Bafta Awards

Who's Expected On The BAFTAs Red Carpet?

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 12.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

This year's BAFTAs are almost upon us and the 2016 bash looks set to be the most star-studded yet with a whole host of huge A-list names set to walk t...

From the Page to the Screen - Why Some Books Make Great Films

Euan Hirst | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Entertainment
Euan Hirst

Why is there a huge reservoir of films based on books but rarely, if ever, an original movie that is subsequently turned into a novel? You may find a film-jacket edition on the shelves but never an original work. Books provide filmmakers with a solid foundation from which to start, and sometimes a track record of sales that suggests a ready-made audience.

Can Eddie Do The Double? This Year's BAFTA Nominations Are In!

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Entertainment

The BAFTA film nominations are in, and it looks like Eddie Redmayne and Leonardo DiCaprio are going to be battling it out for Best Lead Actor in the U...

Black Dresses Ruled BAFTA TV Awards And A Lorra Lace

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Style

The 2015 House of Fraser Bafta TV Awards may be a slightly less starry event than the film awards back in February, but you wouldn't know it from the ...

BAFTA Deny Bob Hoskins Snub

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

BAFTA bosses have stood by their decision not to feature Bob Hoskins in this year’s ‘In Memoriam’ feature as the actor has already been honoured...

Julianne Moore Proved She Was The Classiest Of This Year's BAFTA Winners

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Julianne Moore proved why she’s the class act of this year’s Awards Season, with a moving and heartfelt acceptance speech as she collected her BAF...

Fury As Bob Hoskins And Rik Mayall Are Snubbed By BAFTA

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

BAFTA has come under fire for appearing to snub Bob Hoskins and Rik Mayall during the event's annual obituary montage. Despite Bob Hoskins winning ...

'Did David Beckham Direct A Film This Year?' The Funniest Tweets About The #BAFTAs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Comedy

The Bafta Film Awards took place at the Royal Opera House on Sunday night - and it was all kicked off by Kasabian. Of course. #Kasabian opening per...

Fry DOES Hawking, Plus 10 Other Unforgettable BAFTA Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Stephen Fry proved in what high esteem he is held by the nation by showing he is the only person allowed to get away with making an impression of Step...

Eddie Set To Win Everything, After BAFTA Triumph

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Eddie Redmayne may have just taken another big skip on the road to Oscar, with his triumph in the Best Leading Actor category at this year's BAFTA Awa...

BAFTA Awards; ALL The Winners Here - As They're Announced!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

The BAFTA Awards 2015 are upon us, as this evening's glamorous guests of London's Royal Opera House wait to discover who's collecting this year's cove...

BAFTA Chief's Best-Ever Awards Moment

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Sunday evening sees the biggest event in the British film calendar as stars gather in London’s Royal Opera House to discover who’s going to be on ...

Caroline Frost

'Virunga' Filmmaker Makes Plea That We 'Don't Fall For PR Exercise'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

British filmmaker Orlando von Einsiedel is having quite a week. Hot on the heels of his documentary ‘Virunga’ being nominated for both a BAFTA and...

The Lego Movie Makers Reveal How They Avoided The Embarrassment Of Auditions

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

It’s a good time to be a primary-coloured brick. The idea of a film built around a game hasn’t always been a guaranteed box office bonanza ('B...

BAFTA Nominations Just Made This Week Even Better For Benedict

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

This year's BAFTA nominations were announced this morning and, as expected, screen favourites Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne will be up again...

Guess Who Got All The BAFTA Love On Twitter?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Olivia Colman may have shone again at this year's BAFTA TV Awards, but she wasn't the star getting all the love - if Twitter and other social media pl...

Bafta TV Awards Bingo Card

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK Comedy

The lights! The cameras! The ubiquitous-but-loveable Graham Norton! Don't watch this Sunday's Bafta TV Awards ceremony without our drinking ga- sorry,...

'Peaky Blinders' And 'Broadchurch' Vie For BAFTA Craft Awards

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's a tale of two dramas in the nominations list for the BAFTA TV Craft Awards' for 2014. 'Peaky Blinders' - Steven Knight's raw, visceral tale o...

Fry And Laurie's Twitter Exchange About The Queen

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Amidst all the glitter and gongs of this year's BAFTA Awards, here are just two British treasures having fun about another British treasure, on Twitte...

Woody Allen 'Heckled In New York Over Sexual Abuse Claims'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Woody Allen has been heckled at a New York theatre over allegations that he abused his estranged daughter Dylan when she was a child. Woody Alle...

FIRST LOOK: Angelina Jolie Directs Olympic Drama 'Unbroken'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Angelina Jolie had a busy day on Sunday. As well as accompanying her partner Brad Pitt in a surprise appearance at the BAFTA Awards in London, she...

BAFTAS 2014: Steve Coogan's 'Sincere' Transformation Rewarded

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan, who told HuffPostUK a month ago that he wanted to do something "less cynical, more sincere" than his previous comedic outings, was rewar...

BAFTAS 2014: First-Time Star Steals Gong From A-List Field

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Barkhad Abdi, in his first film, has stolen the Best Supporting Actor BAFTA Award from an A-list field, including Bradley Cooper, Michael Fassbender, ...

BAFTAS 2014: '12 Years A Slave' Takes Two Big Ones, But Night Belongs To...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

This year's biggest BAFTA Award went, as expected, to Steve McQueen's epic film, '12 Years A Slave'. McQueen took to the stage to accept his award...

BAFTAS 2014: Winner Cate Blanchett Dodges Woody Debacle

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Cate Blanchett dodged the whole Woody Allen abuse claim debacle when she went on stage to collect her BAFTA Award, instead dedicating her win to lost ...