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The Favourite Wins Seven BAFTAs, Roma Takes Four!

Roma – Marco Graf as Pepe, Daniela Demesa as Sofi, Yalitza Aparicio as Cleo, Marina De Tavira as Sofia, Diego Cortina Autrey as Toño, Carlos Peralta Jacobson as Paco – Photo by Carlos Somonte/Courtesy of Netflix.

Yorgos Lanthimos’s The Favourite was the big winner at the 2019 BAFTAs (the British Oscars) – taking seven awards including Outstanding British Film, Leading Actress and Supporting Actress.

Alfonso Cuaron’s Roma received four awards including Best Film, Film Not In The English Language and Best Director.

A complete list of winners follows.

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BBC AMERICA TO AIR BAFTA FILM AWARDS IN PRIMETIME!

BBC AMERICA will air The EE British Academy Film Awards in primetime on Sunday, February 10 at 9:00pm ET/PT. The ceremony will be hosted by Joanna Lumley and will be held in one of the world’s most beautiful concert halls, the Royal Albert Hall in London.

The complete list of nominees follows.

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The 91st Academy Awards – And The Nominees Are… A Mixed Bag of Hits and Misses!

Here we are again – headed for the end of Awards Season with the nominees for the 91 Academy Awards released this morning.

As usual, the Academy gets more right than wrong, but some of the picks and noms are really wild – like the disappointing Vice getting eight noms and Bohemian Rhapsody actually getting a Best Picture nom (where Rami Malek single-handedly lifted an average musical bio pic with a truly great performance).

So, without further ado, here the nominations – with a bit of commentary in select spots.

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