It is time for the awards season as the 72nd British Academy Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards and the Grammy Awards 2019 are taking place just one night apart in different countries. Two of the biggest award ceremonies will be taking place on the weekend. BAFTA Awards 2019 will take place at the Royal Albert Hall in London on February 10, Sunday. The excitement about the awards ceremony starts right from the announcement of the nominations. Not just in Hollywood, these awards shows sparks equal enthusiasm among the Indian audiences. People look out for BAFTA Awards 2019, live streaming or how to watch BAFTA 2019 online, because they do not want to miss out on any details of the reputed award show. Everyone wants to know about the time of BAFTA 2019 in India. They also want to know which TV channels in India will showcase the BAFTA Awards 2019. Let us give you all the details regarding the date, time, how to watch BAFTA online or on TV channels.
EE British Academy Film Awards will honour the best of British and foreign films of 2018. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) was founded in 1947 as The British Film Academy. Their main aim is to support and develop the art of moving images and honour those the excellence in the field. This year comedy-drama The Favourite has the most number of nominations. It will be interesting to see which films take honour of excellence in different categories. BAFTA or Grammys – Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper Could Only Attend One; Here Is What They Chose.
BAFTA Awards 2019 Date and Time in India; Venue Details
The British Academy Film Awards of BAFTA 2019 will take place at London Albert Hall in London on February 10, 2019. Live BAFTA 2019 will start from 5pm GMT ie 10.30pm according to Indian Standard Time. The official red carpet programme will be live streamed from 10.30pm to 12.00am IST.
The earlier venue for BAFTA ceremonies was the flagship Odeon cinema in Leicester Square in London. It then shifted to the Royal Opera House in 2008. From the year 2017, the BAFTA Awards venue is Royal Albert Hall in London. BAFTA 2018 Red Carpet: Worst Dressed Celebs Who Clearly Missed the Mark at the TV Award Show.
BAFTA Awards 2019 Live Streaming Online Details in India
The BAFTA awards 2019 live streaming online is the easiest way to catch all the action that goes on during the ceremony. The excitement to watch the awards is seen globally, thus the official handles of BAFTA social media pages live stream the event. You can catch all the happenings from BAFTA 2019 online on the below pages.
BAFTA's website: http://www.bafta.org/
BAFTA's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/bafta/videos/377841312998404
BAFTA YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/Baftaonline
Live Telecast of BAFTA Awards 2019 on TV Channels in India
While social media channels give all live streaming of the awards ceremony, some people prefer watching the award shows on their TV sets. The BAFTA 2019 Awards on TV channels in India will be seen with a delay of 3 hours. It will be telecast on BBC One channel in the UK. BBC iPlayer also live streams the event. Earlier BAFTA Awards were seen on Sony Pix channel in India, but they have discontinued it now. So most people have to rely on social media channels of BAFTA to catch all the action as it plays out on stage.
Who is the Host at BAFTA Awards 2019?
As much as there is a curiosity to see the awards ceremony, there is equal anticipation about the host of BAFTA Awards. Activist, former model and actress Joanna Lumley will host the 2019 EE British Academy Film Awards for the second time consecutively. She was the first woman to host the ceremony since 2001 in the year 2018 when she replaced comic Stephen Fry. She herself has been honoured with the BAFTA Fellowship award in the year 2017. She is also the recipient of two BAFTA TV Awards.
BAFTA Awards 2019 Full Nominations List
The nominees for BAFTA Awards were announced on January 9. The Favourite is leading on the list with 12 nominations, almost one in each category from the Best Picture, Makeup and Hair to Production Design. Bohemian Rhapsody, First Man, A Star is Born, Roma have 7 nominations. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald is nominated for Special Visual Effects. It has competition from Avengers: Infinity War in the same category. You can know about all the films nominated for BAFTA 2019 here.
Are you excited to catch all the action on stage tonight? And if you have made your predictions about the winners, then stay ready to be awake to catch all the event tonight. If you are not too keen about the film or winners, we are sure the red carpet will have enough interest among the fashion enthusiasts.