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Wolf Hall leads British Academy Television Awards

Find out who else has been nominated for this year’s awards.

Wolf Hall
Credit: BBC

The nominations for the House of Fraser British Academy Television Awards have been announced today by The British Academy of Film and Television Arts.

Celebrating the best of TV from 2015, this year’s ceremony will be held at London’s Royal Festival Hall on Sunday 8th May 2016, two weeks after the British Academy Television Craft Awards on 24th April 2016.

Leading this year’s nominations is BBC drama Wolf Hall, which has picked up 4. Peter Kay’s Car Share and This Is England ’90 follow with 3 nominations each. The Great British Bake Off picks up its 5th consecutive nomination.

The full list of nominations is:

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Leading Actor
Ben Whishaw, London Spy – BBC Two
Idris Elba Luther – BBC One
Mark Rylance – Wolf Hall –BBC Two
Stephen Graham – This Is England ’90 – Channel 4

Leading Actress
Claire Foy – Wolf Hall –BBC Two
Ruth Madeley – Don’t Take My Baby –BBC Three
Sheridan Smith – The C-Word –BBC One
Suranne Jones – Doctor Foster –BBC One

Supporting Actor
Anton Lesser – Wolf Hall –BBC Two
Cyril Nri – Cucumber – Channel 4
Ian Mckellan – The Dresser –BBC Two
Tom Courtenay – Unforgotten – ITV

Supporting Actress
Chanel Cresswell – This Is England ’90 – Channel 4
Eleanor Worthington-Cox – The Enfield Haunting
Lesley Manville – River – BBC One
Michelle Gomez – Doctor Who – Bbc One

Entertainment Performance
Graham Norton – The Graham Norton Show –BBC One
Leigh Francis – Celebrity Juice – ITV2
Romesh Ranganathan – Asian Provocateur –BBC Three
Stephen Fry – Qi –BBC Two

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Female Performance In A Comedy Programme
Michaela Coel – Chewing Gum – E4
Miranda Hart – Miranda –BBC One
Sian Gibson – Peter Kay’s Car Share –BBC iPlayer
Sharon Horgan – Catastrophe – Channel 4

Male Performance In A Comedy Programme
Hugh Bonneville – W1A –BBC Two
Javone Prince – The Javone Prince Show –BBC Two
Peter Kay – Peter Kay’s Car Share –BBC iPlayer
Toby Jones – Detectorists –BBC Four

Single Drama
The C-Word – Susan Hogg, Simon Lewis, Nicole Taylor, Tim Kirkby –BBC Drama Production London/BBC One
Cyberbully – Richard Bond, Ben Chanan, David Lobatto, Leah Cooper – Raw TV/Channel 4
Don’t Take My Baby – Jack Thorne, Ben Anthony, Pier Wilkie, Aysha Rafaele –BBC Documentaries Production/BBC Three
The Go-Between – Claire Bennett, Susan Hogg, Adrian Hodges, Pete Travis – Left Bank Pictures/BBC Drama Production, London/BBC One

Doctor Foster – Mike Bartlett, Tom Vaughan, Roanna Benn, Jude Liknaitzky – Drama Republic/BBC One
The Enfield Haunting – Production Team – Eleven Films/Sky Living
London Spy – Juliette Howell, Tom Rob Smith, Guy Heeley, Jakob Verbruggen – Working Title/BBC Two
This Is England ’90 – Shane Meadows, Mark Herbert, Jack Thorne, Rebekah Wray-Rogers – Warp Films/channel 4

Drama Series
Humans – Production Team – Kudos Film And Television/Channel 4
The Last Panthers – Jack Thorne, Johan Renck, Peter Carlton, Caroline Benjo – Haut Et Court Tv And Warp Films/Sky Atlantic
No Offence – Paul Abbott, Martin Carr, Anna Ferguson, Catherine Morshead – Abbottvision/Channel 4
Wolf Hall – Peter Kosminsky, Peter Straughan, Mark Pybus, Colin Callender – Playground Entertainment, Company Pictures/BBC Two

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Soap & Continuing Drama
Coronation Street – Production Team – ITV Studios/ITV
Eastenders – Production Team – Bbc Drama Production London/BBC One
Emmerdale – Production Team – ITV Studios/ITV
Holby City – Oliver Kent, Simon Harper, Kate Hall, Joe Ainsworth – BBC Drama Production London/BBC One

The Good Wife – Production Team – Scott Free Productions, King Size Productions, CBS/More 4
Narcos – Jose Padilha, Eric Newman, Chris Brancato – Gaumont International Television/Netflix
Spiral – Vassili Clert, Anne Landois – Canal + Creation Originale/Son Et Lumiere/in Association WithBBC Four/BBC Four
Transparent – Production Team – Amazon Studios/Amazon Prime Instant Video

Factual Series
The Detectives – Colin Barr, Ruth Kelly, James Newton, Rupert Houseman – Minnow Films/BBC Two
Great Ormond Street – Dollan Cannell, Catey Sexton, Lucy Hillman – Films Of Record/BBC Two
The Murder Detectives – Production Team – Films Of Record/Channel 4
The Tribe – Production Team – Renegade/Channel 4

Specialist Factual
Britain’s Forgotten Slave Owners – Production Team –BBCHistory Unit/BBC Two
Grayson Perry’s Dream House – Neil Crombie, Grayson Perry, Joe Evans, Marcus Plowright – Swan Films/Channel 4
The Hunt – Production Team – Silverback Films/BBC One
Rudolf Nureyev – Dance To Freedom – Franny Moyle, Richard Curson Smith, Tom Herrington, Yelena Durden-Smith – IWC/BBC Two

