Chernobyl was the large winner at tonight’s (July 31) digital TV BAFTAs.
The Sky and HBO nuclear catastrophe sequence picked up two main awards for greatest mini-series and main actor, for Jared Harris taking its complete to 9 BAFTAs following the present’s current victory on the BAFTA TV Craft Awards. You can watch highlights beneath.
The End Of The F***ing World additionally took two prizes – for drama sequence, and supporting actress for Naomi Ackie as did Stath Lets Flats, starring Jamie Demetriou, which picked up gongs for scripted comedy and male efficiency in a comedy programme.
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Sian Clifford beat her on-screen sister and Fleabag creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge to win the feminine efficiency in a comedy programme prize.
Elsewhere, Idris Elba obtained the evening’s particular award, for his inventive contribution to tv and his work selling variety and new expertise within the business.
“I feel very grounded coming from east London, where I was born and raised, and I know that in east London we try and treat people with respect because everyone comes from the same cloth,” he mentioned.
“In the world of film and television nothing is different, in other words no one is different, so me giving an opportunity to someone else is just part of my inheritance, part of my upbringing.”
Elba additionally joked that “one day I might get an acting award but until that day I am going to make more opportunities for more actors, more writers and more people to come and tell their story”.
This yr’s “must-see moment” award, the one prize voted for by the general public, went to Gavin And Stacey for the scene during which Nessa proposed to Smithy throughout final yr’s Christmas particular comeback.
This yr’s occasion was broadcast from a closed-doors studio with host Richard Ayoade and among the award presenters there in particular person, because of the coronavirus pandemic .
The nominees accepted their prizes on-line.