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And the BAFTA Television Awards nominees are...

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Each year, BAFTA—the British Academy of Film and Television Arts—selects which movies and TV shows deserve to be up for awards at their annual shows. This year’s television nominees include Benedict Cumberbatch for his work in Sherlock, Chris O’Dowd’s Moone Boy, and crime drama Peaky Blinders. Winners will be announced May 10. See the full list of nominees below.

Leading Actor

Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock

Toby Jones, Marvellous

James Nesbitt, The Missing

Jason Watkins, The Lost Honor of Christopher Jefferies

Leading Actress

Georgina Campbell, Murdered by My Boyfriend

Keeley Hawes, Line of Duty 

Sarah Lancashire, Happy Valley

Sheridan Smith, Cilla 

Supporting Actor

Adeel Akhtar, Utopia 

James Norton, Happy Valley

Stephen Rea, The Honorable Woman 

Ken Stott, The Missing 

Supporting Actress 

Gemma Jones, Marvellous 

Vicky McClure, Line of Duty 

Amanda Redman, Tommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like This

Charlotte Spencer, Glue 

Entertainment Performance

Ant and Dec, Aunt and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway 

Leigh Francis, Celebrity Juice 

Graham Norton, The Graham Norton Show 

Claudia Winkleman, Strictly Come Dancing 

Female Performance in a Comedy Program 

Olivia Colman, Rev. 

Tamsin Greig, Episodes 

Jessica Hynes, W1A

Catherine Tate, Catherine Tate’s Nan 

Male Performance in a Comedy Program 

Matt Berry, Toast of London 

Hugh Bonneville, W1A 

Tom Hollander, Rev. 

Brendan O’Carroll, Mrs. Brown’s Boys—Christmas Special 

Single Drama

A Poet in New York



Murdered by My Boyfriend



The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies 

Our World War


Drama Series

Happy Valley

Line of Duty

The Missing

Peaky Blinders

Soap and Continuing Drama


Coronation Street




The Good Wife

House of Cards

Orange is the New Black

True Detective

Factual Series

15,000 Kids and Counting 

Educating the East End 

Life and Death Row 

Protecting Our Parents 

Specialist Factual 

David Attenborough’s Conquest of the Skies 3D 

Grayson Perry: Who Are You? 

The Great War: The People’s Story 

Our Gay Wedding: The Musical 

Single Documentary

Baby P: The Untold Story 

Children of Syria 

The Miners Strike and Me 

The Paedophile Hunter 


George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces

Grand Designs

The Great British Bake Off

Long Lost Family

Reality and Constructed Factual

The Apprentice

I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!

The Island with Bear Grylls

The Undateables

Current Affairs

Children on the Frontline

Ebola Frontline

Inside Kenya’s Death Squads

Terror at the Mall

News Coverage

BBC News at Ten

Channel 4 News—Inside Gaza: Children Under Fire 

ITV News at Ten: Iraq Crisis 

Sky News Live at Five: Ebola 

Sport and Live Event

2014 FA Cup Semi Final Hull City v. Sheffield United 

Monty Python (Mostly) Live: One Down, Five to Go 

Tour de France, 2014, Stage 1 

WW1 Remembered—From the Battlefield and Westminster Abbey

Entertainment Program

Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway 

Dynamo: Magician Impossible 

Strictly Come Dancing 

The Voice 

Comedy and Comedy Entertainment Program

Charlie Brooker’s Weekly Wipe 

The Graham Norton Show 

Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle 

Would I Lie to You 

Scripted Comedy


Harry and Paul’s Story of the Twos 

Moone Boy 

The Wrong Mans 

Radio Times Audience Awards



Game of Thrones

The Great British Bake Off

The Missing


Strictly Come Dancing