Here's some fabulous news!
Aidan Turner has been nominated for best actor in a leading role by the Irish Film and Television Academy for Poldark! Not only that but the film The Secret Scripture, in which he has a small part, is nominated in several categories including best feature film and best director (Jim Sheridan).
Aidan will be facing competition from four other actors including his friend from The Hobbit, James Nesbitt and Tom Vaughan-Lawlor who is also in The Secret Scripture. The contenders are:
Dara Devaney An Klondike 2
Cillian Murphy Peaky Blinders
James Nesbit The Secret
Aidan Turner Poldark
Tom Vaughan-Lawlor Trial of the Century
The IFTA Awards ceremony will be in Dublin on Saturday 8 April. A full list of nominees is given here.
Here's wishing Aidan all the very best of luck!