BAFTA 2018: Jennifer Lawrence branded 'rude' after Joanna Lumley jibe 'That's a bit much'

The Hollywood actress was branded “rude” after she appeared to make jibe at Joanna following her introduction to the BAFTA Awards stage.  Starting the ceremony, the 71-year-old exclaimed: “Right let’s start giving out some of those beautiful BAFTAs shall we? “And we start with the award for Outstanding British Film and who better to kick […]

94% of all BAFTA film award nominees have been white, according to a new report

YouTube/Neon Only 6% of BAFTA — or British Academy Film Awards — have been non-white. That’s according to a new report from business psychology firm Pearn Kandola. This year, all nominees for Best leading actress are white. 94% of all BAFTA film award nominees have been white, according to a new report. The analysis, conducted […]

‘The Shape of Water,’ ‘Three Billboards,’ ‘Call Me By Your Name’ Lead BAFTA Nominations

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts – BAFTA for short – announced the nominees for their annual awards this morning, a slate that can traditionally be summed up as “Sort of an Oscar predictor, but British-er.” For example, Dunkirk and Darkest Hour are particularly well-represented in this group – perhaps more so than […]

2018 BAFTA Nominations Love ‘The Shape of Water’ and ‘Three Billboards’, But Shut Out ‘The Post’

After the Golden Globes were handed out last weekend, it’s time for the more significant, meaningful awards to take the spotlight. Today we have the 2018 BAFTA nominations, the equivalent of the Academy Awards for our friends in the United Kingdom. The Shape of Water led the pack by racking up 12 nominations, including being […]

BAFTA nominations 2018 revealed: See this year's shortlist HERE as Joanna Lumley hosts

Contenders in 2018 do, as expected, include the likes of Darkest Hour, Three Billboards Outisde Ebbing Missouri, The Shape of Water, I Tonya, Call Me By Your Name, Get Out and Lady Bird. British movies that have picked up more attention here than at other international awards shows include Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool […]

BAFTA nominations 2018: When they’re announced, what time, and how to watch

The ceremony is next month, and Britain’s answer to the Oscars will reveal its shortlist very soon indeed. The BAFTA nominations 2018 will be unveiled on Tuesday 9 January at 7:30am – live online. A tweet from the official BAFTA account declares that they will be unveiled live on Facebook and Twitter, as well as […]

BAFTA 2017 TV awards – WORST dressed A-listers on the red carpet including Candice Brown

While there were plenty of winning TV shows at the BAFTA London award show last night it would seem the fashion choices were a little off-key for most.  Great British Bake Off winner Candice Brown went for an off-the-wall look with spiky hair and bright red lipstick. The 32-year-old struck a number of punky poses on the […]

BAFTA TV Awards 2017: Sue Perkins makes Gillian Anderson squirm with THIS joke

The former Great British Bake Off star presented the award ceremony for the first time after taking over from regular host Graham Norton, who is still in Kiev following the Eurovision Song Contest. Presenting from London’s Royal Festival Hall, Sue made sure to throw in a range of jokes, but one of her gags received […]

BAFTA TV Awards 2017: Emmerdale’s John Middleton breaks ceremony rules with political rant

Defying the BAFTA ban gagging stars from talking about the upcoming general election, Middleton chose the Winner’s press conference as his platform. Speaking to Express.co.uk, the actor, who portrayed dementia victim Ashley Thomas in the ITV soap, blasted politicians for their “woeful” coverage of dementia in their general election campaigns. Having left the soap earlier […]

BAFTA TV Awards 2017: Alan Carr SLAMS Holly Willoughby for being ‘p****d on TV’

Taking to the stage in an eye-catching blue fitted gown, Holly, 36, looked sensational as she presented the award for Virgin TV Must See Moments alongside the comic. But when the popular host started presenting the awards and said the category was full of unforgettable moments, Alan, 40, made a cheeky jibe. He said: “They […]