Jamie Dornan nominated for TV BAFTA

Jamie Dornan nominated for TV BAFTA

Co Down actor Jamie Dornan has received a BAFTA TV nomination for best lead actor for his role in BBC drama The Fall.

Dornan was nominated for his role as serial killer Paul Spector in the Belfast-based crime series, which stars Gillian Anderson as Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson.The show was also nominated in the Mini-Series category.Among the big names competing for leading actor and actress are Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter, who are recognised for their portrayal of Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor in a drama based on the couple's tempestuous life together.Ant and Dec got the nod for hosting Saturday Night Takeaway while the show itself was nominated in the entertainment category.Coronation Street is nominated in the Soap and Continuing Drama category alongside Casualty, EastEnders and Holby City.The British Academy Television Awards take place on Sunday 18 May.Dornan's nomination comes after he picked up two gongs at the Irish Film & Television Awards in Dublin on Saturday.The star of the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey film was named Best Leading Actor in a Television as well as Rising Star.The Fall also collected the awards for Best Drama and best Original Score.Wow! Big up my boys @NicoMirallegro & @JamieDornan1 for the #BAFTAnominations & @TheFallTV up 4 mini-series #incrediblyproud#makingdreams— Bronagh Waugh (@bronaghwaugh) April 7, 2014BAFTA TV nominations:CHAR(13) + CHAR(10)Leading ActorJamie Dornan - The Fall - BBC TwoSean Harris - SouthcliffeLuke Newberry - In The FleshDominic West - Burton And TaylorLeading ActressHelena Bonham Carter - Burton And TaylorOlivia Colman - BroadchurchKerrie Hayes - The MillMaxine Peake - The VillageSupporting ActorDavid Bradley - BroadchurchJerome Flynn - Ripper StreetNico Mirallegro - The VillageRory Kinnear - SouthcliffeSupporting ActressShirley Henderson - SouthcliffeSarah Lancashire - Last Tango In HalifaxClaire Rushbrook - My Mad Fat DiaryNicola Walker - Last Tango In HalifaxEntertainment PerformanceAnt and Dec - Ant And Dec's Saturday Night TakeawayCharlie Brooker - 10 O'Clock LiveSarah Millican - The Sarah Millican Television ProgrammeGraham Norton - The Graham Norton ShowFemale Performance in a Comedy ProgrammeFrances de la Tour - ViciousKerry Howard - Him And Her: The WeddingDoon Mackichan - PlebsKatherine Parkinson - The IT CrowdMale Performance in a Comedy ProgrammeRichard Ayoade - The IT CrowdMathew Baynton - The Wrong MansJames Corden - The Wrong MansChris O'Dowd - The IT CrowdSingle DramaAn Adventure In Space And TimeBlack Mirror: Be Right BackComplicitThe Wipers TimesMini-SeriesThe FallThe Great Train RobberyIn The FleshSouthcliffeDrama SeriesBroadchurchMy Mad Fat DiaryTop Of The LakeThe VillageSoap and Continuing DramaCasualtyCoronation StreetEastEndersHolby CityInternationalBorgenBreaking BadHouse Of CardsThe ReturnedFactual SeriesBedlamEducating YorkshireKeeping Britain Alive: The NHS In A DayThe Route Masters: Running London's RoadsSpecialist FactualDavid Attenborough's Natural History Museum AliveMartin Luther King And The March On WashingtonRichard III: The King In The Car ParkStory Of The JewsSingle Documentary28 Up South AfricaThe Day Kennedy DiedThe Murder TrialThe Unspeakable Crime: RapeFeaturesThe Choir: Sing While You WorkGrand DesignsThe Great British Bake OffLong Lost FamilyReality and Constructed FactualThe Big ReunionDragons' DenGoggleboxThe UndateablesCurrent AffairsThe Cruel CutThe Hunt For Britain's Sex GangsNorth Korean: Life Inside The Secret StateSyria: Across The LinesNews CoverageChannel 4 NewsITV News At Ten: Woolwich AttacksThe Dale Cregan Verdict: North West Tonight SpecialThe Lee Rigby Trial: ITV Granada ReportsSport and Live EventBollywood Carmen LiveGlastonbury 2013The Ashes 2013 - 1st Test, Day FiveWimbledon Men's FinalEntertainment ProgrammeAnt And Dec's Saturday Night TakeawayDerren Brown: The Great Art RobberyDynamo: Magician ImpossibleStrictly Come DancingComedy and Comedy Entertainment ProgrammeThe Graham Norton ShowA League Of Their OwnThe Revolution Will Be TelevisedWould I Lie To You?Situation ComedyCount Arthur StrongHim And Her: The WeddingThe IT CrowdToast Of LondonRadio Times Audience AwardBreaking BadBroadchurchDoctor Who: Day Of The DoctorEducating YorkshireGoggleboxThe Great British Bake Off

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