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BAFTA TV Awards 2017 “Damilola, Our Loved Boy,” “The People v OJ Simpson” among winners

Winners from the BAFTA TV Awards 2017 include “Damilola, Our Loved Boy” and “The People v OJ Simpson.”

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Damilola, Our Loved Boy


The 2017 British Academy Television Awards held on May 14, 2017.

Golden Globe award-winning show "The Crown," which was nominated in five categories, won nothing.

Winners from the TV awards include “Damilola, Our Loved Boy,” “The People v OJ Simpson” among others.

Leading actor:
Adeel Akhtar – “Murdered by My Father”

Leading actress:
Sarah Lancashire – “Happy Valley”

Supporting actor:
Tom Hollander – “The Night Manager”

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Supporting actress:
Wunmi Mosaku – “Damilola, Our Loved Boy”

Drama series:
“Happy Valley”

Comedy & comedy entertainment programme:
“Charlie Brooker’s 2016 Wipe”

Entertainment performance:
Michael McIntyre – “Michael McIntyre’s Big Show”

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Entertainment programme:
“Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway”

Male performance in a comedy programme:
Steve Coogan – “Alan Partridge’s Scissored Isle”

Female performance in a comedy programme:
Phoebe Waller-Bridge – “Fleabag “

Reality & constructed factual:
“Muslims Like Us”

Scripted comedy:
“People Just Do Nothing”

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“Who Do You Think You Are?”

Current affairs:
Teenage Prison Abuse Exposed

Factual series:
“Exodus: Our Journey to Europe”

“The People v OJ Simpson”

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Live event:
“The Queen’s 90 Birthday Celebration”

News coverage:
“Victoria Derbyshire”

Single documentary:

Single drama:
“Damilola, Our Loved Boy”

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Soap & continuing drama:

Specialist factual:
“Planet Earth II”

“The Open”

Virgin TV’s must-see moment:
“Planet Earth II” – Snakes vs Iguna Chase

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