Samuel J Weir: Les Misérables BAFTA nominations

Date - 9 January, 2013, All News Awards Film Musical Theatre
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The shortlist for this year’s Bafta Film Awards have been announced, with Les Misérables among others leading the way.

Les Misérables, which features Sainou client Samuel J Weir, has received nine nominations, including Best Film, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress and Best Production Design.

The film tells the story of Jean Valjean, a former prisoner who is pursued by the righteous inspector, Javert. Set in post-revolution France, the film is a story of conflict, love, justice and salvation.

For a full list of BAFTA Nominees, click here



Samuel J Weir can be seen in feature film Les Miserables with the award winning director Tom Hooper.

Other credits since graduating from Arts Ed include Parade at the Southwark Playhouse and Monkee Business at The Manchester Royal Opera House for ATG.

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