BAFTA nominations revealed: see the full list

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The nominations for the 68th edition of the BAFTA Awards, the biggest and most prestigious film awards outside America, were revealed in London's Piccadilly on Friday morning.

Eddie Redmayne received a nomination for best actor for playing Lili Elbe in The Danish Girl – making it two nominations in a row following on from his 2015 win for The Theory of Everything. He is up against Leonardo DiCaprio for his role as Hugh Glass in The Revenant as well as Bryan Cranston in Trumbo, Matt Damon in The Martian and Michael Fassbender for histitle role in Steve Jobs.


Eddie Redmayne has been nominated for a BAFTA for the second year in a row

When it comes to best actress, Cate Blanchett is up against Dame Maggie Smith for The Lady in the Van. Brooklyn's Saoirse Ronan, Alicia Vikander, and Brie Larson have also been nominated.

Steven Spielberg's spy thriller Bridge of Spies and Todd Haynes' love story Carol each received nine nominations. The Revenant is nominated in eight categories while Mad Max: Fury Road has seven. Brooklyn and The Martian are each nominated six times. The Big Short, The Danish Girl and Ex Machina receive five nominations while Star Wars: The Force Awakens receives four.


Cate Blanchett has received a BAFTA nomination for Carol


Stephen Fry and actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw joined BAFTA chair Anne Morrison to announce the nominations. The BAFTAs will be held on Sunday 14 February at the Royal Opera House, and hosted once again by Stephen Fry.

See the full list of nominations below:


Stephen Fry will host the BAFTA's on 14 February

BEST FILM
The Big Short
Bridge of Spies
Carol
The Revenant
Spotlight


OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM
45 Years
Amy
Brooklyn
The Danish Girl
Ex Machina
The Lobster


BEST DIRECTOR
Adam Mackay - The Big Short
Steven Spielberg - Bridge of Spies
Todd Haynes - Carol
Ridley Scott - The Martian
Alejandru Inarritu - The Revenant

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
The Big Short
Brooklyn
Carol
Room
Steve Jobs


BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Bridge of Spies
Ex Machina
The Hateful Eight
Inside Out
Spotlight


BEST LEAD ACTOR
Bryan Cranston
Eddie Redmayne
Leonardo DiCaprio
Matt Damon
Michael Fassbender

BEST LEAD ACTRESS
Alicia Vikander
Brie Larson
Cate Blanchett
Maggie Smith
Saoirse Ronan

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Benicio Del Toro
Christian Bale
Idris Elba
Mark Ruffalo
Mark Rylance

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Alicia Vikander
Jennifer Jason Leigh
Julie Walters
Kate Winslet
Rooney Mara  

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