BAFTA To Honor Daniel Day-Lewis With Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award

By | Thursday October 4, 2012 @ 6:00am PDT

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles will present Daniel Day-Lewis with the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film at the 2012 BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards on November 7 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

“We are thrilled to bestow Daniel with this prestigious award. His remarkable body of work ensures that this honor is more than well-deserved, and we are excited to include him among the other esteemed honorees of the evening,” said Britannia Chairman, Nigel Lythgoe. Read More »

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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 Guru Launches To Advise On Industry Careers

BAFTA Guru has kicked off with the aim of offering entertainment industry expertise via a library of interviews, lectures, master classes and debates culled from the UK academy’s access to “some of the best minds in film, TV and video games.” Its target is 18- to 30-year-olds looking for advice … 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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Ben Stiller To Receive BAFTA LA Award

Ben Stiller will receive the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award For Excellence In Comedy from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts/Los Angeles, the organization said today. The ceremony is Nov. 30 at the Beverly Hilton and will be broadcast … Read More »

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BAFTA Names First Annual Brits To Watch

By | Friday July 1, 2011 @ 8:29am PDT
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London, Friday 1 July 2011: The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is delighted to announce the names of the 42 Brits to Watch who will be the focus of the inaugural BAFTA Brits to Watch. The

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H’wood To Meet British Royals For Cheap

There’s a lot of secrecy surrounding the event, so the British press thinks prices are sky high. But I’ve learned that Hollywood movie and TV companies are being asked to pay a very normal, even cheap, $25,000 a table for the inaugural … Read More »

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BAFTA Announces Date For Film Awards

The 2012 Orange British Academy Film Awards will take place Feb. 12, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced today. Nominations for the UK’s highest film honors will be announced Jan. 17. The news comes the same day the Oscars set its 2012 date: Feb. 26.

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