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Notable Alumni

The National Youth Film Academy prides itself in finding the best in young British filmmaking and acting talent since 2011, below is a selection of notable past students who continue to carry the standard and work professionally in the industry. CHRIS LEW KUM HOI Chris Lew Kum Hoi  is an actor who joined National Youth […]

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Mar
23

The Advice That ALMOST Made Her Quit

It’s baffling to believe our Bafta-winning British actress was knocked back before she filled us with pride. Mulligan’s interest in acting sparked from watching her older brother perform in a school production of The King and I, Mulligan begged teachers to allow her to be in the chorus and from there she was heavily involved […]

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Mar
21

Meryl Streep Was Not Expecting THAT Response…

 It’s hard to picture the acting industry without powerhouse, Meryl Streep. Before she was cited as “the best actress of her generation” opportunities didn’t come easy to the Academy Award winner. After working professionally in the theatre, Streep was enchanted by Robert De Niro’s performance in Taxi Driver, the impact shifting her focus to a […]

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