The British Academy Film Awards, otherwise known as the BAFTAs, is the peak of British filmmaking. Typically royalty graces the award show and the 72nd BAFTAs are no different! The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge a.k.a William and Kate will be at the ceremony.
The host is Joanna Lumley, who hosted the 2018 show. Cirque de Soleil will also return to the show to perform.
The Favourite leads the forefront for most nominations with a total of 12 nominations. The film is nominated for best film, outstanding British film, best actress for Olivia Colman and best supporting actress for both Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone.
Bohemian Rhapsody, A Star Is Born, First Man and Roma are all tied with seven nominations.
Check out how you can watch the 2019 BAFTAs below.
The 72nd British Academy Film Awards Viewing Details
Date: Sunday, February 10, 2019
Time: 4:00 P.M. EST
Location: Royal Albert Hall, London, England
Host: Joanna Lumley
How To Watch The 2019 BAFTAs On TV
The 2019 BAFTAs will air on BBC One. Check your local TV provider (ie. Time Warner, Optimum) listings for the exact channel. The ceremony will start at 7 P.M. GMT and last two hours. The show isn’t broadcast until afterward and will start at 9 P.M. GMT, which means it will start at 4 P.M. EST.
How To Watch The 2019 BAFTAs Online
If you’d prefer to watch on your laptop, head to YouTube to catch the BAFTAs red carpet. It’s unsure if they’ll also live stream the event. If you have a login, you can go to BBC One and login to watch the 2019 BAFTAs.
How To Watch The 2019 BAFTAs If You Don’t Have Cable
If you don’t have a cable provider, no problem. You can go to SlingTV and join for only $25 a month. You can click here for a full list of devices compatible with Sling TV. If you’re unsure about committing to the subscription, you can sign up for a seven-day free trial that SlingTV offers on their website.
2019 BAFTAs Nominations