Brad pre-nominated @ BAFTA Awards

Over 6000 members of the Academy vote in three rounds to decide the winners of the Orange British Academy Film Awards and the Long List is the result of Round One of voting. With 220 films entered this year, this first round reduces the entered films down to fifteen in each category. Round Two voting will reduce these fifteen contenders down to the five nominations in each category.

The full list of nominations will be announced on Thursday 21 January at BAFTA Headquarters.

Brad is pre-nominated as leading actor for his Lt. Aldo Raine from Inglorious Basterds.

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Nominees List of 2010 PGA Awards Unveiled

James Cameron’s sci-fi blockbuster “Avatar” will compete against Quentin Tarantino’s “Inglourious Basterds” and award season favourites “The Hurt Locker” and “Up in the Air” for the Producers Guild of America’s top movie prize.

Clint Eastwood’s “Invictus”, “Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire” and animated film “Up” were also among the 10 movies – instead of the usual five – included on the PGA shortlist for its Darryl F. Zanuck Producer of the Year Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures. “Up” is also nominated in the best animated film category, alongside “Coraline”, “The Princess and the Frog”, “9” and “The Fantastic Mr. Fox”.

Meanwhile, Drew Barrymore and Jessica Lange’s Grey Gardens scored a mention for best TV movie – it will battle with “Prayers for Bobby”, “The Prisoner”, “Taking Chance”, Georgia O’Keefe and “Little Dorrit” for the accolade.

The nominations were announced on Tuesday (05Jan10) and the winners of the 21st Annual PGA Awards will be unveiled on 24 January (10) at a ceremony in Hollywood.

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