Film 'La La Land' leads BAFTA awards with 11 nominations
A scene from La La Land. [Photo/Mtime]
Film La La Land leads this year's British Academy of Film and Television Arts(BAFTA) movie awards nominations, BAFTA announced Tuesday morning.
The musical is nominated in 11 categories including best film, best actor for Ryan Gosling and best actress for Emma Stone, as well as best director.
The BAFTA awards are part of the annual movie awards season, and indicate films which may get nominations for Hollywood's Oscars.
The sci-fi drama Arrival, directed by Denis Villeneuve, and fashion designer Tom Ford's thriller Nocturnal Animals both won nine nominations each, while Manchester by the Sea was next most nominated with six.
Leading Actor nominations were: Andrew Garfield in Hacksaw Ridge; Casey Affleck in Manchester by the Sea; Jake Gyllenhaal in Nocturnal Animals; Ryan Gosling in La La Land; Viggo Mortensen in Captain Fantastic.
Nominated for leading actress were: Amy Adams in Arrival; Emily Blunt in The Girl on the Train; Emma Stone in La La Land; Meryl Streep in Florence Foster Jenkins; Natalie Portman Jackie.
Best film nominations were: I, Daniel Blake, La La Land, Manchester By the Sea, Moonlight, and Arrival.
The BAFTA awards will be made on February 11 at a ceremony in London's Albert Hall.