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30 Under 30 Europe: Kygo, Dev Patel, Michaela Coel And The Entertainment Class Of 2017


Forbes reveals its second annual list of Europe's 30 Under 30 in Entertainment, which includes stars Kygo, Dev Patel and Anze Kopitar.

This article originally appeared on FORBES

Actor and writer Michaela Coel penned and starred in miniseries "Chewing Gum," for which she won a BAFTA (Levon Bliss for Forbes).

From Olympic athletes to award-winning actors, Europe's brightest stars are international players. We scoured the continent for the finest candidates in music, film, television and sport to find entertainment's new elite.

FORBES' second annual list of Europe's 30 Under 30 in Entertainment includes electronic dance music's latest superstar Kygo, Hollywood-favorite Dev Patel and U.S.-based sports wunderkinds such as Los Angeles Kings captain Anze Kopitar.

Many have global influence. Take Julie Adenuga: As one of three anchors on Apple Music's Beats 1 radio station, which airs across 100 countries, the Brit has emerged as a global tastemaker for the world's musical appetites. Among the 30 Under 30 Europe honoree's interview subjects: 23-year-old Stormzy, born Michael Omari. The unsigned grime artist has sold out two U.K. tours, played shows across the U.S. and Europe, and made his way onto the official U.K. singles chart--and the 30 Under 30 Europe list.

In order to form the list, we invited three industry veterans to serve as judges: Director/Producer SJ Clarkson, who has worked on shows like Jessica Jones and Dexter; Afrojack, one of the world's biggest DJ-producers and a 30 Under 30 alum, and Mike Ozanian, Assistant Managing Editor of FORBES Sports Money...

... Read the article and see the full list at forbes.com/sites/natalierobehmed/2017/0...

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