There were also prizes for Diversity's Britain's Got Talent routine and Normal People's Paul Mescal.
The Black Lives Matter-inspired routine won the only award voted for by the public at this year’s ceremony.
There were some jaw-dropping looks on this year's Baftas red carpet.
Actor and director accepted the outstanding British contribution to cinema award earlier this month.
The late Paul Ritter has also received a posthumous nomination for Friday Night Dinner.
The TV chef became an internet sensation with her pronunciation of the kitchen gadget last year.
Those stars appearing remotely used the occasion to get dressed up too.
It was also a big night for Promising Young Woman and Nomadland.
This year's awards will be given out over two nights, Bafta has also confirmed.
Most of this year's nominees are largely from streaming services or are yet to debut in the UK following a year like no other.
The drag star sent up Pricey in one of the most iconic Snatch Game performances ever.
Sian beat Fleabag co-star Phoebe and other nominees to win Female Performance In A Comedy at Friday's socially-distanced event.
Line Of Duty, Coronation Street and Love Island are also in the running.
The British Academy Film Awards, 2020 are over, with World War I epic 1917 being the biggest winner, winning seven awards including best picture and best director. Joaquin Phoenix was named best actor with Renée Zellwegger picking up Best Actress. Rebel Wilson stole the show with Brad Pitt joking about Brexit via Margot Robbie.
After Renée was awarded Best Actress for her performance in Judy, Hugh couldn't resist referencing her iconic past role.
The Once Upon A Time In Hollywood director did little to mask his true feelings at this year's awards show.
Brexit, Meghan and Harry... and all in front of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.