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BAFTA Committee makes a decision over diversity issue in film.

*Originally posted on December 30, 2016 on LoneOak Studio Facebook page.*

Last week the BAFTA committee announced a change to how they accept submissions for two categories that don’t make the diversity bar by two of four guidelines. 58 more words

Interview with Lydia Bright

I caught up with The Only Way is Essex star Lydia Rose Bright to talk about what it was like growing up in her mum’s foster home as well as becoming a celebrity starring in The Only Way Is Essex for six years and how the show became ground breaking for shows that followed. 41 more words

La La Land Leads Bafta Film Nominations

La La Land has received the most nominations for the British Academy Film Awards with 11 nods.

The Hollywood musical, out in the UK on Friday, is up for best film, while stars Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone are up for best actor and actress. 390 more words

Celeb News

#OTD in 1952 – Birth of actor, Liam Neeson, in Ballymena, Co Antrim.

Liam worked as a forklift operator for Guinness, truck driver, assistant architect and an amateur boxer. He had originally sought a career as a teacher by attending St. 271 more words

Irish History


As you know I am an actress and I have been lucky enough to be part of the tv series Happy Valley nominated for the best TV series at this years BAFTA Tv Awards! 66 more words


The future of film awards


Earlier this month Emma Watson became one of the first recipients of a gender-neutral acting award in a major awards ceremony and it spurred intense debate and some controversy. 1,223 more words


BAFTA Announces Student Film Award Finalists

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the nine finalists for the 2017 BAFTA Student Film Awards. BAFTA’s Student Film Awards competition expanded internationally this year, with the final films having been selected from four countries. 244 more words