These are some of the celebrities that were included on this year’s New Year Honours list.
5. Sally Dynevor
Sally Dynevor has been made an MBE for her services to drama. The British actress is best known for her role as Sally Webster in the ITV soap Coronation Street, which she has been in since 1986.
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6. Lesley Manville
Actress Lesley Maville has been made a CBE for services to drama and charity. She won the London Film Critics’ Circle Award for Supporting Actress of the Year for her performance in period drama Phantom Thread, where she starred alongside Daniel Day-Lewis.
7. Toby Jones
Actor Toby Jones has been made an OBE for his services to drama. The English actor first broke onto the scene with his role as Truman Capote in the biopic Infamous. Since then, Jones has appeared in the likes of The Hunger Games, Harry Potter and Doctor Who. He won a Best Male Comedy BAFTA for his role in Detectorists.
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8. Lewis Hamilton
Seven time Formula 1 winner Lewis Hamilton was given a knighthood. He credited his success in 2020 to a new determination inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement. Hamilton holds a number of Formula 1 records, including Most World Championships, Most Career Wins and Most Wins in a Debut Season.
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