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NTA 2013 nominations in full!


The shortlist nominations for this year’s National Television Awards have been announced, with Doctor Who leading the way with three nominations, including up against Steven Moffat‘s other ratings hit, Sherlock in the drama category. Meanwhile Mrs Biggs, Merlin and Coronation Street all pick up nominations in the publically voted poll.

The National Television Awards takes place at the O2 Arena on 23 January.

Read the full shortlist of nominations below:


Doctor Who

Downton Abbey



Drama performance male:

Benedict Cumberbatch – Sherlock

Daniel Mays – Mrs Biggs

Colin Morgan – Merlin

Matt Smith – Doctor Who

Drama performance female:

Karen Gillan – Doctor Who

Miranda Hart – Call the Midwife

Suranne Jones – Scott & Bailey

Sheridan Smith – Mrs Biggs

Factual entertainment:

Paul O’Grady: For the Love of Dogs

The Apprentice

The Great British Bake Off

Top Gear

Situation comedy:

Absolutely Fabulous


Mrs Brown’s Boys

The Big Bang Theory

Talent show:

Britain’s Got Talent

Dancing on Ice

Strictly Come Dancing

The Voice UK

The X Factor

Comedy panel show:

Have I Got News for You

Mock the Week


Would I Lie to You?

Entertainment presenter:

Alan Carr

Ant & Dec

Keith Lemon

Dermot O’Leary

Entertainment programme:

Alan Carr: Chatty Man

I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!

The Graham Norton Show

The Only Way Is Essex

Serial drama:

Coronation Street




Serial drama performance:

Alan Halsall – Coronation Street

Michelle Keegan – Coronation Street

Emmett J Scanlan – Hollyoaks

Adam Woodyatt – EastEnders

Documentary series:

Big Fat Gypsy Weddings

Frozen Planet

One Born Every Minute

Planet Earth Live

Daytime programme:

Come Dine with Me

The Chase

The Jeremy Kyle Show

This Morning


Liam Fox – Emmerdale

Natalie Gumede – Coronation Street

Joseph Thompson – Hollyoaks

David Witts – EastEnders