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) NW (BBC2)


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!



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