New Bond girls to present at BAFTA Awards this weekend
The latest Bond girls, Naomie Harris and BÃ©rÃ©nice Marlohe, who will be starring in the upcoming movie "Skyfall", will both present at the BAFTA Awards ceremony this weekend. Dame Judi Dench, who plays M, is also confirmed. Rumours are that Daniel Craig will also make an appearance, although this is not confirmed.
The Orange British Academy Film Awards will take place on Sunday 12 February at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London. Hosted by Stephen Fry, the ceremony will be broadcast on BBC One at 9.00pm that evening. For the fifth year, a special red carpet show will be broadcast on BBC Three at 7.30pm, hosted by Edith Bowman.
Nominees confirmed to date include (in alphabetical order): Adam Deacon, BÃ©rÃ©nice Bejo, Brad Pitt, Chris Hemsworth, Chris O'Dowd, Eddie Redmayne, Gary Oldman, George Clooney, Jean Dujardin, Jessica Chastain, Jim Broadbent, Jonah Hill, Dame Judi Dench, Kenneth Branagh, Kristen Wiig, Lynne Ramsay, Meryl Streep, Michael Fassbender, Michel Hazanavicius, Michelle Williams, Octavia Spencer, Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, Tomas Alfredson and Viola Davis.
Martin Scorsese, recipient of the BAFTA Fellowship, and John Hurt, recipient of the Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema Award, will also be in attendance.
Presenters and other attendees confirmed to date include (in alphabetical order): Anil Kapoor, BÃ©rÃ©nice Marlohe, Billy Bob Thornton, Christina Hendricks, Christina Ricci, Colin Firth, Cuba Gooding Jr, Daniel Radcliffe, Gillian Anderson, Hayley Atwell, Helena Bonham Carter, Henry Cavill, Holliday Grainger, Jeremy Irvine, Jessica Brown Findlay, Jon Hamm, Naomie Harris, Noomi Rapace, Paul Bettany and PenÃ©lope Cruz. Presenting an Award together at the ceremony will be Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe.
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