Month: January 2019

22 Jan 2019

Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite secures 10 Oscar Nominations

Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite is tied in the lead going into this years 91st Academy Awards with an impressive 10 nominations, matched only by Alfonso Cuaron’s Roma. These include Best Director, Best Picture, Leading Actress (Olivia Colman) and two nominations for Actress in a Supporting Role (Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone). Following on from Colman’s Leading Actress victory at […]

Continue Reading
09 Jan 2019

Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite leads the 2019 BAFTAs with 12 Nominations

Yorgos Lanthimos’ new smash-hit The Favourite leads the way at this year’s Baftas with twelve nominations, including Best Director, Best Film, Outstanding British Film, Leading Actress (Olivia Colman), two nods for Supporting Actress with Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone (both nominated), and Best Cinematography and Editing. This comes off the back of a Golden Globe award for Olivia Colman, suggesting […]

Continue Reading
07 Jan 2019


British star, Olivia Colman took home Best Actress in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy) at this year’s Golden Globes for her portrayal of Queen Anne in ‘The Favourite’, a film directed by Yorgos Lanthimos (The Lobster, Killing of a Sacred Deer). A dark yet comic story, ‘The Favourite’ depicts 18th Century court life under […]

Continue Reading