Tuesday, 9 February 2016
Nominations Galore for 'Poldark' in Royal Television Society West of England Awards 2016
Congratulations to Poldark! The BBC drama is nominated for six Royal Television Society West of England Awards 2016 including Best Television Drama and Best On Screen Performance.
In Best Television Drama, defined as ' ... best scripted serial drama, one off special and returning drama series filmed and/or produced in the West of England', Poldark faces stiff competition from Wolf Hall, The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies and Cider with Rosie.
Aidan Turner is a contender for Best On Screen Performance and is in excellent company with Mark Rylance (Wolf Hall), Jason Watkins (The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies) and Ruby Ashbourne Serkis (Cider with Rosie) also in the running.
In addition, Poldark is nominated in the following categories:
Debbie Wiseman Wolf Hall
Anne Dudley Poldark
Gavin Finney Wolf Hall
Cinders Forshaw Poldark
Mike Eley The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies
Fraser Barber, Danny Sheehan, Paul Cotterell, Matt Davies The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies
Alex Hudd Horizon
The Sound Team Wolf Hall
Glen Marullo, Jennie Evans, Gareth Bull, Blair Jollands Poldark
David Blackmore Wolf Hall
Adam Recht Poldark
David Thrasher Cider with Rosie
Kristina Hetherington The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies
A full list of the Judges' Nominations can be found here: https://rts.org.uk/sites/default/files/rts102_nominations_a4_3.pdf
The RTS West of England Awards will take place on Sunday 6 March at the Bristol Old Vic. Tickets are available now from Bristol Old Vic box office price £45. Call 0117 987 7877 for details.