Ahead of the full lineup of BAFTA nominations due to be revealed on Thursday, the British Academy has revealed the nominees for its Rising Star Awards, which honor promising rising stars – screen talent, It is the only honor of all BAFTA Film Awards to be voted on by the public. Best recognized for playing Whitney Houston in Sony’s recent music biopic I Wanna Dance With Somebody, but has also appeared in Lady Macbeth and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (and BAFTA TV Winners 2021 for her supporting role in The End of the End of the Fing World), and two One-time Olivier Award-winning actress and Queen of the star Sheila Atim (also known as Barry Jenkins Known for TV series The Underground Railroad ) and Daryl McCormack, in the past 19 In a few months he has earned credit for both ) Good luck to you, Leo Grande and Apple TV+’s Bad Sisters. In addition, on Living stars Aimee Lou Wood and Emma Mackie, this year on Emily and Death on the Nile , two Sex Education Alumni are on the list.
McCormack, Atim and Ackie attended Tuesday’s nomination announcement at the Savoy Hotel.
This year’s BAFTA Rising Star Awards have an impressive history of illuminating awards that will soon become Hollywood regulars, with previous winners including Letitia Wright , Tom Holland, John Boyega, James McAvoy and Tom Hardy. Winner Micheal Ward in 2020 and Daniel Kaluuya in 2020 are both cast in the BAFTA film for this week Awards will be presented at a later date to the shortlist competing for nominations. James Bond star Lashana Lynch wins in 2022.
2022 Rising star winners will be revealed at the BAFTA Film Awards in February 12 at the Royal Festival Hall, London.