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  1. Ceremony has taken place at London's Royal Albert Hall
  2. La La Land wins five awards, including best film
  3. Outstanding British film is won by I, Daniel Blake
  4. Casey Affleck is named best actor and Emma Stone wins best actress
  5. Dev Patel is named best supporting actor

Live Reporting

By Steven McIntosh and Lauren Turner

All times stated are UK

And so to the after party...

That's just about it from us tonight, thanks for joining us this evening.

In pictures: Bafta 2017

Baftas 2017: Full list of winners

The ceremony may have concluded but already the stars are turning up thick and fast at the official Baftas after party at London's Grosvenor House Hotel - have a look at some of the photos below.

(Our invitation must have got lost in the post.)

Hope you can join us again next year!

Viola Davis
Viola Davis
JK Rowling and Neil Murray
JK Rowling and Neil Murray
Felicity Blunt and Stanley Tucci
Felicity Blunt and Stanley Tucci
Felicity Jones
Felicity Jones

A Royal audience

Here are some more photos of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at tonight's ceremony:

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at the 2017 Baftas
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
The couple sat in the front row at the Royal Albert Hall
The Duke of Cambridge
The duke met James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli at the ceremony

The winners pose with their statuettes

Some of tonight's winners have been passing through the press room to pose with their trophies. 

Dev Patel
Dev Patel, best supporting actor
Mel Brooks
Mel Brooks, fellowship
Emma Stone
Emma Stone, best actress
Madeline Fontaine
Madeline Fontaine, best costume design, Jackie

And, astonishingly, we've even found a photo of Casey Affleck smiling. Yes! Smiling!

Casey Affleck

More Twitter reaction

The #Baftas are trending on Twitter - and here is what a few of you are saying:

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Not everybody is a fan of the show though:

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And quite a few of you are sharing your thoughts about the political nature of some of the acceptance speeches:

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Emma Stone's acceptance speech

Emma Stone
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The acceptance speech by Emma Stone, who won best actress for her performance as Mia in La La Land, is going down very well indeed on social media.

She said: "In a time that's so divisive I think it's really special we were able to come together tonight thanks to Bafta to celebrate the positive gift of creativity and how it can transcend borders and how it can help people to feel a little less alone."

Remember you can let us know your thoughts by getting in touch via @BBCNewsEnts

Photos from the Royal Albert Hall

Some of tonight's famous faces have been tweeting from London's Royal Albert Hall - including the man behind Hamilton the Musical, Lin-Manuel Miranda.

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Red carpet recap

In case you missed the stars arriving on the red carpet earlier, here's a little round-up:

The stars hit the red carpet at the Baftas

The ceremony concludes

And so, with a lovely speech from Mel Brooks, tonight's ceremony draws to a close.

The winners are now heading up to the stage for a group photo.

Stay tuned as we'll be bringing you some reaction to the winners (and possibly the losers). 

Brooks: 'Singular and august honour'

Mel Brooks
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Mel Brooks thanked Bafta for their good choices tonight - "especially me" - as he accepted his award. 

To choose an American is mighty nice of you, mighty nice.

He said he doesn't consider the UK to be a separate country to the US, but rather a "vast Brooklyn that just speaks better". 

Receiving an award previously won by the likes of Alfred Hitchcock and Laurence Olivier is a "singular and august honour and I'm very grateful". 

He quipped: 

This is an award you won't see on eBay, I promise you.

Bafta fellowship - Mel Brooks

The Duke of Cambridge, president of Bafta, was introduced by Stephen Fry as "Prince Bill" as he arrived on stage to present Mel Brooks with his fellowship. 

William joked: "Bafta have sadly run out of actors, so I've been roped in." 

He described Brooks as an "extremely talented actor, comedian, film director, composer and songwriter". 

Best film - La La Land

La La Land

And it's another award for La La Land, as it is named best film. 

The other nominees were: 


I, Daniel Blake

Manchester by the Sea 


Stone celebrates 'gift of creativity'

Accepting her award, Stone said: "This country - and the US, and the world - seems to be going through a bit of a time, just a bit". 

She added:

In a time that's so divisive I think it's so special we were able to come together tonight thanks to Bafta, to celebrate the positive gift of creativity and how it can transcend borders and how it can help people to feel a little less alone.

Leading actress - Emma Stone

Emma Stone

Emma Stone wins the leading actress Bafta for La La Land. 

The other nominees were: 

Amy Adams - Arrival

Emily Blunt - The Girl on the Train

Natalie Portman - Jackie

Meryl Streep - Florence Foster Jenkins

Best director - Damien Chazelle, La La Land

La La Land

And the Bafta for best director goes to Damien Chazelle, for La La Land. 

