Benedict Cumberbatch photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Benedict Cumberbatch photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

BAFTA LA hosted its annual Awards Season Tea Party at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills on Saturday, January 11th.  The event is a yearly favorite among celebrities looking to take a breather from all of the chaos surrounding all of the awards ceremonies.

Michael Fassbender photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Michael Fassbender photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

This year celebs such as Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Fassbender, Cate Blanchette, Tom Hanks, Martin Scorsese and more mingled and sampled 6 different kinds of tea and sandwiches, scones and cakes prepared by Four Seasons Chef Ashley James.

Niecy Nash photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Niecy Nash photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Steven Weber photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Steven Weber photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

 

The Party, sponsored by Jaguar, Mulberry and the Four Seasons Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, also helped to raise awareness about Bafta’s Community Outreach and Philanthropic Programs.

Benedict Cumberbatch photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Benedict Cumberbatch photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

 

Mark Feuerstein of "Royal Pains" photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Mark Feuerstein of “Royal Pains” photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

 

For more information on Bafta LA, visit www.bafta.org/losangeles.

Michael Fassbender photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM

Michael Fassbender photo copyright Suzanne Philips/CFM