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100 BAFTA Moments - Gary Oldman Wins the Original Screenplay award in 1998

8 January 2015

31 days to go - Oldman dedicates the award to his family

In 1998, Gary Oldman won the first BAFTA of his career for writing Nil by Mouth (1997), his directorial debut. In Oldman's acceptance speech, he thanked his family for providing the "inspiration." Nil by Mouth also won the Outstanding British Film award

One of the most respected actors of his generation, Oldman's most recent nomination was for his performance in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011). You can find out more about his career by watching his A Life in Pictures interview on BAFTA Guru

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