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BAFTAs 2019: Olivia Colman looks effortlessly chic as The Favourite sweeps the board and picks up FOUR gongs including Best Supporting Actress for Rachel Weisz

By Charlotte Dean For Mailonline

Published: 14:38 EST, 10 February 2019 | Updated: 15:19 EST, 10 February 2019

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She is hotly-tipped to win the Best Actress award at the BAFTAs for her role as Queen Victoria in The Favourite, which has been sweeping the board this awards season.

And hoping to add another gong to her collection, Olivia Colman joined her fellow A-listers on the red carpet at the 72nd British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday evening. 

The Crown actress, 45, looked effortlessly chic in an Emilia Wickstead monochrome gown with a stunning empire neckline and two-tone white and black effect as her film The Favourite picked up three gongs.

Olivia accessorised her simple but effective ensemble with a chunky glitzy bangle and a pair of dainty jewel drop earrings, while toting a black leather clutch bang in her hand.

The star appeared radiant as she showcased her glowy complexion, wearing a glamorous coat of make-up with lashings of mascara and eye-liner and a glossy lip. 

Yorgos Lanthimos’s The Favourite has swept the nominations with 12 nods in top categories including a Best Actress chance Supporting Actress and Best Film. 

Stunning: The Crown actress, 45, looked effortlessly chic in monochrome gown with a stunning empire neckline and two-tone white and black effect as her film The Favourite picked up two gongs in the early stages of the evening
Stunning: The Crown actress, 45, looked effortlessly chic in monochrome gown with a stunning empire neckline and two-tone white and black effect as her film The Favourite picked up two gongs in the early stages of the evening

Stunning: The Crown actress, 45, looked effortlessly chic in monochrome gown with a stunning empire neckline and two-tone white and black effect as her film The Favourite picked up two gongs in the early stages of the evening

Glam: Olivia accessorised her simple but effective ensemble with a chunky glitzy bangle and a pair of dainty jewel drop earrings, while toting a black leather clutch bang in her hand
Glam: Olivia accessorised her simple but effective ensemble with a chunky glitzy bangle and a pair of dainty jewel drop earrings, while toting a black leather clutch bang in her hand
Glam: Olivia accessorised her simple but effective ensemble with a chunky glitzy bangle and a pair of dainty jewel drop earrings, while toting a black leather clutch bang in her hand
Glam: Olivia accessorised her simple but effective ensemble with a chunky glitzy bangle and a pair of dainty jewel drop earrings, while toting a black leather clutch bang in her hand

Glam: Olivia accessorised her simple but effective ensemble with a chunky glitzy bangle and a pair of dainty jewel drop earrings, while toting a black leather clutch bang in her hand

Rachel looked much younger than her years as she sported her dark chocolate brown tresses slicked behind her ears, while her features were enhanced with rosy blusher and deep pink gloss. 

As she collected the award for Best Supporting Actress, Rachel said: 'I played this opposite two of the most glorious women Olivia Colman and Emma Stone and didn't we have the most glorious time? Hats off to you ladies!'

The Favourite has so far picked up four prestigious awards during the ceremony, including Outstanding British Film and Best Production, while Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody was awarded with the Best Sound gong.

Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse, which has previously done well at earlier awards ceremony's, was given the Best Animation accolade at the glitzy awards ceremony.

Best film: Yorgos Lanthimos¿s The Favourite has swept the nominations with 12 nods in top categories including a Best Actress chance Supporting Actress and Best Film
Best film: Yorgos Lanthimos¿s The Favourite has swept the nominations with 12 nods in top categories including a Best Actress chance Supporting Actress and Best Film

Best film: Yorgos Lanthimos’s The Favourite has swept the nominations with 12 nods in top categories including a Best Actress chance Supporting Actress and Best Film

Dazzling: Melissa McCarthy dazzled in a sparkling floor-length gown as she awarded a recipient with a desired BAFTA 
Dazzling: Melissa McCarthy dazzled in a sparkling floor-length gown as she awarded a recipient with a desired BAFTA 

Dazzling: Melissa McCarthy dazzled in a sparkling floor-length gown as she awarded a recipient with a desired BAFTA 

Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse, which has previously done well at earlier awards ceremony's, was given the Best Animation accolade at the glitzy awards ceremony (Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman and Phil Lord picked up the gong)
Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse, which has previously done well at earlier awards ceremony's, was given the Best Animation accolade at the glitzy awards ceremony (Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman and Phil Lord picked up the gong)

Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse, which has previously done well at earlier awards ceremony's, was given the Best Animation accolade at the glitzy awards ceremony (Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman and Phil Lord picked up the gong)

2019 BAFTA NOMINATIONS

Best Film

Black KkKlansman

Green Book

The Favourite

Roma

A Star Is Born

Outstanding British Film  

Beast 

Bohemian Rhapsody 

WINNER: The Favourite 

McQueen 

Stan & Ollie 

You Were Never Really Here 

Best Actor in a Leading Role 

Bradley Cooper - A Star Is Born

Christian Bale - Vice

Rami Malek - Bohemian Rhapsody

Steve Coogan - Stan and Ollie

Viggo Mortensen - Green Book

Lavish: Olivia Colman is nominated for Best Leading Actress, while Rachel Weisz is also up for Supporting Actress
Lavish: Olivia Colman is nominated for Best Leading Actress, while Rachel Weisz is also up for Supporting Actress

