Theatre: Olivier Awards 2022 – Winners!

Here we have the winners of the 2022 Olivier Awards, celebrating the best of West End theatre. Have to admit that considering I had a ticket for Cabaret before Christmas and it was when the performances were being cancelled, makes me even more sad that it has won so many awards.

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Theatre: Olivier Awards 2022 – Nominations

OLIVIER AWARDS 2022 NOMINATIONS IN FULL

Best revival
A Number at the Old Vic
Constellations, a Donmar Warehouse production at the Vaudeville Theatre
The Normal Heart at the Olivier, National Theatre
The Tragedy of Macbeth at the Almeida Theatre

Best entertainment or comedy play
The Choir of Man at the Arts Theatre
Pantoland at the Palladium at the London Palladium
Pride and Prejudice* (*Sort Of) at the Criterion Theatre
The Shark Is Broken at the Ambassadors Theatre

Best musical revival
Anything Goes at the Barbican Theatre
Cabaret at the Kit Kat Club at the Playhouse Theatre
Spring Awakening at the Almeida Theatre

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BAFTA Film Awards 2022 – Winners

The winners of the 2022 BAFTA Film Awards, don’t really want to say much about the tragedy of Rebel Wilson hosting as it was horrendous!

Best Film – The Power of the Dog
Best Director – The Power of the Dog: Jane Campion
Leading Actor – Will Smith: King Richard
Supporting Actor – Troy Kotsur: Coda
Outstanding Debut By A British Writer, Director Or Producer – The Harder They Fall: Jeymes Samuel (writer/director) 
Leading Actress – Joanna Scanlan: After Love
Supporting Actress – Ariana DeBose: West Side Story
Adapted Screenplay – Coda: Siân Heder
Original Screenplay- Licorice Pizza: Paul Thomas Anderson
Original Score – Dune: Hans Zimmer
Outstanding British Film – Belfast
Film Not In The English Language – Drive My Car
Documentary – Summer of Soul (or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)
Animated Film – Encanto
Casting – West Side Story: Cindy Tolan
Cinematography – Dune: Greig Fraser
Editing – No Time To Die: Tom Cross, Elliot Graham
Production Design – Dune Patrice Vermette: Zsuzsanna Sipos
Costume Design – Cruella: Jenny Beavan
Make Up & Hair – The Eyes Of Tammy: Faye Linda Dowds, Stephanie Ingram, Justin Raleigh
Sound – Dune: Mac Ruth, Mark Mangini, Doug Hemphill, Theo Green, Ron Bartlett
Special Visual Effects – Dune: Brian Connor, Paul Lambert, Tristan Myles, Gerd Nefzer
British Short Animation – Do Not Feed The Pigeons: Jordi Morera
British Short Film – The Black Cop: Cherish Oteka
EE Rising Star Award (Voted For By The Public) – Lashana Lynch

Critics Choice Awards 2022 – Winners

Here are the winners of the 2022 Critics Choice Awards!

FILM

BEST PICTURE
The Power of the Dog

BEST DIRECTOR
Jane Campion – The Power of the Dog

BEST ACTOR
Will Smith – King Richard

BEST ACTRESS
Jessica Chastain – The Eyes of Tammy Faye

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Troy Kotsur – CODA

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Ariana DeBose – West Side Story

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Oscars 2022 – Nominations

The big one for awards season! I don’t care what anyone says I still love the Oscars and really do like to see the films I love (and didn’t so much) create conversation on films! The 94th Academy Awards!

Here are the 2022 nominations!

Best Picture

Belfast
CODA
Don’t Look Up
Drive My Car
Dune
King Richard
Licorice Pizza
Nightmare Alley
The Power of the Dog
West Side Story

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BAFTA Film Awards 2022 – Nominations

Here we have the nominations for the 2022 BAFTA Film Awards!

BEST FILM

BELFAST Laura Berwick, Kenneth Branagh, Becca Kovacik, Tamar Thomas

DON’T LOOK UP Adam McKay, Kevin Messick

DUNE Mary Parent, Cale Boyter, Denis Villeneuve

LICORICE PIZZA Sara Murphy, Paul Thomas Anderson, Adam Somner

THE POWER OF THE DOG Jane Campion, Iain Canning, Roger Frappier, Tanya Seghatchian, Emile Sherman


OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM

AFTER LOVE Aleem Khan, Matthieu de Braconier

ALI & AVA Clio Barnard, Tracy O’Riordan

BELFAST Kenneth Branagh, Laura Berwick, Becca Kovacik, Tamar Thomas

BOILING POINT Philip Barantini, Bart Ruspoli, Hester Ruoff, James Cummings

CYRANO Joe Wright, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Guy Heeley, Erica Schmidt

EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Jonathan Butterell, Peter Carlton, Mark Herbert, Tom MacRae

HOUSE OF GUCCI Ridley Scott, Mark Huffam, Giannina Scott, Kevin J Walsh, Roberto Bentivegna, Becky Johnston

LAST NIGHT IN SOHO Edgar Wright, Tim Bevan & Eric Fellner, Nira Park, Krysty Wilson-Cairns

NO TIME TO DIE Cary Joji Fukunaga, Barbara Broccoli, Michael G. Wilson, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Phoebe Waller-Bridge 

PASSING Rebecca Hall, Margot Hand, Nina Yang Bongiovi, Forest Whitaker

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Awards: Independent Spirit Awards 2022 – Nominations

Here are the nominations for the 2022 Independent Spirit Awards.

BEST FEATURE
(Award given to the producer)

A CHIARA
Producers: Jonas Carpignano, Paolo Carpignano, Jon Coplon, Ryan Zacarias
C’MON C’MON
Producers: Chelsea Barnard, Andrea Longacre-White, Lila Yacoub
THE LOST DAUGHTER
Producers: Charles Dorfman, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Osnat Handelsman Keren, Talia Kleinhendler
THE NOVICE
Producers: Ryan Hawkins, Kari Hollend, Steven Sims, Zack Zucker
ZOLA
Producers: Kara Baker, Dave Franco, Elizabeth Haggard, David Hinojosa, Vince Jolivette, Christine Vachon, Gia Walsh
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