The Favourite leads the race with 12 nominations.
On Sunday 10th February, the Royal Albert Hall will once again play host to the biggest names in Film ahead of this years BAFTA’s. Joanna Lumley will host the prestigious award ceremony for the second year running and today, the official BAFTA nominations have been released.
It is without doubt one of the biggest events in the cinematic calendar, and has often been called the British Oscars, and traditionally, the films that do well at the BAFTA’s subsequently take home the Academy Award later on in the month. This year, The Favourite, starring Olivia Colman, Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz leads the nominations with 12 BAFTA nods, with Bryan Singer’s Bohemian Rhapsody, Damien Chazelle’s First Man, Bradley Cooper’s A Star Is Born and Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma all tied with 7 nominations apiece. Vice, starring Christian Bale, who is also nominated for Best Actor is up for 6 awards and Spike Lee’s Blackkklansman is up for 5 BAFTA’s, including Best Film.
Here is our pick of the nominations for the 2019 BAFTA Film Awards:
BLACKkKLANSMAN, THE FAVOURITE, GREEN BOOK, ROMA, A STAR IS BORN
Outstanding British Film:
BEAST, BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY, THE FAVOURITE, MCQUEEN, STAN AND OLLIE
GLENN CLOSE– The Wife, LADY GAGA– A Star Is Born, MELISSA MCCARTHY– Can You Ever Forgive Me?, OLIVIA COLMAN– The Favourite, VIOLA DAVIS– Widows
BRADLEY COOPER– A Star Is Born, CHRISTIAN BALE– Vice, RAMI MALEK– Bohemian Rhapsody, STEVE COOGAN– Stan And Ollie, VIGGO MORTENSEN– Green Book
AMY ADAMS– Vice, CLAIRE FOY– First Man, EMMA STONE– The Favourite, MARGOT ROBBIE– Mary Queen Of Scots, RACHEL WEISZ- The Favourite
ADAM DRIVER– Blackkklansman, MAHERSHALA ALI– The Green Book, RICHARD E. GRANT- Can You Ever Forgive Me?, SAM ROCKWELL– Vice, TIMOTHÉE CHALAMET– Beautiful Boy
SPIKE LEE- Blackkklansman, PAWEŁ PAWLIKOWSKI– Cold War, YORGOS LANTHIMOS– The Favourite, ALFONSO CUARÓN– Roma, BRADLEY COOPER– A Star Is Born
JANUSZ GŁOWACKI, PAWEŁ PAWLIKOWSKI– Cold War, DEBORAH DAVIS, TONY MCNAMARA– The Favourite, BRIAN CURRIE, PETER FARRELLY, NICK VALLELONGA– Green Book, ALFONSO CUARÓN– Roma, ADAM MCKAY– Vice
NEWTON THOMAS SIGEL– Bohemian Rhapsody, ŁUKASZ ŻAL– Cold War, ROBBIE RYAN– The Favourite, LINUS SANDGREN– First Man, ALFONSO CUARÓN– Roma
BRAD BIRD, JOHN WALKER- Incredibles 2, WES ANDERSON, JEREMY DAWSON– Isle of Dogs, BOB PERSICHETTI, PETER RAMSEY, RODNEY ROTHMAN, PHIL LORD– Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse
EE Rising Star:
BARRY KEOGHAN, CYNTHIA ERIVO, JESSIE BUCKLEY, LAKEITH STANFIELD, LETITIA WRIGHT
To find out all the nominations, head to the BAFTA website where you can also vote for who you think should take home the EE Rising Star award.