Star Wars Actors Represented in BAFTA Film Awards Nominations 2019

The British Academy Film Awards Nominees were announced earlier today, and it’s no surprise that Star Wars actors feature in the nominations for their other work. It’s disappointing that Solo: A Star Wars Story was not nominated in any category.

Adam Driver and Richard E. Grant are both nominated in the Best Supporting Actor category: –

Best Supporting Actor

  • Adam Driver – BlacKkKlansman
  • Mahershala Ali – Green Book
  • Richard E. Grant – Can You Ever Forgive Me?
  • Sam Rockwell – Vice
  • Timothee Chalamet – Beautiful Boy

Congratulations to ILM who are nominated for three films in the Special Visual Effects category: –

Special Visual Effects

  • Avengers: Infinity War – Dan DeLeeuw, Russell Earl, Kelly Port, Dan Sudick
  • Black Panther – Geoffrey Baumann, Jesse James Chisholm, Craig Hammack, Dan Sudick
  • Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – Tim Burke, Andy Kind, Christian Manz, David Watkins
  • First Man – Ian Hunter, Paul Lambert, Tristan Myles, J.D. Schwalm
  • Ready Player One – Matthew E. Butler, Grady Cofer, Roger Guyett, David Shirk

We wish ILM, Adam Driver and Richard E. Grant good luck and hope the Force is with them on 10th February 2019. Now all eyes turn towards the OSCAR nominations for the 91st Academy Awards, which are announced on 22nd January 2019.

SOURCEBAFTA
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