Benedict Cumberbatch On BAFTA/LA Honors List

By | Thursday September 5, 2013 @ 9:40am PDT

Benedict Cumberbatch has been named British Artist of the Year by BAFTA’s LA branch. He will be honored at the org’s 2013 Britannia Awards for representing “the best of UK talent.” The busy actor has … Read More »

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BAFTA LA To Honor George Clooney With Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award

By | Tuesday July 9, 2013 @ 9:39am PDT

George Clooney won a BAFTA award earlier this year in London for producing Ben Affleck’s Argo. On November 9, he’ll pick up his second BAFTA-sanctioned prize, this time from the org’s Los Angeles branch during its annual awards in Beverly Hills. The Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film goes to a “unique individual, upon whose work is stamped the indelible mark of authorship and commitment, and who has lifted the craft to new heights.” BBC America will air the event on November 10. Here’s the full press release: Read More »

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Alan Cumming To Host Britannia Awards

By | Thursday October 25, 2012 @ 11:43am PDT

Los Angeles, October 25, 2012 – The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles® (BAFTA Los Angeles), which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, has announced

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Quentin Tarantino & Daniel Craig Among BAFTA LA Britannia Awards Honorees

By | Wednesday September 19, 2012 @ 9:29am PDT

Los Angeles, September 19, 2012 – The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles® (BAFTA Los Angeles), which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, has announced they will honor Daniel Craig, Quentin Tarantino, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and Will Wright at the 2012 BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. For the first time ever, the BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards will broadcast on BBC AMERICA, airing in primetime November 11, 2012 at 8pm ET as a two-hour special, preceded by the Britannia Awards Pre-show Special at 7:30pm ET.

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Britannia Awards Taps Presenters

Robin Williams, Anne Hathaway, Helen Mirren and Jason Isaacs will be among the presenters at BAFTA LA’s 2011 Britannia Awards, set for November 30 at the Beverly Hilton. Alan Cumming is hosting the ceremony, which will air December 4 on … Read More »

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BAFTA Renames Award For Cubby Broccoli

By | Tuesday October 11, 2011 @ 10:57am PDT

Los Angeles, October 11, 2011 — The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles® (BAFTA Los Angeles) announced today that it will rename its Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Filmed Entertainment in honor of Albert R.

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BAFTA LA Film Award To Warren Beatty

By | Wednesday September 7, 2011 @ 10:26am PDT

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles will bestow its Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film to Warren Beatty at the organizations annual Britannia Awards gala Nov. 30 at the Beverly Hilton. The announcement today … Read More »

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BAFTA LA To Honor Helena Bonham Carter

By | Wednesday July 13, 2011 @ 10:58am PDT

Los Angeles, July 13, 2011 — The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles) will honor Academy Award nominated and BAFTA winning actress Helena Bonham Carter with the Britannia Award for British Artist of

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