British Academy Film Awards

LONDON | The Latest: ‘Roma” gets best picture at British film awards

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British Academy Film Awards (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Alfonso Cuaron’s lyrical “Roma” has been named best picture at the British Academy Film Awards. It bested “The Favourite,” which bookies had favored to win the top prize at Britain’s equivalent of the Oscars. Cuaron thanked Netflix for backing … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: ‘Roma” gets best picture at British film awards

LONDON | ‘The Favourite’ named best UK film at British Academy Awards

LONDON(AP)  — Tragicomic royal drama “The Favourite” was crowned the year’s best U.K. film at Sunday’s British Academy Film awards, in front of an audience studded with Hollywood stars and real British royalty. Yorgos Lanthimos’ period drama has a total of 12 nominations for the U.K. equivalent of the Oscars. Star Olivia Colman has already … Continue reading LONDON | ‘The Favourite’ named best UK film at British Academy Awards

LONDON | The Latest: Nominees walk red carpet to British film awards

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British Academy Film Awards (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Stars have begun arriving on the red carpet at London’s Royal Albert Hall for the British Academy Film Awards, Among them: Amy Adams, a supporting actress nominee for “Vice,” best-actress nominee Viola Davis of “Widows” and Glenn Close, a … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: Nominees walk red carpet to British film awards

LONDON | Stars, royals gather for British Academy Film Awards

LONDON (AP) — Hollywood stars and British royalty are gathering in London for the British Academy Film Awards, where “The Favourite” is living up to its name by leading the race for trophies. The royal tragi-comedy has 12 nominations, including best picture, for the U.K. equivalent of the Oscars. Olivia Colman is favored to take … Continue reading LONDON | Stars, royals gather for British Academy Film Awards

LONDON | The Favourite’ leads race for British Academy Film Awards

LONDON —Jan 09, 2019— Wickedly funny royal comedy-drama “The Favourite” lived up to its name Wednesday, leading the race for the British Academy Film Awards. Yorgos Lanthimos’ film received 12 nominations for the U.K. equivalent of the Oscars, including best film, best director and best actress, for Olivia Colman. Colman won a Golden Globe on … Continue reading LONDON | The Favourite’ leads race for British Academy Film Awards

LONDON | ‘The Favourite’ leads race for British Academy Film Awards

LONDON  —Jan 09, 2019—Royal comedy-drama “The Favourite” is living up to its name, leading the race for the British Academy Film Awards. Yorgos Lanthimos‘ film has 12 nominations for Britain’s equivalent of the Oscars, including best picture and best actress, for Olivia Colman. Colman won a Golden Globe Sunday for her performance as Britain’s 18th-century … Continue reading LONDON | ‘The Favourite’ leads race for British Academy Film Awards

The Latest: Red carpet at British film awards sees black

LONDON /February 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the British Academy Film Awards (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Stars are starting to arrive for the British Academy Film Awards at London’s Royal Albert Hall. Apart from some brightly clad Cirque du Soleil entertainers, the dress code on the red carpet is black. Many female … Continue reading The Latest: Red carpet at British film awards sees black