Baftas

Here's Who's In The Running For The 2016 TV Baftas

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK Entertainment

The 2016 TV Bafta Award nominations have been revealed, and the likes of Idris Elba, Suranne Jones and Sheridan Smith are all in the running for gongs...

Jenny Beavan Gives Zero F***s What You Think Of Her Oscars Fashion

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 29.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Just in case you were wondering, Oscar-winning costume designer Jenny Beavan could not care less about what you think of her outfit from last night’...

The 10 Best Vegan News Stories of 2016 (So Far)

Maya Esslemont | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Maya Esslemont

When a succession of critics are happy to bemoan your dietary choices, it's easy for vegan foodies to lose hope. Well, plant-lovers of the UK, rejoice! We're only a month and a half into 2016 and news outlets have already printed a huge number of victories for dairy-free eaters. Here are the best stories so far.

Diversity: The Force Awakens

Fraser Ayres | Posted 21.02.2016 | UK Entertainment
Fraser Ayres

What is a relatively new conversation publicly is far from that in the reality of our industry, but to be fair to BAFTA they have done a considerable amount to promote diversity behind the scenes including providing consistent support for the TriForce Short Film Festival, so fair play.

Is This The Start Of A Beautiful New Celeb Romance?

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 16.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Are we about to witness the birth of a beautiful new celeb relationship? Well, probably not as it’s serial singleton Leonardo DiCaprio we’re t...

Stephen Fry Explains Twitter Exit (With Excrement-Centric Metaphor)

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Stephen Fry has explained his decision to leave Twitter in an open letter, admitting that he has grown tired with “sanctimoniously self-righteous”...

Kate Winslet's Inspirational Advice For Young Women At The BAFTAs

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Kate Winslet proved she's an awesome human being as well as an awesome actress at the BAFTAs on Sunday when she dedicated her award to "all those youn...

Stephen Fry Tells Critics To 'F*** Off' After BAFTAs Backlash

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Stephen Fry has sent a blunt message to his critics, after being slammed on Twitter for a joke he made while hosting last night’s (14 February) BAFT...

Look Who Just Became The Favourite For Best Documentary Oscar

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 14.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Amy Winehouse's timeless appeal has helped director Asif Kapadia to his second BAFTA award for Best Documentary. 'Amy' took home the trophy on Sun...

Rebel Wilson Schools Us In The Art Of Power Dressing At 2016 BAFTAs

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK Style

Rebel Wilson's choice of outfit for the 2016 BAFTAs has given us all a lesson in the art of power dressing For her first time attending the BAFTA A...

BAFTA Reveals Plant-Based Vegan Menu For Celebs

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Correction: This article originally implied that BAFTA would be serving up a vegan-only menu, it has been changed to clarify that BAFTA will serve mul...

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.

Win Two Tickets To The EE Baftas On 14 February

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.01.2016 | UK Entertainment

EE is offering you and a friend the chance to win VIP tickets to the star-studded 2016 EE British Academy Film Awards. These money-can’t-buy tickets...

Oscar Boycott? In Hollywood Big Bucks Trumps Diversity

Dan Ehrlich | Posted 20.01.2016 | UK Entertainment
Dan Ehrlich

During my showbiz writing days one of the nicest things about interviewing British actors was how down to earth and normal they seemed compared to man...

How To Get Michelle Keegan's Gorgeous BAFTA Side Braid

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

Michelle Keegan looked très pretty in green last night at the 2015 BAFTA TV Awards, but our eyes were on her messy-yet-chic side braid. It ca...

Pretty In Pastels: See The Best Dressed Stars At The BAFTA TV Awards

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Style

Last night saw Britain's favourite small-screen stars take to the red carpet for the 2015 House of Fraser BAFTA TV Awards and, as expected, there were...

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 ...

Stars Dazzle On The Bafta TV Awards Red Carpet

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 10.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

The stars were out in force for the 2015 House of Fraser British Academy Television Awards in London on Sunday night. BAFTA TV Awards: Full Winners...

Creativity Works, But Only if we Can Afford It

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 12.04.2015 | UK
Jasmine Dotiwala

This week my eyes have been opened to just how many projects and young people are trying to be a part of the showbiz game.

Menstruation in the Media

Samantha Rea | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Samantha Rea

It seems to me that most people are unperturbed by periods. Pointing the finger at celebrities dropping their tampons is just one more way in which the media body shames women, like red-circling spots, cellulite, arm pit hair and sweat patches.

These Are The BAFTA Games You Need To Play

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Tech

The BAFTA Game 2015 nominations are in and already it's clear that it has been a fantastic year for British-made games. Alien: Isolation, Forza: Ho...

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 ...

What Went On Behind The Scenes At This Year's BAFTAs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

The stars of the big screen were all in attendance at London’s Royal Opera House on Sunday evening, for the biggest night in British Film - the Baft...