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The Artist Dominates Bafta Awards

'The Artist' has won seven awards at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA). The silent movie - starring Jean Dujardin and Berenice Bejo - picked up prizes including Best Director for Michael Hazanavicius and Best...

The Artist A Big Winner At Britain's Baftas

In what is widely expected to be a preview of the Oscars, The Artist claimed seven awards at Britain's BAFTA awards Sunday, including best film, best director and original screenplay (Michel Hazanavicius), and best actor...

The Artist Continues To Dominate Award Season At The Baftas

The Artist has become a clear favourite to sweep the 2012 Oscars after dominating the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Awards on Sunday (12Feb12).The silent movie triumphed in seven of its 11...

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy & The Artist Dominate Baftas

Espionage thriller Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy scooped was a double winner at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Awards on Sunday (12Feb12), taking home two top honours.The movie, starring Gary Oldman and...

Chris O'dowd Not Hopeful About Bafta Chances

Chris O'Dowd doesn't think he has a "hope in hell" of winning the BAFTA Orange Rising Star Award.The 'Bridesmaids' actor is up against Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Adam Deacon and Eddie Redmayne for the in...

Dawn French Reveals Secret Of Four Stone Weight Loss

Dawn French has revealed the secrets behind her four stone weight loss, since filming the second series of Roger and Val Have Just Got In. Talking to the presenters on Bbc Breakfast yesterday (February 7,...

Two Film Execs Die In Helicopter Crash

Two top film executives have died in a helicopter crash in Australia on Saturday (04Feb12).Award-winning American cinematographer Mike deGruy and Australian producer Andrew Wright died at the scene when the chopper crashed soon after take...

Tom Hiddleston Joins Only Lovers Left Alive

Tom Hiddleston has signed up to star in 'Only Lovers Left Alive'. The 'War Horse' actor - who will next be seen in eagerly anticipated Marvel comic movie 'The Avengers' - will star alongside Tilda...

John Hurt Honoured For Outstanding Contribution To British Cinema

John Hurt is to receive the Outstanding Contribution to British Cinema Award at the BaftAs in February.The seventy two year old actor is well known for his roles as John Merrick in The Elephant Man...

Chris Langham Cancels School Event Over Child Porn Past

Disgraced British actor Chris Langham has pulled out of a movie event at a school after parents launched a protest over his conviction for possessing child porn.The award-winning star was booked for a question-and-answer session...

Hurt Lands Special Bafta Prize

Veteran actor John Hurt will be the toast of the upcoming British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) awards after landing the outstanding achievement honour.The 72 year old, who already boasts three Bafta trophies,...

John Hurt Wins Bafta Contribution Award

John Hurt is to receive the Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema award at the BAFTAs. The 'A Man For All Seasons' star - whose career has spanned six decades - will join the likes of...

Swinton Had 'Low Expectations' About Oscar Nods For Kevin Movie

Tilda Swinton is unfazed by We Need To Talk About Kevin's Academy Awards snub, insisting she had "very low expectations" about receiving nominations for her movie.The 51 year old's role in the drama has landed...

Michel Hazanavicius: 'The Artist Is A Love Letter To Wife'

French director Michel Hazanavicius wrote critically-acclaimed movie The Artist as a "love letter" to his wife.The silent movie has dominated this year's (12) awards season, already taking home four Critics' Choice Awards and three Golden...

Tilda Swinton Could Scoop First Leading Actress Award

Tilda Swinton could be set for glory at the forthcoming Bafta Awards after she was nominated for her role in the film 'We Need To Talk About Kevin'. In dual success for the film, its...

Meryl Streep 'Thrilled' At Bafta Nomination

Meryl Streep is "thrilled" to have been nominated for a BAFTA. The Hollywood actress has been given a nod for the Leading Actress award for her performance as former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in...

War Horse Charges To The Top Of U.k. Box Office

Steven Spielberg's critically-acclaimed new movie War Horse has seen off competition from Bafta-nominated The Iron Lady and galloped to the top of the U.K. box office chart.The film took the top spot with earnings of...

Radcliffe Overjoyed With Oldman's Bafta Nod

Daniel Radcliffe was forced to hide his delight as he unveiled the 2012 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) movie award nominations on Tuesday (17Jan12) because he wanted to "beam from ear to...

Martin Scorsese's Costume Designer Dies

Martin Scorsese's longtime costume designer Richard Bruno has died at the age of 87.He passed away on 11 January (12) in Port Townsend, Washington after suffering kidney failure, reports Variety. Bruno began his career behind-the-scenes...

The Artist Leads Bafta Nominations

Silent movie The Artist looks set to continue its winning streak after picking up a massive 12 nominations for the 2012 British Academy Film Awards (Bafta).The critically-acclaimed film, which won a coveted Best Picture prize...

The Artist Leads Bafta Nominations

Silent movie The Artist looks set to continue its winning streak after picking up a massive 12 nominations for the 2012 British Academy Film Awards (Bafta).The critically-acclaimed film, which won a coveted Best Picture prize...

Marilyn & Tinker Are Big Hits Among Bafta Voters

British films My Week With Marilyn and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy look set to have a big night at the 2012 British Academy Film Awards after each landing 16 nods on the organisation's "longlist".Both make...

Scorsese To Be Honoured With Bafta Fellowship

Director Martin Scorsese will be honoured with the prestigious British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Academy Fellowship at the annual prizegiving next month (Feb12).The Taxi Driver and Raging Bull legend will be presented...

Martin Scorsese Given Bafta Fellowship

Martin Scorsese is to be given a BAFTA Fellowship next month. The acclaimed director - who last year released his first family film 'Hugo' - will join the likes of Stanley Kubrick, Steven Spielberg and...

Stars Honoured At Bafta/la Britannia Awards

Harry Potter star Helena Bonham Carter and the movie franchise's director David Yates were the toast of Hollywood on Wednesday night (30Nov11) as they were honoured at the 2011 Bafta/LA Britannia Awards.The actress was hailed...

Harry Potter Wins Big At Kids' Baftas

'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2' was the big winner at the British Academy Children's Awards last night (27.11.11).The film - the final instalment of the hugely successful movie series about the schoolboy...

Harry Potter Honoured At Bafta Children's Awards

The final Harry Potter movie picked up top honours at this year's (11) British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Children's Awards on Sunday (27Nov11) night.Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 scooped...

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