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Eddie Redmayne Throws Up at BAFTA Awards

February 11, 2013 (3:03 am) GMT
The 'Les Miserables' actor has bad food poisoning and throws up backstage at the British awards event, where he's supposed to serve as a presenter with Sally Field.
Eddie Redmayne

was supposed to present the award for Original Screenplay with actress at the 2013 BAFTA Awards on Sunday, February 10. However, he had to miss the moment after he fell ill and threw up backstage.

When Sally took to the stage alone, she said, "I was supposed to be out here with Eddie Redmayne, he seems to be puking his guts up back there." A source confirmed his illness to US Weekly, "Eddie has bad food poisoning. It was difficult for him to make it here today but he did his best. After doing the carpet he felt really sick again."

While picking up her award for Best Supporting Actress, , who co-starred with the 31-year-old in "", said, "Eddie, feel better. I would be holding your hair back, but... food poisoning is just the worst."

"Les Miserables" was nominated for nine categories, including Outstanding British Film and Best Film, but it lost the two kudos to "" and 's "" respectively. In addition to Hathaway's triumph for Best Supporting Actress, Tom Hooper's adaptation of the stage musical film won awards for Production Design, Hair and Makeup, and Sound.

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