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'1917' wins big at Baftas to take pole position for Oscars

Feb 03, 2020 - 8:19 AM

The World War I movie wins 7 awards, including Best Film and Best Director for Sam Mendes

British director Sam Mendes poses with the award for a Director for his work on the film '1917' at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London on February 2, 2020. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP)

'Joker' leads the pack at Bafta awards

Feb 02, 2020 - 11:13 AM

The movie starring Joaquin Phoenix has 11 nominations, but Sam Mendes' World War movie '1917' is the favorite to win the best film and best director categories

BOX OFFICE RECORD. 'Joker' takes the cake for the biggest October release in North America so far. Photo from Joker's Instagram account

'Joker' leads Britain's BAFTAs with 11 nominations

Jan 07, 2020 - 6:55 PM

The story of Batman's main villain earns 11 nominations for Britain's showpiece film awards, including Best Film

'Life-changing moment': Filipino filmmaker wins BAFTA film grant

Jul 14, 2019 - 1:15 PM

Drama del Rosario hopes his documentary would help eliminate the stigma surrounding mental health and sexual assault, especially involving male survivors

WIN. Student documentary filmmaker Drama Del Rosario was one of the two winners of the inaugural BAFTA-GSA Commissioning Grant for his film 'I'm Okay (And Neither Are You)'. Photo by Lan Nguyen.

Netflix's 'Roma' takes Bafta glory

Feb 11, 2019 - 7:23 AM

The success of 'Roma' dented expectations of a clean sweep by 'The Favourite'

OSCAR BUZZ TOO? Alfonso Cuaron's 'Roma' wins best film and best director at the Baftas. Screenshot from YouTube/Netflix

Olivia Colman's queen tipped for Bafta success

Feb 10, 2019 - 11:22 AM

Olivia Colman is up against Glenn Close and Lady Gaga for the Best Actress award at the British Bafta awards

Baftas 2018: And they wore black

Feb 19, 2018 - 9:56 AM

Stars arrive at British Academy of Film and Television Awards 2018 wearing black to show support for the #MeToo and Time's Up campaign

'Three Billboards' tops Baftas as 'Time's Up' campaign shares stage

Feb 19, 2018 - 8:03 AM

'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' captures 5 Baftas in an emotionally charged ceremony that featured fashion and rhetoric in support of the fight against sexual harassment

WINNERS. British-Irish filmmaker Martin McDonagh (L), producer Peter Czernin (2L), US actor Sam Rockwell, and British producer Graham Broadbent (R) pose with citation reader US actress Frances McDormand (2R) after receiving the award for Best Film for 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri' at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London on February 18, 2018. Ben Stanstall/AFP

FOTO: Dari malam penganugerahan 'BAFTA 2017'

Feb 13, 2017 - 9:44 AM

BAFTA 2017 digelar di Royal Albert Hall London Minggu 12 Februari atau Senin 13 Februari waktu Indonesia

Emma Stone membawa pulang piala 'BAFTA 2017' untuk kategori Leading Actress. Foto dari akun Instagram BAFTA.

DAFTAR LENGKAP: Pemenang ajang 'BAFTA 2017'

Feb 13, 2017 - 9:20 AM

La La Land sukses meraih lima piala

Para pemenang 'BAFTA 2016', di antaranya Leonardo DiCaprio dan Alejandro G. Inarritu, pemeran utama dan sutradara film 'The Revenant'. Foto dari akun Facebook BAFTA.

