"I want to thank Bafta so much for asking me to do this, I said yes indecently quickly", Lumley said as she was officially named as host, at the announcement of award nominees.
Cold War monster movie The Shape of Water leads the race for the British Academy Film Awards, the United Kingdom equivalent of the Oscars. Other nominations in the same category at the British equivalent of the Oscars, commonly known as the Baftas, include "Call Me by Your Name", "Dunkirk" and "Darkest Hour", the Winston Churchill biopic. Dubbed the big surprises of the ceremony, each film has been nominated for eight awards.
Toro, who won Best Director at the 75th Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, is nominated for both Director and Original Screenplay while Sally Hawkins is running for Leading Actress and Octavia Spencer for Supporting Actress.
"I always thought of looking at the Bafta films with just Stephen Fry there forever more, so who thought I'd turn into Stephen Fry?"
"Darkest Hour" received nine nominations as well, including for outstanding British film, where it will compete with "The Death of Stalin", "God's Own Country", "Lady Macbeth", "Paddington 2" and "Three Billboards".
In the Animated Film category, competitors are Coco, Loving Vincent and My Life as a Courgette.
Best-actor contenders are Daniel Day-Lewis, Gary Oldman, Daniel Kaluuya, Jamie Bell and Timothee Chalamet.
Their fellow nominees are Tessa Thompson, Florence Pugh, and Josh O'Connor.
Winners will be announced on February 18, two weeks before the Oscars. Joanna Lumley takes over from veteran presenter Stephen Fry.
But he's also going to take shots at those in his administration, including White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Wolff's book tells you that what you imagine life in Trump's White House is like after the cameras are turned off.
Meanwhile, SpaceX ended its launch commentary five minutes into the flight due to the classified nature of the US satellite. Another highly anticipated SpaceX launch will feature the world's most powerful operational rocket named Falcon Heavy.
Google boasted on its blog that Google Pay is supported by a handful of services today, including Airbnb and Fandango . Google Pay also available for the company's own services, such as YouTube, Google Play and Google Music.
Interested in the opportunity, Pitt also placed an $80,000 bid before outbidding himself with a $90,000 bid. The auction to watch the episode with Clarke started at $20,000, but the race quickly escalated.
Disasters in the US made up 50 percent of this year's losses, the German company said, compared to 32 percent on average years. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) noted that the USA suffered 16 billion-dollar disasters past year .
It is likely to represent her biggest overhaul of her top team since she appointed her first Cabinet on entering No 10 in 2016. The Staffordshire Moorlands MP, whose constituency covers the Peak District in central England, is married with two children.
LG created the screen using its famous OLED display technology, which allows for a wide range of colours and impressive contrast. LG will in any case reveal more details when they open their booth at CES 2018 later in the week.
HTC's version will employ Intel's WiGig wireless-transmission protocol, as opposed to TPCast's use of a different 60GHz standard. Sources indicate to Ars that the improved resolution will pay off particularly well for apps such as training simulations.
This appears to be an issue following the application of Security Update KB4056892, Microsoft's Patch for Meltdown and Spectre . The faulty design has been present in chips for years and it will force a redesign of the Linux and Windows kernels.
I'm also eating differently - of course, I have cravings, but I want to make sure I'm supplying my baby with the proper nutrients. It's not like Khloe lost the weight for her health - she's always been pretty upfront that it's just for "revenge".
But all of that could be set to change, as Intel announces more details about its unexpected partnership with competitor AMD . Intel has traditionally stayed away from the graphics market, content with shipping its chips with their own solution.