Meryl Streep, The Artist Take Home Top Honors at BAFTAs

This round goes to Meryl Streep.

As the race to Oscar night continues, the best actress competition took another turn Sunday when The Iron Lady star took home top honors at the Orange British Academy Film Awards for her portrayal of Margaret Thatcher in the Franco-British biopic.

George Clooney, Brad Pitt Receive BAFTA Nods

Awards season is in full swing and this year s frontrunners are already becoming obvious – in England as well as America.

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts have announced the new nominees, including, Golden Globe winnersGeorge Clooney, Jean Dujardin, Michelle Williams and Meryl Streep.