Friel feared being thrown on scrapheap at 40

Los Angeles, Feb 19 : Actress Anna Friel was worried she’d get “thrown on the scrapheap” when she turned 40 but soon learned that was not the case. “I did wonder about turning 40 and being thrown on the scrapheap. But apart from the shell changing, everything else changes in a much more positive way,” […]

Ridley Scott honoured with BAFTA Fellowship

London, Feb 19 : Veteran Director Ridley Scott was awarded a Fellowship at the British Academy Film Awards, organised by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), here on Monday. The director behind films “Blade Runner 2049”, “All the Money in the World”, “Hannibal” and “Black Hawk Down” was awarded the highest honours […]

‘The Shape of Water’ bags 3 awards against 12 nominations at BAFTA

London, Feb 19 : Guillermo del Toro ‘s “The Shape of Water”, which received the most nominations at the 71st British Academy Film Awards organised by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), under 12 categories, managed to bag three awards here. The story of a woman who falls in love with an […]

‘Victoria & Abdul’ loses Best Make-Up and Hair to ‘Darkest Hour’ at BAFTA

London, Feb 19 : “Victoria & Abdul” starring Indian actor Ali Mazak opposite veteran actress Judi Dench, lost its race for the Best Make-Up and Hair category to the film “Darkest Hour” at the 71st British Academy Film Awards organised by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), here on Monday. Helmed by […]

Kate Middleton defies black dress code at BAFTA

London, Feb 19 : The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton on Monday defied the Times’s Up protest at the 71st British Academy Film Awards, organised by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), by wearing a green dress, instead of black worn by the celebrities attending the ceremony. Film stars and directors made […]

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing’ tops with five nods at BAFTA

London, Feb 19 : Walking off with five awards including Best Film, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing” topped at the 71st British Academy Film Awards organised by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), here on Monday. “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing” is a blistering comedy about the injustice in a small town America. The […]