'The King's Speech' Is Triumphant at British Independent Film Awards


Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush


The drama movie dominates the winner list with five gongs, including Best Film and Best Actor for Colin Firth.

"The King's Speech" has been hailed at the 13th annual British Independent Film Awards. The movie was a favorite at numerous film festivals and now collects its prizes from the Sunday, December 5 prize-giving event.

The drama film takes the coveted title of Best Film in addition to helping Colin Firth win Best Actor kudo. Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush are named Best Supporting Actress and Actor respectively, with the actress additionally honored with Richard Harris Award. The other gong obtained by "The King's Speech" is for the Best Screenplay.

Low-budgeted "Monsters" also takes home multiple nods. The movie has become a vehicle for Gareth Edwards to get his Best Director prize. His own efforts with the special effects additionally result in Best Technical Achievement and the sci-fi thriller is chosen as the winner of Best Achievement in Production title.

Carey Mulligan has a thing to celebrate that night, too, as she grabs Best Actress award for her role in "Never Let Me Go". "A Prophet" is chosen as Best Foreign Independent Film, Liam Neeson is given Variety Award while Special Jury Prize goes to Jenne Casarotto.

Full Winner's List of 2010 British Independent Film Awards:



© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Fighting Over Karrueche? Chris Brown's Crew Allegedly Confronts Migos at BET Awards After-Party
  2. 'Toy Story': Sad Backstory of Andy's Father Debunked by Writer
  3. 'Avengers: Infinity War' Set Photos Reveal Iron Man's New Suit
  4. 'America's Got Talent' Week 5: Guy Sings Whitney Houston's 'I Have Nothing' Like It's Nothing
  5. Katy Perry Breaks Silence on Orlando Bloom's Nude Photos, Claims He Tried to Get Her Naked Too
  6. Protective Boyfriend The Weeknd Tells Selena Gomez to Cover Up
  7. George Clooney and Amal Are Moving Their Children to L.A. for Safety Reasons
  8. Living Life to the Fullest! Brad Pitt Caught Cozying Up to Sienna Miller and Elle Macpherson
  9. Angelina Jolie Is Worrying That Brad Pitt Will Get More Custody
  10. Katy Perry Crowd-Surfing Twice at Glastonbury 2017

CELEBS PHOTO