The London Film Critics’ Circle has announced the nominations for its 35th annual awards ceremony, and Keira Knightley has been nominated for British Actress of the Year. The Imitation Game has also been nominated for British Film of the Year, Actor of the Year (Benedict Cumberbatch), British Actor of the Year (Benedict Cumberbatch) and Young British Performer of the Year (Alex Lawther).
BRITISH ACTRESS OF THE YEAR
Emily Blunt – Into the Woods & Edge of Tomorrow
Felicity Jones – The Theory of Everything
Keira Knightley – The Imitation Game, Begin Again & Say When
Gugu Mbatha-Raw – Belle
Rosamund Pike – Gone Girl & What We Did on Our Holiday
The winners will be announced at a ceremony on Sunday 18 January 2015 at The May Fair Hotel.
The list of nominees for the 2015 Critics’ Choice Awards were released this week, and Keira Knightley has scooped yet another Best Supporting Actress nomination for The Imitation Game. The film has snagged a total of 6 awards, including Best Picture, Best Actor (Benedict Cumberbatch), Best Acting Ensemble, Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Score.
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Patricia Arquette – Boyhood
Jessica Chastain – A Most Violent Year
Keira Knightley – The Imitation Game
Emma Stone – Birdman
Meryl Streep – Into the Woods
Tilda Swinton – Snowpiercer
The show will be broadcast live on A&E from the Hollywood Palladium on January 15, at 9pm ET/6pm PT.
You can now view the whole interview from Actors on Actors, when Keira had an in-depth discussion with fellow actor Ethan Hawke.
Keira Knightley is pregnant, her spokesperson has confirmed today. This will be the first child for the actress and her husband James Righton, who she married in France in May 2013.
No due date has been announced, although speculation suggests that the baby will be arriving in spring 2015.
It has a happy week for Keira, who is also celebrating a Golden Globe nomination for her role in The Imitation Game.
Another day, another nomination. Today the shortlist was released for the Golden Globe Awards, and Keira has yet again been nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her role in The Imitation Game, which received 5 nominations in total, including Best Motion Picture (Drama), Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama) (Benedict Cumberbatch), Best Screenplay (Motion Picture) and Best Original Score (Motion Picture). Keira released a short statement after hearing about her nomination:
I felt so lucky to have portrayed Joan Clarke, such an extraordinary woman who defied convention and was part of a moment in history.
Thank you to the Hollywood Foreign Press for this honour and for recognising our film.
The 72nd Golden Globe Awards will be held in Beverly Hills on January 11, 2015
The Screen Actors Guild Award nominations were released earlier today and Keira Knightley has been nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance as Joan Clarke from The Imitation Game. The film has also generated plenty of other nominations, including Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role (Benedict Cumberbatch) and Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
PATRICIA ARQUETTE / Olivia – “BOYHOOD” (IFC Films)
KEIRA KNIGHTLEY / Joan Clarke – “THE IMITATION GAME” (The Weinstein Company)
EMMA STONE / Sam – “BIRDMAN” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
MERYL STREEP / The Witch – “INTO THE WOODS” (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
NAOMI WATTS / Daka – “ST. VINCENT” (The Weinstein Company)
The winners for the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be announced at the Shrine Auditorium on January 25, 2015.
Last night were the Moet British Independent Film Awards, and Keira hit the red carpet looking lovely in a Simone Rocha dress. Over 100 HQ images have been added to the gallery so far.
For the second year in a row, Indiewire has partnered with iNDEMAND to create Indiewire Awards Season Spotlight.
Indiewire editors selected some of the year’s finest actors and filmmakers and captured them in original photos by Daniel Bergeron and video interviews conducted by the inDEMAND team. And this year, our Spotlight is bigger than ever.
Over the next eight weeks we’re profiling more than 30 talented people, featuring intimate Contender Conversations with “The Theory of Everything” star Eddie Redmayne, “Top Five” director and star Chris Rock, “Birdman” director Alejandro González Iñárritu, “The Imitation Game” star Keira Knightley and many more.
This preview will give you an idea of what you can expect, starting Monday Dec. 8 and running through the Oscars at the end of February. It’s going to be great.