You are here

Press Releases

Event: Elevate Roundtable with Cary FukunagaDate: Monday 10 February 2020Venue: BAFTA Piccadilly, Piccadilly, LondonHost: Pelumi Akindude-

BAFTA increases investment in the creative future of Film, Games and Television

20 May 2021
  • Dramatic expansion of learning and talent development programme to launch in 2022
  • The redevelopment of 195 Piccadilly will provide the increased space and state of the art technology to enable the expanded programme
  • The redevelopment has been generously supported by film, games and television industries, individual philanthropists and trusts & foundations, including Dolby, The Shaw Foundation Hong Kong and Netflix 
Event: BAFTA Kids TV Preview: Katy Date: Saturday 24 February 2018Venue: BAFTA, 195 Picadilly, London Host: Lindsey Russell with guests Dame Jaqueline Wilson, John McKay, Jack Carroll, Chloe Lea & Ruth Madeley-

Jodie Whittaker, Oti Mabuse and Matthew Lewis among those supporting Children’s Mental Health Week

1 February 2021

Young people encouraged to ‘Express Yourself’ in series of activities launched today by BAFTA, Place2Be and Oak National Academy, including:

  • Jodie Whittaker kicks-off the week with national virtual school assembly
  • Strictly’s Oti Mabuse, Rocks Actress Bukky Bukray and YouTuber Nikki Lilly lead free online sessions in Acting, Art, Creating Content, Dance and Writing
  • Nationwide search for ‘BAFTA Young Presenter’ begins