British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards 2021 which was about to take place on London on February 14 has been postponed. It will be held on April 11, exactly two weeks before the Oscars that are scheduled to take place on April 25.
“This change from the previously announced date of February 14 acknowledges the impact of the global pandemic and accommodates an extended eligibility period. Further details on the ceremony will be announced later in the year,” said a statement by BAFTA.
BAFTA said further details about its eligibility period will be announced soon.
The date for the 2022 BAFTAs is also under consideration