Sometimes mere physical presence is enough to hold our attention. Rachel Weisz -- with her raven hair, striking hazel eyes and cameo-soft features -- is captivating, sometimes in spite of the…
Sidney Poitier, Anthony Minghella and Rachel Weisz are the recipients of the Britannia Awards, to be bestowed Nov. 2 in Los Angeles by the local chapter of the British Academy of Film & Television…
Years removed from performing, Elizabeth Taylor is synonymous to younger generations with movie star excess, AIDS charity work and publicly supporting Michael Jackson. Of course, as is usually the…
BAFTA/LA's list of Britannia honorees might be short, but there's never a shortage of A-list talent ready to toast and roast their colleagues at the relaxed gala dinner.
Ronald Neame's memories of moviemaking go back to when he was 10 and spent his summer vacation on location with his mother, silent-film actress Ivy Close, who was starring in Abel Gance's "La Roue."
Mike Newell's generation of filmmakers were brought up to admire "a generation of Hollywood directors who could sort of do anything." The British director of "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire"…
BAFTA/LA's sponsor ship has come in this year thanks to a three-year tie-up with luxury ocean cruise company Cunard Line worth around $1.2 million. It's the org's biggest sponsorship deal, and it…
For the second straight year, the British Academy of Film & Television Arts/Los Angeles will present its prestigious Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award to a billion-dollar box-office thesp named Tom.
The organization behind the Britannia Awards, the Los Angeles affiliate of the British Academy of Film & Television Arts, has ambitious plans on the horizon. Aside from mounting an even bigger kudo…
Thesps Cate Blanchett and Dennis Hopper have been added to the list of presenters for the BAFTA/LA Cunard Britannia Awards tonight at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.