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Jim Gaffigan. Photo by Eric Levin.

Jim Gaffigan. Photo by Eric Levin.

Jim Gaffigan to host SXSW Film Awards

We’re thrilled to announce the brilliant comic and actor Jim Gaffigan as the host of the SXSW 2018 Film Awards. Gaffigan is best known for his hilarious stand up routines, but more recently, he stars in You Can Choose Your Family, which will receive its World Premiere at SXSW 2018 on Sunday, March 11. The Awards Ceremony takes place Tuesday, March 13, at the Paramount Theatre (713 Congress Ave).

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