The Jameson Empire Awards were held in London last night and some of the UK’s brightest film stars were on hand for the big event. The big winner was Skyfall, which picked up best film, best director for Sam Mendes, and a special Empire Inspiration award. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey picked up best sci-fi/fantasy film and best actor for its lead Martin Freeman, while an absent Jennifer Lawrence was honoured with best actress for her work in The Hunger Games.
Helen Mirren’s contribution to film was acknowledged when she was dubbed an Empire Legend. Newcomers Tom Holland from The Impossible and Samantha Barks from Les Misérables were also handed statuettes, and Daniel Radcliffe won an Empire Hero award. Others who attended include Tom Hiddleston, Sam Claflin and Kevin Spacey. Click through to see the best pictures and see the full list of winners here.