The film picked up seven awards.
LONDON: “The Favourite” led the nominations for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards on Wednesday, with 12 nods for the costume piece that has already won its leading actress Olivia Colman several prizes. Colman plays Britain’s 18th-century Queen Anne in a comedy-drama with plenty of laugh-out-loud scenes. The film is in the running for Best Film, Outstanding British Film and Director for Yorgos Lanthimos. Colman and her co-stars, Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone, are also all nominated. Also on…