Natalie Hanson   |   13-02-2017

The 70th annual BAFTAs ceremony took place last night at the Royal Albert Hall in London, and as usual it was a star-studded event.

See our round up of the winners here.

With awards season in full swing and the Academy Awards mere weeks away, the best of the silver screen walked the red carpet last night in bold and glittering couture gowns. We’ve picked our favourites below:

Best Actress nominee Emily Blunt chose chic ruffles and intricate embroidery in a gown by Alexander McQueen.

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Nicole Kidman, nominee for Best Supporting Actress, chose to wear a black velvet gown by Armani Privè with a blue, silver and black hand beaded halter neck top.

Mandatory Credit: Photo by FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA/EPA/REX/Shutterstock (8344806at) Nicole Kidman Arrivals - 2017 EE British Academy Film Awards, London, United Kingdom - 12 Feb 2017 Australian actress Nicole Kidman arrives for the 70th annual British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain, 12 February 2017. The ceremony is hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).

Amy Adams, also in the Best Actress category, wore a creation by Tom Ford, who is also the director of one of her films ‘Nocturnal Animals.’


Emma Stone was the one who took home the Best Actress award for the evening. She looked stunning in low-cut Chanel for the occasion.


The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were at the BAFTAs as guests of honour. Kate Middleton held her own in an Alexander McQueen creation.


French actress Isabelle Hupert looked classy and elegant in pale pink Chloé.


Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner dazzled in a sparkling low-cut Louis Vuitton dress with a thigh high split.

Sophie Turner arrives for the British Academy of Film and Television Awards (BAFTA) at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain, February 12, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Penelope Cruz also embraced the metallic trend, in a Grecian inspired shining gown from Atelier Versace.


Rising star nominee Anya Taylor-Joy showed she’s not afraid to make a bold statement in a blue Gucci gown with a tiger motif.


Felicity Jones chose a classically sophisticated look, wearing a black sweeping Dior gown.