The live stream of BAFTAs 2019 will be available for all irrespective of their locations. This year, the 72nd British Academy Film Awards ceremony is going to held. Oscars 2019 is going to take place within a fortnight. The host for this edition’s ceremony is Joanna Lumley. Here’s how to watch BAFTA live streaming.
Where and When is BAFTAs 2019?
The 2019 Bafta film awards is going to held at the Royal Albert Hall in London, UK. The award ceremony will start at 7pm GMT on February 10, Sunday. Make sure to read further how to watch the live updates as it won’t be broadcasted live, actually.
The film getting the most nomination is The Favourite starring Olivia Colman. It has got 12 nominations in total, including categories like Best Film, Best Director, and Best Actress. Following it, A Star Is Born, Bohemian Rhapsody, First Man and Roma – these three films have got seven nominations each.
The stars hitting the Baftas red carpet include Emma Stone, Claire Foy and Adam Driver. They will perform at the stage. Lady Gaga will head the performances at the Grammys 2019. Legendary editor Thelma Schoonmaker will be honored with the Bafta Fellowship. She has worked on most of Martin Scorsese’s major pictures.
If you want to get the Baftas live stream for whatever reason, follow the instructions mentioned below.
How to watch the Baftas 2019 live stream if you’re away from your country
If you are abroad, and still want to watch the Bafta coverage, then you won’t be able to catch the live updates as you will be geo-blocked. It’s for the normal route. If this error is coming, then there comes another way.
Use a Virtual Private Network (VPN) to change the IP address of your computer (desktop or laptop), mobile device or TV streamer to your home country’s location. It is easy to do. You can also use VPNs to open and visit blocked websites while staying secure online, generally.
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How to watch a Baftas live stream in the UK
With a valid subscription, you can watch Bafta online on your TV on BBC One or via iPlayer online and on mobile. BBC gets coverage for it every year. One thing to note is that the ceremony is not live, it will have a two-hour delay. So, it will start for you at 9pm GMT.
If you are not in the UK, then you can always download and use a VPN to watch as if you are back there. You can watch via TVPlayer.com for a free and robust stream.
How to watch the 2019 Baftas live streaming in the USA
For the Americans, BBC America will broadcast the coverage. It will also be shown at 9pm ET, 8pm CT, 7 pm MT, and 9pm PT. It won’t be live in the USA either.
How to watch the Bafta 2019 live streaming in Australia
It will be telecast live in Australia, but on Monday evening. So, you will have to do your best to avoid spoilers and watch it later on, as if live. It will air at 8:30pm. You can connect to BBC UKTV, a part of BBC Worldwide. You can get it from cable providers like FoxTel, Flip, and Fetch.