The nominations for this year’s BAFTAs are in…
For many of us, the annual BAFTA awards are the highlight of our TV calendar. Never mind the statement-making outfits gracing the red carpet, seeing more and more brilliant women take to the stage to scoop big is nothing short of inspiring.
This year’s BAFTAs looks set to be no different. From Viola Davis to Lady Gaga, a line-up of extremely talented women are being recognised as the academy announced its nominations for this year’s awards.
Take a look below to find out everything you need to know before February.
All of the women nominated:
A Star Is Born
Bradley Cooper, Bill Gerber, Lynette Howell Taylor
Outstanding British film:
Michael Pearce, Kristian Brodie, Lauren Dark, Ivana MacKinnon
Yorgos Lanthimos, Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney, Lee Magiday, Deborah Davis, Tony McNamara
You Were Never Really Here
Lynne Ramsay, Rosa Attab, Pascal Caucheteux, James Wilson
Outstanding debut by a British writer, director or producer
Leanne Welham (Writer/Director), Sophie Harman (Producer)
Ray & Liz
Richard Billingham (Writer/Director), Jacqui Davies (Producer)
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin
Julie Cohen, Betsy West
Three Identical Strangers
Tim Wardle, Grace Hughes-Hallett, Becky Read
Deborah Davis, Tony McNamara
Glenn Close, The Wife
Lady Gaga, A Star Is Born
Melissa McCarthy, Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Olivia Colman, The Favourite
Viola Davis, Widows
Amy Adams, Vice
Claire Foy, First Man
Emma Stone, The Favourite
Margot Robbie, Mary Queen of Scots
Rachel Weisz, The Favourite
Who’s hosting this year’s awards?
Just like last year, Joanna Lumley will be hosting the event – once again taking over from 12-time presenter Stephen Fry.
Additionally, Cirque de Soleil will also make a return appearance with another award-winning acrobatics performance.
Where and when are the awards taking place?
For the third year in a row, the awards will be held in Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 10 February.
Where to watch the awards live?
BBC One will broadcast the live ceremony.
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