7th Empire Awards

The 7th Empire Awards ceremony, presented by the British film magazine Empire, honored the best films of 2001 and took place on 5 February 2002 at The Dorchester Hotel in London, England.[1][2][4] During the ceremony, Empire presented Empire Awards in eight categories as well as three honorary awards. The honorary Independent Spirit Award was first introduced this year. English comedian Phill Jupitus hosted the show for the first time.[1][3]

7th Empire Awards
7th Empire Awards logo.jpg
The logo for the 7th Empire Awards
Date5 February 2002 (2002-02-05)[1]
SiteThe Dorchester Hotel, London, England[1][2]
Hosted byPhill Jupitus[1][3]
Empire issue#154 (April 2002)
Highlights
Best FilmThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Best British FilmBridget Jones's Diary
Most awardsMoulin Rouge! and The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (3)
Most nominationsThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (8)

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring and Moulin Rouge! were tied for most awards won with three awards apiece. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring won the award for Best Film, while Moulin Rouge! won the award for Best Director for Baz Luhrmann. Other winners included Bridget Jones's Diary who won the award for Best British Film and Enigma with one award apiece. Michael Mann received the Empire Inspiration Award, Christopher Lee received the Lifetime Achievement Award and Alejandro Amenábar received the Independent Spirit Award for The Others.

Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.[5]

Honorary Awards

Multiple awardsEdit

The following two films received multiple awards:

Awards Film
3 Moulin Rouge!
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Multiple nominationsEdit

The following 11 films received multiple nominations:

Nominations Film
8 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
4 A.I. Artificial Intelligence
Bridget Jones's Diary
Moulin Rouge!
3 The Others
Traffic
2 Amélie
Enigma
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Lucky Break
Planet of the Apes

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e "Empire Awards: Nominations Announced. Lord of The Rings takes the lead". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. January 25, 2002. Retrieved September 29, 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d "Empire Magazine reports on the 2002 Empire Awards: Best British Actress/Best Debut". Empire. United Kingdom: Bauer Consumer Media (154): 50. April 2002. Retrieved September 18, 2011.
  3. ^ a b c d "Empire Magazine reports on the 2002 Empire Awards: Inspiration Award/Lifetime Achievement Award". Empire. United Kingdom: Bauer Consumer Media (154): 59. April 2002. Retrieved September 18, 2011.
  4. ^ "The 2002 Empire Awards: Exclusive. The results are in". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. February 5, 2002. Retrieved September 29, 2014.
  5. ^ "2002 Awards Winners". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2014.
  6. ^ "Best Film". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on August 17, 2002.
  7. ^ "Empire Magazine reports on the 2002 Empire Awards: Best Film". Empire. United Kingdom: Bauer Consumer Media (154): 56. April 2002. Retrieved September 18, 2011.
  8. ^ "Best British Film". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on August 17, 2002.
  9. ^ a b "Empire Magazine reports on the 2002 Empire Awards: Best British Film/Best British Actor". Empire. United Kingdom: Bauer Consumer Media (154): 51. April 2002. Retrieved September 18, 2011.
  10. ^ "Best Director". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on August 17, 2002.
  11. ^ a b "Empire Magazine reports on the 2002 Empire Awards: Best Director/Independent Spirit Award". Empire. United Kingdom: Bauer Consumer Media (154): ??. April 2002. Retrieved September 18, 2011.
  12. ^ "Best Actor". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on June 12, 2002.
  13. ^ a b "Empire Magazine reports on the 2002 Empire Awards: Best Actor/Best Actress". Empire. United Kingdom: Bauer Consumer Media (154): 54. April 2002. Retrieved September 18, 2011.
  14. ^ "Best Actor". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on June 12, 2002.
  15. ^ "Best Actress". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on June 12, 2002.
  16. ^ "Best British Actress". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on August 17, 2002.
  17. ^ "Best Debut". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on February 2, 2003.
  18. ^ "Empire Inspiration Award". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on February 2, 2003.
  19. ^ "Lifetime Achievement Award". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on February 2, 2003.
  20. ^ "Independent Spirit Award". Empireonline.co.uk. 2001. Archived from the original on February 2, 2003.

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