The surprising and the expected: BAFTA nominations announced

Joanna Lumley to host BAFTA Film Awards

Other nominations in the same category at the British equivalent of the Oscars, commonly known as the Baftas, include "Call Me by Your Name", "Dunkirk" and "Darkest Hour", the Winston Churchill biopic.

Unless they were still in L.A. recovering from the Golden Globes, members of the British film industry had an early start Tuesday, waking up to hear which films had been shortlisted for the 2018 BAFTA Awards.

All five best director nominees were men, and all the nominations for best film and best British film were directed by men.

The BAFTA nominations have been announced, with a few notable omissions.

In the acting categories, Call Me By Your Name's Armie Hammer and The Shape of Water's Richard Jenkins will be disappointed not to secure nominations.

Unlike the Globes, a woman will host this year's event.

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"It's not only MeToo, but it's WeToo", she said. Darkest Hour also received nominations for best film and for Kristin Scott Thomas in the supporting-actress category. Guillermo del Toro was nominated for both best director and original screenplay.

Jordan Peele's horror satire "Get Out", which scored two Globes nominations and is considered a possible contender for a best picture Oscar nod, earned BAFTA nominations for lead actor Daniel Kaluuya and for Peele's screenplay.

British Academy Film and Television Awards released their list of nominees today.

Among the film's other nominations are Sally Hawkins for leading actress and Octavia Spencer for supporting actress.

BAFTA also nominated First They Killed My Father for Film Not In The English Language.

"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" is a film about a mother, frustrated with a police investigation into her daughter's death, who goes to great length to push authorities to catch the killer. "The Post" failed to get a nod and Dames Judi Dench and Helen Mirren also missed out despite both actresses being in the running at Sunday's (January 7) Golden Globes. Joanna Lumley takes over from veteran presenter Stephen Fry.

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