Saturday, April 29, 2017

BAFTA

Sunday, Apr. 23, 2017

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced the winners of tonight’s British Academy Television Craft Awards, celebrating the very best behind-the-scenes talent in 2016. 
 
Four programs won two BAFTAs each. Historical drama The Crown, starring Claire Foy and...

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017

The perky, pastel-hued jazz musical "La La Land" quick-stepped into an awards-season lead Tuesday, gaining 11 nominations for the British Academy Film Awards, the U.K. equivalent of the Oscars.

The sweet-tempered Ryan Gosling-Emma Stone romance is up for best picture, director, actor and...

Monday, Feb. 15, 2016

The U.K. film industry showered Valentine’s Day love on “The Revenant” Sunday, awarding the endurance epic five prizes, including best picture and best actor, at the British Academy Film Awards.

Leonardo DiCaprio cemented his Oscar-favorite status by...

Friday, Jan. 8, 2016

Topping the British Academy Film Awards in 2016  are Bridge of Spies and Carol which each scored nine nominations. They are both in the running for Best Film of 2015 along with The Big Short, The Revenant and Spotlight...

Friday, Jan. 9, 2015

Comic confection “The Grand Budapest Hotel” is the surprise front-runner for the British Academy Film Awards, while English acting darlings Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch are competing in the best-actor category.

Wes Anderson’s “Hotel”...

Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

There was a bit of a British invasion at the Beverly Hills Hilton hotel, as BAFTA Los Angeles hosted its annual Britannia Awards, honoring film and television talent from both sides of the pond, including director Mike Leigh and actors Dame Judi Dench, Emma Watson...

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014

The force of "Gravity" was strong at the British Academy Film Awards on Sunday — but it was unflinching drama "12 Years a Slave" that took the top prize.

Steve McQueen's visceral, violent story of a free back man kidnapped into servitude in the 19th-...

Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014

The space thriller "Gravity," the unflinching slavery saga "12 Years a Slave" and the crime caper "American Hustle" gained awards-season momentum Wednesday with stacks of nominations for the British Academy Film Awards, Britain's equivalent of the Oscars....