Final shortlist for the 2016 National Television Awards revealed
The votes are in, and the shortlist for the 21st annual National Television Awards is out! Once again we see Ant and Dec dominating the categories, while newcomers Poldark and Doctor Foster have received nods, and soap stalwarts EastEnders and Corrie battle it out for yet another year.
As the final round of voting opens today, the nation must now decide which stars and shows shall be honoured with those shiny trophies celebrating the best television of the past year. Who will be crowned victorious when the star-studded, Dermot O’Leary-hosted ceremony takes place on January 20 at the 02 Arena, while broadcast live on ITV? Let’s have a look at the shortlist…
Poldark, Doctor Foster, Ordinary Lies, Humans
EastEnders, Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Hollyoaks
Casualty, Broadchurch, Downton Abbey, Doctor Who
David Tennant (Broadchurch), Sheridan Smith (Black Work),
Suranne Jones (Doctor Foster), Aidan Turner (Poldark)
DIY SOS: The Big Build, Gogglebox,
Paul O’Grady: For the Love of Dogs, Top Gear
Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!,
The Graham Norton Show, Celebrity Juice
Ant and Dec, Mel and Sue, Graham Norton, Rylan Clark
BBC Breakfast, Loose Women, The One Show, This Morning
Bear Grylls: Mission Survive, The Apprentice, MasterChef,
The Great British Bake Off
Gemma Atkinson (Emmerdale), Parry Glasspool (Hollyoaks),
Richard Blackwood (EastEnders), Shayne Ward (Coronation Street)
SERIAL DRAMA PERFORMANCE
Rakhee Thakrar (EastEnders), Danny Dyer (EastEnders),
Alison King (Coronation Street), Ross Barton (Emmerdale)
Game of Thrones, The Big Bang Theory, Orange is the New Black
Whew, what a list! So, how can you have your say on the winners? You can either vote for free online at www.nationaltvawards.com, OR vote by calling 0905 647 2016. Calls cost 25p per minute, plus your network access charge, and should last no longer than seven minutes. Please note that votes must be in by NOON ON WEDNESDAY 20 JANUARY 2016. All new votes will be added to those already submitted in the first round, and the results will be revealed at the ceremony on ITV from The O2 London on 20 January 2016. For full terms and conditions, see nationaltvawards.com.
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