Shock as Mandela actors fail to secure BAFTA nominations

2014-01-09 17:00

Idris Elba has joked he will fly into a rage as his Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom co-star Naomie Harris was snubbed for a BAFTA award.

Ben Affleck spies on Argo audience

2013-02-12 17:27

Ben Affleck admits he loves to sneak into cinemas to watch how audiences react to his Oscar-nominated movie Argo.

Argo wins best film at BAFTAs

2013-02-11 08:58

Ben Affleck's Iran hostage drama Argo has won the best film prize at the British Academy Film Awards in a further boost for Affleck ahead of the Oscars later this month.

Baftas laud Life of Pi, Argo, Lincoln

2013-01-09 11:32

Historical biopic Lincoln leads the race for the British Academy Film Awards, with 10 nominations at the UK equivalent of the Oscars.

Meryl Streep, The Artist rule BAFTAs

2012-02-13 07:25

Silent movie The Artist and continued its march towards Oscar glory after scooping top awards at the BAFTAs, the biggest night of the British film industry.

The Artist rules BAFTA nominations

2012-01-17 13:44

Oscar frontrunner The Artist and British spy film Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy lead the nominations for this year's British Academy Film Awards.

Scorsese to receive special BAFTA

2012-01-04 22:00

Director Martin Scorsese is to be given the BAFTA Fellowship for his contribution to film.

King's Speech wins big at Baftas

2011-02-14 07:45

Royal drama The King's Speech has been crowned the big winner at Britain's top film awards - a week before the Oscars.


Gravity leads BAFTA nominations

2014-01-08 14:42

Gravity is leading this year's BAFTA Film nominations with 11 nods, while American Hustle and 12 Years a Slave are both up for 10 awards.

Sugar Man closer to Oscar glory

2013-02-11 10:58

Musical documentary Searching for Sugar Man has secured its position as the favourite to win an Oscar after winning Best Documentary at the 2013 BAFTA Awards.

BAFTAs 2013: A list of winners

2013-02-11 06:52

The full list of winners of the 2013 British Academy Film Awards as announced at the Royal Opera House in London.

BAFTAs announce Rising Star nominees

2013-01-08 10:07

The British Academy of Film and Television Awards has revealed the five nominees for their prestigious Rising Star Award.

Miss Piggy to present at Baftas

2012-02-06 18:03

The organisers of the BAFTA film awards in Britain have unveiled Miss Piggy as one of the show's hosts, promising spiky questions for Hollywood stars.

BAFTAs name all-male Rising Star list

2012-01-12 15:31

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts unveiled an all-male shortlist for its 2012 Rising Star Award , including Thor actors Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston.

2011 BAFTA winners

2011-02-14 11:29

A list of all the winners at the 2011 Orange British Academy Film Awards.

District 9 gets 7 nominations

2010-01-21 10:41

South African alien thriller District 9 has received seven nominations, including Best Director for the British Academy Film Awards.

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