BAFTA Children’s Awards 2014

Sunday 23rd November saw the annual British Academy Children’s Awards take place at the Roundhouse.

The event was a celebration of the best in children’s film, television and games, and the talented people behind them. Hosted by Doc Brown, the ceremony’s presenters included Samantha Barks, Sharleen Spiteri, Bernard Cribbins, Myleene Klass, Emma Bunton, Jamal Edwards, James Norton, Simon Webbe and Malorie Blackman.

The team behind Katie Morag won two BAFTAs, for drama and for performer. Cherry Campbell took home the BAFTA for her portrayal of the title role, the actress is the youngest BAFTA winner ever at nine years old. Other winners included double-act Dick & Dom - Richard McCourt & Dominic Wood, Kindle Entertainment Ltd, Cartoon Network, CITV’s Share a Story and more.

The ceremony also awarded the winners of the BAFTA Kids’ Vote. Following over 200,000 votes cast by seven - 14 year olds, the winners were Frozen (Feature Film), Jessie (Television), Minecraft (Game) and Bin Weevils (Website).

The Roundhouse is the ideal event space for prestigious awards ceremonies such as this. The large main space offers a massive 1,300m² of event space, and is completely adaptable to any theme or event design. The venue can accommodate up to 1,800 standing guests or 1,100 seated guests. To find out more about hosting your awards ceremony at the Roundhouse with Ultimate Experience visit the Ultimate Experience website or call 020 7940 6060.

Photo Credit: BAFTA/Marc Hoberman/Jamie Simonds