Brie Larson, John Boyega Lead the 2016 BAFTA Rising Star Nominees
Catch a rising star and put it in your pocket…
The nominees for the 2016 BAFTA EE Rising Star Award were revealed on Tuesday, Jan. 5, giving nods to the hottest newcomers in film. John Boyega (Star Wars), Dakota Johnson (Fifty Shades of Grey), Brie Larson (Room), Taron Egerton (Legend), and Bel Powley (The Diary of a Teenage Girl).
The Rising Star award winner is chosen by the public, with the poll opening tomorrow. The winner will be revealed at the BAFTA Film Awards on Feb. 14, preceding the Academy Awards.
Here’s how some of the nominees reacted:
— Brie Larson (@brielarson) January 5, 2016
— Bel Powley (@bdpowley) January 5, 2016