BAFTA Awards: 12 Years a Slave Wins Best Picture

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The British equivalent of the Academy Awards were handed out, and Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave took Best Picture. The film also scored a BAFTA for Best Actor as the film’s lead, Chiwetel Ejiofor, won his nation’s top honor for an actor.

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