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Ken Rea, the mentor who trains Britain’s best actors

Ken Rea, the mentor who trains Britain’s best actors

Film, Media, Student
Our reporter Li Ying visited London’s Guildhall School of Music and Drama, one of the UK’s leading drama academies, to talk to the senior acting lecturer who trained some of the country’s biggest stars. Reporter: Li Ying     Sub editor: Amie Filcher In Oscar history, there have been 19 British winners of the Best Actor Award - a strong testament to the talent and calibre of British actors in the film industry. At the 87th Oscar Award ceremony, Eddie Redmayne has just crowned the moment. What is the secret to their success? What kind of training have they gone through which makes them stand out in an industry known for fierce competition? Many of them have studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama situated in Silk Street near the Barbican in London. In this video, Ken Rea, th