'La La Land' picks up 5 British Bafta awards

Feb 13, 2017 - 7:29 AM

UPDATED The glamorous ceremony was woven with political messages

US film producers Fred Berger (4L), Jordan Horowitz (4R) and Marc Platt (2R) pose with the award for Best Film for 'La La Land', alongiside US actress Emma Stone (C), US director Damien Chazelle (3R), Swedish cinematographer Linus Sandgre (3L), US composer Justin Hurwitz (5R), with award presenters Noomi Rapace (L) and Tom Hiddleston (R) at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London on February 12, 2017. Ben Stanstall/AFP

'La La Land' sweeps nominations at Baftas

Jan 10, 2017 - 11:43 PM

La La Land is nominated for 11 awards while Arrival and Nocturnal Animals receive 9 nominations each

Photo from Facebook/ La La Land

Daftar nominasi lengkap 'BAFTA 2017'

Jan 10, 2017 - 5:07 PM

La La Land kembali mendominasi dengan 11 nominasi

Para pemenang 'BAFTA 2016', di antaranya Leonardo DiCaprio dan Alejandro G. Inarritu, pemeran utama dan sutradara film 'The Revenant'. Foto dari akun Facebook BAFTA.

Daftar lengkap pemenang BAFTA Awards 2016

Feb 15, 2016 - 12:12 PM

The Revenant sukses memborong lima penghargaan termasuk kategori Film Terbaik

Aktor Leonardo DiCaprio usai mendapatkan penghargaan Aktor Terbaik pada BAFTA Awards, 14 Februari 2016. Foto oleh Andy Rain/EPA

'The Revenant' sweeps Britain's Baftas with 3 top awards

Feb 15, 2016 - 10:31 AM

The movie wins Best Director Best Film and Best Actor for Leonardo DiCaprio

epa05161486 Presenter Tom Cruise (L) poses with the winners of the Best Film award, (L-R) Mary Parent, Alejandro Inarritu, Steve Golin, Keith Redmon and Leonardo DiCaprio for 'The Reverent' during the 69th annual British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Opera House in London, Britain, 14 February 2016. The ceremony is hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA). EPA/ANDY RAIN

FULL LIST: Nominees, BAFTAs 2016

Jan 08, 2016 - 11:35 PM

Carol and Bridge of Spies get the most number of nominations

BAFTA 2016. 'The Danish Girl,' 'Inside Out,' and 'Carol' are among the nominees for this year's awards. Photos courtesy of Disney-Pixar, screengrab from Facebook/Carol the Movie

FULL LIST: Winners, BAFTAs 2015

Feb 09, 2015 - 6:26 AM

Awards season continues with the BAFTAs

EDDIE. Eddie Redmayne bags the Best Actor award at the BAFTAs for his role in 'The Theory of Everything.'

FULL LIST: Nominees, BAFTAs 2015

Jan 10, 2015 - 10:54 PM

The Grand Budapest Hotel Birdman The Theory of Everything and The Imitation Game lead in nominations

See the looks: Red Carpet at the BAFTA Awards 2014

Feb 17, 2014 - 9:47 AM

See the stars who dazzled on the Britain s Bafta red carpet

BAFTA RED CARPET. Hollywood stars dazzle. Photos by Andrew Cowie/Agence France-Presse

FULL LIST: Winners in Britain's BAFTA Awards 2014

Feb 17, 2014 - 7:19 AM

Steve McQueen s 12 Years A Slave takes home the top prize

BEST ACTOR. Chiwetel Ejiofor poses with the award for a leading actor for his work on the film '12 Years a Slave'. Photo by Carl Court/Agence France-Presse

FULL LIST: Nominees in Britain's BAFTA Awards 2014

Feb 16, 2014 - 10:01 AM

Gravity has 11 nods; 12 Years a Slave American Hustle are each nominated in 10 categories; Captain Phillips has 9 nods

BAFTA. A hotel butler polishes the masks that are awarded to winners at the BAFTA. Photo by Carl Court/Agence France-Presse

'Gravity' and '12 Years A Slave' lead BAFTA race

Jan 08, 2014 - 9:05 PM

UPDATED Gravity received 11 nominations while the Oscar tipped 12 Years A Slave got 10 in this year s British Academy of Film and Television Arts BAFTA Awards

THE BRITISH OSCARS. The BAFTAs are happening on February 16 in London. Photo from the BAFTA Facebook page

