‘La La Land’ leads 2017 BAFTA Awards nominations


The contenders for the prestigious British Film and Television awards (BAFTA) have been announced.Given Ryan Gosling’s impressive status as both a Hollywood A-lister and indie darling, many would be forgiven for assuming the star had at least a couple of BAFTA nominations under his belt. The welfare state drama receives an additional nod for its screenplay while Hayley Squires, who plays a single mother in the film, is up for best supporting actress.Meryl Streep joins Blunt and Stone in the leading actress category, where she is nominated for her role in Florence Foster Jenkins. Ford Bronco Comeback Announced Along With Mid-Size Ranger Pickup
Both models have been anticipated for some time; the Bronco picture we used is a concept produced for the 2004 Detroit Auto Show. There’s one (unlikely) ray of hope for offroaders: the T4 Troller , a truck produced by a subsidiary of Ford in Brazil. Leading the group of British films, Ken Loach’s austerity cuts drama “Daniel Blake” took five nominations, equalled by JK Rowling’s “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”.The US actress made headlines at the Golden Globes on Sunday with a speech in which she criticised US President-elect Donald Trump.Arrival also takes nine nod nominations.Casey Affleck, for Manchester by the Sea, and Jake Gyllenhaal, for psychological thriller Nocturnal Animals, will rival Gosling in the best actor category. Manchester United reportedly in talks with European giant over attacker’s transfer
At the same time, the transfer market is inflated, so trying to figure out an acceptable fee for players like them is hard . Why not? Because I don’t think about them as options in this moment. As announced by Dominic Cooper and Sophie Turner at BAFTA’s London headquarters, this year’s nominees constitute some of the top film artists from the United Kingdom, U.S., and beyond. Other actors received recognition in pairs in the supporting categories: Nicole Kidman and Dev Patel for “Lion”, and Naomie Harris and Mahershala Ali for “Moonlight”.The EE Rising Star Award, voted upon by the British public and announced last week, honors five up-and-coming stars: Laia Costa (“Victoria”), Lucas Hedges (“Manchester”), Tom Holland (“Captain America: Civil War”), Ruth Negga (“Loving”), and Anya Taylor-Joy (“The Witch”).Winners of the British trophies will be announced at London’s Royal Albert Hall on February 12, two weeks before the Oscars. British Columbia MPs overlooked in Justin Trudeau cabinet shuffle
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