Day-Lewis in frame again

Daniel Day-Lewis’s dominance of the awards season is set to continue after he received another best actor nomination for his performance in Lincoln.

The British-born actor, who has just won a Golden Globe and is favourite to win again at this year’s Oscars, is up against Les Miserables star Eddie Redmayne and Toby Jones in the category at this year’s Evening Standard film awards.

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Jones is nominated for his role as a British sound designer in Berberian Sound Studio – a homage to 1970s Italian horror.

Veteran star Charlotte Rampling is in the running for the best actress award for her role in I, Anna along with Andrea Riseborough who is recognised for her performance as an IRA terrorist in Shadow Dancer and Alice Lowe, the star of black comedy Sightseers.