The big winners from the 2015 BAFTA Awards

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It was a night of high passion, unexpected kisses and impromptu tears as the 2015 BAFTA Awards went down in London's Covent Garden. Host Stephen Fry got proceedings underway with a slight blunder (calling Patricia Arquette by her sister Rosanna's name) but was otherwise suave, at one point sharing an enthusiastic embrace with Cuba Gooding Jr, who was presenting at the ceremony.

It was a great night for Boyhood, Richard Linklater's epic family drama, which won best film, best director and best supporting actress for Arquette (who gave a touching speech about the importance of love).

The Theory of Everything, the biopic based on the life of Professor Stephen Hawking, also had a lot to celebrate. It landed the outstanding British film award, as well as best actor for bookie's favourite Eddie Redmayne. Redmayne welled up with emotion as he tributed his BAFTA win to the incredible will of the film's muse Prof. Hawking, who was present at the awards with his family. The physicist received a standing ovation as he took to the stage to present a BAFTA with Felicity Jones.

And the brilliant Julianne Moore scooped the award for best actress for her haunting performance in Still Alice, the story of an academic diagnosed with early onset Alzheimers. She thanked her family - "the five Scottish women who poured love into me" - and especially her mum, for the honour.

Come see who else won what in all the major categories, below, and raise a toast to the finest cinematic talents around:

Click here to see all the red carpet highlights from the ceremony.

Best film

WINNER: Boyhood


The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Imitation Game

The Theory of Everything

Outstanding British film

WINNER: The Theory of Everything


The Imitation Game



The Theory of Everything

Under The Skin

Best actress

WINNER: Julianne Moore - Still Alice

Amy Adams - Big Eyes

Felicity Jones - The Theory of Everything

Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl

Reese Witherspoon - Wild

Best actor

WINNER: Eddie Redmayne - The Theory of Everything

Benedict Cumberbatch - The Imitation Game

Jake Gyllenhaal - Nightcrawler

Michael Keaton - Birdman

Ralph Fiennes - The Grand Budapest Hotel

Best supporting actress

WINNER: Patricia Arquette - Boyhood

Rene Russo - Nightcrawler

Keira Knightley - The Imitation Game

Imelda Staunton - Pride

Emma Stone - Birdman

Best supporting actor

WINNER: JK Simmons - Whiplash

Steve Carell - Foxcatcher

Ethan Hawke - Boyhood

Edward Norton - Birdman

Mark Ruffalo - Foxcatcher

JK Simmons - Whiplash


WINNER: Richard Linklater - Boyhood

Wes Anderson - Grand Budapest Hotel

Damian Chazelle - Whiplash

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu - Birdman

James Marsh - The Theory of Everything

Adapted screenplay

WINNER: The Theory of Everything - Anthony McCarten

American Sniper - Jason Hall

Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn

The Imitation Game - Graham Moore

Paddington - Paul King

The Theory of Everything - Anthony McCarten

Original screenplay

WINNER: The Grand Budapest Hotel - Wes Anderson

Birdman - Alejandro G. Inarritu, Nicolas Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris Jr, Armando Bo

Boyhood - Richard Linklater

The Grand Budapest Hotel - Wes Anderson

Nightcrawler - Dan Gilroy

Whiplash - Damien Chazelle

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