Saturday, July 13, 2024

10th Anniversary of the National Film Awards: Celebrating a Decade of Excellence in Film and Television


London, UK – July 4th, 2024 – Last night, the National Film Academy proudly celebrated the 10th anniversary of the National Film Awards, an evening that brought together over 3.7 million film and TV fans who voted for their favorite stars and productions. The prestigious event, sponsored by, showcased the very best in the industry, with winners announced in a grand ceremony that was broadcast live and hosted by the charismatic Louise Gookey.

In a night filled with glamour and excitement, iconic presenters such as Rachel Parris, Richard Blackwood, and Simon Le Bon (Duran Duran) graced the stage, adding to the allure of the evening. The event was further highlighted by a heartwarming and powerful performance by Australian singing sensation Chantel Cofie and her choir, leaving the audience spellbound.

Winners List:

Best Actress 2024: Patricia Hodge (Arthur’s Whisky)

Best Actor 2024: Adam Deacon (Sumotherhood)

Best Newcomer 2024: Gus Turner (Ted Lasso)

Best Actress in a TV Series 2024 sponsored by Holos:
Michelle Collins (Eastenders)

Best Actor in a TV Series 2024: Jamie Lomas (Hollyoaks)

Best Supporting Actor 2024: Nick Moran (Firecracker)

Best Supporting Actress 2024 sponsored by Lena Cohen Fine Jewellery
: Lulu (Arthur’s Whisky)

Best Drama 2024: Back to Black

Best Supporting Actress in a TV Series 2024 sponsored by Acanthia Jewellery:
Amy Walsh (Emmerdale)

Best Supporting Actor in a TV Series 2024: Brendan Quinn (One Day)

Best TV Drama Series 2024 sponsored by Izabela Couture:
The Full Monty

Best Thriller 2024: Damsel

Best Action in a Film/Series 2024
sponsored by AZ Luxe: Fool Me Once

Best Independent Film 2024 sponsored by Tall Chic Naturals
: Rise of the Footsoldier: Vengeance

Best Screenplay 2024 sponsored by Fattoria La Vialla: Brook Driver (Swede Caroline)

Best Documentary / Docu-Series 2024 sponsored by VooVix TV:
Copa 71

Best British Film 2024 sponsored by Leger Holidays: Back to Black

Best Comedy 2024: Arthur’s Whisky

Outstanding Performance 2024 sponsored by VooVix TV: Anthony Hopkins (One Life)

Best Feature Film 2024: Bolan’s Shoes

Best Director 2024 sponsored by VooVix TV:
Emma Westenberg (Bleeding Love)

Best Producer 2024 sponsored by OliPhenolia: Daniel Emmerson | Daniel Kaluuya (The Kitchen)

Best Streaming Platform 2024: Netflix

Best Film Production Company 2024: Film4 Productions

Best Foreign Language Film 2024: Captain Miller (India)

Best Short Film 2024 sponsored by VooVix TV: Good Intentions

Best International Film 2024:
The Book of Clarence

Global Contribution to Motion Picture 2024:
Johnny Depp (Jeanne du Barry)

Special Recognition:
Johnny Depp received the Global Contribution to Motion Picture Award. In his acceptance speech, Depp expressed his gratitude, saying, “Thank you all enough. It’s an extremely humble moment. Thank you for all who stuck by me on my continuous collection of characters.”

The 10th National Film Awards truly encapsulated the spirit of excellence, innovation, and creativity within the film and television industry. From seasoned veterans to emerging talents, the night celebrated outstanding achievements, promising another decade of extraordinary contributions to the world of entertainment.

NFA 2004 WAS sponsored by (Official Title Sponsor) , Leger Holidays (Official Travel & Holiday Sponsor), Lena Cohen Fine Jewellery, Holos, Bloomsbury Flowers, NEO Water , Defied, Izabela Couture, Venn Valley Vineyard (Official Wine Sponsor), Acanthia Jewellery, E20 Lights company, Tall Chic Naturals, Signature Co, AZ Luxe, Fattoria LA Viala, OliPhenolia and VooVix TV

For more information and high-resolution images, please contact:

National Film Academy Press Office

About the National Film Academy:
The National Film Academy is dedicated to celebrating and promoting the best in film and television. With a commitment to recognizing excellence in all its forms, the academy provides a platform for both established and emerging talents to be acknowledged and celebrated.