Marvel Studios President and currently unrivaled hitmaker Kevin Feige will receive BAFTA’s Albert R. Broccoli Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Entertainment, BAFTA LA announced Wednesday morning.
We are pleased to announce that this year’s recipient of the Albert R. Broccoli Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Entertainment is Kevin Feige (@Kevfeige), President of @MarvelStudios #britannias pic.twitter.com/4rzFBKx0iC— BAFTA Los Angeles (@BAFTALA) September 19, 2018
Feige will receive the award during this year’s Britannia Awards ceremony on Friday, October 26 in Beverley Hills. At the same ceremony director Steve McQueen will receive the John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Excellence in Directing and actor Cate Blanchett will receive the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film.
BAFTA LA's The Britannia Awards is reportedly the British organization’s biggest event outside the UK.
“Kevin has propelled the Marvel brand to new heights, harnessing the very best international talent, with an unprecedented track record of back-to-back success. We are honored to recognize him with this year’s Albert R. Broccoli Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Entertainment,” said BAFTA Los Angeles Chairman Kieran Breen.