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BAFTA TV Nominations 2019

Killing Eve, A Very English Scandal and Patrick Melrose lead the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards.

Killing Eve receives 14 nominations, A Very English Scandal receives 12 nominations and Patrick Melrose receives 6 nominations.

Elsewhere, there are five nominations each for Bodyguard and The Little Drummer Girl, four nominations each for Mrs Wilson and Mum plus three nominations for Bros: After the Screaming Stops, Bandersnatch (Black Mirror), The Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance, Sally4Ever, Save Me and Would I Lie To You?

The 2019 BAFTA TV nominations in full are...

Drama Series



Killing Eve

Save Me

Leading Actor

Benedict Cumberbatch | Patrick Melrose

Chance Perdomo | Killed By My Debt

Hugh Grant | A Very English Scandal

Lucian Msamati | Kiri

Leading Actress

Jodie Comer | Killing Eve

Keeley Hawes | Bodyguard

Ruth Wilson | Mrs Wilson

Sandra Oh | Killing Eve

Supporting Actor

Alex Jennings | Unforgotten

Ben Whishaw | A Very English Scandal

Kim Bodnia | Killing Eve

Stephen Graham | Save Me

Supporting Actress

Billie Piper | Collateral

Fiona Shaw | Killing Eve

Keeley Hawes | Mrs Wilson

Monica Dolan | A Very English Scandal


A Very English Scandal


Mrs Wilson

Patrick Melrose

Single Drama

Bandersnatch (Black Mirror)


Killed By My Debt

Through the Gates (On The Edge)

Soap & Continuing Drama


Coronation Street




54 Hours: The Gladbeck Hostage Crisis

The Handmaid's Tale

Reporting Trump's First Year: The Fourth Estate (Storyville)


Scripted Comedy

Derry Girls



Stath Lets Flats

Female Performance in a Comedy Programme

Daisy May Cooper | This Country

Jessica Hynes | There She Goes

Julia Davis | Sally4Ever

Lesley Manville | Mum

Male Performance in a Comedy Programme

Alex Macqueen | Sally4Ever

Jamie Demetriou | Stath Lets Flats

Peter Mullan | Mum

Steve Pemberton | Inside No.9

Entertainment Performance

Anthony McPartlin & Declan Donnelly | Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

David Mitchell | Would I Lie to You?

Lee Mack | Would I Lie to You?

Rachel Parris | The Mash Report

Comedy Entertainment Programme

The Big Narstie Show

The Last Leg

A League of Their Own

Would I Lie to You?

Entertainment Programme

Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

Britain's Got Talent

Michael McIntyre's Big Show

Strictly Come Dancing

Reality & Constructed Factual

Dragon's Den

I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!

Old People's Home for 4 Year Olds

The Real Full Monty: Ladies' Night

Short Form Programme

Bovril Pam (Snatches from Women's Live)

The Mind of Herbert Clunkerdunk

Missed Call


Current Affairs

Football’s Wall of Silence

Iran Unveiled: Taking On The Ayatollahs

Massacre at Ballymurphy

Myanmar’s Killing Fields

Factual Series

24 Hours in A&E

Life and Death Row: The Mass Execution

Louis Theroux's Altered States



Gordon, Gino and Fred's Road Trip

The Great British Bake Off

Mortimer & Whitehouse: Gone Fishing

Who Do You Think You Are?

Live Event

Open Heart Surgery

Royal British Legion Festival of Remebrance

The Royal Wedding: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Stand up to Cancer

News Coverage

Bullying and Harrassment in The House of Commons (Newsnight)

Cambridge Analytica Uncovered

Good Morning Britain: On A Knife Edge

Good Morning Britain: Thomas Markle Exclusive

Single Documentary

Driven: The Billy Monger Story

Gun No. 6

My Dad, The Peace Deal and Me

School for Stammerers

Specialist Factual

Bros: After The Screaming Stops

Grayson Perry: Rites of Passage

Suffragettes with Lucy Worsley

Superkids: Breaking Away from Care


2018 Six Nations: Scotland v England

2018 World Cup Quarter Final: England v Sweden

England's Test Cricket - Cook's Farewell

Winter Olympics

Virgin Media Must-See Moment

Bodyguard | Julia Montague assassinated

Coronation Street | Gail’s monologue on the suicide of Aidan Connor

Doctor Who | Rosa Parks, the Doctor and her companions make sure historical moments remain

Killing Eve | Eve stabs Villanelle

Peter Kay’s Car Share | The Finale

Queer Eye | Tom completes his transformation

And the 2019 BAFTA TV Craft nominations in full are...

