Chadwick Boseman: Actor Posthumously nominated at BAFTA Awards

Chadwick Boseman
Actor nominated posthumously at BAFTA Awards

The late Chadwick Boseman at the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards

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The late Chadwick Boseman recently posthumously won his first Golden Globe. Now he has also been nominated for the BAFTA Award.

After Chadwick Boseman (1976-2020), who died unexpectedly last year, was recently awarded a Golden Globe posthumously, the US actor has now also been nominated for a BAFTA Award. The British Academy Film Awards are considered the British equivalent of the Oscars.

These actors are nominated

The "Black Panther" star, who died at the age of 43 from complications from colon cancer that he did not make public, is nominated in the "Best Actor" category for his role in "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom". Riz Ahmed (38, "Sound of Metal"), Adarsh ​​Gourav (26, "The White Tiger"), Anthony Hopkins (83, "The Father"), Mads Mikkelsen (55, "Another Round") may also take part in the award. and Tahar Rahim (39, "The Mauritanian") hope. "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" is also nominated in the categories "Best Costume Design" and "Best Make-up and Hair".

Meanwhile, Bukky Bakray ("Rocks"), Radha Blank (44, "The Forty-Year-Old Version"), Vanessa Kirby (32, "Pieces of a Woman"), Frances McDormand (63 , "Nomadland"), Wunmi Mosaku (34, "His House") and Alfre Woodard (68, "Clemency"). In 2021 the BAFTA Awards will take place on April 10th and 11th. The two planned shows are to be broadcast by the BBC.