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Contenders for TV Bafta awards

The TV Baftas - formally known as the British Academy Television Awards - are handed out tonight. Here are the contenders for the awards.

Leading Actor:

Benedict Cumberbatch - Sherlock

Toby Jones - Marvellous

James Nesbitt - The Missing

Jason Watkins - The Lost Honour 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 Honourable 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 Programme:

Ant and Dec - Ant 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 Programme:

Olivia Colman - Rev

Tamsin Greig - Episodes

Jessica Hynes - W1A

Catherine Tate - Catherine Tate's Nan

Male Performance in a Comedy Programme:

Matt Berry - Toast Of London

Hugh Bonneville - W1A

Tom Hollander - Rev

Brendan O'Carroll - Mrs Brown's Boys

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 (Dispatches)

Ebola Frontline (Panorama)

Inside Kenya's Death Squads (Al Jazeera Investigates)

Terror At The Mall (This World)

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 One

WW1 Remembered - From The Battlefield And Westminster Abbey

Entertainment Programme:

Ant And Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

Dynamo: Magician Impossible

Strictly Come Dancing

The Voice

Comedy and Comedy Entertainment Programme:

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 Award (voted for by members of the public):



Game Of Thrones

The Great British Bake Off

The Missing


Strictly Come Dancing

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