BAFTA Awards 2018: Three Billboards dominates as Time's Up campaign shares stage

Director Martin McDonagh from left producer Peter Czernin actors Sam Rockwell Frances Mc Dormand and producer Graham Broadbent pose for

She won the Best Actress and, wearing a dress not totally black, she admitted having a "little trouble with compliance".

"In autumn of past year, when stories came out in the press about sexual harassment, discrimination and abuse in the entertainment industry, 700,000 female farm workers wrote to us to say they stood with us in solidarity". Our guide tells you everything you need to know to watch the BAFTAs on TV and online, including details of how to live stream the BAFTA Awards for free.

Kate Winslet, Emma Thompson, Naomie Harris, Emma Watson and Gemma Arterton were among those who signed a letter saying that 2018 should be "the year that time was up on sexual harassment and abuse".

Guillermo del Toro's fantasy romance The Shape of Water leads the pack with 12 nominations, while crime drama Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and Winston Churchill biopic Darkest Hour each have nine.

British-Irish filmmaker Martin McDonagh (L), producer Peter Czernin (2L), United States actor Sam Rockwell, and British producer Graham Broadbent (R) pose with citation reader United States actress Frances McDormand (2R) after receiving the award for Best Film for "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri" at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London on February 18, 2018.

James Ivory won best adapted screenplay for CALL ME BY YOUR NAME. But The Shape of Water looks most likely to take home the big prize.

Del Toro, Guadagnino, Nolan and Martin McDonagh (Three Billboards) were up for best director alongside Denis Villeneuve for "Blade Runner 2049" - an all-male lineup that has drawn criticism, particularly this year.

Stars dressed mainly in black in a show of support for the fight against sexual harassment as The Shape of Water topped the nominations list.

Actress Allison Janney poses with her award for Best Actress for 'I Tonya' backstage at the BAFTA 2018 Awards in London Sunday Feb. 18 2018
BAFTA Awards 2018: Three Billboards dominates as Time's Up campaign shares stage

Sam Rockwell, who won Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of a dumb, racist cop in THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING MISSOURI, described himself as a journeyman actor and dedicated the award to his friend, Alan Rickman. Gary Oldman's turn as Churchill in Darkest Hour won him a Golden Globe and an Oscar nod, and has also made him a front-runner for a BAFTA.

Get Out's Daniel Kaluuya and Call Me By Your Name's Timothee Chalamet are nominated for both best leading actor and EE's Rising Star Award.

"Darkest Hour" has also been nominated in the best film and outstanding British film categories, while Kristin Scott Thomas is up for supporting actress for her role as Churchill's wife Clementine.

However, there was disappointment for Saoirse Ronan who missed out on the Best Actress gong. You might have seen #MeToo.

Joanna Lumley will host the awards.

This week Britain's movie academy, industry unions and bodies announced new measures to tackle bullying and harassment, including better procedures for reporting and investigating abuse, a commitment to act against bullies and abusers, and a confidential support line.

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It is not yet clear whether the Duchess of Cambridge will follow suit, however, when she attends with her husband Prince William, president of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta).

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