Netflix’s Roma wins best film and best director awards at BAFTAs

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation  Atsushi Nishijima

Her co-star Rachel Weisz won best supporting actress for her part as the queen's confidante Lady Sarah Churchill.

Addressing the other winners from The Favourite, Olivia continued: "We are having an fantastic night aren't we?"

The film's stars also cleaned up on social media, thanks to one red carpet attendee.

Lumley, hosting for the second year running, poked fun at the A-list guests for "battling through the weather in a chauffeur-driven limousine" to reach the Royal Albert Hall.

The Favourite has picked up considerable steam heading into the awards season, with Olivia Colman also picking up a Golden Globe for best actress on January 6. Yorgos Lanthimos. I can't think of the words to thank you enough for letting me do this.

"The thing I really want to do is, Emma and Rachel (must keep this together) not just for your performances but for what you did after the cameras stopped rolling". "As far as I'm concered, all three of us are the same and should be the lead".

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation  Atsushi Nishijima
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Atsushi Nishijima

Crombie and McNamara won for best production design and original screenplay respectively in seven wins for the costume romp including outstanding British film, original screenplay, production design, costume design and make-up and hair.

The film had led the nominations ahead of the ceremony, with 12 nods. She has also been nominated for a Best Actress Oscar for her portrayal of the last Stuart monarch in the film with that award handed out in Hollywood on February 24th 2019.

Rami Malek was named Best Actor for his performance in the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody and Mahershala Ali won the statuette for his work in the USA civil rights-era road movie Green Book. It's got my name on it but we can scratch in some other names,"she said".

Cooper picked up the Original Music prize for "A Star Is Born", while Adapted Screenplay went to Spike Lee's "BlacKkKlansman".

He thanked his co-star and fellow composer Lady Gaga and the other musicians who helped with the film soundtrack before saying: "Most of all I have to thank Irina (Shayk, his partner) for putting up with me for all the music I was trying to make in our basement for a year". He paid tribute to Mercury in his acceptance speech. The Duke of Cambridge as President of BAFTA presented the Fellowship of the Academy, its most prestigious honour, to film editor Thelma Schoonmaker.

Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron poses with his awards for Best Film and Best Director for Roma.

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