­sented at cer­e­monies on Oc­to­ber 26 at the Bev­erly Hilton Ho­tel.

“Jim and Emilia are with­out ques­tion two in­cred­i­bly in­spir­ing and re­mark­able tal­ents and we are de­lighted to be hon­our­ing them at this year’s cer­e­mony,” said BAFTA Los An­ge­les chair­man Kieran Breen.

“Jim is a le­gend, bring­ing joy and laugh­ter to au­di­ences around the world through his unique award-win­ning per­for­mances. Emilia is a force to be reck­oned with and has brought us one of the most beloved fe­male char­ac­ters in TV his­tory.”

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Ac­tor Emilia Clarke

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Ac­tor Jim Car­rey

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