BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role facts for kids

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Best Actress in a Supporting Role is a British Academy Film award presented each year by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA). It is to recognize an actress who has delivered an outstanding supporting performance in a movie. Actors of all nationalities can receive the award.

Winners and nominees


  • 1968Billie WhitelawCharlie Bubbles as Lottie Bubbles and Twisted Nerve as Joan Harper
    • Pat Heywood – Romeo and Juliet
    • Virginia Maskell – Interlude
    • Simone Signoret – Games
  • 1969Celia JohnsonThe Prime of Miss Jean Brodie as Miss Mackay
    • Peggy Ashcroft – Three Into Two Wont Go
    • Pamela Franklin – The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
    • Mary Wimbush – Oh What a Lovely War


  • 1970Susannah YorkThey Shoot Horses, Don't They? as Alice LeBlanc
    • Evin Crowley – Ryan's Daughter
    • Estelle Parsons – Watermelon Man
    • Maureen StapletonAirport as Inez Guerrero
  • 1971Margaret LeightonThe Go-Between as Mrs. Maudsley
    • Jane Asher – Deep End
    • Georgia Brown – The Raging Moon
    • Georgia EngelTaking Off
  • 1973Valentina CorteseDay for Night as Severine
    • Rosemary Leach – That'll Be the Day
    • Delphine Seyrig – The Day of the Jackal
    • Ingrid Thulin – Cries and Whispers
  • 1975Diane LaddAlice Doesn't Live Here Anymore as Flo
    • Ronee Blakely – Nashville as Bobbie Jean
    • Lelia Goldoni – Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
    • Gwen Welles – Nashville
  • 1976Jodie FosterBugsy Malone as Tallulah and Taxi Driver as Iris "Easy" Steensma
    • Annette Crosbie – The Slipper and the Rose
    • Vivien Merchant – The Homecoming
    • Billie WhitelawThe Omen
  • 1979Rachel RobertsYanks as Mrs. Clarrie Moreton


  • 1989Michelle PfeifferDangerous Liaisons as Madame de Tourvel
    • Peggy Ashcroft – Madame Sousatzka
    • Laura San Giacomo – Sex, Lies, and Videotape as Cynthia Bishop
    • Sigourney WeaverWorking Girl as Katharine Parker


  • 1991Kate NelliganFrankie and Johnny as Cora
  • 1992Miranda RichardsonDamage as Ingrid Fleming
    • Kathy BatesFried Green Tomatoes
    • Helena Bonham-Carter – Howards End
    • Miranda Richardson – The Crying Game as Jude
  • 1993Miriam MargolyesThe Age of Innocence as Mrs. Mingott
  • 1995Kate WinsletSense and Sensibility as Marianne Dashwood
    • Joan Allen – Nixon as Pat Nixon
    • Mira SorvinoMighty Aphrodite as Linda Ash
    • Elizabeth Spriggs – Sense and Sensibility
  • 1997Sigourney WeaverThe Ice Storm as Janey Carver
    • Jennifer Ehle – Wilde
    • Lesley Sharp – The Full Monty
    • Zoë Wanamaker – Wilde



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