EE British Academy Film Awards

Place your vote and win tickets to the BAFTAs

The EE Rising Star Award is back for 2020 - and if you place your vote by 24th January you could be in with a chance of winning a coveted pair of tickets to the BAFTAs ceremony on 2nd February 2020.

Nominees this year include Awkwafina (Nora Lum), Jack Lowden, Kaitlyn Dever, Kelvin Harrison Jr and Micheal Ward. If you already know who you want to vote for, you can head straight to our voting form, or if you want to know a bit more about each of them first, take a look at their bios

Vote now >

See prize draw Terms & Conditions >

What is the EE Rising Star Award?

The EE Rising Star Award is the only award at the British Academy Film Awards chosen by the public.

The award honours an emerging actor or actress who has demonstrated exceptional talent and ambition and has begun to capture the imagination of the British public.

More on the 2020 nominees >

EE Rising Star Award jury

For the 2020 EE Rising Star Award, BAFTA-winning actress Vanessa Kirby, Game of Thrones actress Gemma Whelan and film broadcaster Edith Bowman joined the jury panel to help decide on the shortlist for this prestigious award.

Each year, a jury of film industry experts select five nominees who they feel have demonstrated exceptional talent and have begun to capture the imagination of the British public.

More about the EE BAFTAs

For more information on BAFTA and all the awards, visit

Join us on Twitter to tall about all the BAFTA action using #EEBAFTAS