FRESH from its Oscar triumph, Skyfall is now being tipped to add yet more gold to its trophy cabinet after picking up six nominations at the Jameson Empire Awards.
The Bond film is in the running for some of the top prizes at the awards - voted for by the readers of the best-selling film magazine - including best film, best British film, best director for Sam Mendes and best thriller. Stars Daniel Craig and Judi Dench also scored nominations in the best actor and best actress categories. The nominations come hot on the heels of last weekend’s Oscars, which saw the film pick up the prizes for best original song for Adele’s theme, as well as tying with Zero Dark Thirty for the best sound effects editing gong. Acting winners Jennifer Lawrence and Anne Hathaway are also in the running for awards , although for different films to the ones they won their Oscars for. Les Miserables star Hathaway is up for best actress for her role as Selina Kyle in The Dark Knight Rises, while Lawrence will compete in the same category for The Hunger Games. The pair will face competition from fellow Oscar nominees Naomi Watts and Jessica Chastain, who have been shortlisted for The Impossible and Zero Dark Thirty - the roles than won them their Academy Award recognition. –Metro