BAFTA TV Awards 2022
The Virgin Media BAFTA TV Awards will take place on Sunday 8th May and will be shown on BBC1.
BAFTA betting odds are available in the leading categories.
|BAFTA TV Best Drama||Betting Odds|
|Manhunt:The Night Stalker||9/2|
|In My Skin||5/1|
|BAFTA TV Leading Actor||Betting Odds|
|BAFTA TV Leading Actress||Betting Odds|
The most open of the leading BAFTA categories looks like Best Actress. A host of excellent performances means the bookies could get a shock when the winner is announced.
Nigel Skinner - OLBG Betting Expert
|BAFTA TV Mini Series||Betting Odds|
|It's A Sin||1/3|
Russell T Davies
The creator of hot favourite It's A Sin is currently the showrunner for Doctor Who, could he reveal the next Doctor Who at the BAFTAS?
|BAFTA TV International||Betting Odds|
|Mare Of Eastown||5/2|
|Call My Agent||5/1|
|The Underground Railroad||6/1|
Placing A BAFTA Bet
To place a bet just go to your favourite betting app and head to the specials section in the app menu.
- Here you will see the option to look at the list of BAFTA nominees.
- All you need then do is click on your selection.
- This will open up the bet slip, at which point you will see confirmation of the betting odds being offered.
- Now you choose your stake - most betting sites will show you how much you can expect to have returned if your prediction is correct.
- If you are happy, simple hit, PLACE BET, to confirm your selection, stake, and bet.
- You will be given a receipt for your bet and it will appear in your open bets in your account details.
- Then it's just a matter of waiting to see who is finally chosen for the job.
If you do not have an active online betting account, then head over to the betting sites section where you will see a list of bookmakers available in the UK.
Or head over to the free bets page where you can see the list of welcome offers currently available from all UK betting sites.
BAFTA Film Awards
The BAFTA Film Awards took place on the 13th of March 2022.
The Power Of The Dog wins the Best Film BAFTA and Best Director BAFTA.
The Best Actor BAFTA market goes to Will Smith
The Best Actress BAFTA winner is Joanna Scanlan for After Love.
The awards highlight the best in film, television, and games, and supports creative talent.
BAFTA continues to add new categories and special awards.
The nominees for each BAFTA award are shortlisted, and the winner is chosen by a jury of academy members.
To place a bet in any of the BAFTA categories just click the bookmaker box.
BAFTA Film Award - Best Film Betting Odds
The Baftas can be a guide to Academy Award winners.
The Power Of The Dog cemented its popularity
Dune was nominated in 11 categories and won 4
|Year||Best Film BAFTA||Director|
|2022||The Power Of The Dog||Jane Campion|
|2017||Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri||Martin Mcdonagh|
|2016||La La Land||Damian Chazelle|
|2015||The Revenant||Alejandro J Inarritu|
|2013||12 Years A Slave||Steve McQueen|
|2011||The Artist||Michael Hazanavicius|
|2010||The Kings Speech||Tom Hooper|
Bafta & Oscar Double
In the last 11 years five Best Film Bafta winners have gone on to win the Best Film Oscar. It should be noted however that in the last 6 years there has only been one Bafta/Oscar double winner and that was Nomadland.
BAFTA Film Award - Best Director
New Zealander Jane Campion has been lauded for her beautifully shot films including her previously best-known work The Piano which won the Palme d'Or at Cannes in 1993.
The Best Director BAFTA according to the bookmakers was hers to lose and she didn't lose.
|2022||Jane Campion||The Power Of The Dog|
|2017||Guillermo Del Toro||The Shape Of Water|
|2016||Damien Chazelle||La La Land|
|2015||Alejandro G. Inarritu||The Revenant|
|2011||Michael Hazanavicius||The Artist|
|2010||David Fincher||The Social Network|
BAFTA Film Award - Outstanding British Film
Belfast from Kenneth Branagh was around 4/7 to win the Outstanding British Film Bafta in 2022.
|2020||Promising Young Woman
|2018||The Favourite||Jorge Lanthimos|
|2017||Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri||Martin McDonagh|
|2016||I, Daniel Blake||Ken Loach|
|2014||The Theory Of Everything||James Marsh|
|2011||Tinker Tailor Solidier Spy||Tomas Alfredson|
|2010||The Kings Speech||Tom Hooper|
BAFTA Film Award - Best Actor
Will Smith impressed the critics in King Richard where he played the father of Serena and Venus Williams.
