We're looking for contributors

Robert Pattinson, Colin Firth, Carey Mulligan at BAFTA Ceremony

Robert Pattinson, with lightning speed, said as he took to the podium at the 2010 BAFTA awards ceremony: "Congratulations to Jenny? she's a fantastic make-up artist." The "Jenny" in question is Jenny Shircore, who won a BAFTA for Best Make-Up and Hair for her work on Jean-Marc Vallee's The Young Victoria, in which Emily Blunt plays Queen Victoria. Pattinson then went on to carefully read the teleprompter, before announcing the winner in the best original screenplay category. The winner turned out to be Mark Boal for Kathryn Bigelow's Iraq War drama The Hurt Locker, the evening's top film with six awards.

Best Actress winner Carey Mulligan claimed she didn't expect to be named the winner and as result had not prepared a speech. The Guardian's Xan Brooks wasn't fully convinced: "Mulligan bashfully claims that she didn't think she was going to win, and so has nothing prepared. No speech written or anything. She then proceeds to thank everyone from Nick Hornby (who wrote the script) to her parents to her agents; all in one smooth and easy flow. It leaves me wondering if she might - God forbid - have been fibbing."

Kate Winslet presented the Best Actor BAFTA to Colin Firth for his performance as a grieving gay college professor in Tom Ford's A Single Man. After joking about a fridge guy at his house, Firth said that "an encounter with Tom Ford is to come away feeling resuscitated, a little more worldly, better informed, better groomed, more fragrant, and ... more nominated than one has ever been." Throughout Firth's speech, the camera focused on Ford's reactions.

If you found Robert Pattinson, Colin Firth, Carey Mulligan at BAFTA Ceremony an informative post, please recommend it to your friends; see share buttons above or on the left. And consider following Alt Film Guide on Facebook and/or joining the FB group All About Movies.
Robert Pattinson, Colin Firth, Carey Mulligan at BAFTA Ceremony © 2004-2015 Alt Film Guide and/or author(s). Text NOT to be reproduced without prior written consent.

Continue Reading: SHUTTER ISLAND Box Office: #1; VALENTINE'S DAY #2; AVATAR #3

Previous Post: Kristen Stewart BAFTA Acceptance Speech Video


You can leave your comment about Robert Pattinson, Colin Firth, Carey Mulligan at BAFTA Ceremony in the space below. Important: Different views and opinions are perfectly fine, but courtesy and respect are imperative. Abusive, bigoted, baseless (spreading misinformation), and/or inflammatory comments will be deleted, and such commenters may be banned.

You can use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

1 Comment to Robert Pattinson, Colin Firth, Carey Mulligan at BAFTA Ceremony

  1. Crystal

    From all the executive females on the 2nd floor! We love Rob's new Bel Ami hair, but cannot wait to see the tousled locks again. Who am I kidding, they could paint the man blue and parade him around 5th Avenue...we would still think he is the most gorgeous man on the planet!! Only because he is ;) We will always be unconditionally devoted to Rob!!!!!!!




Robert Osborne on Kate Winslet THE READER: Lead or Supporting Actress
BAFTA 2008 Longlists: Production Design, Visual Effects
Robert Pattinson: BAFTA Red Carpet; Christoph Waltz Credits Quentin Tarantino
Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, Sandra Bullock: 2010 Teen Choice Award Winners
Colin Firth, Natalie Portman, Melissa Leo's Latest Awards: St. Louis Film Critics' Winners
Watch BAFTA Awards Ceremony
Robert Pattinson-Reese Witherspoon Romance Lacks Sparkle: WATER FOR ELEPHANTS Reviews
Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner Chinese Theatre Ceremony Photo
Watch Robert Pattinson/BEL AMI Online Red Carpet: Berlin 2012
Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart BREAKING DAWN 2 Reshoots