BAFTA 2022 Film Awards: No Time To Die’s Lashana Lynch Wins Rising Star Award

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Lashana Lynch has won the Rising Star award at the BAFTA 2022 Film Awards.

The actress, who played MI6 agent Nomi in the latest Bond film, No Time To Die, took the stage at London’s Royal Albert Hall on Sunday to accept the award.

Lashana, 34, praised her “supportive” parents and her “working class foundation” for teaching her everything, and thanked the women who came before her for “laying the groundwork”.

Congratulations! Lashana Lynch, 34, won the Rising Star award at the BAFTA 2022 Film Awards

Lashana accepted her award and said, “Thank you to everyone who voted. I don’t know how people don’t stand up here and fear their hearts.

“I have very supportive parents, whose parents came here thanks to the windrush generation. I have to thank them for my existence.

“I’m grateful to come from a working-class foundation that taught me everything I need to know about failure, about ‘no’ and what ‘no’ means and how to celebrate your ‘yes’. Now , I can celebrate a yes that I did not expect.

“I would like to thank the women in this country who have taught me what it is to be in this industry as a dark-skinned woman. Thank you for laying the groundwork for people like me.

A star!  Lashana Lynch, 34, who played MI6 agent Nomi in the latest Bond film No Time To Die, took the stage at London's Royal Albert Hall on Sunday to accept the Rising Star award.

A star! The actress, who played MI6 agent Nomi in the latest Bond film, No Time To Die, took the stage at London’s Royal Albert Hall on Sunday to accept the award.

Speaking backstage, the actress revealed she was going to give her mum the trophy because “I don’t know what to do with it”.

Dune topped the British Academy Film Awards which took place at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday night, while The Power Of The Dog took home Best Picture.

The sci-fi flick swept the board as it picked up five of its eleven nominations for the 75th ceremony which saw diversity triumph, with Lashana Lynch winning rising star, deaf actor Troy Kotsur awarded for supporting actor and West Side Story’s Ariana Debose accepting the supporting actress. gong.

Joanna Scanlan, 60, won the lead actress award for her performance in the Aleem Khan-directed drama After Love and Will Smith, 53, won the lead actor gong for his role in King Richard.

The politically charged show returned after a two-year delay with host Rebel Wilson giving Vladmir Putin the middle finger, while many stars wore black and Ukrainian ribbons as a sign of solidarity.

Grateful: Lashana accepted her award and said, “Thank you to everyone who voted.  I don't know how people don't get up here and shirk'

Grateful: Lashana accepted her award and said, “Thank you to everyone who voted. I don’t know how people don’t get up here and shirk’

Dune received the award for Special Visual Effects, Sound, Production Design, Cinematography, and Original Score.

The first of a two-part adaptation of Frank Herbert’s 1965 sci-fi novel, directed by Denis Villeneuve, was awarded Best Cinematography by Naomi Campbell and Ru-Paul.

Hans Zimmer was again recognized in the Original Music category after battling against Being The Ricardos, Don’t Look Up, The French Dispatch and The Power of the Dog.

Grateful: “I have very supportive parents, whose parents came here thanks to the windrush generation.  I owe them to thank for my existence'

Grateful: “I have very supportive parents, whose parents came here thanks to the windrush generation. I owe them to thank for my existence’

However, Dune lost the Best Picture gong to the gritty Western film The Power of the Dog. Director Jane Campion was unable to attend the ceremony, so producer Tanya Seghatchian accepted it on her behalf.

Lead actress Joanna admitted to being overwhelmed by her success when she took the stage.

She said, ‘Oh come on! Some stories have surprising endings, don’t they?

Starred: Lashana received the award from Bukky Bakray and Lady Gaga

Starred: Lashana received the award from Bukky Bakray and Lady Gaga

Joanna faced competition from Lady Gaga, Alana Haim, Emilia Jones, Tessa Thompson and Renate Reinsve for the award.

But she explained on stage that the film – which tells the story of a widow who discovers her late husband’s secret family – was made with “blood, sweat and tears”.

Earlier in the night, Will Smith won the best actor gong for his role in ‘King Richard’. The Hollywood star starred as Richard Williams – the father of tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams – in the hit film.

The success marked the first BAFTA win of Will’s career, but he was unable to attend the ceremony in London.

Special moment: The two actresses kissed on the red carpet after the presentation

Special moment: The two actresses kissed on the red carpet after the presentation

Ariana DeBose has received the gong for Best Supporting Actress in West Side Story. The 31-year-old played Anita in the 1957 musical adaptation. West Side Story also won Best Cast with Cindy Tolan.

The actress faced stiff competition in the category as she took on Caitríona Balfe (Belfast), Jessie Buckley (The Lost Daughter), Ann Dowd (Mass), Aunjanue Ellis (King Richard) and Ruth Negga (Passing) .

