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Michaela Coel shares her “internal devastation” in searing Baftas speech

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  • Paul Mescal attends the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards 2021 at Television Centre on June 06, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
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    Why Paul Mescal’s Bafta win is such a big deal to so many

  • Jordan Banjo (L) and Ashley Banjo, accepting Virgin Medias Must-See Moment award for Diversity's performance on "Britain's Got Talent", pose in the Winners Room at the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards 2021 at Television Centre on June 6, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
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    Ashley Banjo’s powerful Baftas speech has set Twitter on fire, for good reason

  • Aimee Lou Wood, winner of the Best Female Comedy Performance award for her role in "Sex Education", poses in the Winners Room at the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards 2021 at Television Centre on June 6, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
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    Why Aimee Lou Wood’s “frantic” Baftas speech has won the hearts of viewers

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Rakie Ayola, winner of the Best Support Actress award for her role in "Anthony", poses in the Winners Room at the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards 2021 at Television Centre on June 6, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
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Rakie Ayola’s moving tribute to murdered teen Anthony Walker at the 2021 Baftas

“If you think for a second that you know anybody who thinks all they have is to take the life of another, do whatever you can to stop them.”

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Michaela Coel attends the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards 2021 at Television Centre on June 06, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images)
TV

How Michaela Coel honoured the “unsung heroes” of I May Destroy You

“This is me seeing you, and acknowledging all of you.”

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Michaela Coel in I May Destroy You.
TV

The Bafta Television Awards 2021 nominations have just been announced

See the full list of nominees...

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Baftas 2021: Bukky Bakray and Emerald Fennell
Film

6 truly standout moments from this year’s Bafta Film Awards

From searing speeches to Zoom no-shows.

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What so many missed in Rose Leslie’s “pregnancy announcement”

She’s got more important things to talk about than that “baby bump.”

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Fashion

Bafta TV Awards 2020: what the stars wore (not on the red carpet)

Including Daisy Edgar-Jones, Naomie Akie and Suranne Jones.

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Life

This is Fleabag’s best moment, according to the Bafta TV nominations

You can vote for your favourite television moment.

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Fashion

Is the red carpet repeat the last taboo in fashion?

Despite a sustainable style dress code, A-listers are still saying 'no' to new

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People

Why this documentary maker’s speech will leave you in tears

Renée Zellweger and Jon Snow became emotional watching her receive the Best Documentary award.

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People

Can we talk about the “worst dressed” on the Baftas red carpet?

The tabloids have named and shamed the worst fashion offenders. Here’s why that’s a problem.

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People

Cynthia Erivo will not be performing at the BAFTAs tonight. Here’s the important reason why

The Harriet star turned down an invitation to perform at the ceremony earlier this month.

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The soul-soothing film Maya Jama turns to when she needs a cathartic cry

We asked the presenter about her favourite films ahead of her history-making BAFTA appearance.

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Opinion

Yes, the CEO of BAFTA is right to be “disappointed” by this year’s film nominations

Every actor nominated for a BAFTA award is white, while no woman has been nominated for best director.

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Jane Fonda being arrested for protesting against climate change in Washington DC.
People

The internet is in love with this video of Jane Fonda accepting a BAFTA award while being arrested

“Thank you! I’m sorry I’m not there!” the actor shouted over the shoulders of the police.

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Life

All of Villanelle's iconic fashion looks (including the big pink dress) are coming to London

The Molly Goddard dress is about to be in touching distance!

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Sheridan Smith
Life

Sheridan Smith recalls “unbelievable distress” over “technical difficulties” Baftas joke

Graham Norton made comments about the star's mental health.

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Jodie Comer
Life

Jodie Comer got very drunk with Phoebe Waller-Bridge before her Killing Eve audition

We’ve all been there.

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Daisy May Cooper's Bafta trash dress
People

The inspiring reason Daisy May Cooper wore a trash dress to the Baftas

It was so much more than just a load of trash

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Hollie Richardson
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5 ways Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Killing Eve totally owned Bafta TV 2019

Jodie Comer and Fiona Shaw reunited with PWB - this is what happened

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People

The best A-list Instagrams from last night’s Grammys and Baftas

From celebrations of sisterhood to royal appearances

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