BAFTA Awards 2019 - Predictions

This image has been digitally altered) BAFTA Masks during the BAFTA masks casting at New Pro Foundries Ltd on January 31, 2019 in London, England. The EE British Academy Film Awards will...

The biggest night of the British film calendar is upon us, with the 2019 BAFTA Awards being the most wide-open in years.

Though often seen as a forerunner of the Academy Awards, Britain's own Oscars do tend to differ in some major categories, leading to some surprises. 

The Favourite is the most nominated film of the night with 12, but does that translate to guaranteed success? Read our predictions below to find out, with the presumed winner being highlighted in bold. 

Best Film 

  • BlacKkKlansman 
  • The Favourite 
  • Green Book 
  • Roma 
  • A Star Is Born 

Outstanding British Film

  • Beast 
  • Bohemian Rhapsody 
  • The Favourite 
  • McQueen 
  • Stan & Ollie 
  • You Were Never Really Here

Best Leading Actress 

  • Glenn Close - The Wife 
  • Lady Gaga - A Star Is Born 
  • Melissa McCarthy - Can You Ever Forgive Me? 
  • Olivia Colman - The Favourite 
  • Viola Davis - Widows 

Best Leading Actor 

  • Bradley Cooper - A Star Is Born 
  • Christian Bale - Vice 
  • Rami Malek - Bohemian Rhapsody 
  • Steve Coogan - Stan & Ollie 
  • Viggo Mortensen - Green Book

Best Supporting Actress 

  • Amy Adams - Vice
  • Claire Foy - First Man 
  • Emma Stone - The Favourite 
  • Margot Robbie - Mary Queen of Scots 
  • Rachel Weisz - The Favourite 

Best Supporting Actor 

  • Adam Driver - BlacKkKlansman 
  • Mahershala Ali - Green Book 
  • Richard E. Grant - Can You Ever Forgive Me? 
  • Sam Rockwell - Vice 
  • Timothee Chalamet - Beautiful Boy

Best Director

  • Alfonso Cuaron - Roma 
  • Bradley Cooper - A Star Is Born 
  • Pawel Pawlikowski - Cold War 
  • Spike Lee - BlacKkKlansman 
  • Yorgos Lanthimos - The Favourite 

Best Original Screenplay 

  • Cold War 
  • The Favourite 
  • Green Book 
  • Roma 
  • Vice

Best Adapted Screenplay 

  • BlacKkKlansman 
  • Can You Ever Forgive Me? 
  • First Man 
  • If Beale Street Could Talk 
  • A Star Is Born

Best Costume Design 

  • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs 
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • The Favourite 
  • Mary Poppins Returns 
  • Mary Queen of Scots

Best Make Up & Hair 

  • Bohemian Rhapsody 
  • The Favourite 
  • Mary Queen of Scots 
  • Stan & Ollie 
  • Vice

Best Original Music 

  • BlacKkKlansman 
  • If Beale Street Could Talk 
  • Isle of Dogs 
  • Mary Poppins Returns 
  • A Star Is Born

Outstanding British Debut

  • Apostasy 
  • Beast 
  • A Cambodian Spring 
  • Pili 
  • Ray & Liz

Best Animated Film

  • Incredibles 2 
  • Isle of Dogs 
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Best Cinematography

  • Bohemian Rhapsody 
  • Cold War 
  • The Favourite 
  • First Man 
  • Roma

Best Documentary 

  • Free Solo 
  • McQueen 
  • RBG 
  • They Shall Not Grow Old 
  • Three Identical Strangers

Best Editing 

  • Bohemian Rhapsody 
  • The Favourite 
  • First Man 
  • Roma 
  • Vice

Best Foreign Film 

  • Capernaum 
  • Cold War 
  • Dogman 
  • Roma 
  • Shoplifters

Best Production Design 

  • Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald 
  • The Favourite 
  • First Man 
  • Mary Poppins Returns 
  • Roma

Best Sound 

  • Bohemian Rhapsody 
  • First Man 
  • Mission: Impossible - Fallout 
  • A Quiet Place 
  • A Star Is Born

Best Visual Effects 

  • Avengers: Infinity War 
  • Black Panther 
  • Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald 
  • First Man 
  • Ready Player One

EE Rising Star Award 

  • Barry Keoghan 
  • Cynthia Erivo 
  • Jessie Buckley 
  • Lakeith Stanfield 
  • Letitia Wright