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Kiran Sonia Sawar has been nominated for a Best Actress Award by BAFTA Scotland

Kiran has been nominated for a Best Actress Award for her performance in Netflix’s Black Mirror as Shazia Akhan in the episode Crocodile.

Kiran’s character is trying to get to find the truth of what happened when a vehicle hit a pedestrian by using a machine to help access people’s memories. She starred alongside Andrea Riseborough and OSD grad Andrew Gower in the mystery thriller filmed in Iceland.

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The other nominees in the category of Best Actress on Television are Morven Christie for The A Word and Elaine C Smith for Two Doors Down.

The British Academy Scotland Awards celebrate and reward the highest achievements in Scottish Film, Television and Games. Held annually, the Awards continue to be recognised across the country as the gold standard of excellence in the art forms of the moving image. The Awards Ceremony will be streamed live on Facebook from 19:00 GMT on Sunday 4 November. Red Carpet coverage will be live from 17:00.

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