The other nominees were: 

Tom Ford - Nocturnal Animals

Ken Loach - I, Daniel Blake

Kenneth Lonergan - Manchester by the Sea

Denis Villeneuve - Arrival

'Everyday lives and their struggles'

Casey Affleck says of his win: 

The reason I'm here is because of Kenneth Lonergan and his sublime screenplay, that really dignifies everyday lives and their struggles with great compassion.

I will never be able to express my gratitude to him.

Leading actor - Casey Affleck

Casey Affleck

Casey Affleck wins the best actor award for his role in Manchester by the Sea. 

The other nominees were: 

Andrew Garfield - Hacksaw Ridge

Ryan Gosling - La La Land

Jake Gyllenhaal - Nocturnal Animals

Viggo Mortensen - Captain Fantastic

Best original screenplay - Manchester by the Sea

Manchester by the Sea
Roadside Attractions/Amazon Studios

Kenneth Lonergan picked up the award for best original screenplay for Manchester by the Sea. 

He said star Casey Affleck gives "one of the most brilliant performances I've ever seen - or think I will" in a film about "looking grief and sorrow in the face". 

Lonergan said they were among the finest cast he has ever seen in a film. 

The other nominees were: 

Hell or High Water - Taylor Sheridan

I, Daniel Blake - Paul Laverty

La La Land - Damien Chazelle

Moonlight - Barry Jenkins

Outstanding contribution - Curzon

Curzon cinemas picks up the outstanding British contribution award. 

Elle star Isabelle Huppert, giving out the award, described it as "an organisation so very close to my heart". 

As a champion of independent cinema, Curzon hold a unique place, not only in our industry but in our affections - not least my own, having been lucky enough to have appeared in six films under their banner.

Paying tribute to those we've lost

Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason takes to the stage to play Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah, as images of some of those we've lost in the past year are flashed up on the screen.

Among the actors who have died over the last 12 months are Gene Wilder, Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher, Om Puri and John Hurt. 

A song from William..?

Stephen Fry tells the audience that there is going to be a rousing rendition of Happy Birthday to mark Bafta's 70th birthday - led by none other than the Duke of Cambridge. 

As he says he's just been told there is no time for that after all, the camera pans to William who gives a smile - presumably of relief.

Patel on 'overwhelming' award

Dev Patel says of his win: 

Wow, that just happened. This is so overwhelming. I sit at home and watch this with my family, who are here with me tonight.

He said Lion was about family, and "a love that transcends borders, race, colour, anything".  

You guys are my driving force.

Best supporting actor - Dev Patel

Dev Patel

Dev Patel wins the Bafta for best supporting actor for his role in Lion.

The other nominees were:  

Mahershala Ali - Moonlight

Jeff Bridges - Hell or High Water

Hugh Grant - Florence Foster Jenkins

Aaron Taylor-Johnson - Nocturnal Animals

Outstanding British debut: Under the Shadow

This one goes to Under the Shadow - Babak Anvari (writer/director), Emily Leo, Oliver Roskill, Lucan Toh (producers)

The other nominees were:

The Girl with All the Gifts - Mike Carey (writer), Camille Gatin (producer)

The Hard Stop - George Amponsah (writer/director/producer), Dionne Walker (writer/producer)

Notes on Blindness - Peter Middleton (writer/director/producer), James Spinney (writer/director), Jo-Jo Ellison (producer)

The Pass - John Donnelly (writer), Ben A William (director)

Best special visual effects - The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book has been awarded the Bafta for best special visual effects. Robert Legato, Dan Lemmon, Andrew R. Jones and Adam Valdez took to the stage to collect their prize.  

The other nominees were: 

Arrival - Louis Morin

Doctor Strange - Richard Bluff, Stephane Ceretti, Paul Corbould, Jonathan Fawkner

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - Tim Burke, Pablo Grillo, Christian Manz, David Watkins

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - Neil Corbould, Hal Hickel, Mohen Leo, John Knoll, Nigel Sumner

Best animated film - Kubo and the Two Strings

Kubo and the Two Strings has won the best animated film Bafta. 

The other nominees were: 

Finding Dory



Best supporting actress - Viola Davis for Fences

Viola Davis

Viola Davis wins best supporting actress for her performance in Fences. Accepting the award, she paid tribute to August Wilson, who wrote the play upon which the film is based. 

When my father took his last breath, one of the thoughts that went through my mind was, 'Did his life matter?' And August answers that question so brilliantly.

Because what he did is said that our lives mattered as African-Americans. The people who did not make it into history books, but they have a story, and those stories deserve to be told. Thank you, August.