Breakthrough Talent

Akemnji Ndifornyen (Composer, Producer and Writer) | Famalam

Dawn Shadforth (Director) | Trust

Georgia Christou (Writer) | Through the Gates (On the Edge)

Lizzie Kempton (Director) | Manchester Bomb: Our Story

Costume Design

Charlotte Holdich | The Long Song

Marianne Agertoft | The City and The City

Phoebe De Gaye | Killing Eve

Suzanne Cave | A Very English Scandal

Director: Factual

Ben Anthony | Grenfell

David Soutar, Joe Pearlman | Bros: After the Screaming Stops

James Rogan | Stephen: The Murder that Changed a Nation

Paddy Wivell | Prison

Director: Fiction

Harry Bradbeer | Killing Eve (Episode 1)

Mahalia Belo | The Long Song

Stephen Frears | A Very English Scandal

Thomas Vincent | Bodyguard (Episode 1)

Director: Multi Camera

Barbara Wiltshire | Inside No.9 Live: Dead Line

Bridget Caldwell | The Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance

Julia Knowles, Helen Scott, Simon Staffurth | The Royal Wedding: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Liz Clare | The Voice UK

Editing: Factual

Ben Brown | Grenfell

Emma Lysaght | Louis Theroux: Altered States (Choosing Death)

Matt Lowe | Drowning in Plastic

Will Gilbey | Bros: After the Screaming Stops

Editing: Fiction

Gary Dollner | Killing Eve (Episode 1)

Pia Di Ciaula | A Very English Scandal

Steve Singleton | Bodyguard (Episode 1)

Tony Kearns | Bandersnatch (Black Mirror)

Entertainment Craft Team

Dave Davey, David Tench, Dominic Tolfts, Kevin Duff | The Voice UK

Lisa Armstrong, Jason Gilkison, Mark Kenyon, Richard Sillitto | Strictly Come Dancing

Nigel Catmur, David Cole, Kate Dawking, Kevin Duff | The Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance

Tim Telling, Tom Neenan, Steve Andrews, Ben Blease | The Mash Report

Make Up & Hair Design

Daniel Phillips | A Very English Scandal

Konnie Daniel | Mrs Wilson

Nicole Stafford | The Little Drummer Girl

Vickie Lang | Vanity Fair

Original Music

Cho Young-Wuk | The Little Drummer Girl

David Holmes, Keefus Ciancia | Killing Eve

Murray Gold | A Very English Scandal

Hauschka | Patrick Melrose

Photography & Lighting: Fiction

Alastair McCormick, Peter Keith, Ryan Atkinson | Earth’s Natural Wonders: Surviving Against the Odds

Jaimie Gramston | Michael Palin in North Korea

Lindsay McCraw | Dynasties: Emperor

Stuart Bernard | The Mighty Redcar

Photography & Lighting: Fiction

Balazs Bolygo | Collateral

James Friend | Patrick Melrose

Julian Court | Killing Eve (Episode 7)

Woo-Hyung Kim | The Little Drummer Girl

Production Design

Helen Scott | A Very English Scandal

Kristian Milsted | Killing Eve

Maria Djurkovic, Tatiana MacDonald | The Little Drummer Girl

Tom Burton | Patrick Melrose

Sound: Factual

Doug Dreger, Rowan Jennings | Michael Palin in North Korea

Kate Davis, Steve Onopa, Mark Simms | Amy Winehouse: Back to Black (Classic Albums)

Sound Team | Later Live... with Jools Holland

Tim Owens, Graham Wild, Kate Hopkins | Dynasties: Chimpanzees

Sound: Fiction

Sound Team | A Very English Scandal

Sound Team | The Little Drummer Girl

Simon Farmer, Dan Johnson, Marc Lawes | Bodyguard

Sound Team | Killing Eve

Special, Visual & Graphic Effects

Adam McInnes, John Smith, Kevin Horsewood | Troy: Fall of a City

Duncan Malcolm, Jean-Clement Soret, Clatyton McDermott | Bandersnatch (Black Mirror)

Kent Houston, Freefolk, Asa Shoul | The Alienist (Episode 1)

Simon Frame, Martin Oberlander, Adam Inglis | Britannia

Titles & Graphic Identity

Alan Smith, Mark Roalfe | The 2018 Winter Olympics

Allison Brownmoore, Anthony Brownmoore, Joe Nowacki | Take Your Pills

Matt Willey | Killing Eve

Steve Small, Kristian Andrews, Nikki Kefford-White | Black Earth Rising

Writer: Comedy

Daisy May Cooper, Charlie Cooper | This Country

Peter Kay, Sian Gibson, Paul Coleman | Peter Kay's Car Share

Stefan Golaszewski | Mum

Writing Team | Cunk on Britain

Writer: Drama

David Nicholls | Patrick Melrose

Lennie James | Save Me

Phoebe Waller-Bridge | Killing Eve

Russell T. Davies | A Very English Scandal

The 2019 Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards will be shown Sunday 12th May on BBC One and The 2019 British Academy Television Craft Awards will take place on Sunday 28th April and will not be televised

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