Taylor-Johnson to direct '50 Shades' film

Jun 20, 2013 - 8:09 AM

EL James characters and vivid storytelling require a director who is willing to take risks and push the envelope where needed

PERFECT FIT. Sam Taylor-Johnson and husband Aaron at the Royal World Premiere of 'Skyfall' in London (October 2012)

Entertainment wRap: The Stones' sold-out tour, the Queen's Bafta

Apr 07, 2013 - 4:37 PM

The Stones sell expensive gig tickets in minutes and Queen Elizabeth II receives an honorary Bafta read more about this week s Entertainment stories

Seth MacFarlane not doing Oscars again

Feb 27, 2013 - 7:13 AM

The Family Guy and Ted creator said he had a lotta fun to have done it

NEVER AGAIN. 85th Oscars host Seth MacFarlane says 'no way' to hosting the event again. Photo from Facebook

WINNERS: The 85th Oscar Awards

Feb 25, 2013 - 11:30 AM

The COMPLETE list of Oscar winners is here

CONGRATULATIONS! Here is the Oscar winners' list updated as it happens. Photo by Davidlohr Bueso

Hollywood set for unpredictable Oscars

Feb 25, 2013 - 6:34 AM

Rappler live blogs the event as it happens

HOW WILL HE FARE? A poster of support for host Seth MacFarlane at the Dolby Theater. Photo from The Oscars 2013 - 85th Academy Awards Facebook page

HIGHLIGHTS: The 85th Academy Awards

Feb 25, 2013 - 5:46 AM

Today s the day we find out the big winners of the awards season

THIS IS IT. The 85th Oscars are one of the 'most unpredictable' in awards season history. Who will tonight's big winners be and what will they be wearing? Keep posted! Image from The Oscars 2013 - 85th Academy Awards Facebook page

Oscar predictions: Best Picture

Feb 24, 2013 - 2:10 PM

Less than 16 hours to the Oscars Are you ready for the biggest Hollywood event of the year?

WHO’S THAT GIRL? Quvenzhané Wallis as the tender yet tough ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ child. Photo from the movie’s Facebook page

'Twilight' is Razzies worst of 2012

Feb 24, 2013 - 1:23 PM

Twilight wins almost ALL the awards What do Twi hards have to say?

NO LOVE LOST. Kristen Stewart wins Worst Actress for two films. Image from the 'Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2' Facebook page

Oscar predictions: Best Actress

Feb 24, 2013 - 12:50 PM

Does Jessica Chastain have it in the bag? Or will awards season Best Actress sweeper Jennifer Lawrence get it? Here s what our experts think

MAGNIFICENT MAYA. Controversial or not, 'Zero Dark Thirty' would not have been the same without Jessica Chastain. Photo from the 'Zero Dark Thirty' Facebook page

Interesting facts about the Oscars

Feb 24, 2013 - 12:15 PM

George Clooney joins Warren beatty as the only person having been nominated for best picture directing acting and screenwriting while John Williams has more nominations than any other person

ALMOST THERE. Rappler live blogs the 85th Oscar Awards on Monday, February 25 at 5:30am

WINNERS: 28th Film Independent Spirit Awards

Feb 24, 2013 - 12:04 PM

The final countdown to the Oscars begins with the Film Independent Spirit Awards

FOUR AWARDS MORE. 'Silver Linings Playbook' is the big winner at the 28th Film Independent Spirit Awards. Photo from the 'Silver Linings Playbook' Facebook page

Oscar predictions: Best Actor

Feb 23, 2013 - 3:15 PM

Our experts are unanimous: it should go to Daniel Day Lewis Do you agree?

