LOS ANGELES: Sandra Bullock missed the BAFTA Awards because her son was ill. The 49-year-old star - who was nominated for Best Actress - had been due to walk the red carpet at London’s Royal Opera House on Sunday but skipped the ceremony to care for three-year-old Louis, the New York Post newspaper reports.  Meanwhile, ‘Gravity’ director Alfonso Cuaron has revealed he bonded with Sandra over their marriage splits, and thinks their shared struggled helped get to to the ‘’emotional core’’ of the movie.–EX

  The filmmaker told The Daily Beast: ‘’When [me and Sandra] met for the first time we just talked about adversity in the context of our lives. In an abstract way.” EX