Taskmaster leads Broadcast Awards 2018 comedy nominees

Thursday 23rd November 2017, 9:59am

7th February update: Catastrophe, Taskmaster and Horrible Histories won. Story
Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Greg Davies, Alex Horne. Copyright: Avalon Television.

The nominations for the Broadcast Awards 2018 have been announced. The highly coveted industry awards feature a number of comedy-related nominations.

Best Comedy Programme

Catastrophe. Image shows from L to R: Rob (Rob Delaney), Sharon (Sharon Horgan). Copyright: Avalon Television.Catastrophe

Cunk On.... Philomena Cunk (Diane Morgan). Copyright: House Of Tomorrow.Cunk On Christmas

Harry Hill's Alien Fun Capsule. Harry Hill. Copyright: Nit TV.Harry Hill's Alien Fun Capsule

People Just Do Nothing. Image shows from L to R: Decoy (Daniel Sylvester Woolford), Steves (Steve Stamp), Grindah (Allan Mustafa), Beats (Hugo Chegwin). Copyright: Roughcut Television.People Just Do Nothing

Car Share. Image shows from L to R: John Redmond (Peter Kay), Kayleigh Kitson (Sian Gibson). Copyright: Goodnight Vienna Productions.Peter Kay's Car Share

Revolting. Image shows from L to R: Heydon Prowse, Jolyon Rubinstein. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.Revolting

Best Entertainment Programme

All Round To Mrs. Brown's. Mrs Brown (Brendan O'Carroll).All Round to Mrs Brown's

I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!

Love Island

Strictly Come Dancing

Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Bob Mortimer, Mark Watson, Greg Davies, Aisling Bea, Nish Kumar, Alex Horne, Sally Phillips. Copyright: Avalon Television.Taskmaster

The Voice UK

Best Multichannel Programme

Chewing Gum. Tracey Gordon (Michaela Coel). Copyright: Retort.Chewing Gum

Hate Thy Neighbour

Love Island

Murdered for Being Different

Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Bob Mortimer, Mark Watson, Greg Davies, Aisling Bea, Nish Kumar, Alex Horne, Sally Phillips. Copyright: Avalon Television.Taskmaster

This Country. Image shows from L to R: Lee 'Kurtan' Mucklowe (Charlie Cooper), Kerry Mucklowe (Daisy May Cooper). Copyright: BBC.This Country

Best Children's Programme

Danger Mouse. Copyright: FremantleMedia.Danger Mouse

Free Rein

Horrible Histories. Tom Stourton. Copyright: Lion Television.Horrible Histories

My Life: New Boys in Town

Revolting Rhymes

The Zoo.The Zoo


Elsewhere in the list of nominations, Go Jetters is up for Best Pre-School Programme.

The winners will be announced at a ceremony hosted by Jonathan Ross at The Grosvenor Hotel in London on 7th February 2018.

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