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BAFTA TV Nominations 2018

Today, the 2018 BAFTA TV nominations were revealed at an event at BAFTA which saw Michelle Keegan and Ore Oduba read out the nominations.

Leading this year's nominations are Black Mirror, Line of Duty, The Crown and Three Girls, each with three nominations. Black Mirror has two first-time nominees recognised for their performances, a Leading Actor nomination for Joe Cole for Hang the DJ, which is also nominated in the Single Drama category, and a Supporting Actor nomination for Jimmi Simpson for USS Callister.

Line of Duty receives nominations for best Drama Series as well as a Leading Actress nomination for Thandie Newton and a Supporting Actor nomination for Adrian Dunbar.

Also nominated in the Drama Series category is The Crown, which receives performance nominations for the second year in a row for Claire Foy for Leading Actress and Vanessa Kirby for Supporting Actress. Completing the Drama Series category is returning drama Peaky Blinders and The End of the F***ing World,

This year's awards will once again be hosted by Sue Perkins an will be shown on BBC One on Sunday 13th May. The 2018 BAFTA TV nominations in full are...

Drama Series

The Crown

End of the F***ing World

Line of Duty

Peaky Blinders

Leading Actor

Jack Rowan | Born to Kill

Joe Cole | Hang The DJ (Black Mirror)

Sean Bean | Broken

Tim Pigott-Smith | King Charles III

Leading Actress

Claire Foy | The Crown

Molly Windsor | Three Girls

Sinead Keenan | Little Boy Blue

Thandie Newton | Line of Duty

Supporting Actor

Adrian Dunbar | Line of Duty

Anupam Kher | The Boy with The Topknot

Brían F. O’Byrne | Little Boy Blue

Jimmi Simpson | USS Callister (Black Mirror)

Supporting Actress

Anna Friel | Broken

Julie Hesmondhalgh | Broadchurch

Liv Hill | Three Girls

Vanessa Kirby | The Crown


Howards End

The Moorside

The State

Three Girls

Single Drama

Against The Law

Hang The DJ (Black Mirror)

King Charles III

Murdered for Being Different

Soap & Continuing Drama


Coronation Street




Big Little Lies

Feud: Bette & Joan

Handmaid’s Tale

The Vietnam War

Scripted Comedy


Chewing Gum

This Country


Female Performance in a Comedy Programme

Anna Maxwell Martin | Motherland

Daisy MayCooper | This Country

Sharon Horgan | Catastrophe

Sian Gibson | Peter Kay's Car Share

Male Performance in a Comedy Programme

Asim Chaudhry | People Just Do Nothing

Rob Brydon | The Trip to Spain

Samson Kayo | Famalam

Toby Jones | Detectorists

Entertainment Performance

Adam Hills | The Last Leg

Graham Norton | The Graham Norton Show

Michael McIntyre | Michael McIntyre's Big Show

Sandi Toksvig | QI

Comedy Entertainment Programme

Murder In Successville

The Last Leg


Would I Lie To You?

Entertainment Programme

Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

Britain's Got Talent

Michael McIntyre's Big Show

The Voice UK

Reality & Constructed Factual

Celebrity Hunted

Love Island

Old People's Home for Four Year Olds

The Real Full Monty

Short Form Programme

Britain’s Forgotten

Eating with My Ex

Morgana Robinson’s Summer

Pls Like

Current Affairs

Raped: My Story

Syria’s Disappeared: The Case Against Assad (Dispatches)

Undercover: Britain’s Immigration Secrets (Panorama)

White Right: Meeting The Enemy (Exposure)

Factual Series


Catching A Killer




Antiques Roadshow

Cruising with Jane McDonald

No More Boys and Girls: Can our Kids go Gender Free?

The Secret Life of the Zoo

Live Event

ITV News Election 2017 Live: The Results

One Love Manchester

Wild Alaska Live

World War One Remembered: Passchendaele

News Coverage

The Battle for Mosul (Sky News)

The Grenfell Tower Fire (Channel 4 News)

The Grenfell Tower Fire (ITV News at Ten)

The Rohingya Crisis (Sky News)

Single Documentary

Chris Packham: Asperger’s and Me

Louis Theroux, Talking to Anorexia

One Deadly Weekend in America

Rio Ferdinand: Being Mum and Dad

Specialist Factual

Basquiat: Rage to Riches

Blitz: The Bombs that Changed Britain

Blue Planet II

Elizabeth I’s Secret Agents


Anthony Joshua v. Wladimir Klitschko

Six Nations: Wales v. England

The Grand National

UEFA Women’s Euro Semi-Final: England v. Netherlands

Virgin TV's Must-See Moment

Blue Planet II: Mother Pilot Whale Grieves

Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor Revealed

Game of Thrones: Viserion is Killed by the Night King

Line of Duty: Huntley’s Narrow Escape

Love Island: Stormzy Makes a Surprise Appearance

One Love Manchester: Ariana Grande Sings ‘One Last Time’

The 2018 Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards will be shown Sunday 13th May at 8pm on BBC One


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