Half of Hollywood are flying into London today ahead of the BAFTAs this Sunday. Here are some essential stats about the biggest British awards ceremony of the year.

12,000 - glasses of champagne served. Pass the Alka Seltzer...

200 - number of London buses carrying posters promoting the awards

120 - length of red carpet (in metres) laid outside the Royal Opera House

6500 - BAFTA members who vote for the awards

5 - number of times Julianne Moore has been nominated for a BAFTA

4000 - the total number of staff used to make the ceremony happen

25 - number of BAFTA Awards given out

275 - number of films entered for the awards

5 - the number of days it takes to build the structure covering the red carpet outside the Royal Opera House

11 - the number of times Stephen Fry will have hosted it after this year

200 - the number of photographers taking pictures of the stars arriving

1947 - year of the very first BAFTA awards

300 - the number of red lipsticks used on the night

20 - litres of eye make-up remover used over the weekend

250 - umbrellas at the Royal Opera House to keep the stars dry in case of rain. And boy does it sometimes tip it down

2,700 - the estimated number of hair pins used to keep all those elaborate hair dos in place

8,500 - canapés eaten at the pre-awards reception (not per person)