BAFTA

  • Nimrat Kaur: Attending BAFTAs was a surreal experience February 10, 2015

    London: Indian actress Nimrat Kaur says sharing space with Hollywood stars at the BAFTA awards was an unforgettable experience of her life.Nimrat's epistolary romance "The Lunchbox", co-starring actor Irrfan Khan, was in the race in non-English best film category at the 68th edition of the awards. It, however, lost to...
  • Look of the day: We are swooning over what Nimrat Kaur wore for BAFTAs 2015 February 9, 2015

    She has suddenly become our red carpet favourite. Call it the magic her international red carpet appearances, she has certainly upped her style stakes. And at the BAFTAs 2015 red carpet, she was certainly not someone to go unnoticed in a hot-pink Georges Hobeika gown. The actress glided...
  • 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...
  • David Beckham to present BAFTA Award February 5, 2015

    London: Retired English footballer David Beckham will take to the stage at the BAFTA Awards ceremony along with actors Henry Cavill and Julie Walters to hand out an allocade Sunday. Actors Holliday Grainger, Mark Strong and Martin Freeman will also attend the star-studded EE British Academy Film and Television Awards (BAFTA)...
  • Baftas 2015: Complete list of nominations January 29, 2015

    Here's the complete list of nominees for this year. BEST FILM Birdman Boyhood The Grand Budapest Hotel The Imitation Game The Theory of Everything OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM '71 The Imitation Game Paddington Pride The Theory of Everything Under the Skin DIRECTOR Alejandro G. Iñárritu -Birdman Richard Linklater - Boyhood Wes Anderson - The Grand Budapest Hotel James Marsh - The Theory of Everything Damien Chazelle - Whiplash ORIGINAL...
  • Happy that our faith in Ritesh Batra and 'The Lunchbox' is paying off so beautifully: Guneet Monga on the film's BAFTA nomination January 11, 2015

    Mumbai: Guneet Monga, one of the producers of 'The Lunchbox', says the movie's nomination in the Film Not in the English Language category of the British Academy Film Awards 2015, is a reassurance that quality content always pays off. 'The Lunchbox', directed by Ritesh Batra, is said to have become 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. ...
  • Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie wear matching outfits at 2014 BAFTA Awards February 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Celebrity couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie stunned the red carpet at the 2014 BAFTA Awards wearing matching tuxedos. The 38yearold actress and Pitt, 50 who are parents to three adopted kids Maddox, Pax, Zahara, and three biological children, Shiloh, Knox, and Vivienne surprised everyone with...
  • BAFTA 2014: The complete list of nominees January 9, 2014

    British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the nominations on Wednesday and Sandra Bullock starrer 'Gravity' has received the maximum nominations followed by '12 Years a Slave'. Here is the complete list of nominees. Best Film 12 Years a Slave American Hustle Captain Phillips Gravity Philomena Outstanding British Film Gravity Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Philomena Rush Saving Mr. Banks The Selfish Giant Outstanding...
  • 'Rush' nominated for four BAFTA awards January 8, 2014

    London: Biographical motorsports drama film Rush has been nominated for four British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards, including the Outstanding British Film category. The film is based on the famous rivalry of former Formula 1 World Champions Niki Lauda and James Hunt during the 1976 Grand Prix season. Daniel...
  • 'Gravity' leads BAFTA nominations with 11 nods January 8, 2014

    London: Space thriller 'Gravity' and unflinching slavery saga '12 Years a Slave' are among leading contenders for the Academy Film Awards, Britain's equivalent of the Oscars. 'Gravity' has nominations in 11 categories, including best picture and lead actress, for Sandra Bullock. '12 Years' star Chiwetel Ejiofor and director Steve McQueen had 10...
  • I want to direct: Scarlett Johansson December 31, 2013

    London: Actress Scarlett Johansson says she has bought the rights to several books in hopes of becoming a film director one day. The 29yearold BAFTA Awardwinning actress said presently she is allured by different forms of art, reported Contactmusic. "I want to get into directing and I will at some...
  • Anne Hathaway booed at the BAFTAs for arriving late February 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Anne Hathaway returned home with a trophy at the BAFTA awards but the actress reveals that things did not go well for her initially as she was booed by her fans for arriving late. Hathaway, who has been all the awards in the best supporting category for her role...
  • 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. ...
  • Ben Affleck's 'Argo' wins best film at BAFTA February 11, 2013

    London: Iranhostage drama 'Argo' continued its journey from awardsseason outsider to favorite Sunday, winning three prizes, including bestpicture, at the British Academy Film Awards. Ben Affleck was named best director for the basedonreality story of a longshot plan to rescue a group of American diplomats from Iran after the 1979 Islamic...
  • Globes are not really a judgement on the best artistic films: Sudhish Kamath January 15, 2013

    The Hindu's film critic Sudhish Kamath joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the Golden Globe Awards. Q. Hey... Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master, amid being hailed as one of the year's best by many critics, did not even get a single award. Do you think it's because of its commercial...
  • 'Lincoln' leads the BAFTA race with 10 nominations January 9, 2013

    London: 'Lincoln', the story of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln's battle to end slavery starring Daniel DayLewis in the title role, won 10 BAFTA nominations on Wednesday, putting it ahead of the pack at Britain's top film honours. The biopic was shortlisted in categories including best film, actor, supporting actor (Tommy Lee...
  • 'Life of Pi' star Suraj Sharma nominated for BAFTA January 8, 2013

    London: 'Life of Pi' lead star Suraj Sharma is the only male actor nominated for the BAFTA Rising Star award this year. The Indian actor is nominated alongside British actresses Juno Temple, Andrea Riseborough, Elizabeth Olsen and Alicia Vikander in the running for the award recognising new talent in the...
  • I'm very tough on myself: Oscar nominee Dujardin February 17, 2012

    Mumbai: Labelled as France's answer to George Clooney, Jean Dujardin talks about dealing with the unprecedented success of 'The Artist' and being rather tough on himself. He has already won the BAFTA and the Golden Globe this year for his outstanding performance in Michel Hazanavicius' 'The Artist'. Now, all eyes will...
  • 'The Artist' named best picture at BAFTA February 13, 2012

    London: Silent movie 'The Artist' had a night to shout about Sunday, winning seven prizes including best picture at the British Academy Film Awards. Britain's equivalent of the Oscars rewarded the French homage to old Hollywood over a homegrown favorite, espionage thriller 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy'. 'The Artist', a blackandwhite picture that...
  • 'Dhobi Ghat' out of BAFTA race January 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Kiran Rao's directorial debut 'Dhobi Ghat' featured in the BAFTA Longlist in Film Not in the English Language category, but it has failed to make it to the top five list for the prestigious international award. Set in Mumbai during the monsoon season, the movie revolves around intertwined lives...
  • 'Artist' leads BAFTA nominations with 12 nods January 17, 2012

    London: Blackandwhite silent movie 'The Artist' scooped 12 nominations at the BAFTA with the Golden Globe winners George Clooney and Meryl Streep leading in acting categories. The French movie, a tribute to silent era of filmmaking, has been nominated for the best film, actor, actress, director and original screenplay by the...