Stewart and Mulligan up for BAFTA Rising Star Award
Twilight star Kristen Stewart will go up against actress Carey Mulligan as they fight it out for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Rising Star Award.
The actresses have made the shortlist for the prestigious honour, the only BAFTA voted for by the public, which recognises new young talent.
Stewart and An Education star Mulligan are nominated alongside Nicholas Hoult (A Single Man), Jesse Eisenberg (Adventureland) and French actor Tahar Rahim (A Prophet).
The award will be handed out at the BAFTAs ceremony in London on 21 February (10).
Previous recipients of the Orange Rising Star prize include The Last King Of Scotland actor James McAvoy, Bond girl Eva Green, and Transformers star Shia LaBeouf, who is reportedly dating Mulligan.
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