Benedict Cumberbatch was his main rival in the Best Actor betting for his angry brooding performance as rancher Phil Burbank in the Power Of the Dog.
|2022||Will Smith||King Richard|
|2018||Rami Malek||Bohemian Rhapsody|
|2017||Gary Oldman||Darkest Hour|
|2016||Casey Affleck||Manchester By The Sea|
|2015||Leonardo Di Caprio||The Revenant|
|2104||Eddie Redmayne||The Theory Of Everything|
|2013||Chiwetel Ejiofor||12 Years A Slave|
|2011||Jean Dujardin||The Artist|
|2010||Colin Firth||The Kings Speech|
BAFTA Film Award - Best Actress
The favourite Lady Gaga was previously nominated for A Star Is Born in 2018, but she lost to Olivia Coleman, however, this category was packed with credible rivals and 4/1 shot Joanna Scanlan picked up the award.
|2022||Joanna Scanlan||After Love|
|2018||Olivia Coleman||The Favourite|
|2017||Frances McDormand||Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri|
|2016||Emma Stone||La La Land|
|2014||Julianne Moore||Still Alice|
|2013||Cate Blanchett||Blue Jasmine|
|2011||Meryl Streep||The Iron Lady|
|2010||Natalie Portman||Black Swan|
BAFTA Film Award - Best Actor In A Supporting Role
Golden Globe winner Kodi Smith McPhee was pivotal in the telling of the Power Of The Dog story and was the odds on favourite in this category.
Troy Kotsur had been backed after his performance in CODA.
That film has been the surprise mover in all the awards shows and the bookies were careful not to offer too generous odds, they were right to be cautious with Kotsur winning the BAFTA.
||Judas And The Black Messiah
|2019||Brad Pitt||Once Upon A Time In Hollywood|
|2018||Mahershala Ali||Green Book|
|2017||Sam Rockwell||Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri|
|2015||Mark Rylance||Bridge Of Spies|
|2014||J K Simmons||Whiplash|
|2013||Barkhad Abdi||Captain Phillips|
|2012||Christopher Waltz||Django Unchained|
|2010||Geoffrey Rush||The Kings Speech|
BAFTA Film Award - Best Actress In A Supporting Role
Ariana de Bose was the favourite after wowing cinema-goers in West Side Story, she won the BAFTA.
|2022||Arianna De Bose||West Side Story|
|2020||You Jung Youn
|2019||Laura Dern||Marriage Story|
|2018||Rachel Weisz||The Favourite|
|2017||Alison Janney||I, Tonya|
|2015||Kate Winslet||Steve Jobs|
|2013||Jennifer Lawrence||American Hustle|
|2012||Anne Hathaway||Les Miserables|
|2011||Octavia Spencer||The Help|
|2010||Helena Bonham Carter||The Kings Speech|
The bigger bookmakers will offer betting odds on the BAFTAS, you will be able to place a bet on your favourite actor or film.
If you do not have an account with a bookmaker and wish to place a bet in any BAFTA category you can instantly join by using the online bookmaker's page on OLBG.
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In the UK we generally use Decimal or Fractional odds, In Europe, they tend to use decimal betting odds.
Each odds figure represents a percentage chance of winning.
Each bookmaker's price equates to a percentage, so with the prices in each Batfa category, you can calculate the overall betting percentage on an event.
E.G If a film has odds of 2/1 the film according to the bookie's odds has a percentage chance of winning of 33.33%.
Good luck with your BAFTA betting.
Can I Place A BAFTA Bet In Every Category?
The bigger bookmakers normally have odds on the major categories only, some smaller bookies do not cover these awards.
If you wanted to place a BAFTA bet on a smaller category you could contact them on their website.
When Are The BAFTA Awards?
The BAFTAS are normally held in February each year. They use to be after the Oscars in May but moved the ceremony to February in 2001.
In 2022 they will be held in March.
When Was The First BAFTA Awards?
The first BAFTA Awards were in May 1949.
There were three awards
Best British Film: Odd Man Out, starring James Mason.
Best Film: The Best Years Of Our Lives directed by William Wyler
Best Documentary: The World Is Rich, a piece about food shortages after the war.
Where Is The BAFTAS Ceremony held?
The BAFTAS Ceremony currently takes place at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
In previous years the Odeon Cinema in Leicester Square and the Royal Opera House in Convent Garden both hosted the BAFTAS.