Roberts, Weaver and Fiennes to be Britannia Awards presenters

Nov. 1, 2013 at 6:20 PM
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LOS ANGELES, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- Sigourney Weaver, Julia Roberts and Ralph Fiennes will be among the presenters at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles awards ceremony.

BAFTA Los Angeles announced the stars' participation Friday.

The organization is to present its Britannia Awards Nov. 9 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

Also confirmed to hand out trophies at the event will be Jennifer Ehle, Sean Penn, Judd Apatow and Chiwetel Ejiofor.

British actor and comedian Rob Brydon will be the evening's host.

For the second year in a row, the prize presentation will be broadcast on BBC America. The 2013 program will air Nov. 10.

"This year's Britannia Awards are honoring a world-class group of colleagues, and we are privileged that such a stellar group of presenters will be joining us to celebrate these extraordinary talents," Gary Dartnall, chairman of BAFTA Los Angeles, said in a statement.

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