Bafta TV award nominees announced

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Gogglebox, Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway and Coronation Street are all up for gongs at this year's Bafta TV awards.

Channel 4's surprise hit Gogglebox has picked up two award nominations: best reality and constructed factual show as well as audience award.

Among the big names in the running for the awards are Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter, who are recognised for their portrayal of Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor in a drama based on the couple's tempestuous life together.

The pair are nominated for the leading actor and actress awards respectively and face competition from stars including Jamie Dornan and Olivia Colman.

ITV's Ant and Dec are up for two awards: best entertainment performance, where they are up against Sarah Millican, Charlie Brooker and Graham Norton, as well as best entertainment programme for Ant And Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.

This year's event culminates in a star-studded ceremony at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, in London's West End on Sunday May 18.

Here are some of the other contenders:

Leading Actor

  • Jamie Dornan, The Fall, BBC Two

  • Sean Harris, Southcliffe

  • Luke Newberry, In The Flesh

  • Dominic West, Burton And Taylor

Leading Actress

  • Helena Bonham Carter, Burton And Taylor

  • Olivia Colman, Broadchurch

  • Kerrie Hayes, The Mill

  • Maxine Peake, The Village

Supporting Actor

  • David Bradley, Broadchurch

  • Jerome Flynn, Ripper Street

  • Nico Mirallegro, The Village

  • Rory Kinnear, Southcliffe

Supporting Actress

  • Shirley Henderson, Southcliffe

  • Sarah Lancashire, Last Tango In Halifax

  • Claire Rushbrook, My Mad Fat Diary

  • Nicola Walker, Last Tango in Halifax

Entertainment Performance

  • Ant and Dec, Ant And Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

  • Charlie Brooker, 10 O'Clock Live

  • Sarah Millican, The Sarah Millican Television Programme

  • Graham Norton, The Graham Norton Show

Soap and Continuing Drama

  • Casualty

  • Coronation Street

  • EastEnders

  • Holby City


  • Borgen

  • Breaking Bad

  • House Of Cards

  • The Returned


  • The Choir: Sing While You Work

  • Grand Designs

  • The Great British Bake Off

  • Long Lost Family

Reality and Constructed Factual

  • The Big Reunion

  • Dragon's Den

  • Gogglebox

  • The Undateables

Current Affairs

  • The Cruel Cut

  • The Hunt for Britain's Sex Gangs

  • North Korean: Life Inside The Secret State

  • Syria: Across The Lines

News Coverage

  • Channel 4 News

  • ITV News At Ten: Woolwich Attacks

  • The Dale Cregan Verdict: North West Tonight Special

  • The Lee Rigby Trial: ITV Granada Reports

Sport and Live Event

  • Bollywood Carmen Live

  • Glastonbury 2013

  • The Ashes 2013 - 1st Test, Day Five

Entertainment Programme

  • Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

  • Derren Brown: The Great Art Robbery

  • Dynamo: Magician Impossible

  • Strictly Come Dancing

Comedy and Comedy Entertainment Programme

  • The Graham Norton Show

  • A League Of Their Own

  • The Revolution Will Be Televised

  • Would I lie To You?

Situation Comedy

  • Count Arthur Strong

  • Him and Her: The Wedding

  • The IT Crowd

  • Toast Of London

Radio Times Audience Award

  • Breaking Bad

  • Broadchurch

  • Doctor Who: Day Of The Doctor

  • Education Yorkshire

  • Gogglebox

  • The Great British Bake Off