Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer Honor UK Oscar Nominees at the GREAT British Film Reception

Posted Saturday February 23, 2013 10:26 AM GMT

Honoring the Oscar nominees from the UK, Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin attended the GREAT British Film Reception at British Consul General's Residence in Los Angeles on Friday (February 22).

The 30-year-old mother of twins looked great in a short black and white sleeveless patterned dress, while her "True Blood" costar and real-life hubby sported a gray suit and black open-necked dress shirt on the red carpet.

Gushing about this year's representation at the Academy Awards, HM Consul-General, Dame Barbara Hay, said: “The British nominees for this year’s Academy Awards illustrate the vital and indelible role the UK film industry plays in creating the world’s entertainment. We are awed by their achievements and immensely proud of the contributions the British film industry makes to the nation’s prosperity. There is no better place in the world to do film business than the UK – and our talent and innovation in all aspects of filmmaking continue to breed creative success .”

According to the website, the GREAT campaign invites the world to take a fresh look at everything Britain has to offer that make it a GREAT place to visit, study, work, invest and do business. The campaign is built around key pillars of British excellence: Creativity, Technology and Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Knowledge, Green, Music, Sport, Shopping, Heritage and Countryside.

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