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Irish Production 'The Favourite' Nominated For 12 BAFTAs

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There was great news for the Irish film industry, as a movie co-produced by an Irish firm led the BAFTA nominations.

'The Favourite' has bagged 12 nominations for the awards, which are often seen as an indicator for the Oscars.

The movie, co-produced by Dublin-based Element Pictures, will contest the coveted Best Film category.

Also nominated is Olivia Colman, who picked up the Best Actress award at the Golden Globes earlier this week.

BAFTA Nominations

Best Film


The Favourite

Green Book


A Star Is Born


Outstanding British Film


Bohemian Rhapsody

The Favourite


Stan And Ollie

You Were Never Really Here


Best Director

Spike Lee - BlacKkKlansman

Pawel Pawlikowski - Cold War

Yorgos Lanthimos - The Favourite

Bradley Cooper - A Star Is Born

Alfonso Cuaron - Roma



Free Solo



They Shall Not Grow Old

Three Identical Strangers


Animated Film

Incredibles 2

Isle Of Dogs

Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse


Original Screenplay

Cold War - Janusz Glowacki and Pawel Pawlikowski

The Favourite - Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara

Green Book - Brian Currie, Peter Farrelly and Nick Vallelonga

Roma - Alfonso Cuaron

Vice - Adam McKay


Leading Actress

Olivia Colman - The Favourite

Glenn Close - The Wife

Lady Gaga - A Star Is Born

Melissa McCarthy - Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Viola Davis - Widows


Leading Actor

Bradley Cooper - A Star Is Born

Christian Bale - Vice

Rami Malek - Bohemian Rhapsody

Steve Coogan - Stan And Ollie

Viggo Mortensen - Green Book


Supporting Actress

Amy Adams - Vice

Claire Foy - First Man

Emma Stone - The Favourite

Rachel Weisz - The Favourite

Margot Robbie - Mary Queen of Scots


Supporting Actor

Adam Driver - BlacKkKlansman

Mahershala Ali - Green Book

Richard E Grant - Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Sam Rockwell - Vice

Timothee Chalamet - Beautiful Boy

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