Harry Potter star Tom Felton is about to host the British Independent Film Awards (BIFA), the organisers of the occasion introduced on Monday. The awards ceremony, which often takes place in early December, is scheduled to be held on February 18 within the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
The present might be held just about on BIFA’s Facebook web page and can see Felton host dwell from Wales, the place he’s presently filming the Sky unique movie Save the Cinema together with Jonathan Pryce, Samantha Morton and Susan Wokoma.
Felton, greatest recognized for taking part in Draco Malfoy within the Harry Potter movie collection, stated he’s “delighted” to be internet hosting the BIFA this yr.
“British movie has been a part of my life for so long as I can bear in mind and now, greater than ever, it’s so necessary to help, acknowledge and rejoice these sensible creatives who make them,” the 33-year-old actor stated in an announcement.
The dwell present might be produced by Annie Hughes and Jack Clark and govt produced by Catherine Bray, from Little Dot Studios. The nominations had been introduced in December, with “Saint Maud” main the nods with a file 17, adopted carefully by His House, Rocks, Calm With Horses, Mogul Mowgli and The Father.
According to BIFA’s official web site, the awards intention to spotlight and reward one of the best, most modern and inventive impartial filmmaking and filmmakers within the UK.