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An unlikely Hollywood star?

Over the past few years, British film-maker Mike Leigh has built up an impressive stable of actors. Within his chosen group is Lesley Manville, who is picking up a prestigious best actress award from America's National Board of Review for her role in Leigh's latest film Another Year.

Some pundits say Manville also stands a chance of receiving an Oscar nomination for her performance. Talking Movies hears from the actress about her role and all the accolades she's been getting.

  • 11 Jan 2011
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