The 2016 BAFTA Nominations

by | Mar 30, 2016 | All, TV News

The 2016 BAFTA nominations have been announced

Leading actress

Claire Foy – Wolf Hall (BBC2)

Ruth Madeley – Don’t Take My Baby (BBC3)

Sheridan Smith – The C-Word (BBC1)

Suranne Jones – Doctor Foster (BBC1)

Supporting actor

Anton Lesser – Wolf Hall (BBC2)

Cyril Nri – Cucumber (Channel 4)

Ian McKellan – The Dresser (BBC2)

Tom Courtenay – Unforgotten (ITV)

Supporting actress

Chanel Cresswell – This is England ‘90 (Channel 4)

Eleanor Worthington-Cox – The Enfield Haunting

Lesley Manville – River (BBC1)

Michelle Gomez – Doctor Who (BBC1)

Entertainment performance

Graham Norton – The Graham Norton Show (BBC1)

Leigh Francis – Celebrity Juice (ITV2)

Romesh Ranganathan – Agent Provocateur (BBC3)

Stephen Fry – QI (BBC2)

Female performance in a comedy programme

Michaela Cole – Chewing Gum (Channel 4)

Miranda Hart – Miranda (BBC1)

Sian Gibson – Peter Kay’s Car Share (BBC iPlayer)

Sharon Horgan – Catastrophe (Channel 4)

Male performance in a comedy programme

Hugh Bonneville – W1A (BBC2)

Javone Prince – The Javone Prince Show (BBC2)

Peter Kay – Peter Kay’s Car Share (BBC iPlayer)

Toby Jones – Detectorists (BBC 4)

Single drama

The C-Word (BBC1)

Cyberbully (Channel 4)

Don’t Take My Baby (BBC3)

The Go-Between (BBC1)

Mini Series

Doctor Foster (BBC1)

The Enfield Haunting (Sky Living)

London Spy (BBC2)

This is England ‘90 (Channel 4)

Drama Series

Humans (Channel 4)

The Last Panthers (Sky Atlantic)

No Offence (Channel 4)

Wolf Hall (BBC2)


The Good Wife (More4)

Narcos (Netflix)

Spiral (BBC4)

Transparent (Amazon Prime)

Soap and continuing drama

Coronation Street (ITV)

EastEnders (BBC1)

Emmerdale (ITV)

Holby City (BBC1)

Factual series

The Detectives (BBC2)

Great Ormond Street (BBC2)

The Murder Detectives (Channel 4)

The Tribe (Channel 4)

Specialist factual

Britan’s Forgotten Slave Owners (BBC2)

Grayson Perry’s Dream House (Channel 4)

The Hunt (BBC1)

Rudolf Nureyev – Dance to Freedom (BBC2)

Single documentary

Bitter Lake (BBC iPlayer)

Life After Suicide (BBC1)

Louis Theroux: Transgender Kids (BBC2)

My Son the Jihadi (Channel 4)


Back in Time for Dinner (BBC2)

The Great British Bake Off (BBC1)

Kevin McCloud: Escape to the Wild (Channel 4)

Travel Man (Channel 4)

Reality and constructed factual

First Dates (Channel 4)

Gogglebox (Channel 4)

I’m a Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here (ITV)

The Secret Life of 5 Year Olds (Channel 4)

Entertainment Programme

Adele at the BBC (BBC1)

Britain’s Got Talent (ITV)

Strictly Come Dancing BBC1)

TFI Friday anniversary special (Channel 4)

Scripted comedy

Chewing Gum (E4)

Peep Show (Channel 4)

People Just Do Nothing (BBC3)

Peter Kay’s Car Share (BBC iPlayer)

Comedy and comedy entertainment programme

Charlie Brooker’s Election Wipe (Channel 4)

Have I Got News for You (BBC1)


Would I Lie To You (BBC1)

The Radio Times Award (Voted for by the Public)

Doctor Foster

The Great British Bake Off


Making a Murderer

Peter Kay’s Car Share


Current affairs

Children of the Gaza War (BBC2)

Escape from ISIS – Dispatches (Channel 4)

Jihad: A British Story (ITV)

Outbreak: The Truth About Ebola (BBC2)

News coverage

BBC News at Six: Paris Attacks Special (BBC1)

Channel 4 News: Paris Massacre (Channel 4)

ITV News at 10: Refugee Crisis (ITV)

Sky News: From Turkey to Greece (Sky News)


The Ashes (Sky Sports)

The Grand National (Channel 4)

MOTD Live: FA Cup Final (BBC1)

Six Nations – Final Day (BBC1)

Live Event

Big Blue Live (BBC1)

The Sound of Music Live! (ITV)

Stargazing Live: Brit In Space, Tim Peake Special (BBC)

The Vote (More4)

The BAFTA Awards will be held in London in May.

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