Bafta

  • 'Strictly Come Dancing' to get special BAFTA honour 21-03-2014 10:49 AM

    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...
  • Watch: Winners of the 2014 BAFTA awards 17-02-2014 11:51 PM

    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 17-02-2014 06:20 PM

    Los Angeles: Celebrity couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie stunned the red carpet at the 2014 BAFTA Awards wearing matching tuxedos. The 38-year-old 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 09-01-2014 09:44 AM

    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...
  • 'Rush' nominated for four BAFTA awards 08-01-2014 05:25 PM

    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...
  • 'Gravity' leads BAFTA nominations with 11 nods 08-01-2014 02:15 PM

    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...
  • I want to direct: Scarlett Johansson 31-12-2013 05:02 PM

    London: Actress Scarlett Johansson says she has bought the rights to several books in hopes of becoming a film director one day. The 29-year-old BAFTA Award-winning actress said presently she is allured by different forms of art, reported Contactmusic. "I want to get into directing and I will at some...
  • BAFTA Awards 2013: Ben Affleck's 'Argo' gets Best Film, Best Director 11-02-2013 09:59 AM

    Tom Hooper's 'Les Miserables' won four awards, including Best Supporting Actress for Anne Hathaway. ...
  • Hollywood Royalty meets British Royalty 10-07-2011 07:56 PM

    Los Angeles: Quoting from "The King's Speech," the Oscar-winning movie about his great-grandfather, Prince William projected his royal voice on Saturday to woo the Hollywood power crowd in a bid with wife Kate to promote young British talent. He in black tie, she in a pleated lavender Alexander McQueen gown,...
  • Rahman loses BAFTA 14-02-2011 11:38 AM

    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...
  • The King's Speech sweeps BAFTA, Rahman loses 14-02-2011 07:05 AM

    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...
  • 'Harry Potter' franchise to be honoured at BAFTA 04-02-2011 07:19 PM

    Los Angeles: The Harry Potter film franchise will be honoured at the British Academy of Film and Television Awards (BAFTA) for its outstanding contribution to cinema. "I am thrilled that the Harry Potter film series is being honoured with this award," aceshowbiz.com quoted actor Daniel Radcliffe, who played the title...
  • Rahman gets BAFTA nomination 18-01-2011 03:54 PM

    Oscar-winning 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...
  • Brit film honours for Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek 10-03-2010 05:22 PM

    Actress gets lifetime achievement award from BAFTA. ...
  • Avatar shares nomination lead on BAFTA shortlist 21-01-2010 04:07 PM

    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 extra-terrestrial film District 9 with seven nominations. Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds...
  • Watch: Industry reacts on Rahman's and Hussain's win 10-02-2009 10:38 PM

    Both won awards at BAFTA and Grammy awards respectively. ...
  • How Slumdog emerged the hot fave this year 10-02-2009 02:50 AM

    Every slumdog has its day, this one's doesn't seem to end. ...
  • Slumdog's feel good story makes it so popular: Boyle 09-02-2009 12:07 PM

    The film's director believes that his film has struck a chord with everyone. ...