21CF wins 10 BAFTA Awards, including 7 for ‘The Favourite’

National Geographic wins its first BAFTA with ‘Free Solo’


On Sunday, 21st Century Fox earned 10 awards from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), which hosted its annual ceremony in London. Fox Searchlight’s “The Favourite” headlined the evening with seven wins, while National Geographic celebrated its first BAFTA for a documentary in its history with its win for “Free Solo.”

Here’s the list of 21CF’s BAFTAs this year:

  • Outstanding British Film: “The Favourite” (Yorgos Lanthimos, Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney, Lee Magiday, Deborah Davis, Tony McNamara)
  • Documentary: “Free Solo” (Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, Shannon Dill, Evan Hayes)
  • Original Screenplay: “The Favourite” (Deborah Davis, Tony McNamara)
  • Leading Actress: Olivia Colman, “The Favourite”
  • Leading Actor: Rami Malek, “Bohemian Rhapsody”
  • Supporting Actress: Rachel Weisz, “The Favourite”
  • Production Design: “The Favourite” (Fiona Crombie, Alice Felton)
  • Costume Design: “The Favourite” (Sandy Powell)
  • Makeup & Hair: “The Favourite” (Nadia Stacey)
  • Sound: “Bohemian Rhapsody” (John Casali, Tim Cavagin, Nina Hartstone, Paul Massey, John Warhurst)

Congratulations to everyone at Fox Searchlight, 20th Century Fox and National Geographic!