Hosted by BAFTA Chief-Executive Amanda Berry OBE and film broadcaster Edith Bowman, 2014 Ee Rising Star nominee George MacKay (1917) announced the highly anticipated nominee shortlist for 2021.
The British line-up of five nominees included;
Bukky Bakray, who made her debut lead performance in breakout hit ‘Rocks’, directed by Sarah Gavron. Bakray has also received nominations from the British Independent Film Awards (BIFA) and London Critics Circle and has been longlisted in BAFTA’s ‘Leading Actress’ category for 2021.
Conrad Khan, who is best known for his highly acclaimed role as Tyler, in Henry Blake’s 2020 feature film, ‘County Lines’. A performance that has earnt him a BIFA nomination for ‘Most Promising Newcomer.’ Khan has most recently been cast as a lead