‘Chewing Gum’ Creator Michaela Coel To Give Prestigious MacTaggart Lecture At Edinburgh International TV Festival

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Chewing Gum creator Michaela Coel is to give the prestigious MacTaggart lecture at this year's Edinburgh International Television Festival – becoming only the fifth women its 42-year history. Coel, who has also starred in Black Mirror and Star Wars: The Last Jedi, is one of the UK's rising on-screen and off-screen stars since creating the E4 comedy Chewing Gum, which airs on Netflix in the UK. She is set to appear in Netflix's musical feature film Been So Long. She joins…