The biggest British-related award of the evening was the one that, as was widely expected, went to Daniel Day-Lewis as best actor in the title role of Lincoln.
In the run up to the Oscars, the three best picture nominees with stories based on real people or events — Lincoln, Argo and Zero Dark Thirty — have all had the veracity of their storytelling challenged.
It’s been a busy week for awards nominations, what with the BAFTA Rising Star nominees, and the National Television Awards – and it’s only Wednesday! – but today, BAFTA announced the full shortlist for their film …
Some might think Steven Spielberg made a controversial decision when casting Daniel Day-Lewis, both a British and Irish citizen, as the U.S.’ 16th President Abraham Lincoln (with fellow Brit Jared Harris as Ulyssess S.
It wasn’t even four score and seven minutes after a New York Film Festival sneak preview of Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln last night (October 8) that movie industry media started handicapping the film’s Academy Award prospects.
So we saw the trailer for the trailer, but now we have the actual article itself: the trailer for Steven Spielberg‘s Lincoln, starring two-time Oscar-winning Brit Daniel Day Lewis as the 16th President.
Here’s a first look at the very British Daniel Day Lewis playing the very American president Abraham Lincoln in Steven Spielberg‘s Lincoln, which is set to hit theaters nationwide November 16. And it’s a very brief …