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NTAs shortlist revealed – find out who is nominated!

Shayne Ward, Ant & Dec and The Great British Bake Off among shortlist.

Shayne Ward
Credit: ITV

The shortlist has been revealed for the 21st National Television Awards.

Celebrating Britain’s best-loved programmes and performers, the NTAs will take place on 20th January 2016 from The O2 London hosted by Dermot O’Leary and broadcast on ITV. A new twist for this year’s awards is that factual programmes have been pitted against entertainment shows in a new all-embracing category TV Presenter.

This year’s shortlist is…

TV Presenter

Ant and Dec
Mel and Sue
Graham Norton

Live Magazine Show

BBC Breakfast
Loose Women
The One Show
This Morning.

Challenge Show

Bear Grylls: Mission Survive
The Apprentice
The Great British Bake Off

Serial Drama

Coronation Street


Downton Abbey
Doctor Who

Factual Entertainment

DIY SOS: the Big Build
Paul O’Grady: For the Love of Dogs
Top Gear

Drama Performance

David Tennant (Broadchurch)
Sheridan Smith (Black Work)
Suranne Jones (Doctor Foster)
Aidan Turner (Poldark)

Entertainment Programme

Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway
I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!
The Graham Norton Show
Celebrity Juice.


Gemma Atkinson (Emmerdale)
Parry Glasspool (Hollyoaks)
Richard Blackwood (EastEnders)
Shayne Ward (Coronation Street).

Serial Drama Performance

Rakhee Thakrar (EastEnders)
Danny Dyer (EastEnders)
Alison King (Coronation Street)
Michael Parr (Emmerdale)

The International award

Game of Thrones
The Big Bang Theory
Orange is the New Black.

You can vote free online at or you can vote by phone 0905 647 2016.Calls cost 25p per minute, plus your network access charge, and should last no longer than seven minutes.

Voting is open until noon on Wednesday 20th January 2016. All new votes will be added to those already submitted in the first round and the results will be revealed at the ceremony on ITV from The O2 London on 20 January 2016.

You can buy tickets for the NTAs by going to


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