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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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A Lady Likes to Have Some Fun Trailer: The Favourite!

Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone star in The Favourite – the third film from Yorgos Lanthimos (The Lobster, The Killing of the Sacred Deer.)

Set in the early 18th century – with England at war with France – Lady Sarah (Weisz) is essentially running the government for the frail and altogether there Queen Anne (Colman) when an ambitious  new servant, Abigail (Stone) arrives.

The Favourite will open in select theaters on November 23rd.

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