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La La Land tops the BAFTAs 2017 with eleven nominations

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La La Land tops the BAFTAs 2017 with eleven nominations

Hollywood musical La La Land, a musical romance starring actor Ryan Gosling and actress Emma Stone, is looking like one of the biggest films of this year, after it won a record-breaking seven Golden Globes in Los Angeles and has been nominated for a whopping 11 categories at the British Academy Film Awards. Eleven!! 


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Announced on Tuesday morning by Game Of Thrones star Sophie Turner and actor Dominic Cooper, the nominations were streamed live on the BAFTA website and Facebook page.

As well as being up for best film, the movie’s stars, Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, are up for best actor and actress respectively.

There are also plenty of Brits in the mix, with Hugh Grant, Emily Blunt and Andrew Garfield all up for awards.

Following closely behind La La Land is Arrival and Nocturnal Animals, which both received nine nods, and Manchester By The Sea which has bagged six nominations.

Next is I, Daniel Blake, Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, Hacksaw Ridge and Lion, which all received five nominations each.

The BAFTAs will be held on Sunday 12 February 2017, aired on BBC One.

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See the full 2017 BAFTA Film Awards nominations:

Best film

I, Daniel Blake
La La Land
Manchester By The Sea

Outstanding British Film

American Honey
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them
I, Daniel Blake
Notes On Blindness
Under The Shadow

Leading actress

Amy Adams – Arrival
Emma Stone – La La Land
Emily Blunt – The Girl On The Train
Meryl Streep – Florence Foster Jenkins
Natalie Portman – Jackie

Leading actor

Andrew Garfield – Hacksaw Ridge
Jake Gyllenhaal – Nocturnal Animals
Casey Affleck – Manchester By The Sea
Ryan Gosling – La La Land
Viggo Mortensen – Captain Fantastic

Supporting actress

Hayley Squires – I, Daniel Blake
Naomie Harris – Moonlight
Michelle Williams – Manchester By The Sea
Nicole Kidman – Lion
Viola Davis – Fences

Supporting actor

Aaron Taylor-Johnson – Nocturnal Animals
Hugh Grant – Florence Foster Jenkins
Dev Patel – Lion
Jeff Bridges – Hell Or High Water
Mahershala Ali – Moonlight

Adapted screenplay

Eric Heisserer – Arrival
Theodore Melfi & Allison Schroeder – Hidden Figures
Robert Schenkkan & Andrew Knight – Hacksaw Ridge
Luke Davies – Lion
Tom Ford – Nocturnal Animals

Original screenplay

Taylor Sheridan – Hell Or High Water
Damien Chazelle – La La Land
Paul Laverty – I, Daniel Blake
Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester By The Sea
Barry Jenkins – Moonlight


Denis Villeneuve – Arrival
Damien Chazelle – La La Land
Ken Loach – I, Daniel Blake
Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester By The Sea
Tom Ford – Nocturnal Animals

Outstanding debut by a British writer, director or producer 

The Girl With All the Gifts: MIKE CAREY (Writer), CAMILLE GATIN (Producer)
The Hard Stop: GEORGE AMPONSAH (Writer/Director/Producer), DIONNE WALKER (Writer/Producer)
Notes on Blindness: PETER MIDDLETON (Writer/Director/Producer), JAMES SPINNEY (Writer/Director), JO-JO ELLISON (Producer)
The Pass: JOHN DONNELLY (Writer), BEN A. WILLIAMS (Director)
Under the Shadow: BABAK ANVARI (Writer/Director), EMILY LEO, OLIVER ROSKILL, LUCAN TOH (Producers)

Film not in the English language

Dheepan – Jacques Audiard, Pascal Caucheteux
Julieta – Pedro Almodóvar
Mustang – Deniz Gamze Ergüven, Charles Gillibert
Son Of Saul – László Nemes, Gábor Sipos
Toni Erdmann – Maren Ade, Janine Jackowski


13th Ava DuVernay
The Beatles: Eight Days A Week – The Touring Years – Howard
The Eagle Huntress – Otto Bell, Stacey Reiss
Notes On Blindness – Peter Middleton, James Spinney
Weiner – Josh Kriegman, Elyse Steinberg

Animated film

Finding Dory – Andrew Stanton
Kubo And The Two Strings – Travis Knight
Moana – Ron Clements, John Musker
Zootropolis – Byron Howard, Rich Moore

Original music

Arrival – Jóhann Jóhannsson
Jackie – Mica Levi
La La Land – Justin Hurwitz
Lion – Dustin O’Halloran, Hauschka
Nocturnal Animals – Abel Korzeniowski


Arrival – Bradford Young
Hell Or High Water – Giles Nuttgens
La La Land – Linus Sandgren
Lion – Greig Fraser
Nocturnal Animals – Seamus McGarvey


Arrival – Joe Walker
Hacksaw Ridge – John Gilbert
La La Land – Tom Cross
Manchester By The Sea – Jennifer Lame
Nocturnal Animals – Joan Sobel

Production design

DOCTOR STRANGE John Bush, Charles Wood
HAIL, CAESAR! Jess Gonchor, Nancy Haigh
LA LA LAND Sandy Reynolds-Wasco, David Wasco
NOCTURNAL ANIMALS Shane Valentino, Meg Everist

Costume design

Allied Joanna Johnston
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them Colleen Atwood
Florence Foster Jenkins Consolata Boyle
Jackie Madeline Fontaine
La La Land Mary Zophres

Make-up & hair

Doctor Strange Jeremy Woodhead
Florence Foster Jenkins J. Roy Helland, Daniel Phillips
Hacksaw Ridge Shane Thomas
Nocturnal Animals Donald Mowat, Yolanda Toussieng
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ARRIVAL Claude La Haye, Bernard Gariépy Strobl, Sylvain Bellemare
DEEPWATER HORIZON Mike Prestwood Smith, Dror Mohar, Wylie Stateman, David Wyman
FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM Niv Adiri, Glenn Freemantle, Simon Hayes, Andy Nelson, Ian Tapp
HACKSAW RIDGE Peter Grace, Robert Mackenzie, Kevin O’Connell, Andy Wright
LA LA LAND Mildred Iatrou Morgan, Ai-Ling Lee, Steve A. Morrow, Andy Nelson

Special visual effects

ARRIVAL Louis Morin
DOCTOR STRANGE Richard Bluff, Stephane Ceretti, Paul Corbould, Jonathan Fawkner
FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM Tim Burke, Pablo Grillo, Christian Manz, David Watkins
THE JUNGLE BOOK Robert Legato, Dan Lemmon, Andrew R. Jones, Adam Valdez
ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY Neil Corbould, Hal Hickel, Mohen Leo, John Knoll, Nigel Sumner

British short animation

The Alan Dimension Jac Clinch, Jonathan Harbottle, Millie Marsh
A Love Story Khaled Gad, Anushka Kishani Naanayakkara, Elena Ruscombe-King
Tough Jennifer Zheng

British short film

Consumed Richard John Seymour
Home Shpat Deda, Afolabi Kuti, Daniel Mulloy, Scott O’Donnell
Mouth Of Hell Bart Gavigan, Samir Mehanovic, Ailie Smith, Michael Wilson
The Party Farah Abushwesha, Emmet Fleming, Andrea Harkin, Conor MacNeill
Standby Charlotte Regan, Jack Hannon

EE Rising Star Award

Tom Holland
Ruth Negga
Laia Costa
Lucas Hedges
Anya Taylor-Joy