BELOVED HONEST ABE. Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln on the cover of a TIME Magazine issue that was released before the US Presidential Elections in 2012. Photo from the official 'Lincoln' Facebook page

Oscar predictions: Best Director

Feb 22, 2013 - 8:26 PM

Snubs underdogs and Best Director nominees

SNUBBED. Ben Affleck deserves the Oscar Best Director award. If only. Photo from the Ben Affleck Facebook page

Unforgettable Oscar moments

Feb 22, 2013 - 4:09 PM

The Oscar awards have had its share of memorable moments

Flashback: Oscar Best Picture winners

Feb 22, 2013 - 3:02 PM

Let s go back and check out the winners of the last 20 years

HEART OF THE OCEAN. Kate Winslet's most memorable scene in the 1998 Oscar Best Picture, 'Titanic.' Photo from the 'Titanic' Facebook page

The story of Oscar the statuette

Feb 22, 2013 - 2:10 PM

Here s the his story of the Oscar trophy

UNCLE OSCAR. The Oscar award has been through quite a metamorphosis. Image from The Oscars 2013 - 85th Academy Awards Facebook page

Oscar predictions: Best Original Screenplay

Feb 21, 2013 - 7:01 PM

Original screenplay ideas are priceless and the best one deserves the Oscar

SPAGHETTI WESTERN OR TERRORISM? Our experts say it's between Quentin Tarantino for 'Django Unchained' and Mark Boal for 'Zero Dark Thirty.' But Wes Anderson and the others can still pull a surprise. Photo from the Quentin Tarantino Facebook fan page

Oscar predictions: Best Supporting Actor

Feb 20, 2013 - 7:50 PM

Will it be Christoph Waltz or Tommy Lee Jones again? Or Alan Arkin? We ll find out on February 24

IT COULD BE ARKIN. For Francis Quina, Alan Arkin was easily the 'best actor' in 'Argo.' Photo from the 'Argo' Facebook page

Oscar predictions: Best Supporting Actress

Feb 19, 2013 - 6:02 PM

Anne Hathaway swept the Best Supporting Actress award this awards season — so far But is that a guarantee that she will get the Oscar?

WILL SHE PULL A SURPRISE? Anne Hathaway has won the awards so far, but Sally Field's Mary Todd might just snag it at the Oscars on February 24 (February 25 Manila time). Photo from 20th Century Fox

'Zero Dark Thirty', 'Argo' win at Writers Guild Awards

Feb 18, 2013 - 11:11 PM

The 4th to the last awards event of the season gives nods to season favorites

HONORING THE WRITERS. The Writers Guild Awards honor the people behind winning screenplays and scripts. Screen grab from YouTube (Apelsin Ka)

Oscar predictions: Best Animated Feature Film

Feb 18, 2013 - 8:14 PM

As we countdown to the Academy Awards on February 24 our experts dish on who may emerge the big winners

MAY THE BEST CARTOON WIN. 'Brave' won the Golden Globe, but the Oscar could go to 'Wreck-It-Ralph.' Image from the 'Brave' Facebook page

Homestretch: 2013 Awards season

Feb 15, 2013 - 9:03 AM

As we round up the awards season we take a look at the ceremonies we’ll have this week Prepare for the grand shebang

LAST TWO WEEKS. Will the awards season winners so far also win big as the Oscars? We'll find out on February 24! Image from The Oscars 2013 - 85th Academy Awards Facebook page

'Les Mis', 'Argo' triumph in BAFTAs

Feb 11, 2013 - 5:54 AM

Here is the complete list of winners in the British Academy of Film and Television Arts

SMOOTH, NO FRILLS. Despite the rain that drenched stars on the red carpet, the program was problem free. Photo from the BAFTA Facebook page


Feb 11, 2013 - 1:39 AM

Rappler live blogs the biggest awards event in British entertainment

THE BRITISH OSCARS. The BAFTAs are happening on February 10 at 9pm in London (February 11, 5am Manila time). Photo from the BAFTA Facebook page

Jessica Sanchez performs at BAFTA

Nov 09, 2012 - 11:24 AM

PinoyPride reaches the BAFTAs

THE NIGHT'S DARLING. Jessica Sanchez looking sexy at the red carpet. Screen grab from YouTube (TheWorldmonitortv)

'The Artist' leads BAFTA winners

Feb 13, 2012 - 9:34 AM

Film wins 7 awards including best film best director best actor

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