British Academy Television Awards 2011

The 2011 British Academy Television Awards were held on 22 May 2011. The nominations were announced on 26 April.[1][2]Graham Norton hosted the ceremony.[3][4][5]

2011 British Academy Television Awards
Date22 May 2011
SiteGrosvenor House Hotel
Hosted byGraham Norton
Best Comedy SeriesHarry & Paul
Best DramaSherlock
Best ActorDaniel Rigby
Eric and Ernie
Best ActressVicky McClure
This Is England '86
Best Comedy Performance
Most awardsSherlock (2)
Most nominationsMisfits/Sherlock (4)
Television coverage
ChannelBBC One
Ratings5.4 million


Vicky McClure, Best Actress winner
Martin Freeman, Best Supporting Actor winner
Lauren Socha, Best Supporting Actress winner
Steve Coogan, Best Male Comedy Performance winner
Jo Brand, Best Female Comedy Performance Winner
Graham Norton, Best Entertainment Performance winners
Steven Moffat, co-creator of Best Drama Series winner, Sherlock
Mark Gatiss, Co-creator of Best Drama Series winner, Sherlock

Winners are listed first and emboldened.

Best Actor Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Male Comedy Performance Best Female Comedy Performance
Best Entertainment Performance Best Single Drama
Best Drama Serial Best Drama Series
Best Soap and Continuing Drama Best International Programme
Best Factual Series or Strand Best Specialist Factual
  • Welcome to Lagos (BBC Two)
  • Flying Monsters (Sky 3D)
    • Alan Bennett and the Habit of Art (The Making Of) (More4)
    • Human Planet (BBC One)
    • Pompeii: Life and Death in a Roman Town (BBC Two)
Best Single Documentary Best Feature
  • Between Life and Death (BBC One)
    • The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan (More4)
    • Pink Saris (More4)
    • Scenes From a Teenage Killing (BBC Four)
Best New Media Best Current Affairs
  • Zimbabwe's Forgotten Children (BBC Four)
    • Kid's in Care – (Panorama) (BBC One)
    • Lost Girl's of South Africa (Dispatches) (Channel 4)
    • Secret Iraq (BBC Two)
Best News Coverage Best Sport
Best Entertainment Programme Best Scripted Comedy
Best Comedy and Comedy Entertainment Programme YouTube Audience Award
BAFTA Fellowship Award BAFTA Special Award

Programmes with multiple nominationsEdit

Networks that received multiple nominations
Nominations Network
25 BBC One
18 Channel 4
9 BBC Four
8 ITV1
6 E4
3 BBC Sport
2 DR1


  1. ^ "Television Awards Nominations in 2011". BAFTA. 26 April 2011. Retrieved 26 April 2011.
  2. ^ "Baftas battle between Doctor Who and Sherlock". The Guardian. 27 April 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2011.
  3. ^ "Ratings-winners dominate the Bafta shortlist". The Independent. 27 April 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2011.
  4. ^ "BBC's Sherlock wins best drama award at Baftas". Guardian. 22 May 2011. Retrieved 25 May 2011.
  5. ^ "TV Baftas 2011: Sherlock named Best Drama Series". Daily Telegraph. 22 May 2011. Retrieved 25 May 2011.

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