Joker leads the pack at 2020 BAFTAs with 11 nominations

Joker leads the pack at 2020 BAFTAs with 11 nominations

The Joaquin Phoenix-starring Joker has been nominated for 11 awards at this year’s BAFTAs, with Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood, The Irishman and 1917 among the other leading films. This year’s British Academy Film Awards will take place at the Royal Albert Hall in London on February 2, where Graham Norton will host proceedings. The Joker has the most nominations at the 2020 BAFTAs with 11 nods, with Phoenix up for Leading Actor and…

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Win a VIP date with Leonardo Dicaprio in Edinburgh

Win a VIP date with Leonardo Dicaprio in Edinburgh

Leonardo DiCaprio is set to visit Edinburgh next month in aid of charity. The Hollywood superstar has agreed to visit the capital to raise money and awareness for homeless people. Fans are being given the opportunity to win lunch with the superstar if they spend £5 on buying a homeless person a meal and a hot drink at Edinburgh’s Home, a new restaurant from the teams behind Social Bite and Maison Bleue. One winner be selected…

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Leonardo DiCaprio to visit Edinburgh

Leonardo DiCaprio to visit Edinburgh

Leonardo DiCaprio is the latest Hollywood star set to visit Edinburgh. It is understood that the actor, who recently won an Oscar for his role in The Revenant, will visit Scotland for the first time in November this year. The star is expected to visit the Social Bite sandwich shop on Rose Street before delivering the keynote address at The Scottish Business Awards at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre on Morrison Street. If the rumours…

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Leonardo DiCaprio uses Oscars speech to address climate change

Leonardo DiCaprio uses Oscars speech to address climate change

He’s finally done it. After six nominations, Leonardo DiCaprio won his first Oscar for survival epic The Revenant last night – and then used his Oscars speech to address climate change. DiCaprio was named best actor at the 88th Academy Awards, with Brie Larson named best actress for Room. Spotlight won home the best picture Oscar with Mad Max: Fury Road picking up the most awards of the night, with six accolades. Mark Rylance scooped the best…

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Johnny Depp says he ‘tortured’ Leonardo DiCaprio

Johnny Depp says he ‘tortured’ Leonardo DiCaprio

Johnny Depp has revealed that he ‘tortured’ Leonardo DiCaprio on the set of What’s Eating Gilbert Grape. Depp, 52, says he was less than friendly to DiCaprio back when the two actors were making the cult film, but added that he respected his co-star’s commitment. DiCaprio, 41, was Oscar nominated for his performance in the 1993 movie as Arnie Grape, a kid growing up with a developmental disability in a small-town Iowa. Depp co-starred as…

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