There’s a lot of secrecy surrounding the event, so the British press thinks prices are sky high. But I’ve learned that Hollywood movie and TV companies are being asked to pay a very normal, even cheap, $25,000 a table for the inaugural “BAFTA Brits To Watch” black-tie dinner at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles on July 9 featuring Prince William and his new bride Kate. It’s on the itinerary of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s visit to California helping highlight the depth and range of British talent currently emerging in film, television and video games. Prince William was elected BAFTA president last year, and American Idol executive producer Nigel Lythgoe is chairman of BAFTA in LA.
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By NIKKI FINKE, Editor in Chief | Tuesday June 21, 2011 @ 4:11pm PDTTags: British Academy Of Film And Television Arts, Nigel Lythgoe, Prince William, Royal Hollywood Visit
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Prince William and his new bride Catherine will help kick off the inaugural “BAFTA Brits To Watch” black-tie event scheduled for July 9 at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles. It’s on the itinerary of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s visit …