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The 74th BAFTA Awards to stream exclusively on SonyLIV

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Lights! Camera! and a lot of Action is about to unfold as we gear up to watch one of the biggest award nights of the year. Celebrating excellence in filmmaking across the globe and bringing an enriching experience for movie lovers, SonyLIV will exclusively stream the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards, 2021 (BAFTA). The prestigious awards night will live stream on Sunday, April 11th, 11:30 PM directly from the Royal Albert Hall in London. BAFTA 2021 will be hosted by Edith Bowman and Dermot O’Leary.

The much-coveted ceremony will see seventeen BAFTA winners being announced along with screening of nominated films and behind-the-scenes footage, which will highlight the creative process that went behind curating these masterpieces. Drumming up the buzz further, BAFTA will also honour Ang Lee with the Fellowship this year. The awards night will witness presenters like Asim Chaudhry, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Sophie Cookson, Phoebe Dynevor, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Cynthia Erivo, Hugh Grant, Richard E. Grant, Tom Hiddleston, Felicity Jones, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, James McAvoy, David Oyelowo, Pedro Pascal, Jonathan Pryce, Rose Byrne, Andra Day, Anna Kendrick and Renée Zellweger from London and Los Angeles, respectively.

With praises pouring in from world over for his incredible performance, young Indian talent Adarsh Gourav has been nominated in the “Best Actor in a Leading Role” category at BAFTA. Gourav will compete against veteran British actor Anthony Hopkins for The Father, French actor Tahar Rahim for The Mauritanian, Riz Ahmed for Sound of Metal, late Chadwick Boseman for Ma Rainey's Black Bottom and Mads Mikkelsen for the Danish language film Another Round.

Here's a quick rundown on the nominations across categories –

BEST FILM

Nomadland

The Father

Promising Young Woman

The Mauritanian

The Trial of the Chicago 7

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

Bahrani, Zhao – Nomadland

Moira Buffini - The Dig

Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller - The Father

Rory Haines, Sohrab Noshirvani, and MB Traven - The Mauritanian

OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM

Calm With Horses

The Dig

The Father

His House

Limbo

Mogul Mowgli

Promising Young Woman

Rocks

Saint Maud

The Mauritanian

LEAD ACTRESS

Vanessa Kirby - Pieces Of A Woman

Frances McDormand - Nomadland

Bukky Bakray - Rocks

Radha Blank - The Forty-Year-Old Version

Wunmi Mosaku - His House

Alfre Woodard - Clemency

BEST DIRECTOR

Both Zhao

Gavron

Thomas Vinterberg

Shannon Murphy

Jasmila Zbanic

Lee Isaac Chung

SUPPORTING ACTOR

Daniel Kaluuya - Judas And The Black

Barry Keoghan - Calm With Horses

Alan Kim - Minari

Leslie Odom Jr - One Night In Miami...

Clarke Peters- Da 5 Bloods

Paul Raci - Sound Of Metal

SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Yuh-Jung Youn - Minar

Niamh Algar - Calm With Horses

Kosar Ali - Rocks

Maria Bakalova - Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

Dominique Fishback - Judas And The Black Messiah

Ashley Madekwe- County Lines

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