Mirren's Queen Reigns Over Baftas

THE QUEEN and its star DAME HELEN MIRREN were the big winners at tonight's (11FEB07) Orange British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs), winning the Best Film and Best Actress awards. Elsewhere, FOREST WHITAKER won the Best Actor prize for LAST KING OF SCOTLAND, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE star ALAN ARKIN won Best Supporting Actor and JENNIFER HUDSON won Best Supporting Actress for her role in DREAMGIRLS. PAUL GREENGRASS was named Best Director for his September 11 (01) film UNITED 93. The ceremony took place at the Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden. The full list of winners is as follows: The Academy Fellowship: ANNE V COATES Film: THE QUEEN The Michael Balcon Award For Outstanding British Contribution To Cinema: NICK DAUBENY The Alexander Korda Award For The Outstanding British Film Of The Year: THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND The Carl Foreman Award For Special Achievement By A British Director, Writer Or Producer In Their First Feature Film: ANDREA ARNOLD, RED ROAD The David Lean Award For Achievement In Direction: UNITED 93, PAUL GREENGRASS Original Screenplay: LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE, MICHAEL ARNDT Adapted Screenplay: THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND, PETER MORGAN/JEREMY BROCK Film Not In The English Language: PAN'S LABYRINTH Animated Feature Film: HAPPY FEET Actor In A Leading Role: FOREST WHITAKER, THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND Actress In A Leading Role: HELEN MIRREN, THE QUEEN Actor In A Supporting Role: ALAN ARKIN, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE Actress In A Supporting Role: JENNIFER HUDSON , DREAMGIRLS The Anthony Asquith Award For Achievement In Film Music: BABEL, GUSTAVO SANTAOLALLA Cinematography: CHILDREN OF MEN, EMMANUEL LUBEZKI Editing: UNITED 93, CLARE DOUGLAS/CHRISTOPHER ROUSE/RICHARD PEARSON Production Design: CHILDREN OF MEN, JIM CLAY/GEOFFREY KIRKLAND/JENNIFER WILLIAMS Costume Design: PAN'S LABYRINTH, LALA HUETE Sound: CASINO ROYALE, CHRIS MUNRO/EDDY JOSEPH/MIKE PRESTWOOD SMITH/MARTIN CANTWELL/MARK TAYLOR Achievement In Special Visual Effects: PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN'S CHEST - JOHN KNOLL/HAL HICKEL/CHARLES GIBSON/ALLEN HALL Make Up + Hair: PAN'S LABYRINTH, JOSé QUETGLAS/BLANCA SàNCHEZ Short Animation Film: GUY 101, IAN GOULDSTONE Short Film: DO NOT ERASE, ASITHA AMERESEKERE The Orange Rising Star Award: EVA GREEN.


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