The ceremony will take place on Sunday 4 November 2018.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts in Scotland, has today confirmed a number of the nominees, presenters and guests who will be attending the British Academy Scotland Awards on Sunday 4 November at Radisson Blu, in Glasgow.
Attendees confirmed so far include (in alphabetical order): Alfred Enoch; Alison O’Donnell, Amy Conachan; Andrew Gower; Brian Cox; Carol Kirkwood; Chris Reilly; Crystal Clarke; Colm McCarthy; David Elliot; David Hayman; Dawn O’Porter; Douglas Henshall; Ella Hunt; Felipe Bustos Sierra; Gary Lamont; Grado; First Minister Nicola Sturgeon; Iain Stirling; Jack Docherty; Jack Lowden; Jean Johansson; Joe McFadden; Jonathan Watson; Jordan Young; Julie Nimmo; Karen Gillan; Kevin Guthrie; Kiran Sonia Sawar; Kirsty Wark; Laura Anderson; Mark Millar; Martin Geissler; Martin McCann; Matt Palmer; Morven Christie; Muriel Gray; Peter Kosminsky; Rebecca Curran; Richard Rankin; Rupert Everett; Shauna Macdonald; Sophie Kennedy Clark; Sophie Skelton; Susan Calman; Tony Curran; Pat Campbell, receiving Outstanding Contribution to Craft, Paddy Higson receiving Outstanding Contribution to the Scottish Industry and Alan Cumming OBE, receiving Outstanding Contribution to Film & Television will also be in attendance.
The British Academy Scotland Awards will be hosted by Edith Bowman at Radisson Blu Glasgow and will be streamed live on Facebook at 19.00, Sunday 4 Nov, preceded by clips of live carpet highlights hosted by Sanjeev Kohli from 17.00 on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Jude MacLaverty, Director of BAFTA Scotland, said: “We are thrilled to have such a fantastic list of guests attending this year's awards representing the very best creative talent from across Scotland. We’re honoured to welcome everyone to the event and look forward to recognising the outstanding achievements of our nominees."
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About BAFTA Scotland
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image by identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public. In addition to its awards ceremonies, BAFTA has a year-round, international programme of learning events and initiatives that offers unique access to some of the world’s most inspiring talent through workshops, masterclasses, scholarships, lectures and mentoring schemes, connecting with audiences of all ages and backgrounds across the UK, Los Angeles and New York.
BAFTA Scotland has been championing the country’s film, television and game industries since 1989, celebrating and rewarding excellence through its annual British Academy Scotland Awards. BAFTA Scotland is at the core of Scotland’s screen industries, regularly engaging its members and the wider industry while reaching out to the public via a comprehensive range of screenings, educational events and masterclasses.
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