Mar 28, 2024 - Culture

🤩 Denver Film to honor "Ted Lasso" star

Hannah Waddingham during the 35th Annual GLAAD Media Awards on March 14 in Beverly Hills, California. Photo: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic via Getty Images

Actress Hannah Waddingham is making the lengthy trip across the pond to Denver this spring.

The big picture: Waddingham, best known for her role as Rebecca Welton on the show "Ted Lasso," has been awarded Denver Film's 2024 Barbara Bridges Inspiration Award.

  • She's scheduled to attend a May 16 ceremony at the Denver Art Museum.

What they're saying: "Our Denver Film audiences, and particularly our Women+Film patrons, have expressed their passion and appreciation for the leading roles, approach and passion that actors like Hannah bring to the screen and stage," Denver Film CEO Kevin Smith said in a statement.

Zoom in: The Emmy Award-winning actress from London will be starring in an ensemble cast including Ryan Gosling in the action-comedy film "The Fall Guys," set for release in May.

If you go: Tickets for the ceremony are $250 for non-Denver Film members.

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