The BAFTA TV Awards are exactly one month away –

time to look back at some of the highlights and all the winners from last year:


Drama series

The Crown (Netflix)
The Durrells (ITV)
WINNER – Happy Valley (BBC1)
War and Peace (BBC1)

Entertainment performance

Adam Hills – The Last Leg (Channel 4)
Claudia Winkleman – Strictly Come Dancing (BBC1)
Graham Norton – The Graham Norton Show (BBC1)
WINNER – Michael McIntyre – Michael McIntyre’s Big Show (BBC1)

Specialist factual

Alan Bennett’s Diaries (BBC2)
Attenborough’s Life That Glows (BBC2)
Grayson Perry’s All Man (Channel 4)
WINNER – Planet Earth II (BBC1)

Female performance in a comedy programme

Diane Morgan – Cunk on Shakespeare (BBC2)
Lesley Manville – Mum (BBC2)
WINNER – Phoebe Waller-Bridge – Fleabag (BBC3)
Olivia Colman – Fleabag (BBC3)


The Hollow Crown: The War of the Roses (BBC2)
WINNER – National Treasure (Channel 4)
The Secret (ITV)
The Witness for the Prosecution (BBC1)

Male performance in a comedy programme

Asim Chaudhry – People Just Do Nothing (BBC3)
David Mitchell – Upstart Crow (BBC2)
Harry Enfield – The Windsors (Channel 4)
WINNER – Steve Coogan – Alan Partridge’s Scissored Isle (Sky Atlantic)

Virgin TV’s must-see moment

Game of Thrones – Battle of the Bastards
The Late Late Show with James Corden – Carpool Karaoke with Michelle Obama
Line of Duty – Urgent exit required
WINNER – Planet Earth II – Snakes v iguanas chase
Strictly Come Dancing – Ed Balls’ Gangnam Style
Who Do You Think You Are? – Danny Dyer’s origins

Reality and constructed factual

First Dates (Channel 4)
WINNER – Muslims Like Us (BBC2)
The Real Marigold Hotel (BBC2)
The Secret Life of Five Years Olds (Channel 4)

Comedy and comedy entertainment programme

WINNER – Charlie Brooker’s 2016 Wipe (BBC2)
Cunk on Shakespare (BBC2)
The Last Leg (Channel 4)
Taskmaster (Dave)

Supporting actor

Daniel Mays – Line of Duty (BBC2)
Jared Harris – The Crown (Netflix)
John Lithgow – The Crown (Netflix)
WINNER – Tom Hollander – The Night Manager (BBC1)

Soap and continuing drama

Casualty (BBC1)
EastEnders (BBC1)
WINNER – Emmerdale (ITV)
Hollyoaks (Channel 4)


Rio 2016 Paralympics (Channel 4)
Six Nations – England v Wales (ITV)
WINNER – The Open (Sky Sports 1)
Rio 2016 Olympics (BBC1)

Supporting actress

Nicola Walker – Last Tango in Halifax (BBC1)
Siobhan Finneran – Happy Valley (BBC1)
Vanessa Kirby – The Crown (Netflix)
WINNER – Wunmi Mosaku – Damilola, Our Loved Boy (BBC1)


The Doctor Who Gave Up Drugs (BBC1)
The Great British Bake Off (BBC1)
Travel Man: 48 Hours In… (Channel 4)
WINNER – Who Do You Think You Are? (BBC1)

Scripted comedy

Camping (Sky Atlantic)
Fleabag (BBC3)
Flowers (Channel 4)
WINNER – People Just Do Nothing (BBC3)


WINNER – Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway (ITV)
Britain’s Got Talent (ITV)
Michael McIntyre’s Big Show (BBC1)
Strictly Come Dancing (BBC1)

Leading actor

WINNER – Adeel Akhtar – Murdered By My Father (BBC3)
Babou Ceesay – Damilola, Our Loved Boy (BBC1)
Benedict Cumberbatch – The Hollow Crown (BBC2)
Robbie Coltrane – National Treasure (Channel 4)

Leading actress

WINNER – Sarah Lancashire – Happy Valley (BBC1)
Nikki Amuka-Bird – NW (BBC2)
Claire Foy – The Crown (Netflix)
Jodie Comer – Thirteen (BBC3)

Single documentary

Behind Closed Doors (BBC1)
WINNER – Hillsborough (BBC1)
How to Die: Simon’s Choice (BBC2)
HyperNormalisation (BBCiPlayer)

Current affairs

Inside Obama’s White House (BBC2)
WINNER – Teenage Prison Abuse Exposed: Panorama (BBC1)
Three Days of Terror, The Charlie Hebdo Attacks: This World (BBC2)
Unarmed Black Male: This World (BBC2)

Single drama

Aberfan: The Green Hollow (BBC1)
WINNER – Damilola, Our Loved Boy (BBC1)
Murdered by My Father (BBC3)


The Night Of (HBO/Sky Atlantic)
WINNER – American Crime Story – The People Vs OJ Simpson (FX/BBC)
Stranger Things (Netflix)
Transparent (Amazon Prime)

Factual series

24 Hours in Police Custody (Channel 4)
WINNER – Exodus: Our Journey to Europe (BBC2)
Kids on the Edge (Channel 4)
The Prosecutors: Real Crime and Punishment (BBC4)

News coverage

Channel 4 News: Brexit – Day One (Channel 4)
BBC North West Tonight: Hillsborough Inquests (BBC1)
Sky News Tonight – Aleppo: Death of a City (Sky News)
WINNER – Victoria Derbyshire (BBC2)

Live event

The Centenary of the Battle of the Somme (BBC1)
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC (BBC2)
Stand Up to Cancer (Channel 4)
WINNER – The Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration (ITV)


And of course our favourite moment had to be when the absolutely fabulous, fellow Cocoroser, Joanna Lumley was awarded the BAFTA fellowship:


We can’t wait for May 13 to watch this year’s BAFTA TV Awards – especially seen as we had the honour of designing and crafting this year’s BAFTA Gift Bag. Make sure to follow us on social media for updates and exclusive sneak peeks!