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The British Soap Awards 2019 Shortlist and Panel Nominations

Today the shortlist nominations for the three awards voted for by the public and the nominations for the panel for The British Soap Awards 2019 have been revealed.

It's also been announced that Phillip Schofield will host the 21st Awards show at Manchester's Lowry Theatre on Saturday 1st June and it'll be broadcast live on ITV.

As always, battling it out for Best Soap are Coronation Street, Doctors, Emmerdale, EastEnders and Hollyoaks with EastEnders and Hollyoaks leading the nominations with 14 each.

You can NOW vote for Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Soap, picking from this shortlist...

Best Actor

Jack P Shepherd (David Platt, Coronation Street)

Danny Dyer (Mick Carter, EastEnders)

Zack Morris (Keegan Baker, EastEnders)

Jeff Hordley (Cain Dingle, Emmerdale)

Gregory Finnegan (James Nightingale, Hollyoaks)

Best Actress

Alison King (Carla Connor, Coronation Street)

Lorraine Stanley (Karen Taylor, EastEnders)

Lucy Pargeter (Chas Dingle, Emmerdale)

Lauren McQueen (Lily McQueen, Hollyoaks)

Stephanie Davis (Sinead Shelby, Hollyoaks)

Best Soap


Coronation Street




And the rest of the shortlist, decided by a panel of soap experts, is as follows...

Best Male Dramatic Performance

Rob Mallard (Daniel Osborne, Coronation Street)

Ian Midlane (Al Haskey, Doctors)

Zack Morris (Keegan Baker, EastEnders)

Dominic Brunt (Paddy Kirk, Emmerdale)

Adam Woodward (Brody Hudson, Hollyoaks)

Best Female Dramatic Performance

Katie McGlynn (Sinead Tinker, Coronation Street)

Elisabeth Dermot Walsh (Zara Carmichael, Doctors)

Gillian Wright (Jean Slater, EastEnders)

Lucy Pargeter (Chas Dingle, Emmerdale)

Nadine Mulkerrin (Cleo McQueen, Hollyoaks)

Best Newcomer

Alexander Mardell (Emma Brooker, Coronation Street)

Bethan Mioore (Izzie Torres, Doctors)

Ricky Champ (Stuart Highway, EastEnders)

James Moore (Ryan Stocks, Emmerdale)

Talia Grant (Brooke Hathaway, Hollyoaks)

Best Young Actor

Elle Mulvaney (Amy Barlow, Coronation Street)

Oliver Falconer (Joe Granger-Carmichael, Doctors)

Kara-Leah Fernandes (Bailey Baker, EastEnders)

Joe Warren-Plant (Jacob Gallagher, Emmerdale)

Lacey Findlay (Dee Dee Hutchinson, Hollyoaks)

Best Comedy Performance

Patti Clare (Mary Cole, Coronation Street)

Sarah Moyle (Valerie Pitman, Doctors)

Tameka Empson (Kim Fox, EastEnders)

Nicola Wheeler (Nicola King, Emmerdale)

Jessamy Stoddart (Liberty Savage, Hollyoaks)

Villain of the Year

Greg Wood (Rick Neelan, Coronation Street)

Matthew Chambers (Daniel Granger, Doctors)

Ricky Champ (Stuart Highway, EastEnders)

Claire King (Kim Tate, Emmerdale)

Nathan Sussex (Buster Smith, Hollyoaks)

Best On-Screen Partnership

Simon Gregson & Kate Ford (Steve & Tracy McDonald, Coronation Street)

Ian Midlane & Adrian Lewis-Morgan (Al Haskey & Jimmi Claym Doctors)

Roger Griffiths & Kara-Leah Fernandes (Mitch & Bailey Baker, EastEnders)

Lucy Pargeter & Dominic Brunt (Chas Dingle & Paddy Kirk, Emmerdale)

Nick Pickard & Alex Fletcher (Tony & Diane Hutchinson, Hollyoaks)

Scene of the Year

Gail’s Monologue (Coronation Street)

The Crash (Doctors)

Shaki’s Funeral (EastEnders)

Cain’s Confession (Emmerdale)

Brody Confronts His Abuser (Hollyoaks)

Best Single Episode

Aidan’s Suicide and the Aftermath (Coronation Street)

And the Beat Goes On... (Doctors)

Consent (EastEnders)

Chas & Paddy Say Goodbye to Baby Grace (Emmerdale)

Where Do I Belong? (Hollyoaks)

Best Storyline

The Impact of Aidan's Suicide (Coronation Street)

Daniel and Zara's Breakup (Doctors)

Knife Crime (EastEnders)

Charity's Abuse (Emmerdale)

Footballer Abuse (

Outstanding Contribution

Will be announced on the night

The Tony Warren Award

Will be announced on the night

The British Soap Awards 2019 will air Saturday 1st June on ITV


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