Lavish: Olivia Colman is nominated for Best Leading Actress, while Rachel Weisz is also up for Supporting Actress

Best Actress in a Leading Role 

Glenn Close - The Wife

Lady Gaga - A Star Is Born

Melissa McCarthy - Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Olivia Colman - The Favourite

Viola Davis - Widows

Best Direction 

Spike Lee - Black KkKlansman

Pawel Pawlikowski - Cold War

Yorgos Lanthimos - The Favourite

Alfonso Cuarón - Roma

Bradley Cooper - A Star Is Born

Best Actor in a Supporting Role 

Adam Driver - Black KkKlansman

Mahershala Ali - Green Book

Richard E Grant - Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Sam Rockwell - Vice

Timothee Chalamet - Beautiful Boy

Winner this time? Gaga will again compete with Glenn Close for The Wife, who beat her at the Golden Globes result
Winner this time? Gaga will again compete with Glenn Close for The Wife, who beat her at the Golden Globes result

Winner this time? Gaga will again compete with Glenn Close for The Wife, who beat her at the Golden Globes result

Best Actress in a Supporting Role 

Amy Adams - Vice

Claire Foy - First Man

Emma Stone - The Favourite

Margot Robbie - Mary, Queen of Scots

Rachel Weisz - The Favourite

Outstanding Debut by a British Director, Writer or Producer

Apostasy - Daniel Kokotajlo 

Beast - Michael Pearce and Lauren Dark 

A Cambodian Spring - Chris Kelly 

Pili - Leanne Welham and Sophie Harman

Ray & Liz - Richard Billingham and Jacqui Davies 

Best Film Not in the English Language

Capernaum 

Cold War 

Dogman 

Roma 

Shoplifters 

Legendary: Incredibles 2 will compete for Best Animated Film
Legendary: Incredibles 2 will compete for Best Animated Film

Legendary: Incredibles 2 will compete for Best Animated Film

Best Short Film

WINNER: 73 Cows

Bachelor

The Blue Door

The Field

Wale

Best Short Animation

I'm OK

Marfa

WINNER: Roughhouse

Best Animated Film

Incredibles 2

Isle of Dogs

WINNER: Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

British hope: Christian Bale is the favourite to take home Leading Actor for playing Dick Cheney (above) in Vice
British hope: Christian Bale is the favourite to take home Leading Actor for playing Dick Cheney (above) in Vice

British hope: Christian Bale is the favourite to take home Leading Actor for playing Dick Cheney (above) in Vice

Honoured: While Bohemian Rhapsody was snubbed for Best Film, Rami Malek will compete for Leading Actor 
Honoured: While Bohemian Rhapsody was snubbed for Best Film, Rami Malek will compete for Leading Actor 

Honoured: While Bohemian Rhapsody was snubbed for Best Film, Rami Malek will compete for Leading Actor 

Best Documentary

WINNER: Free Solo

McQueen

RBG

They Shall Not Grow Old

Three Identical Strangers

Best Cinematography

Bohemian Rhapsody

Cold War

The Favourite

First Man

Roma

Best Sound

WINNER: Bohemian Rhapsody

First Man

Mission: Impossible - Fallout

A Quiet Place

A Star Is Born

Best Film Music

BlackkKlansman

If Beale Street Could Talk

Isle of Dogs

Mary Poppins Returns

WINNER: A Star Is Born

Important: Peter Jackson's acclaimed war film They Shall Not Grow Old is up for Best Documentary
Important: Peter Jackson's acclaimed war film They Shall Not Grow Old is up for Best Documentary

Important: Peter Jackson's acclaimed war film They Shall Not Grow Old is up for Best Documentary

Best Production Design

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

WINNER: The Favourite

First Man

Mary Poppins Returns

Roma

Best Costume Design

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

Bohemian Rhapsody

The Favourite

Mary Poppins Returns

Mary Queen of Scots

Best Editing

Bohemian Rhapsody

The Favourite

First Man

Roma

Vice

Best Special Visual Effects

Avengers: Infinity War

Black Panther

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

First Man

Ready Player One

Nods: A Star Is Born has scored the same number of BAFTA nominations as its rival Bohemian Rhapsody, with seven chances
Nods: A Star Is Born has scored the same number of BAFTA nominations as its rival Bohemian Rhapsody, with seven chances

Nods: A Star Is Born has scored the same number of BAFTA nominations as its rival Bohemian Rhapsody, with seven chances

Best Makeup and Hair

Bohemian Rhapsody

The Favourite

Mary Queen of Scots

Stan & Ollie

Vice

Best Original Screenplay

Cold War

WINNER: The Favourite

Green Book

Roma

Vice

Best Adapted Screenplay

WINNER: BlacKkKlansman

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

First Man

If Beale Street Could Talk

A Star Is Born

BAFTA Rising Star Award  

Letitia Wright

Lakeith Stanfield

Barry Keoghan

Cynthia Erivo

Jessie Buckley

 

 

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