Let’s hear it for BAFTA’s rising stars
Bond actress Lashana Lynch leads the nominations for the EE Rising Star Award at this year’s BAFTAs, alongside West Side Story’s Ariana DeBose, The King’s Man’s Harris Dickinson and A Quiet Place II’s Millicent Simmonds.
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Dog star Kodi SmitMcPhee is also in the running – so, finally, he can start being recognised... “I get a lot of Asa Butterfield fans thinking that I’m him,” he said of the Sex Education star. “I just say: ‘Thank you. Hope you love the show.’”
Public voting is now open at ee.co.uk/BAFTA and the winner will be announced at the EE British Academy Film Awards on March 13.