BAFTA AWARDS

  • Nimrat Kaur turns heads in this Georges Hobeika outfit at the BAFTAs 2015 February 9, 2015

    London: Nimrat Kaur, who made headlines with her fashion choice at 2015 BAFTA nominees party, looked stunning at the awards night. Her film 'The Lunchbox' may not have managed to win an honour at the British Academy Of Films and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards, but the actress made heads turn...
  • Nimrat Kaur's 'The Lunchbox' loses out at BAFTAs February 9, 2015

    London: Internationally acclaimed Indian film 'The Lunchbox' which was was nominated for the Film Not in the English Language category of the British Academy Film Awards 2015 couldn't win the honour. Polish-Danish drama film 'Ida' won the award. "The Lunchbox", starring Nimrat Kaur and Irrfan Khan was pitted against Polish-Danish...
  • 'Boyhood' scoops best film and director prizes at BAFTAs February 9, 2015

    (Reuters) - Coming-of-age drama "Boyhood" scooped three prizes including best film and director at Britain's biggest film awards on Sunday, while "The Grand Budapest Hotel" took five gongs but missed out on the most prestigious awards. "The Theory of Everything" garnered three awards including leading actor at the British Academy...
  • BAFTA Awards 2015: Complete list of winners February 9, 2015

    Here's the complete list of winners: BEST FILM BOYHOOD Richard Linklater, Cathleen Sutherland LEADING ACTRESS JULIANNE MOORE Still Alice LEADING ACTOR EDDIE REDMAYNE The Theory of Everything DIRECTOR BOYHOOD Richard Linklater EE RISING STAR Jack O'Connell COSTUME DESIGN THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL Milena Canonero ADAPTED SCREENPLAY THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING Anthony McCarten FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE IDA Pawel Pawlikowski, Eric Abraham, Piotr Dzieciol, Ewa Puszczynska ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL Wes Anderson OUTSTANDING DEBUT...
  • BAFTA Awards 2015: Updates that you may have missed February 8, 2015

    In a few hours, Britain's biggest and most talked about awards event will kick off. From the celebrities who attended it, the winners and the most special moments from the awards night, we get you all here. The ceremony which draws a large contingent of Hollywood talent along with the...
  • 'Strictly Come Dancing' to get special BAFTA honour March 21, 2014

    London: Glitzy ballroom dancing competition 'Strictly Come Dancing' will be honoured with a British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) award in April. The award recognises the hard work of the production team and will celebrate the show's "outstanding creative and technical achievements" since 2004 when its first series went...
  • Watch: Winners of the 2014 BAFTA awards February 17, 2014

    The best film award was given to '12 Years a Slave'. 'Gravity' won the award for the British Film. Alfonso Cuaron won the award for best director, Chiwetel Ejiofor bagged the best actor award and Cate Blanchett won the best actress award. ...
  • Indian actor Suraj Sharma loses rising star BAFTA February 11, 2013

    London: Indian actor Suraj Sharma, who played the protagonist in Ang Lee's 'Life of Pi', lost out the EE Rising Star Award to British actress Juno Temple at the British Academy Film Awards held here Sunday night. Delhibased Suraj, 19, was the only male actor nominated in the category. Other...
  • BAFTA Awards 2013: Ben Affleck's 'Argo' gets Best Film, Best Director February 11, 2013

    Tom Hooper's 'Les Miserables' won four awards, including Best Supporting Actress for Anne Hathaway. ...
  • BAFTA releases an allmale rising star shortlist January 12, 2012

    London: The British Academy of Film and Television Arts unveiled an allmale shortlist for its 2012 Rising Star Award on Wednesday, including 'Thor' actors Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston. Previous winners of the annual prize, which honors upandcoming acting talent and is sponsored by the Orange telecoms group, include Kristen Stewart,...
  • Rahman loses BAFTA February 14, 2011

    It doesn't seem to be a lucky year for AR Rahman. After losing the Golden Globe award, the Indian music composer Sunday lost the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) award for best original music in Danny Boyle's 127 Hours. The Oscar winning composer lost the award to Alexandre...
  • The King's Speech sweeps BAFTA, Rahman loses February 14, 2011

    London: 'The King's Speech' swept away the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards as the movie received seven trophies across various categories, including the original music title, leaving behind Indian composer A R Rahman's work in '127 Hours'. At a glittering ceremony on Sunday night, the British royal...
  • Rahman gets BAFTA nomination January 18, 2011

    Oscarwinning Indian music composer AR Rahman has been nominated for the British Academy of Films and Television Arts (BAFTA) award for original music in Danny Boyle's 127 Hours. This is the second time he is nominated for the BAFTA. The composer, who lost out on the Golden Globe award for the...
  • Brit film honours for Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek March 10, 2010

