Here's her Empire Award acceptance speech that was sent in which she said:
"I cannot believe that the one time I can’t attend an award ceremony is the one time I win, I’ve become so accomplished at losing I have no idea what to say now I’ve won."Ros beat out her former P&P co-star Keira Knightley (for The Imitation Game) for the Best Actress category:
BEST ACTRESS (presented by Max Factor)
Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl)
Emily Blunt (Edge Of Tomorrow)
Felicity Jones (The Theory Of Everything)
Keira Knightley (The Imitation Game)
Alicia Vikander (Ex Machina)
See a full list of winners from 2015 Empire Awards here.
Best Actress goes to Rosamund Pike for Gone Girl. Sadly, she chose not to accept the award in a blood-drenched night gown. Maybe next year.
— Empire Magazine (@empiremagazine) March 29, 2015
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