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42 Brits to take part in BAFTA royal gala

Prince William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, wave to the crowds as they take part in a ceremony at the War Memorial in Ottawa, Canada, on June 30, 2011. AP

(CBS/AP) LONDON - The names of 42 young Britons chosen to meet with Hollywood executives at a Los Angeles gala to be hosted by Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge have been announced.

Included are actors Tom Hughes and Harry Lloyd, actresses Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Talulah Riley and the writer Jack Thorne.

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The British Academy of Film and Television Arts said Friday that most of the people invited are not complete beginners and have already begun to show promise in their fields.

The July 9 event at the Belasco Theater is a centerpiece of the royal couple's brief visit to southern California after their eight-day tour of Canada.

It will bring young British film talent including directors and writers into contact with Hollywood decision makers.

Here is the full list (via People magazine):

-Rory Aitken, producer
-James Bobin, writer/director
-Jessica Brown Findlay, actress
-David Buckley, composer
-Jamie Bull, editor
-Sam Care, cinematographer
-Joe Cornish, writer/director
-Damian Daniel, cinematographer
-Brynach Day, student (director)
-Patrick Dickinson, student (director)
-Sabrina Doyle, student (director)
-Gareth Edwards, director
-Charles Griffiths, video games designer
-Nick Holt, documentary director
-Tom Hughes, actor
-Daniel Kaluuya, actor/writer
-Ben Lambert, visual effects artist
-Anna Lavelle, production designer
-Harry Lloyd, actor
-Victoria Mather, animator
-Gugu Mbatha-Raw, actress
-Lou McLoughlan, student (director)
-Jules Nurrish, Student (writer/director)
-Folashade Olagundoye, production designer
-Debs Paterson, director
- Liza Rhea, student (animation)
-Talulah Riley, actress
-Oliver Riley-Smith, student (writer/director/producer)
-Caroline Skinner, producer
-Rupert Smith, director
-Katie Sole, producer
-Kate Solomon, producer
-Adrian Sturges, producer
-Juno Temple, actress
-Jack Thorne, writer
-Rachel Tunnard, editor/writer
-Matt Turner, video games designer
-Nathan Walster, visual effects artist
-James Watkins, writer/director
-Dave Whyte, animator/graphic designer
-Owain Yeoman, actor
-Aaron Young, documentary director/producer