Friday, June 14, 2024

BAFTA (British Academy) Awards Favor “The Favourite” with Top Honors, Also Rachel Weisz, Mahershala Ali


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“The Favourite” is top British film tonight at the BAFTAs in London. Rachel Weisz won best supporting actress. The movie has also won Original Screenplay and Production Design.

Best Supporting Actor: Mahershala Ali for “GreenĀ  Book”

Best Cinematography: Roma

“Free Solo”won Best Documentary.

Letitia Wright from “Black Panther” won Rising Star.

Adapted Screenplay: Blackkklansman

Original Screenplay: The Favourite

Original Music: “A Star is Born”

Best Editing: “Vice”

Best Sound: Bohemian Rhapsody”

Best Prod Design: “The Favourite”

Best Animated: “Spider Man into the Spider Verse”


more to come…


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Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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