#BAFTA2021

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Take a look at the full list of winners from the award ceremony. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@BAFTA)

  • Mini drama series "I May Destroy You" turned out to be the big victor
  • Michaela Coel landed the leading actress award for the show
  • The crown of the Leading Actor was conquered by Paul Mescal for "Normal People"

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The virtual ceremony is due to the ongoing pandemic. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@BAFTA)

  • Nominees for this year's TV awards can opt for holographic projections of themselves
  • This feature can also be availed by fans
  • The British Academy Television Awards ceremony will be held on 6 June

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‘The Crown’ got the best drama series nomination. (Photo Credit: Instagram/Netflix)

  • ‘Small Axe’ and ‘The Crown’ lead the nomination race for UK’s BAFTA TV awards
  • The event will be handed out at two ceremonies
  • The craft categories will take place on May 24 and the rest during a televised event on June 6

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Phoebe Dynevor made her debut as a child in "Waterloo Road", a school drama. (Photo Credit: Instagram/phoebedynevor)

  • She was seen sporting a sleek black off-shoulder Louis Vuitton gown
  • The actor's rumoured boyfriend Pete Davidson did not attend the  ceremony
  • 'Bridgerton' has been renewed for a second season

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BAFTA posted a video of Bukky Bakray's reaction to winning the Rising Star award on their Twitter handle. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@bukkybakray9)

  • Bukky made her debut in the movie 'Rocky' in 2019
  • Her performance got her two British Independent Film Award (BIFA) nominations
  • She was born in East London

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'Soul' received positive reviews and recognition globally. (Photo Credit: Instagram/ Priyanka Chopra Jonas)

  • Pixar animated film 'Soul' won the award
  • Priyanka Chopra was the first presenter at the awards
  • The presenters of the awards are at the Royal Albert Hall, London

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The award was announced on Sunday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@BAFTA)

  • The BAFTA awards were conducted over the weekend
  • 'Promising Young Woman' and 'The Trial of Chicago 7' were a few movies nominated in the category
  • The award ceremony was hosted by Edith Bowman and Dermot O'Leary

McDormand is known for her role in 'Fargo,' 'Three Billboards' and her Emmy-winning role in 'Olive Kitteridge.' (Photo Credit: Instagram/@frances.mcdormand)

  • Frances McDormand is well-known for various roles
  • Nomadland has won multiple awards at BAFTA 2021
  • Frances is a two-time Oscar winner

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BAFTA 2021 is a virtual event. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@AnthonyHopkins)

  • He faced tough competition from Tahar Rahim and others 
  • BAFTAs received heavy criticism last year for lack of diversity in nominations
  • 'Nomadland' and 'Rocks' led the nominations this year

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USA: In this video grab issued Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021, by NBC, Chloe Zhao accepts the award for best picture drama for "Nomadland" at the Golden Globe Awards. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • BAFTA award ceremony was held virtually this year
  • Shannon Murphy, Sarah Gavron and Jasmila Zbanic were nominated in the category
  • The nominations for Best Director were expanded this year