Nik Powell will be heading this year’s Best Screenplay Award. Former producer and director of the National Film and Television School, Nik has also been prominent in the music and film industry since the 1970s. His production companies created a host of films, many of which won Academy Awards and Golden Globes, including Mona Lisa, Scandal and The Crying Game. Nik is also the Chairman of the Board of the European Film Academy, and a member of the BAFTA Board of Trustees.