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Dame Helen Mirren has been nominated for the Best Actress award for her role in the film Hitchcock.
She has been nominated alongside Emmanuelle Riva for Amour, Jennifer Lawrence for Silver Linings Playbook, Jessica Chastain for Zero Dark Thirty and Marion Cotillard for Rust and Bone.
The BAFTA nominations for Best Film go to Argo, Les Miserables, Life of Pi, Lincoln and Zero Dark Thirty.
Daniel Day-Lewis has been nominated for the Best Actor award for his portrayal of Abraham Lincoln in the film Lincoln.
He has been nominated alongside Ben Affleck for Argo, Bradley Cooper for Silver Linings Playbook, Hugh Jackman for Les Miserables and Joaquin Phoenix for The Master.
Javier Bardem has been nominated for a BAFTA for his role as a Bond baddie in the latest 007 film, Skyfall. He has been nominated for Best Supporting Actor alongside Alan Arkin, Christoph Waltz, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Tommy Lee Jones.
Dame Judi Dench has been nominated for a BAFTA for her portrayal of spy master M in the latest 007 film, Skyfall. She has been nominated for Best Supporting Actress alongside Amy Adams, Anne Hathaway, Sally Field and Helen Hunt.
The BAFTA nominations are just under an hour away, the announcements will be made at BAFTA HQ this morning by actress Alice Eve and actor Jeremy Irvine.
To watch the announcements live, visit the BAFTA website.
The latest James Bond thriller Skyfall is tipped for success at this years BAFTAs, expected to receive nominations for director Sam Mendes, and Bond baddie Javier Bardem.
Musical epic Les Misérables is expected to be in the running, with a possible nod to director Tom Hooper, who also directed Oscar winning biopic The King's Speech.
Sir Anthony Hopkins and Dame Helen Mirren could also get a nomination for their roles in the film Hitchcock.
Daniel Day-Lewis is expected to receive a BAFTA nomination today for his role as US President Abraham Lincoln.
A political biopic, Lincoln focuses on the President's bid to emancipate the slaves, towards the end of the American Civil War.
The film, which is directed by Stephen Spielberg is also expected to do well at this year's Oscars.
The nominees for the 2013 BAFTA British Film Awards will be announced at 7:30 this morning from BAFTA HQ in London.
- BAFTA stands for the British Film and Television Academy
- Prince William has been President of the Academy since February 2010
- Amanda Berry OBE is the BAFTA CEO
- BAFTA has 6,500 voting members
- Each year BAFTA put on five different award shows, including: Children's Awards, Film Awards, Games Awards, Television Craft Awards, Television Awards
- Plus three International Award Shows: Britania Awards (held in Los Angeles), Scotland Awards, Cymru Awards
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Steven Spielberg's film Lincoln leads the field with 10 BAFTA nominations, with nine each for Les Miserables and Life Of Pi.