Empire magazine have announced their nominations for 2017. This year, Gareth Edwards’ Rogue One: A Star Wars Story leads the field with nine nominations including Best Actress and Best Film. Amy Adams receives a nomination for Best Actress in Arrival, having been snubbed by the Oscars, while the awesome Deadpool receives five nominations, including a nod for Ryan Reynolds for Best Actor.

The awards themselves will be dished out on Sunday 19th March at Camden’s Roundhouse, a new venue for the annual event which is voted completely by film fans and readers of the magazine. Cast your vote here.

 

Full list of 2017 Nominations

Best Male Newcomer

  • Julian Dennison (Hunt For The Wilderpeople) – Vertigo
  • Lewis MacDougall (A Monster Calls) – eOne
  • Riz Ahmed (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) – Disney
  • Dave Johns (I, Daniel Blake) – eOne
  • Tom Holland (Captain America: Civil War) – Disney

Best Female Newcomer

  • Anya Taylor-Joy (The Witch) – Universal
  • Sennia Nanua (The Girl With All The Gifts) – Warner Bros.
  • Sasha Lane (American Honey) – Universal
  • Hayley Squires (I, Daniel Blake) – eOne
  • Angourie Rice (The Nice Guys) – Icon

Best Sci-fi/Fantasy

  • Arrival – eOne
  • A Monster Calls – eOne
  • Doctor Strange – Disney
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Disney
  • 10 Cloverfield Lane – Paramount

Best Comedy

  • Hunt For The Wilderpeople – Vertigo
  • Deadpool – Twentieth Century Fox
  • The Nice Guys – Icon
  • The Greasy Strangler – Picturehouse
  • Ghostbusters – Sony

Best Horror 

  • Under The Shadow – Vertigo
    The Witch – Universal
  • Green Room – Altitude
  • The Conjuring 2 – Warner Bros.
  • Don’t Breathe- Sony

Best Thriller

  • Victoria – Curzon
  • Jason Bourne – Universal
  • Nocturnal Animals – Universal
  • Hell Or High Water – Studiocanal
  • Captain America: Civil War – Disney

Best British Film

  • High Rise – Studiocanal
  • I, Daniel Blake – eOne
  • The Girl With All The Gifts – Warner Bros.
  • Fantastic Beasts And Where to Find Them – Warner Bros.
  • Eddie The Eagle – Twentieth Century Fox

Best Actor

  • Ryan Gosling (La La Land) – Lionsgate
  • Casey Affleck (Manchester By The Sea) – Studiocanal
  • Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool) – Fox
  • Benedict Cumberbatch (Doctor Strange) – Disney
  • Eddie Redmayne (Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them) – Warner Bros.

Best Actress

  • Natalie Portman (Jackie) – eOne
  • Felicity Jones (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) – Disney
  • Amy Adams (Arrival) – eOne
  • Ruth Negga (Loving) – Universal
  • Emma Stone (La La Land) – Lionsgate

Best Director 

  • Taika Waititi (Hunt For The Wilderpeople) – Vertigo
  • Denis Villeneuve (Arrival) – eOne
  • Ken Loach (I, Daniel Blake) – eOne
  • Andrea Arnold (American Honey) – Universal
  • Gareth Edwards (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) – Disney

Best Film

  • Hunt For The Wilderpeople – Vertigo
  • Arrival – eOne
  • La La Land – Lionsgate
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Disney
  • Deadpool – Twentieth Century Fox

Best TV Series

  • Game of Thrones – Sky
  • Stranger Things – Netflix
  • The Night Manager – BBC
  • Sherlock – BBC
  • Westworld – Sky