Nominations for the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards & Craft Awards

28.4.2021

The nominations for the 2021 Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards have been announced. The Virgin Media BAFTAs will take place on Sunday 6 June and the Television Craft Awards on Monday 24 May.

Huge congratulations to all of this year’s nominees from all of us at The Farm, with a super special mention to The Farm's Nick FrySteve SpeedJames Evans and Hugh Dwan for the Sound: Factual nomination for Formula 1: Drive to Survive Series 2 Box to Box Films/Netflix.

We're so proud to see so many nominations for productions we’ve worked on. Congratulations to the following nominees too:

 

COMEDY ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAMME

CHARLIE BROOKER’S ANTIVIRAL WIPE Charlie Brooker, Annabel Jones, Ali Marlow - Broke & Bones, Endemol Shine Group/BBC Two

THE BIG NARSTIE SHOW Obi Kevin Akudike, Nathan Brown, Rina Dayalji, Ben Wicks, Toby Baker – Expectation, Dice Productions Entertainment/Channel 4

THE RANGANATION Production Team – Zeppotron/BBC Two

 

DRAMA SERIES

SAVE ME TOO Simon Heath, Jessica Sykes, Lennie James, Lizzie Rusbridger, Coky Giedroyc, Jim Loach - World Productions/Sky Atlantic

 

ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAMME

THE MASKED SINGER Daniel Nettleton, Derek McLean, Claire Horton, Marc Bassett, Simon Staffurth - Bandicoot Scotland/ITV

 

ENTERTAINMENT PERFORMANCE

GRAHAM NORTON The Graham Norton Show - So Television/BBC One

ROMESH RANGANATHAN The Ranganation – Zeppotron/BBC Two

 

FACTUAL SERIES

CRIME & PUNISHMENT Production Team - 72 Films/Channel 4

HOSPITAL Production Team - Label1/BBC Two

 

FEATURES

MORTIMER AND WHITEHOUSE GONE FISHING: Bob Mortimer, Paul Whitehouse, Lisa Clark, Rob Gill, Stephanie Fyfe, Doug Bryson - Owl Power/BBC Two

 

LEADING ACTOR

PAAPA ESSIEDU I May Destroy You - Various Artists, FALKNA/BBC One

 

LEADING ACTRESS

MICHAELA COEL I May Destroy You - Various Artists, FALKNA/BBC One

 

LIVE EVENT

THE THIRD DAY: AUTUMN Production Team - Sky Studios, Plan B Entertainment, Punchdrunk Entertainment, HBO/Sky Atlantic

 

MINI-SERIES

ADULT MATERIAL Lucy Kirkwood, Dawn Shadforth, Sara Hamill, Patrick Spence - Fifty Fathoms Productions/Channel 4

I MAY DESTROY YOU Production Team - Various Artists, FALKNA/BBC One

 

SUPPORTING ACTRESS

SIENA KELLY Adult Material - Fifty Fathoms Productions/Channel 4

WERUCHE OPIA I May Destroy You - Various Artists, FALKNA/BBC One

 

VIRGIN MEDIA’S MUST-SEE MOMENT (VOTED FOR BY THE PUBLIC)

BRITAIN’S GOT TALENT Diversity perform a routine inspired by the BLM protests – Thames, Syco/ITV

 

DIRECTOR: FICTION

MICHAELA COEL , SAM MILLER, Sam Miller I May Destroy You - Various Artists, FALKNA/BBC One

 

SOUND: FACTUAL

NICK FRY, STEVE SPEED, JAMES EVANS, HUGH DWAN  

Formula 1: Drive to Survive Series 2 - Box to Box Films/Netflix

 

SPORT

LONDON MARATHON 2020 Alastair McIntyre, Micky Payne, Matthew Griffiths, Adam Duncan – BBC Sport/BBC One

 

DIRECTOR: MULTI-CAMERA

KEN BURTON Rugby League Challenge Cup Final - BBC Sport/BBC One

 

MAKE UP & HAIR DESIGN

BETHANY SWAN I May Destroy You - Various Artists, FALKNA/BBC One

 

SCRIPTED CASTING

SHAHEEN BAIG The Third Day - Sky Studios, Plan B Entertainment, Punchdrunk Entertainment, HBO/Sky Atlantic

 

WRITER: COMEDY

CHARLIE BROOKER Charlie Brooker’s Antiviral Wipe- Broke & Bones, Endemol Shine Group/BBC Two

 

WRITER: DRAMA

MICHAELA COEL I May Destroy You - Various Artists, FALKNA/BBC One

 

Check out the full list of nominees here