Ariana said her win for Best Supporting Actress in West Side Story was “the craziest ride of my life”, but she is “thrilled” to see the diversity at the London ceremony.

Speaking backstage after his victory, DeBose said: “Go and show them what you have to offer, you are absolutely worthy, that’s what this experience has taught me.” It’s been the craziest ride of my life and it’s getting wilder every day.

‘I will say it’s been so overwhelming and exciting, it doesn’t happen every day, but I’m excited for the opportunity to work with different people – there’s a rumor that I’ll be in a Sony Marvel movie , I am looking for a new art to create.

Belfast won the Outstanding British Film award, with director Kenneth Branagh saying: “It’s a black and white film about The Troubles, it wasn’t an easy pitch, but with the great talent in this room, remember you that if you build it, they will come.”

BAFTA 2022: THE WINNERS

Best film

The Power of the Dog – WINNER

Belfast

Don’t look up

Dunes

Licorice Pizza

Outstanding British Film

Belfast – WINNER

After Love

Ali and Ava

Boiling point

Cyrano

Everybody’s talking about Jamie

Gucci House

Last night in Soho

no time to die

Who passed

Main actress

Joanna Scanlan, After Love – WINNER

Lady Gaga, House of Gucci

Alana Haim, licorice pizza

Emilia Jones, CODA

Renata Reinsve, the worst person in the world

Tessa Thompson, pass

Main actor

Will Smith, King Richard – WINNER

Adel Akhtar, Ali and Ava

Mahershala Ali, the swan song

Benedict Cumberbatch, The Power of the Dog

Leonardo DiCaprio, Don’t Look Up

Stephen Graham, boiling point

supporting actress

Victory: Ariana DeBose received the gong for Best Supporting Actress

Victory: Ariana DeBose received the gong for Best Supporting Actress

Ariana DeBose, West Side Story – WINNER

Caitriona Balfe, Belfast

Jessie Buckley, the lost girl

Ruth Negga, by the way

Aunjanue Ellis, King Richard

Ann Dowd, Mass

Supporting actor

Congratulations: Troy Kotsur got a supporting actor role for his role in Coda

Congratulations: Troy Kotsur got a supporting actor role for his role in Coda

Troy Kotsur, CODA – WINNER

Mike Faist, West Side Story

Ciaran Hinds, Belfast

Woody Norman, come on come on

Jesse Plemons, The Power of the Dog

Kodi Smit-McPhee, The Power of the Dog

Director

Jane Campion, The Power of the Dog – WINNER

Aleem Khan, After Love

Ryusuke Hamaguchi, Drive My Car

Audrey Diwan, Happening

Paul Thomas Anderson, Licorice Pizza

Julia Ducournau, Titanium

Outstanding first steps by a British writer, director or producer

The more they fall – WINNER

After Love

Boiling point

Keyboard fantasies

Who passed

Adapted scenario

CODA – WINNER

drive my car

Dunes

The lost girl

The power of the dog

Original screenplay

Licorice Pizza – WINNER

Be the Ricardos

Belfast

Don’t look up

King Richard

EE Rising Star Award

EE Rising Star Award: Bond star Lashana Lynch won

Lashana Lynch – WINNER

Harris Dickinson

Millicent Simmonds

Kodi Smit McPhee

Ariana DeBose

Cinematography

Dune – WINNER

alley of nightmares

no time to die

The power of the dog

Macbeth’s Tragedy

Animation Film

Encanto – WINNER

To run away

Lucas

The Mitchells vs. the Machines

Documentary

Summer of Soul (or, When the Revolution Couldn’t Be Televised) – WINNER

Become Cousteau

Cow

To run away

The rescue

Movie not in english

Drive My Car – WINNER

God’s hand

Parallel mothers

Little mom

The worst person in the world

costume design

Costume design: Cruella won the gong

Costume design: Cruella won the gong

Cruella – WINNER

Cyrano

Dunes

The French Dispatch

alley of nightmares

Make-up and hairstyle

Tammy Faye’s eyes – WINNER

Cruel

Cyrano

Dunes

Gucci House

Original score

Dune – WINNER

Be the Ricardos

Don’t look up

The French Dispatch

The power of the dog

Editing

No time to die – WINNER

Belfast

Dunes

Licorice Pizza

Summer of Soul (or, When the Revolution Couldn’t Be Televised)

production design

Dune – WINNER

Cyrano

The French Dispatch

alley of nightmares

West Side Story

His

Dune – WINNER

Last night in Soho

no time to die

A Quiet Place Part II

West Side Story

Special visual effects

Dune – WINNER

British animated short

Foundry

Boiling point

God’s hand

King Richard

West Side Story

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