The 72nd Edition of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards took place last night at the London’s Royal Albert Hall and the event saw the who’s who of the Hollywood.
Joanna Lumley once again returned as the host of the show and garnered headlines for mildly digging at the Academy Awards.
With regards to the nominations and winners, Yorgos Lanthimos’ dark period comedy The Favourite which received 12 nominations also dominated the wins.
This is due to receiving seven awards including Leading Actress (Olivia Colman), Supporting Actress (Rachel Weisz) and Outstanding British Film.
While Bohemian Rhapsody’s Rami Malek won the best leading actor Green Book‘s Mahershala Ali was named as the best supporting actor.
A Star is Born took home the Best Original Song Award. The award was collected by Bradley Cooper, as Lady Gaga was set to attend Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.
Here is the full list of winners:
Outstanding British Film
Rami Malek: Bohemian Rhapsody
Olivia Colman, The Favourite
Mahershala Ali: Green Book
Rachel Weisz, The Favourite
Alfonso Cuarón, ROMA
EE Rising Star Award (Voted for by the Public)
Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer
Beast, Lauren Dark (producer) and Michael Pearce (writer/director).
Film Not in the English Language
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara: The Favourite
Spike Lee, David Rabinowitz, Charlie Wachtel and Kevin Willmott: BlacKkKlansman
Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga and Lukas Nelson: A Star Is Born
Alfonso Cuarón: ROMA
Sandy Powell: The Favourite
Hank Corwin: Vice
Fiona Crombie and Alice Felton: The Favourite
Makeup and Hair
Nadia Stacey: The Favourite
John Casali, Tim Cavagin, Nina Hartstone, Paul Massey and John Warhurst: Bohemian Rhapsody
Special Visual Effects
Geoffrey Baumann, Jesse James Chisholm, Craig Hammack and Dan Sudick, Black Panther
British Short Film
British Short Animation