Competition Details

Place your vote and win tickets to the BAFTAs

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Category: Experiences
Enter: Online
Expires: 24th January 2020

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Competition Description

The EE Rising Star Award is back for 2020 – and if you place your vote by 24th January you could be in with a chance of winning a coveted pair of tickets to the BAFTAs ceremony on 2nd February 2020.

Nominees this year include Awkwafina (Nora Lum), Jack Lowden, Kaitlyn Dever, Kelvin Harrison Jr and Micheal Ward. If you already know who you want to vote for, you can head straight to our voting form, or if you want to know a bit more about each of them first, take a look at their bios.

Competition Terms and Conditions

The EE Rising Star Award honours a young actor or actress of any nationality
who has demonstrated exceptional talent and ambition and begun to capture the
imagination of the British public as a film star in the making.
Nominees must have appeared in a film which is eligible for the 2020 EE British
Academy Film Awards (see for rules and
The five nominated actors and actresses will usually have several film
performances under their belt, in addition to one in the current year. Although this
award is designed to encourage actors at the beginning rather than the end of
their careers, it is not intended as a true ‘beginner’s award’, nor is it intended to
be for child actors (those shortlisted will usually be aged between 18 and 32). In
exceptional circumstances, a star-making debut will be considered, but this will
be the exception rather than the norm.
Previous nominees or those previously featured on a public longlist are not
1. The prize draw is open to all UK residents aged 18 or over except employees
of any company or organisation associated with the prize draw (including EE
group companies and the British Academy of Film and Television Arts) and their
families; the agents of any of the above companies or organisations, their
employees and the families of their employees; or any other person associated
with this prize draw. We may ask you to provide proof of age by supplying us with
a valid passport or driving licence.
2. Only people living within the UK may vote. If you vote from outside the UK
your vote will be discounted. If your IP address suggests you may be voting from
outside the UK, your vote may also be discounted.
3. To enter, vote for your favourite Rising Star on the website by 11:59am on 24
January 2020. All entry instructions and instructions given to winners by EE,
representatives of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts or any other
person connected to the prize will form part of the terms and conditions, which,
by taking part, all entrants will be deemed to have accepted.
4. Only one vote per person per channel. You can vote for a Rising Star
nominated more than once, but you’ll only be entered into the prize draw once
and only one entry per person. No purchase necessary. Data charges may apply
when you vote online.
5. EE reserves the right to remove any votes the independent adjudicator
believes may have been cast using web robots or any other method that
interferes with the fair administration of the prize draw or the Rising Star Award
deems to be fraudulent
6. The winner will be selected at random from all entries received in this prize
draw and can choose to attend the EE British Academy Film Awards on Sunday
nd February 2020 in London with a guest. Travel costs of up to £100 (to be
shared between the winner and their guest) and accommodation (chosen and
booked by EE for the winner and their guest) are included in the prize. The
winner must claim their travel costs from Cake Group, who are managing ticket
fulfilment for this prize draw for EE, by submitting receipts to for reimbursement. Both the winner and their guest must
be aged 18 or over. The prize does not include meals, refreshments or any other
expense that may be incurred by accepting the prize.
7. The prize draw closes at 11:59am on 24
th January 2020. The winner will be
drawn at random from all eligible entries by an independent person on 24th
January 2020. The winner will be contacted on Friday 24th January 2020 by
telephone or email. You can continue to vote for the EE Rising Star Award until
12pm on Friday 31st January 2020.
8. EE accepts no responsibility for entries not received. Proof of sending is not
proof of receipt.
9. If the winner is unable for any reason to accept a prize (including not being
available on the date of the event) or cannot be contacted by 12pm on Monday
27th January 2020, EE reserves the right to award the prize to another participant
whose name will be drawn at random from all other eligible entries received.
10. Prizes are not transferable, and no cash or other alternative is available.
11. The decision made by the judges is final. No correspondence will be entered
12. EE reserves the right (a) to substitute alternative prizes of equivalent or
greater value and (b) in exceptional circumstances to vary, amend or withdraw
this prize draw on reasonable notice. Please remember that we can, at our
discretion, withdraw the prize if winners and/or guests fail to meet the admission
requirements of the event or if the winner and/or their guest exhibits inappropriate
or dangerous behaviours. This includes behaviours such as being under the
influence of alcohol, illegal drugs or causing a nuisance. The prize can also be
withdrawn if, in our opinion it is deemed necessary or if circumstances arise
outside of our control.
13. The prize winners’ names will be available on request by sending a SAE to
the promoter’s address and specifying which prize draw you are enquiring about.
If you do not wish for your information to be published or made available reduced,
please advise us when you are contacted about your winning entry.
14. Any queries relating to the prize draw should be directed to
15. The winner may be required to take part in some publicity. This may include
participation in our Red Carpet activation and being filmed.
16. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for damage, loss, liabilities, injury or
disappointment incurred or suffered by the winners or their guests in entering this
competition or accepting the prize, except in the case of death or personal injury
caused by the acts or omissions of us or employees.
17. By submitting your details in our prize draw, you agree for EE to process your
data in accordance with its privacy policy. You can find out more about the EE
privacy policy by visiting