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Rami Malek, Olivia Colman win Best Actors at BAFTA 2019

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and were on Sunday bestowed the Best and Best honours at the 2019 and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards, where Mexican filmmaker won the Best Director for "Roma".

Malek bagged the award for essaying the role of star in "Bohemian Rhapsody", which traces the life of late singer, while Colman was named the Best for her role as "Anne" in the period drama "The Favourite".

Malek called Mercury "the greatest outsider of them" for being "unwavering, unflinching and uncompromising in every way", reported

Cuaron's black and white period drama "Roma" won him the for Best Film not in the English language, the Best

"Thank you Alfonso, you did not make this easy, but it was worth it," said while collecting the award for Best Film.

Marvel Studios' "Black Panther" picked up this year's Award for Special Visual Effects.

won his maiden as he was feted for Best Adapted Screenplay for "BlacKkKlansman".

Lee thanked the film's real-life subject for infiltrating the



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First Published: Mon, February 11 2019. 03:58 IST