The other nominees were:

Naomie Harris - Moonlight

Nicole Kidman - Lion

Hayley Squires - I, Daniel Blake

Michelle Williams - Manchester by the Sea

Lion star is a 'discovery for the ages'

Luke Davies makes a special mention for Sunny Pawar, the five-year-old non-professional actor who stars as a young Saroo in Lion. 

Davies describes him as a "discovery for the ages". 

He also credits Dev Patel for taking the film "and making it his own" in the second half, as an adult Saroo searching for his home. 

Adapted screenplay - Luke Davies for Lion

Weinstein Company

Luke Davies wins the award for adapted screenplay for Lion.

The other nominees were:

Arrival - Eric Heisserer

Hacksaw Ridge - Robert Schenkkan, Andrew Knight

Hidden Figures - Theodore Melfi, Allison Schroeder

Nocturnal Animals - Tom Ford

Film not in the English language - Son of Saul

Now for the award for best film not in the English language. 

It goes to Laszlo Nemes and Gabor Sipos for Holocaust film Son of Saul. 

The other nominees were: 

Dheepan - Jacques Audiard, Pascal Caucheteux

Julieta - Pedro Almodovar

Mustang - Deniz Gamze Erguven, Charles Gillibert

Toni Erdmann - Maren Ade, Janine Jackowski

Documentary - 13th

The best documentary prize goes to 13th - about the US criminal justice system.

The other nominees were:

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years

The Eagle Huntress

Notes on Blindness


Production design - Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts

Stuart Craig and Anna Pinnock win for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, based on the JK Rowling book of the same name. 

The other nominees were: 

Doctor Strange - John Bush, Charles Wood

Hail, Caesar! - Jess Gonchor, Nancy Haigh

La La Land - Sandy Reynolds-Wasco, David Wasco

Nocturnal Animals - Shane Valentino, Meg Everist

Editing - Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge

Now the award for best editing. 

It goes to John Gilbert for World War Two epic Hacksaw Ridge.

He faced competition from: 

Arrival - Joe Walker

La La Land - Tom Cross 

Manchester by the Sea - Jennifer Lame 

Nocturnal Animals - Joan Sobel

On the menu tonight...

Feeling hungry? Well, here's what the stars are going to be eating tonight after the ceremony is all done and dusted. 

There will be a Cornish crab salad (or a vegetarian alternative of mixed grain salad with pickled vegetables), venison Wellington (or a puff pastry parcel filled with goats cheese and roasted winter vegetables for the non-meat eaters) and then chocolate pudding for some 2,000 guests at the Grosvenor House on Park Lane. 

They're travelling there after the proceedings at the Royal Albert Hall have finished. 

British short film - Home

Shpat Deda, Afolabi Kuti, Daniel Mulloy and Scott O'Donnell are on the stage to pick up the best British short film award, for Home.  

The other nominees were: 

Consumed - Richard John Seymour

Mouth of Hell - Bart Gavigan, Samir Mehanovic, Ailie Smith, Michael Wilson

The Party - Farah Abushwesha, Emmet Fleming, Andrea Harkin, Conor MacNeill

Standby - Charlotte Regan, Jack Hannon

British short animation - A Love Story

This one goes to A Love Story - Khaled Gad, Anushka Kishani Naanayakkara and Elena Ruscombe-King.

In her acceptance speech - Kishani gave a shout out to "the girls at the deli counter in Morrisons"!

The other nominees were The Alan Dimension (Jac Clinch, Jonathan Harbottle, Millie Marsh) and Tough (Jennifer Zheng).

Sound - Arrival

Amy Adams

Arrival has won its first Bafta. 

Claude La Haye, Bernard Gariepy Strobl and Sylvain Bellemare picked up the award for sound. 

The other nominees were: 

Deepwater Horizon - Mike Prestwood Smith, Dror Mohar, Wylie Stateman, David Wyman

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - Niv Adiri, Glenn Freemantle, Simon Hayes, Andy Nelson, Ian Tapp

Hacksaw Ridge - Peter Grace, Robert Mackenzie, Kevin O'Connell, Andy Wright

La La Land - Mildred Iatrou Morgan, Ai-Ling Lee, Steve A Morrow, Andy Nelson

Costume design - Jackie


The winner is Madeline Fontaine for her work on Jackie, about Jackie Kennedy. 

The other nominees were:

Allied - Joanna Johnston

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - Colleen Atwood

Florence Foster Jenkins - Consolata Boyle

La La Land - Mary Zophres

Original music: La La Land

Justin Hurwitz has won for La La Land. 

The other nominees were: 

Arrival - Johann Johannsson

Jackie - Mica Levi

Lion - Dustin O'Halloran, Hauschka

Nocturnal Animals - Abel Korzeniowski