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The biggest event in the British film industry’s calendar has a new face for 2018, following Stephen Fry’s announcement that he would be stepping down as the host after heading up an impressive 12 ceremonies.
In his place, Joanna Lumley will be in charge of introducing the awards while gently ribbing the great and the good of the big screen – and we can’t wait to see how she gets on. Leading the field of nominations this year is the otherworldly romance
The Shape Of Water, which is competing in 12 categories including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actress for Sally Hawkins. Mind you, offbeat crime drama Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri was the favourite to take home Best Picture at the time of writing…