The Artist Leads BAFTA Nominations
Posted on Tue Jan 17, 2012 04:10 PM PDT

theartistbafta200.jpgLONDON, UK (X17online) - The 2012 BAFTA nominations are in.

As expected, The Artist leads the pack with 12 nominations, including Best Film, Best Director (Michel Hazanavicius), Best Leading Actor (Jean Dujardin), and Best Leading Actress (Bérénice Bejo).

Tinker Tailor Soldier trails closely behind with 11 nominations, followed by Hugo, with 9 nominations; My Week with Marilyn, with 6 nominations; and The Help and War Horse with 5 nominations each.

Stephen Fry will host the 2012 BAFTA Film Awards on February 12 at London's Royal Opera House.