The nominations have been announced for the annual Empire Awards. "The Two Towers" picked seven, including best film, best director, best actor, best actress and best British actor for both Serkis and McKellen.
Mr Lee won last year a Lifetime Achievement Award and this year he has a nomination for the Yoda duel in "Attack of the Clones". He is competing for Sony Ericsson Scene of The Year.
The winners will be announced on the 5th of February, day in which the ceremony is taking place.
To see all the nominations, go to the
Empire Awards 2003