British royalty mingled with Hollywood royalty at the Britannia Awards on Thursday night at the Beverly Hilton. Taped messages from J.K. Rowling and Prince William were sent to the guests while Judi…
When Albert Finney scored a supporting actor nomination for "Erin Brockovich" in 2000, the conventional wisdom was that the Oscar was his to lose. Yet Benicio del Toro walked off with the prize for…
The year’s crop of Britannia Award honorees includes thesps from both sides of the pond.
Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Emma Watson, Mike Leigh and Dame Judi Dench will be given Britannia Awards at BAFTA Los Angeles ceremonies Oct. 30 at the Beverly Hilton. The prize…
Awards contender "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" got a big boost in terms of awareness and goodwill at Saturday's Britannia Awards, but in general the campaigning was appropriately subdued.
The Britannias, as emcee Rob Brydon told the uninitiated are a British award, "And we do things differently in Britain." For starters the winners at BAFTA/LA’s Nov. 9 bash at the Beverly Hilton knew…
Britannia Award honorees are chosen by the BAFTA/LA board. We asked BAFTA members to weigh in on why they're excited about this year's selections.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles will present Sacha Baron Cohen with the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy at the 2013 BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia…
BAFTA Los Angeles will honor Benedict Cumberbatch at the 2013 Britannia Awards Nov. 9 at the Beverly Hilton. Cumberbatch, who stars in Toronto opener “The Fifth Estate,” will receive the British…
Bigelow will receive the John Schlesinger Award for excellence in directing, while Kingsley will be presented with the Albert R. Broccoli honor for worldwide contribution to entertainment.