    London: Actress Jaya Bachchan gets lifetime achievement award at BAFTA and her son Abhishek Bachchan is honoured at the ceremony. ...
  • The Hurt Locker bags six BAFTA Awards February 22, 2010

    Iraq war drama The Hurt Locker swept to success at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) on Sunday in London with director Kathryn Bigelow also winning the best director award. ...
  • Avatar shares nomination lead on BAFTA shortlist January 21, 2010

    London: Director James Cameron's 3D blockbuster fantasy film Avatar tied with British drama An Education and Iraq war movie The Hurt Locker with eight nominations each at the BAFTAs, Britain's main film awards. That trio was closely followed by extraterrestrial film District 9 with seven nominations. Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds starring...
  • How Slumdog emerged the hot fave this year February 10, 2009

    New Delhi: Every slumdog has its day and this one's fortunately doesn't seem to end. Slumdog Millionaire continues its winning spree picking up seven BAFTA awards on Sunday night. ...
  • Slumdog win opportunity of a lifetime: Anil Kapoor February 10, 2009

    Anil Kapoor and Resul Pookutty spoke to CNNIBN about Slumdog... sweeping the BAFTAs CNNIBN: Seven more awards added to the Slumdog... kitty. How does it feel? Anil Kapoor: It was great for India yesterday, and then of course it was great for the movie because we got seven BAFTAs. Best picture...
  • Slumdog does it again, wins 7 BAFTA awards February 9, 2009

    London: Slumdog Millionaire yet again emerged as the winner. This time it bagged seven BAFTA awards. The movie was nominated in 11 categories. Even the steady downpour and freezing temperature in London couldn't dampen the spirits of the Slumdog Millionaire team, which swept the BAFTA awards with as many as...
  • BAFTA in kitty, Rahman gears up for Big O February 9, 2009

    New Delhi: After bagging the prestigious BAFTA award for the Best Music Score for Slumdog Millionaire, music maestro A R Rahman is now waiting for the Big O the Oscars. Its a perspective according to the film. Every score is according to a film and what is does to it....
  • AR Rahman, Resul Pookutty win BAFTA Award February 9, 2009

    London: Adding yet another feather in his cap, music maestro Allah Rakha Rahman on Sunday bagged the BAFTA Award in the best music score category for Slumdog Millionaire at a gala event in London. After becoming the first Indian to win the Golden Globe and getting a triple Oscar nomination in...
  • Slumdog Millionaire's fairytale journey continues February 9, 2009

    London: Ragstoriches story Slumdog Millionaire continued its fairytale journey on Sunday, winning seven prizes, including best picture, at the British Academy Film Awards and sealing its place as favourite for the Oscars later this month. Kate Winslet and Mickey Rourke also gained Oscar momentum with acting wins Winslet for...
  • Hollywood stars shine at BAFTA Awards February 9, 2009

    London: Hollywood stars shone amid a dreary London drizzle on Sunday at the British Academy Film Awards the UK version of the Oscars. Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Meryl Streep, Robert Downey Jr. and Mickey Rourke were among the big names who walked a damp red carpet before the glitzy ceremony...
  • Slumdog Millionaire sweeps BAFTA Awards February 9, 2009

    London: Slumdog Millionaire swept the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards 2009 winning seven awards from the 11 categories it was nominated in. Slumdog Millionaire won awards in the following categories: Best Film, Best Director (Danny Boyle), Best Adapted Screenplay (Simon Beaufoy), Best Music (AR Rahman), Best Editing...
  • Photogallery: BAFTA red carpet royalty February 9, 2009

    The British Academy Film Awards take place at The Royal Opera House in London, England on Sunday, February 8, 2009. ...
  • Bafta nominees: Slumdog leads the pack | Images February 8, 2009

    New Delhi: With just hours left for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards to be announced, here's a quick look at the key nominees. Leading the race this year is Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millioniare. After sweeping several other awards including the Critics Choice and Golden Globe...
  • Bookies keeping high hopes on Slumdog for BAFTA February 8, 2009

    London: With the Bafta Awards all set to take place in London on Sunday, all eyes are on Danny Boyles Slumdog Millionaire. This movie based on Mumbai slum has swept every award this season. Bookies in London are also positive that Slumdog Millionaire will definitely win a BAFTA this year as...
  • In pics: Preparing for BAFTA Awards 2009 February 8, 2009

    The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is a British charity that hosts annual awards shows for excellence in film, television, television craft, video games and forms of animation. They are often cited as a British equivalent to the Oscars. This year many Indians are also looking forward...
  • BAFTA's special, happens once in lifetime: Anil Kapoor February 8, 2009

    Slumdog Millionaire is nominated in 11 categories at the Bafta Awards. ...