• Rio Ferdinand has the sweetest thing to say about girlfriend Kate Wright in emotional acceptance speech

    Rio Ferdinand was overcome with emotion as he remembered his late wife Rebecca Ellison in his acceptance speech at the BAFTA TV Awards on Sunday night. The football star won the prize for Best Single Documentary for his film, Rio Ferdinand: Being Mum and Dad, which was made to highlight grief following the death of Rebecca, the mother of his three children. Fighting back the tears upon accepting his award, the 39-year-old paid a touching tribute to his kids before thanking his "beautiful" girlfriend Kate Wright. "I'm normally quite used to picking up trophies" he said. "Thanks to BAFTA

  • Vanessa Kirby gives hilarious speech during first BAFTA win for The Crown

    Vanessa Kirby had the audience in roars of laughter during her acceptance speech for The Crown, where she told her onscreen sister, Claire Foy, that she was the "best sister ever," before quickly adding that her real sisters were better! Accepting the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Princess Margaret in The Crown, she said: "Oh my God! Wow, BAFTA thank you so much and the people in my category are just phenomenal so this is such an honour." Vanessa thanked Claire in her speech Vanessa went on: "I just felt like the luckiest person in the world to