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Noel Clarke Gets Outstanding British Contribution To Cinema BAFTA
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) today announced that award-winning actor, producer, writer, and director Noel Clarke, will receive the Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema Award at the 74th EE British Academy Film Awards The award will be presented on Saturday, the 10th of April as part of the EE BAFTA Film[...]
David Tennant and Michael Sheen bicker over BAFTA award presentation | BAFTA TV Awards 2020 - BBC
On Friday, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) recognized the very best in television on British screens during The Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards Hosted by Richard Ayoade, the virtual awards ceremony with the name so corporate it should be a NASCAR race, this year's BAFTA awards were the first in[...]
God Of War Takes Top Honors at 15th Annual BAFTA Games Awards
This week, BAFTA held their 15th annual Game Awards ceremony, as God Of War came out with another top honor while Red Dead Redemption 2 got snuffed A lot of people were assuming RDR2 would take this one after failing to receive recognition in other major award ceremonies the past few months, especially with six[...]
Ladies and Gentlemen, the 2019 BAFTA Nominations
Awards Season is well and truly upon us, with the BAFTA nominations for 2019 being announced just this morning. Joanna Lumley (Absolutely Fabulous) will be returning to host the ceremony, having done so in 2018 after taking over the position from long-term host Stephen Fry. Here are the nominations as announced by the BAFTAs: BEST FILM BLACKkKLANSMAN Jason Blum, Spike Lee,[...]
The BAFTAS Get Joanna Lumley as Host Again
While we still don't know who will be hosting the Academy Awards (aka the Oscars) later in the year after that whole Kevin Hart thing, we DO know that actress Joanna Lumley (Absolutely Fabulous) will be returning to host the BAFTA Awards. Actress Joanna LumleyPhoto by Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com The nominations for the 2019 BAFTA Awards will[...]
Here's the 2018 BAFTA TV Winners List
The 2018 BAFTA TV awards are happening today in England, and although it's not being broadcast anywhere in the US, we figured we'd let you know who took home the honors.  Great British Bakeoff host Sue Perkins was on hand to host the BAFTA ceremony. Sue Perkins hosts the BAFTA TV awards 2018Photo courtesy of BAFTA COMEDY ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAMME: Murder[...]
Nintendo Switch Hot List
Nintendo's Shinya Takahashi took some time out during the BAFTA Awards after-party rounds to tease the idea of new hardware coming from the company Nintendo did take home a hanful of awards at the show this year, nabbing two for Super Mario Odyssey and another for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Speaking to[...]
edith finch game awards best game
Earlier today, BAFTA (The British Academy of Film and Television Arts) made the formal announcement for the list of winners for their 14th annual game awards In a very surprising win, What Remains of Edith Finch took the top honors as Best Game, beating out the rest of the competition that included Horizon: Zero Dawn, Super[...]
Hellblade
BAFTA has announced the nominations for its game awards which is set take place next month, and Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice leads the way. credit//Ninja Theory 2017 was a hell of a year for video games Several titles will likely be remembered and influential for years to come, be it the phenomenon of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds or the open[...]
The 2018 BAFTA Complete Winners List
As it happens, today is the BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) awards ceremony, and American audiences don't get to see it 'til 5 p.m (PST) That's kind of bull, so I'm going to do something I don't normally do and report on the winners before getting to see the ceremony myself. Apparently UK[...]
'Amour' Director Michael Haneke Developing Futuristic Drama Series
French language film Amour would receive five Oscar nominations (including Best Picture), and go on to win an Academy Award, Golden Globe, and BAFTA. "No contemporary director has moved and inspired me more than Michael Haneke Kelvin's Book is an extraordinarily rich, gripping and ambitious story With contemporary themes and a reflection of the digital age[...]
DGA Announces 2018 Nominations with Some Notable Names
The Golden Globes notably didn't nominate any women this year, nor did the BAFTAs, but the DGA has. Lady Bird writer and director Greta Gerwig has been nominated for her film, which won the Globe for best comedy or musical and Saoirse Ronan for best lead actress in the same category She wasn't nominated in the director's category for[...]
Gary Oldman Darkest Hour
Specifically, one of the great orator's moving addresses to the House of Commons. Check it out: https://youtu.be/HmVdI8M4s4MVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Darkest Hour: House of Commons (https://youtu.be/HmVdI8M4s4M) The production was granted the rare opportunity to film inside Westminster Palace, with additional special clearance for Oldman to be allowed to smoke the official Churchill cigars (Gary[...]