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Tag Archives: BAFTA

Nicole Kidman to host BAFTA career retrospective

HOLLYWOOD: Nicole Kidman will discuss her 35-year career at a special ‘BAFTA A Life in Pictures’ event. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced that the 51-year-old Australian actress will conduct an on-stage interview discussing her various acting achievements at BAFTA’s London headquarters in Piccadilly, on Wednesday ...

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The Shape of Water leads Baftas nominations

  LONDON: Guillermo del Toro’s fantasy film “The shape of Water” leads the nominations at Sunday’s Baftas, where Hollywood stars will again turn the red carpet black in solidarity with the #MeToo movement. The Cold War-era movie has 12 nominations, while crime drama “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” and “Darkest ...

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Time’s Up takes centre stage at the BAFTAs

LONDON: The 71st British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards were held last night at London’s Royal Albert Hall. A plethora of stars, including the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were in attendance at the ceremony where celebrities stood in solidarity with the #MeToo movement which took centre stage. ...

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British police investigating five Weinstein sex assault claims

British police are investigating five sexual assault allegations in total involving film producer Harvey Weinstein. Four new claims emerged on Sunday from two different people – with one claiming Weinstein assaulted her on three separate dates. These relate to alleged attacks in Westminster and Camden in 2010, 2011 and 2015.A ...

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First British-Pakistani wins best actor BAFTA

LONDON: British Pakistani actor Adeel Akhtar created history by becoming the first non-white male to win the best actor British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) award. The actor was recognised for his powerful depiction of a father, Shahzad, who murders his daughter in a so-called honour killing in ...

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‘La La Land’ wins big at Britain’s BAFTA awards

Emma Stone and Damien Chazelle hold their awards for ‘La La Land’ at the British Academy of Film and Television Awards (BAFTA) at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain. LONDON: La La Land won big at Britain’s main film awards as it scooped the prize for best film, while Emma ...

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