CBn previously reported that Casino Royale had tied The Queen for the #1 spot on the BAFTA longlist–14 entries each.
With 14 entries each, both films lead the pack. ‘This is the result of the first round of BAFTA voting, when the choices are narrowed down to 15 contenders in each category. The five nominees will be selected in the second round, which ends 12 January.’
CBn now reports on the different categories Daniel Craig’s first James Bond film is included in:
Casino Royale BAFTA Longlist Nominations
- Best Film
- Best Director
- Adapted Screenplay
- Make-Up & Hair
- Special Visual Effects
- Costume Design
- Production Design
- Film Music
- Actor in a Leading Role – Daniel Craig
- Actress in a Leading Role – Eva Green
- Actress in a Supporting Role – Judi Dench
Casino Royale was not included in the following categories: Original Screenplay, Film Not in the English Language, Animated Feature Film and Actor in a Supporting Role.
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