The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles) celebrated the 2014 Awards Season with their annual BAFTA Los Angeles Awards Season Tea Party on Saturday, January 11, 2014.
The BAFTA Los Angeles Awards Season Tea Party is one of the most prestigious events in the annual awards calendar, celebrating excellence in the craft, and wishing the best of luck to all nominees for the awards season ahead.
Among those who attended were Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine), Sandra Bullock (Gravity), Joan Collins, Steve Coogan (Philomena), Bradley Cooper (American Hustle), Benedict Cumberbatch (12 Years a Slave, August: Osage County), Leonardo DiCaprio (The Wolf of Wall Street), Michael Fassbender (12 Years a Slave), Tom Hanks (Captain Phillips), Jason Isaacs, Nigel Lythgoe, Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad), Martin Scorsese (Director, The Wolf of Wall Street), Jane Seymour, Sam Underwood (The Following), and many more.
Awards Season Nominees along with leading executives, celebrities and BAFTA members enjoyed traditionally British tea and scones, and cocktails in the uniquely relaxed surroundings of a British Tea Party.
As well as honoring the year’s nominees and winners, the Tea Party also raises awareness of BAFTA Los Angeles’ wider work including its award-winning Community Outreach and Philanthropic programs that operate year-round, including the Heritage Archive and Inner City Cinema programs.
The BAFTA Los Angeles Awards Season Tea Party was presented by Jaguar and Mulberry. Event sponsors include Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, American Airlines, and British Airways.