Eddie Redmayne scoops best actor prize
Eddie Redmayne has scooped the best actor prize at the Bafta Film Awards for his role as Professor Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.
Redmayne said it was “one of the best nights of my life”.
The film was also named outstanding British film and won a third award for its adapted screenplay.
Coming of age drama Boyhood – shot over 12 years with the same cast – was named best film, with Richard Linklater picking up best director prize.
Patricia Arquette also won the best supporting actress Bafta for her role in the film.
The ceremony at London’s Royal Opera House on Sunday night was hosted by Stephen Fry.
Here is the full list of winners for the 2015 Bafta Film Awards.
Best film: Boyhood
Outstanding British film: The Theory of Everything
Actor: Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything
Actress: Julianne Moore – Still Alice
Supporting actor: JK Simmons – Whiplash
Supporting actress: Patricia Arquette – Boyhood
Director: Richard Linklater – Boyhood
Adapted screenplay: The Theory of Everything – Anthony McCarten
Original screenplay: The Grand Budapest Hotel – Wes Anderson
Animated film: The Lego Movie
Foreign film: Ida
Cinematography: Birdman – Emmanuel Lubezki
Costume design: The Grand Budapest Hotel
Editing: Whiplash – Tom Cross
Make-up and hair: The Grand Budapest Hotel – Frances Hannon
Music: The Grand Budapest Hotel – Alexandre Desplat
Production design: The Grand Budapest Hotel – Adam Stockhausen, Anna Pinnock
Sound: Whiplash – Thomas Curley, Ben Wilkins, Craig Mann
Visual effects: Interstellar – Paul Franklin, Scott Fisher, Andrew Lockley
British short animation: The Bigger Picture – Chris Hees, Daisy Jacobs, Jennifer Majka
British short film: Boogaloo and Graham – Brian J Falconer, Michael Lennox, Ronan Blaney
Outstanding debut by a British writer, director or producer: Stephen Beresford, David Livingstone (writer and producer Pride)
Rising Star award: Jack O’Connell