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The Midlands at the BAFTAs

Jack O'Connell from Derby scooped the "Rising Star" BAFTA while Birmingham's Felicity Jones missed out this time.

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Birmingham's Felicity Jones nominated for Best Leading Actress at the BAFTAs

Felicity Jones, who grew up in Birmingham, is up for a BAFTA for Best Leading Actress for her role as the wife of Stephen Hawking in the Theory of Everything.

She is the second Midlands star to be nominated alongside Derby's Jack O'Connell who is up for the Rising Star award for his role in Unbroken.

Peter Bearne reports.

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