James McAvoy in Contention for New Award

Posted January 10, 2006 5:13 am by Clipsie

The BBC has reported that the BAFTAs (British Academy Awards) are introducing a new award called the Orange Rising Star Award. It recognises young actors who have impressed in roles in the past year. James McAvoy, who plays Mr Tumnus in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, is one of five nominees in line to receive the prize.