British Comedy Awards 2013 nominations

Tuesday 3rd December 2013, 11:30am

Update: Winners Announced

The nominees for The British Comedy Awards 2013 have been announced.

The list includes multiple nominations for Count Arthur Strong, Psychobitches, Would I Lie To You?, A League of Their Own, 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Getting On, Adam Hills and Alan Carr.

Best Comedy Panel Show


8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Image shows from L to R: Sean Lock, Jimmy Carr, Jon Richardson. Copyright: ITV Studios / Zeppotron.8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

A League of Their Own

Have I Got News For You

Would I Lie To You?

Best Comedy Entertainment Programme


Alan Carr: Chatty Man. Alan Carr. Copyright: Open Mike Productions.Alan Carr: Chatty Man

Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

The Graham Norton Show

The Last Leg

Best Sketch Show


Harry & Paul. Image shows from L to R: Paul Whitehouse, Harry Enfield. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.Harry & Paul

Horrible Histories

It's Kevin

Psychobitches

Best Sitcom


Bad Education. Image shows from L to R: Miss Gulliver (Sarah Solemani), Alfie (Jack Whitehall), Fraser (Mathew Horne). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.Bad Education

Count Arthur Strong

Getting On

Peep Show

Best New Comedy Programme


Count Arthur Strong. Image shows from L to R: Count Arthur Strong (Steve Delaney), Michael Baker (Rory Kinnear). Copyright: Retort / Komedia Entertainment.Count Arthur Strong

Cuckoo

Plebs

Psychobitches

Best Male TV Comic


Would I Lie To You?. David Mitchell. Copyright: Zeppotron.David Mitchell (for Would I Lie To You?)

James Corden (for A League of Their Own)

Jon Richardson (for 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown)

Lee Mack (for Would I Lie To You?)

Best Female TV Comic


Miranda Hart.Miranda Hart (for Room 101)

Nina Conti (for Live At The Apollo)

Sarah Millican (for The Sarah Millican Television Programme)

Sue Perkins & Mel Giedroyc (for The Great British Bake Off)

Best Comedy Entertainment Personality


The Last Leg. Adam Hills. Copyright: Open Mike Productions.Adam Hills (for The Last Leg)

Alan Carr (for Alan Carr: Chatty Man)

Ant & Dec (for Saturday Night Takeaway)

Graham Norton (for The Graham Norton Show)

Best Comedy Breakthrough Artist


The Last Leg. Adam Hills. Copyright: Open Mike Productions.Adam Hills (for The Last Leg)

Jonny Sweet (for Chickens)

Steve Delaney (for Count Arthur Strong)

Tom Basden (for Plebs)

Best TV Comedy Actor


Peep Show. Mark Corrigan (David Mitchell). Copyright: Objective Productions.David Mitchell (for Peep Show)

Greg Davies (for Cuckoo)

Jack Whitehall (for Fresh Meat)

Kevin Eldon (for It's Kevin)

Best TV Comedy Actress


Getting On. Nurse Kim Wilde (Jo Brand). Copyright: Vera Productions.Jo Brand (for Getting On)

Miranda Hart (for Miranda)

Vicki Pepperdine (for Getting On)

Zawe Ashton (for Fresh Meat)

Special Awards


The British Comedy Awards. Copyright: Unique Productions / CPL Productions.There will also be three special awards given out on the night:

The British Comedy Outstanding Achievement Award

The Writer's Guild of Great Britain Award

The Award for International Achievement

King Or Queen Of Comedy Award


Voting is on-going for the King or Queen of Comedy Award. Below are the six nominees, with the numbers to call. Voting lines will be open until approximately 10pm on the night of the awards, with Jack Whitehall announcing the result live as part of the ceremony. Nominee profiles

Alan Carr.

ALAN CARR

Mobile: 6 50 58 01

Landline: 09020 50 58 01

David Mitchell.

DAVID MITCHELL

Mobile: 6 50 58 02

Landline: 09020 50 58 02

Graham Norton.

GRAHAM NORTON

Mobile: 6 50 58 03

Landline: 09020 50 58 03

Jack Whitehall.

JACK WHITEHALL

Mobile: 6 50 58 04

Landline: 09020 50 58 04

Lee Mack.

LEE MACK

Mobile: 6 50 58 05

Landline: 09020 50 58 05

Sarah Millican.

SARAH MILLICAN

Mobile: 6 50 58 06

Landline: 09020 50 58 06

Calls from mobiles and BT landlines cost just 35p (other landlines may vary). You may vote more than once. Full terms and conditions at channel4.com

Watch The British Comedy Awards


The British Comedy Awards. Jonathan Ross. Copyright: Unique Productions / CPL Productions.The British Comedy Awards Nominations Show, which will include clips of the nominees in action and interviews with many of those involved, will be broadcast on Channel 4 tomorrow (Wednesday 4th December) at 10:45pm.

This year, the programme will include the announcement of which show has won the Best New Comedy Programme category.

The main ceremony is on Thursday 12th December 2013. Jonathan Ross (pictured) hosts again, with the results broadcast live on Channel 4 from 9pm.

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