"Colette" is another period piece showcase for Kiera Knightley                John C. Reilly looks like a late breaking Academy Award player in the Trailer for "Stan & Ollie"                Brie Larson saves the day in the First Trailer for "Captain Marvel"                The Toronto International Film Festival boosts "Green Book" with its Top Prize                Updated Academy Award predictions for early September                "White Boy Rick" is a compelling character study and period piece                Taking a look at potential Best Supporting Actress contenders                Shane Black gives "The Predator" his signature clever spin                Venice Film Festival award winners include "The Favourite" and "Roma"                Taking a look at potential Best Supporting Actor contenders                Watch out for Ben Foster in Best Supporting Actor for "Leave No Trace"                "The Favourite" releases a new Trailer to build off of its positive festival buzz                "All About Nina" and "Fahrenheit 11/9": Films to look forward to in September                Trailer for "The Front Runner" and Buzz from Telluride suggest another Oscar player for Jason Reitman                Taking a look at potential Best Actress contenders        

“King’s Speech” cleans up at British Indie Film Awards

By Sean O’Connell
Hollywoodnews.com: David Fincher’s “The Social Network” won big with the National Board of Review a few days back. Tonight, it was time for Tom Hooper’s “The King’s Speech” to re-exert its pre-Oscar muscle.

The British drama collected five key wins at the 2010 British Independent Film Awards, which were handed out Sunday evening in London. “Speech” grabbed Best British Independent Film, Best Screenplay, Best Actor (Colin Firth), Best Supporting Actress (Helena Bonham Carter) and Best Supporting Actor (Geoffrey Rush).

A full list of the evening’s winners:

Best British Independent Film: “The King’s Speech”
Best Foreign Independent Film: “A Prophet”
Best Director: Gareth Edwards, “Monsters”
Best Actress: Carey Mulligan, “Never Let Me Go”
Best Actor: Colin Firth, “The King’s Speech”
Best Supporting Actress: Helena Bonham Carter, “The King’s Speech”
Best Supporting Actor: Geoffrey Rush, “The King’s Speech”
Best Screenplay: David Seidler, “The King’s Speech”
Douglas Hickox Debut Director Award: Clio Barnard, “The Arbor”
Most Promising Newcomer: Joanne Froggatt, “In Our Name”
Best Documentary: “Enemies of the People”
Raindance Award: “Son of Babylon”
Best Achievement in Production: “Monsters”
Best Technical Achievement: “Monsters,” Visual Effects – Gareth Edwards
Best British Short: “Baby”
Special Jury Prize: “Jenne Casarotto”
Richard Harris Award: Helena Bonham Carter
Variety Award: Liam Neeson

Follow Hollywood News on Twitter for up-to-date news information.

Hollywood News, Hollywood Awards, Awards, Movies, News, Award News, Breaking News, Entertainment News, Movie News, Music News

About HollywoodNews.com

Doing our best to bring you "The Pulse of New Hollywood®." Follow us @hollywoodnews

Follow us

Breaking Hollywood News   


Leave a comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.