Actor Richard E Grant is set to host the 2023 BAFTA Movie Awards ceremony, the awards human body announced Monday.
Presenter Alison Hammond will host a new BAFTA Studio to provide viewers at residence the working experience and insights from the ceremony. Presenter Vick Hope and movie critic Ali Plumb will acquire above BAFTA’s red carpet. “I experience massively privileged to be hosting the EE BAFTAs for the 1st time and the option to rejoice the pretty finest of the remarkable assortment of this year’s films,” Grant, ideal identified for his roles in Can You Ever Forgive Me?, Downton Abbey and Video game of Thrones, reported in a statement.
“We are blessed to have a fantastic line-up of hosts for our 2023 EE BAFTA Movie Awards, all of whom exude wit, appeal and heat,” Jane Millichip, main executive of BAFTA, claimed in a assertion.
“I just cannot wait to see Richard E. Grant consider to the phase. Substantially loved by our audience at home, Richard also commands massive respect from his business peers. And I just can’t imagine of any person greater to enhance Richard’s razor-sharp wit and to helm our manufacturer new BAFTA Studio, than Alison Hammond, with her brilliantly entertaining and candid job interview model. On the purple carpet, Ali Plumb and Vick Hope are masters at capturing the pleasure and anticipation in the develop-up to the ceremony.”
The BAFTA Film Awards will be broadcast on BBC Just one and BBC iPlayer and syndicated globally from the Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall in the heart of London on February 19. The nominees this year will be unveiled on January 19.
Hammond explained she was energized to be hosting the ceremony this yr with Grant. “We’re heading to have a great deal of pleasurable bringing the glitz and glam of backstage to everyone viewing at residence all-around the earth. From hanging out with the stars to celebrating the largest night for cinema, and joining the discussions with movie admirers, get all set for great vibes only!”