Spider-Man joins the stars of Loving and The Witch as BAFTA Rising Star nominees

The young man now wearing Spider-Man’s tights and the star of The Witch are among the five up-and-comers who have been nominated for the BAFTA EE Rising Star Award. The contenders for the prize were announced this morning, and include the aforementioned Tom Holland and Anya Taylor-Joy as well as Manchester By The Sea…

The Revenant and Mad Max: Fury Road pick up even more awards at the BAFTAs

The BAFTA awards, wedged as they are between the Super Bowl and the Oscars, could probably be forgiven for lacking the spectacle or pomp and circumstance of those events. And Sunday night’s ceremony, aside from host Stephen Fry’s regrettable remarks about one of the winners, was indeed a tasteful affair which offered…