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Event: EE Rising Star Nominations AnnouncementDate: Thursday 3 December 2019Venue: BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, LondonHost: Edith Bowman-

Nominees announced for the 2021 EE Rising Star Award ahead of The EE BAFTA Film Awards

3 March 2021
  • The all British line-up of EE Rising Star Award nominees for 2021 are: Bukky Bakray, Conrad Khan, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Morfydd Clark and Ṣọpẹ́ Dìrísù
  • Nominees were selected by a group of industry jurors including Academy Award winner Alicia Vikander, actress and BAFTA Film Committee member Jo Hartley and BAFTA-winning actress Naomi Ackie
  • The winner will be announced on Sunday 11th April 2021 at the EE BAFTA Film Awards ceremony on BBC One
  • Celebrating its 16th year, the prestigious EE Rising Star Award is the only category at EE BAFTA Film Awards voted for by the British public and voting is now open at
  • Nominations for all categories at the EE BAFTA Film Awards will be announced on Tuesday 9th March, with the ceremony being broadcast on Sunday 11th April on BBC One
Event: EE Mobile Game Audience Award MaskDate: Wednesday 3 April 2019Venue: Science Museum, Exhibition Rd, Kensington, London -

Voting opens for the new EE Game of the Year Award ahead of the 2021 BAFTA Games Awards

23 February 2021
  • BAFTA Games Awards partners with EE, the UK’s number one network for gaming, to unlock the new EE Game of the Year Award – the only category to be voted for by the public
  • The 2021 nominees are: Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Call of Duty: Warzone, Ghost of Tsushima, Hades, The Last of Us 2 and VALORANT
  • Global community of games fans can now vote for the EE Game of the Year Award at
  • Nominations for all other categories will be announced Tuesday 2nd March 2021, with the winners announced at the BAFTA Games Awards on Thursday 25th March 2021
Event: British Academy Games AwardsDate: Thursday 4 April 2019Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, LondonHost: Dara Ó Briain -Area: Reportage

BAFTA Games Awards hands control over to games fans, as it unveils new EE Game of the Year Award voted for by the public

17 February 2021
  • EE partners with British Academy Games Awards for the third year and introduces an all-new publicly voted category to the Awards: the new EE Game of the Year Award
  • The UK’s number one network for gaming will give fans at home the opportunity to have their say and vote for their favourite game 
  • The shortlist will be announced on Tuesday 23rd February 2021, when voting will open to the public, with the award announced at the virtual ceremony on 25th March 2021
  • Nominations for all other categories at the BAFTA Games Awards will be announced Tuesday 2nd March 
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