Bafta Film Awards 2021 – live: Latest updates and winners as Nomadland and Rocks lead nominees

Adam White
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Promising Young Woman, starring Carey Mulligan, is one of the major films nominated at tonight’s Baftas (Focus)
Promising Young Woman, starring Carey Mulligan, is one of the major films nominated at tonight’s Baftas (Focus)

Tonight’s Bafta Film Awards sees Nomadland, Rocks, Mank and Minari among the acclaimed movies battling out to be crowned the best of the year.

Taking place at the Royal Albert Hall in London, the event will feature awards, live musical performances, and more, with nominees attending via live-stream alongside a virtual audience.

Leading the pack with seven nominations each are Nomadland and Rocks, followed by The Father, Mank, Minari and Promising Young Woman, all of which have six.

Among the presenters scheduled to appear in-person are Chiwetel Ejiofor, James McAvoy, Pedro Pascal, Felicity Jones, Hugh Grant, Tom Hiddleston and Priyanka Chopra Jonas. A number of US-based stars, including Rose Byrne and Renee Zellweger, will also be present via satellite from Los Angeles.

The Baftas will be screened tonight (Sunday 11 April) on BBC One from 7pm until 10pm.

You can click here for a full list of the nominees, or you can click here for a list of the biggest snubs and surprises among the nominations.

Follow all the latest updates below via our live blog.