Gravesham picks up another BAFTA
talented new media producer from Gravesham is beaming with pride
after scooping a BAFTA.
Alex Hryniewicz, 26, who grew up in Wrotham Road, Meopham, was
presented with the fine accolade at a red carpet awards ceremony in
London on Sunday, April 26.
The former Gravesend Grammar School for Boys pupil and his team
won the interactivity category for Channel 4's Embarrassing Bodies
Mr Hryniewicz said: "It was such a big surprise as we were up
against the BBC's Olympic coverage. I never expected to get into
the television industry but I think studying IT at school
The 26-year-old has followed in the footsteps of BAFTA winner
Paul Greengrass from Gravesend, who was named best director for
United 93 at the 60th British Academy Film Awards in 2007.
Alex's sister cllr Laura Hryniewicz, who is cabinet member for
Young Gravesham, said: "It is fantastic that someone born and
educated in the borough has won the award. It is absolutely
inspiring for all young people in Gravesham. I am immensely proud
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