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Full list: BAFTA television award nominations announced

Benedict Cumberbatch Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Benedict Cumberbatch is in the running to pick up a TV Bafta for his performance as the master detective Sherlock Holmes. The star lost out on a Best Actor Oscar earlier this year but has now been nominated for the best actor award alongside Toby Jones for Marvellous, James Nesbitt for The Missing and Jason Watkins for The Lost Honour Of Christopher Jefferies.

The actresses nominated are Line Of Duty star Keely Hawes, Sheridan Smith for Cilla, Sarah Lancashire for Happy Valley and Georgina Campbell who starred in Murdered By My Boyfriend.

The nominations were announced at Bafta's central London headquarters by actors Freddie Fox and Sherlock star Amanda Abbington.

The full list of nominations:

Leading actor

  • Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock
  • Toby Jones, Marvellous
  • James Nesbitt, The Missing
  • Jason Watkins, The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies

Leading actress

  • Georgina Campbell, Murdered by my Boyfriend
  • Keeley Hawes, Line of Duty
  • Sarah Lancashire, Happy Valley
  • Sheridan Smith, Cilla

Supporting actor

  • Adeel Akhtar, Utopia
  • James Norton, Happy Valley
  • Stephen Rea, The Honourable Woman
  • Ken Stott, The Missing

Supporting actress

  • Gemma Jones, Marvellous
  • Vicky McClure, Line of Duty
  • Amanda Redman, Tommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like This
  • Charlotte Spencer, Glue

Entertainment performance

  • Ant and Dec, Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway
  • Leigh Francis, Celebrity Juice
  • Graham Norton, The Graham Norton Show
  • Claudia Winkleman, Strictly Come Dancing

Female performance in a comedy programme

  • Olivia Coleman, Rev
  • Tamsin Greig, Episodes
  • Jessica Hynes, W1A
  • Catherine Tate, Catherine Tate's Nan

Male performance in a comedy programme

  • Matt Berry, Toast of London
  • High Bonneville, W1A
  • Tom Hollander, Rev
  • Brendan O'Carroll, Mrs Brown's Boys

Single drama

  • A poet in New York
  • Common
  • Marvellous
  • Murdered by my Boyfriend


  • Cilla
  • The Lost Honour of Christopher Jeffries
  • Our World War
  • Prey

Drama series

  • Happy Valley
  • Lines of Duty
  • The Missing
  • Peaky Blinders

Soap and continuing drama

  • Casualty
  • Coronation Street
  • Eastenders
  • Hollyoaks


  • The Good Wife
  • House of Cards
  • Orange Is The New Black
  • True Detective

Factual series

  • 15,000 Kids and Counting
  • Educating the East End
  • Life and Death Row
  • Protecting Our Parents

Specialist factual

  • David Attenborough's Conquest of the Skies 3D
  • Grayson Perry: Who Are You?
  • The Great War: The People's Story
  • Our Gay Wedding: The Musical

Single documentary

  • Baby P: The Untold Story
  • Children of Syria
  • The Miners Strike and Me
  • The Paedophile Hunter


  • George Clarke's Amazing Spaces
  • Grand Designs
  • The Great British Bake Off
  • Long Lost Family

Reality and constructed factual

  • The Apprentice
  • I'm a Celebrity..Get Me Out of Here!
  • The Island With Bear Grylls
  • The Undateables

Current Affairs

  • Children on the Frontline (Dispatches)
  • Ebola Frontline (Panorama)
  • Inside Kenya's Death Squads (Al Jazeera Investigates)
  • Terror at the Mall (This World)

News coverage

  • BBC News at Ten
  • Channel 4 News - Inside Gaza: Children Under FIre
  • ITV News at Ten: Iraq Crisis
  • Sky News Live at Five: Ebola

Sport and live event

  • 2014 FA Cup Semi Final Hull City v Sheffield United
  • Monty Python (Mostly) Live: One down, Five To Go
  • Tour De France, 2014, Stage 1
  • WW1 Remembered - From The Battlefield and Westminster Abbey

Entertainment programme

  • Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway
  • Dynamo: Magician Impossible
  • Strictly Come Dancing
  • The Voice

Comedy and Comedy Entertainment Programme

  • Charlie Brooker's Weekly Wipe
  • The Graham Norton Show
  • Steweart Lee's Comedy Vehicle
  • Would I Lie To You

Scripted Comedy

  • Detectorists
  • Harry And Paul's Story Of The Two's
  • Moone Boy
  • The Wrong Mans

Radio Times Audience Award (voted for by members of the public):

  • Cilla
  • EastEnders
  • Game Of Thrones
  • The Great British Bake Off
  • The Missing
  • Sherlock
  • Strictly Come Dancing