Single Documentary 
Bitter Lake – Production Team -BBC Productions/BBC iPlayer
Life After Suicide – Angela Samata, Leo Burley, Jenny Williams, Fergus O’Brien –BBC Documentaries Production/BBC One
Louis Theroux: Transgender Kids – Production Team –BBC Documentaries Production/BBC Two
My Son The Jihadi – Production Team – True Vision/channel 4

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Back In Time For Dinner – Emily Shields, Leanne Klein, Kim Maddever – Wall To Wall/BBC Two
The Great British Bake Off – Paulo Proto, Andy Devonshire, Anna Beattie – Love Productions/BBC One
Kevin Mccloud: Escape To The Wild – Production Team – Optomen Television/Concrete TV/Channel 4
Travel Man – Adam Humphries, Leo Mccrea, Graham Smiles, Chris Richards – North One/Channel 4

Reality & Constructed Factual
First Dates – Nicola Lloyd, Martin Conway, Adam Chapman – Twenty Twenty/Channel 4
Gogglebox – Stephen Lambert, Tania Alexander – Studio Lambert/channel 4
I’m A Celebrity…get Me Out Of Here! – Production Team – ITV Studios/ITV
The Secret Life Of 5 Year Olds – Teresa Watkins, Nicola Brown, Emily Lawson, Harjeet Chhokar – RDF Media, A Zodiak Media Company/Channel 4

Current Affairs
Children Of The Gaza War – Lyse Doucet, Lucy Hetherington, James Jones, Graham Taylor –BBC/BBC Two
Escape From Isis (Dispatches) – Edward Watts, Evan Williams, Sam Collyns, George Waldrum – ITN Productions, Ronachan Films Co-Production With Evan Williams Productions And Mediadante/Channel 4
Jihad: A British Story – Deeyah Khan, Darin Prindle, Andrew Smith, Kevin Thomas – Fuuse Films/ITV
Outbreak: The Truth About Ebola (This World) – Dan Edge, Sasha Achilli – Mongoose Pictures/Quicksilver Media/BBC Two

News Coverage
BBC News At Six: Paris Attacks Special – Production Team –BBC News/BBC One
Channel 4 News: Paris Massacre – Jon Snow, Lindsey Hilsum, Jonathan Rugman, Ben De Pear – Channel 4 News/Channel 4
ITV News At Ten: Refugee Crisis – Production Team – Itn For Itv News/itv
Sky News: From Turkey To Greece – Alex Crawford, Garwen Mcluckie, Colin Brazier, Kirsty Walker – Sky News/Sky News

The Ashes – Bryan Henderson, Mark Lynch, David Lloyd, Ian Ward – Sky Sports/Sky Sports 2
The Grand National – Carl Hicks, Denise Large, Neil Green, Nick Lightfoot – Img Productions/Channel 4
MOTD Live: FA Cup Final – Andrew Clement, Richard Hughes, Ian Finch, Chris Gubb –BBC Sport/BBC One
Six Nations – Final Day Production Team –BBC Sport/BBC One

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Live Event
Big Blue Live – Production Team –BBC/BBC One
The Sound Of Music Live! – Production Team – ITV Studios Entertainment/ITV
Stargazing Live: Brit In Space, Tim Peake Special – Production Team –BBC Science Production London In Association WithBBC Learning/BBC Two
The Vote – Production Team – TwoFour/More4

Entertainment Programme
Adele At The BBC –  Adele Adkins, Guy Freeman, Anouk Fontaine, Simon Staffurth –BBC Events Production/BBC One
Britain’s Got Talent – Richard Holloway, Amelia Brown, Lee Mcnicholas, Matt Banks – Thames/Syco Production For ITV/ITV
Strictly Come Dancing – Louise Rainbow, Vinnie Shergill, Sarah James, Nikki Parsons –BBC Entertainment/BBC One
TFI Friday Anniversary Special – Will Macdonald, Clare Barton, Suzi Aplin – Olga TV, Monkey Kingdom, Zimple/Channel 4

Comedy And Comedy Entertainment Programme
Charlie Brooker’s Election Wipe – Charlie Brooker, Annabel Jones, Matt Hulme, Nick Vaughan-Smith – House Of Tomorrow, Endemol Shine UK/BBC Two
Have I Got News For You – Richard Wilson, Mark Barrett, Danny Carr, John L Spencer – Hat Trick Productions/BBC One
QI – Nick King, John Lloyd, Ian Lorimer, Piers Fletcher – A Quite Interesting Talkback Co-Production/BBC Two
Would I Lie To You – Peter Holmes, Rachel Albett, Ruth Phillips, Richard Cohen – Zeppotron/BBC One

Scripted Comedy
Chewing Gum – Production Team – Retort/E4
Peep Show – Jesse Armstong, Sam Bain, Becky Martin, Hannah Mackay – Objective Productions/Channel 4
People Just Do Nothing – Production Team – Roughcut TV/BBC Three
Peter Kay’s Car Share – Peter Kay, Gill Isles, Sian Gibson, Paul Coleman – Goodnight Vienna Productions/BBC iPlayer

Radio Times Audience Award (Voted For By Members Of The Public)
Doctor Foster
The Great British Bakeoff
Making A Murderer
Peter Kay’s Car Share

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