Aidan Farrell

Head of Grading

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EMMY Award winner, 2001
Ultimate Guide: The Human Body (2000): Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft : Graphic and Artistic Design

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BAFTA Special Award winner, 2012
Dedication to the Industry

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RTS Craft and Design Award, 2013
Utopia, Series 1: Picture Enhancement

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RTS Craft & Design Award, 2009
Wallander (2008): Best Picture Enhancement

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RTS Craft & Design Judges’ Award, 2004
Men of Iron (2004): Best Visual Effects, Picture Enhancement

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RTS Television Award winner, 2001
Australia: Beyond the Fatal Shore (2000), for episode “Money, Class & Power”: Best Picture Manipulation

Aidan is an Emmy, BAFTA and 4 x RTS winning Colourist. Aidan has also been nominated for another 11 x RTS Awards and 2 x HPA Awards. Aidan has graded hundreds of programmes including high-end TV dramas, music, arts, science and factual genres. Aidan has also worked on more than 2000 music videos, commercials and specials from artists such as Coldplay, U2, Robbie Williams, Kylie Minogue, Bruno Mars, Sam Smith, Ariana Grande and Led Zeppelin, plus brands including Levi, Puma, Guinness, McDonald's and Diesel. In 2012, Aidan received a BAFTA lifetime achievement award, recognising his outstanding creative contribution to the industry.

News Articles

Winners Announced: RTS Programme Awards 2022

Nominations Announced: BAFTA Television 2022

Broadcast Tech Innovation Awards nominations 2021 have been announced!

The Grierson Trust Awards 2021 shortlist has been announced!

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

RTS Programme Awards 2021 Winners Announced

RTS Craft & Design Awards 2020 Nominations Announced

Broadcast Tech Innovation Awards 2020 Shortlist announced!

HPA Awards 2020 nominations announced!

BBC Two acquires period drama series, Harlots

I May Destroy You and The Salisbury Poisonings both featured on BBC iPlayer!

The Salisbury Poisonings - BBC’s biggest new Sunday drama in six years!

Nominations for the British Academy Television Craft Awards 2020 Announced!

RTS Programme Awards 2020 Nominations Announced

RTS Craft & Design Awards 2019 nominations announced

British Academy Children's Awards Nominations Announced!

Broadcast Tech Innovation Award Nominations Announced!

'Crafting quality: Skills for successful UHD and HDR production'

Broadcast Digital Awards 2019 shortlist unveiled!

Televisual Bulldog Awards 2019 Nominees Announced

BAFTA Television 2019: Nominations for the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards

RTS Programme Awards 2019 Nominations Announced

Broadcast Awards shortlist 2019 Announced

Creating the look for Sick of It

Bafta for our colourist Aidan Farrell

Baby Cow And CBBC Productions Win RTS Awards

Something From Nothing The Art of Rap

Kings of Colour

The Farm bags four RTS Craft and Design nominations

RTS Craft and Design Award Nominations for The Farm Group

Three-part doc series, Ambulance, is definitely not one to be missed!

Hoff The Record gets nominated for an International Emmy

Televisual's HDR in Production event was a success

Broadcast Tech Young Talent Awards 2017 winners announced

Farm colourist Aidan Farrell at the Media Production Show 2018