Revolutionary Road and Jarhead producer Pippa Harris will be confirmed as the new chair of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) at tonight’s (June 4) Agm.
Harris has been deputy chair since August 2017, and her tenure as chair will run for two years.
She replaces Jane Lush, whose two-year term has come to an end.
Harris joined the board of trustees as deputy chair of the film committee in 2011 and was made chair of the film committee in 2015.
She also chaired Bafta’s recent taskforce examining sexual