Both Meryl Streep and Ashton Kutcher made their feelings about the 45th President of the United States very clear, sparking a backlash from some.
A source told The Sun: "Having 15 back-to-back Trump speeches would be a disaster and would take complete attention away from the films."
They continued: "Nobody wants to tell the stars what they should or shouldn’t say and bosses expect the odd reference.
BAFTAs 2017: The BBC are said to be worried that speeches will turn political
BAFTAs 2017: Ashton Kutcher is among the stars who blasted Donald Trump
Celebrities slamming Donald Trump
Fri, January 20, 2017
From Meryl Streep to George Clooney, here's what the celebrities have to say about President-elect Donald Trump.
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Having 15 back-to-back Donald Trump speeches would be a disaster!
"But the last thing they want is a string of political rants — particularly with Trump’s UK visit and his Muslim ban in full flow."
There is reportedly going to be a two-hour delay between the London ceremony and when it airs on BBC One.
The insider added: "They’ll have no choice but to edit if the stars launch personal attacks or bring up issues such as racism."
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Last night, the BBC told the newspaper that it aims to fairly and accurately reflect award-winners "passionately held views".
The 2017 EE British Academy Film Awards will take place on February 12.
Express.co.uk has contacted a representative for the BBC asking for comment.