Magazine article Screen International

Judi Dench to Receive Honorary BIFA

Magazine article Screen International

Judi Dench to Receive Honorary BIFA

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Actress will receive award at BIFA ceremony on December 2.

Judi Dench in ‘The Dames’

The British Independent Film Awards (BIFAs) have announced that Judi Dench will be honoured with the 2018 Richard Harris award for outstanding contribution by an actor to British film.

The award recognises her acting career in the UK and advocacy of the British film industry across the globe.

This year’s BIFA awards ceremony takes place on Sunday December 2 at Old Billingsgate.

Previous winners of the award, introduced in 2002 in honour of actor Richard Harris, have included Daniel Day-Lewis, Helena Bonham Carter, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Julie Walters, John Hurt, Emma Thompson, Jim Broadbent, Alison Steadman, Bob Hoskins and, in 2017, Vanessa Redgrave. …

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