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Variety Club Showbiz Awards '08

Anne Marie-Duff and husband James McAvoy

Wanted star James McAvoy picked up best drama performance with wife Anne Marie-Duff at the Variety Club's 56th Annual Showbusiness Awards. The ceremony will be broadcast on Sky1 on 30 November.

Simon Pegg

Simon Pegg was there to support other winners like Noel Edmonds, Kenneth Branagh and Merlin actor Colin Morgan. It's held to raise money for sick, disabled and disadvantaged children.

Alan Carr

Alan Carr won best TV presenter but told Newsbeat he was surprised: "I got a little bit of a shock because I think my presenting's a bit rubbish. You can always tell I'm reading the autocue."

Sir Michael Caine with wife Shakira

Sir Michael, 75, was awarded with the prize for outstanding contribution to showbiz at Sunday night's event. He dedicated his award to his wife and thanked the Variety Club for its work.

Robert Webb and David Mitchell

Mitchell and Webb got best comedy but weren't sure if that meant one award each. Robert Webb (left) said: "I'm kind of hoping we get one each otherwise there'll have to be some complicated rota."


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