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BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role

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Location  United Kingdom
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BAFTA is the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. We are an independent British charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image.


Awarded for  Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Currently held by  Viola Davis for Fences (2016)
Presented by  British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Category of  British Academy Film Awards
People also search for  BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
Winners & Nominees  Viola DavisFences, Viola Davis, Winner, Naomie HarrisMoonlight, Naomie Harris, Nominee, Michelle WilliamsManchester by the Sea, Michelle Williams, Nominee, Hayley SquiresI - Daniel Blake, Hayley Squires, Nominee, Nicole KidmanLion, Nicole Kidman, Nominee, Kate WinsletSteve Jobs, Kate Winslet, Winner, Rooney MaraCarol, Rooney Mara, Nominee, Jennifer Jason LeighThe Hateful Eight, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Nominee, Alicia VikanderEx Machina, Alicia Vikander, Nominee, Julie WaltersBrooklyn, Julie Walters, Nominee, Patricia ArquetteBoyhood, Patricia Arquette, Winner, Emma StoneBirdman, Emma Stone, Nominee, Imelda StauntonPride, Imelda Staunton, Nominee, Rene RussoNightcrawler, Rene Russo, Nominee, Keira KnightleyThe Imitation Game, Keira Knightley, Nominee, Jennifer LawrenceAmerican Hustle, Jennifer Lawrence, Winner, Lupita Nyong'o12 Years a Slave, Lupita Nyong'o, Nominee, Sally HawkinsBlue Jasmine, Sally Hawkins, Nominee, Julia RobertsAugust: Osage County, Julia Roberts, Nominee, Oprah WinfreyThe Butler, Oprah Winfrey, Nominee, Anne HathawayLes Misérables, Anne Hathaway, Winner, Sally FieldLincoln, Sally Field, Nominee, Helen HuntThe Sessions, Helen Hunt, Nominee, Judi DenchSkyfall, Judi Dench, Nominee, Amy AdamsThe Master, Amy Adams, Nominee

Best Actress in a Supporting Role is a British Academy Film Award presented annually by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) to recognize an actress who has delivered an outstanding supporting performance in a film. This award began in 1968 and had four nominees until 1999 when expanded to five nominees. There has been one tie in this category. No award was given for the years 1980 or 1981.

  • † – indicates the performance also won the Academy Award
  • ‡ – indicates the performance was also nominated for the Academy Award
  • Multiple nominations

    9 nominations
  • Judi Dench
  • 4 nominations
    3 nominations
    2 nominations

    Multiple awards

    3 wins
  • Judi Dench
  • 2 wins


    BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Wikipedia