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The British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards honour the best British and international contribution to TV from the previous year with the British Academy Television Awards.

Better known as the BAFTA TV awards, the 2017 ceremony was held on Sunday, May 14 and was hosted by Sue Perkins while Graham Norton recovered from Eurovision.

The awards ceremony took place at the Royal Festival Hall on London’s Southbank and was broadcast on the BBC.

Odds for best entertainment programme 2018 are below.

Winners from the Bafta TV awards 2017

Leading actor:

Adeel Akhtar – Murdered by My Father (BBC Three)

Leading actress:

Sarah Lancashire – Happy Valley (BBC One)

Supporting actor:

Tom Hollander – The Night Manager (BBC One)

Supporting actress:

Wunmi Mosaku – Damilola, Our Loved Boy (BBC One)

Male comedy performance:

Steve Coogan – Alan Partridge’s Scissored Isle (Sky Atlantic)

Female comedy performance:

Phoebe Waller-Bridge – Fleabag (BBC Three)

Entertainment programme:

Michael McIntyre – Michael McIntyre’s Big Show (BBC One)

Single drama:

Damilola, Our Loved Boy (BBC One)


National Treasure (Channel 4)

Drama series:

Happy Valley (BBC One)

Soap and continuing drama:

Emmerdale (ITV)

International programme:

American Crime Story: The People v. O. J. Simpson (FX) / (BBC Two)

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