by February 10, 2013 Awards


Moments ago, it was announced that Christoph Waltz won the 2013 BAFTA for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Dr. King Schultz in Django Unchained. The award just prior to it was Best Original Screenplay, which was won by Quentin Tarantino for Django Unchained!

We are so proud of Mr. Waltz and Mr. Tarantino. This is Mr. Waltz’s second BAFTA, the first being for Inglourous Basterds, written and directed by Quentin Tarantino.

Update: here is the text of Mr. Waltz’s speech

“Thank you so much for this immense honour. Why I get to stand here is really no mystery, because it says at the very beginning of our movie, ‘Written and directed by Quentin Tarantino’ but of course I want to thank Jamie Foxx, Leonardo DiCaprio and the rest. But it all starts and ends with Quentin. But really, beyond everything I need and want to thank you for most of all is the trust that I will put your creation to good use, you silver-penned devil you! Thank you!”

Profile photo of Aileen Aileeneurydice February 10, 2013 at 3:11 pm

Amazing news. Congratulations. 😀

Profile photo of karen alwaysthesea Karen February 10, 2013 at 3:16 pm

That’s fantastic! Congratulations to Christoph and Quentin!

Profile photo of Kelly The Bean February 10, 2013 at 3:18 pm

I predict a Triple Crown this year for best supporting actor…

Profile photo of Kelly The Bean February 10, 2013 at 3:26 pm

I guess that sometimes means, Emmy, Tony and Oscar, but ya know what I mean.

Profile photo of Ghost Ghost February 10, 2013 at 4:07 pm

That’s awesome news!!

Congratulations! 😀

Luisa February 10, 2013 at 4:54 pm

Congratulations! I’m happy for them!

Patricia Reiko Shawe February 10, 2013 at 4:56 pm


Profile photo of jekkie34 jekkie34 February 10, 2013 at 4:56 pm

CONGRATULATIONS MR. WALTZ & MR. TARANTINO!!!! Well deserved wins!!! I LOVE how he uses his characters dialogue for his speeches.

Mariana February 10, 2013 at 6:36 pm

So glad to know that! They really deserved to win! Go get the Oscar, Waltz!

Profile photo of shomangaka shomangaka February 10, 2013 at 6:54 pm

Congratulations!!!! i am so happy you both won !!!

MissesWaltz February 10, 2013 at 9:11 pm

Woo hoo! They deserve it! Now all we need is an Oscar to round everything out!

Profile photo of Christina Christina February 11, 2013 at 6:58 am

My favourite power couple! Atta boys 🙂

Profile photo of Maggy Maggy February 11, 2013 at 9:39 am

He’s such an amazing actor, he deserved it and the Academy Award too! =D
His acting as Doctor King Schultz is brilliant – saw it the second time two weeks before!

Profile photo of karen alwaysthesea Karen February 11, 2013 at 10:48 am

Thanks for posting that BAFTA video…he’s so giddily happy about his win there, that it made me get a little choked up. I am so happy for him, and I’m loving that he can really enjoy the win. (What he said about the first time being like a hurricane in his head…I’m sure victory is just as sweet this time, but now he’s a little more prepared for it!)

Megan February 11, 2013 at 10:34 pm

I loved his speech. This may be my favorite to date. It’s so nerdy and charming the way he injects memorable lines into his speeches. He’s always so great to listen to. Congrats to the both of you fabulous boys-I really, REALLY hope Oscars are the next step.

Profile photo of ChristophMe ChristophMe February 12, 2013 at 12:18 am

So happy for Mr. Waltz and QT – so deserving…now ON TO THE OSCARS! “No doubt” 🙂

Ali February 12, 2013 at 6:40 am

Great actor and wonderful man, nobody could deserve that award more than him!

Profile photo of Maggy Maggy February 12, 2013 at 12:34 pm

Thanks for the videos and pictures! =D

Profile photo of alizabeth mzaliz February 12, 2013 at 6:32 pm

He soooo deserved this. He’s so amazing, and so sincerely grateful and honored.

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