Here's who won big at the 2019 TV BAFTA awards last night

From Jodie Comer to Louis Theroux...

From Jodie Comer to Louis Theroux...

The Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards took place on Sunday, with A-listers flocking to the Royal Festival Hall for the evening, hosted by Graham Norton.

Everyone from David Schwimmer to Keeley Hawes was in attendance, with the big winners of the night being Jodie Comer and Benedict Cumberbatch.

We know who was nominated, but who won big? Here's everything you need to know...


These were the TV BAFTA Awards winners 2019…

TV Bafta for Drama Series:

WINNER: Killing Eve Bodyguard Informer Save Me

TV Bafta for Leading Actor:

WINNER: Benedict Cumberbatch, Patrick Melrose Chance Perdomo, Killed By My Debt Hugh Grant, A Very English Scandal Lucian Msamati, Kiri

TV Bafta for Leading Actress:

WINNER: Jodie Comer, Killing Eve Keeley Hawes, Bodyguard Ruth Wilson, Mrs Wilson Sandra Oh, Killing Eve

TV Bafta for Supporting Actor:

WINNER: Ben Whishaw, A Very English Scandal Alex Jennings, Unforgotten Kim Bodnia, Killing Eve Stephen Graham, Save Me


TV Bafta for Supporting Actress:

WINNER: Fiona Shaw, Killing Eve Billie Piper, Collateral Keeley Hawes, Mrs Wilson Monica Dolan, A Very English Scandal

TV Bafta for Entertainment Programme:

WINNER: Britain’s Got Talent Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway Michael McIntyre’s Big Show Strictly Come Dancing

Virgin Media’s Must-See Moment:

WINNER: Bodyguard – The bomb scene Coronation Street – Gail’s monologue Doctor Who – Saving historical moments Killing Eve – Eve stabs Villanelle Peter Kay’s Car Share – Finale Queer Eye – Tom’s transformation

TV Bafta for Mini-Series:

WINNER: Patrick Melrose A Very English Scandal Kiri Mrs Wilson

TV Bafta for Comedy Entertainment Programme:

WINNER: A League of their Own The Big Narstie Show The Last Leg Would I Lie to You?


TV Bafta for International Programme:

WINNER: Succession 54 Hours: The Gladbeck Hostage Crisis The Handmaid’s Tale Reporting Trump’s First Year: The Fourth Estate

TV Bafta for Live Event coverage:

WINNER: Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance Open Heart Surgery: Live The Royal Wedding: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Stand Up to Cancer

TV Bafta for Factual Series:

WINNER: Louis Theroux’s Altered States 24 Hours in A&E Life and Death Row: The Mass Execution Prison

TV Bafta for Current Affairs:

WINNER: Myanmar’s Killing Fields Football’s Wall of Silence Iran Unveiled: Taking on the Ayatollas Massacre at Ballymurphy


TV Bafta for Short Form Programme:

WINNER: Missed Call Bovril Pam (Snatches from Women’s Lives) The Mind of Herbert Clunkerdunk Wonderdate

TV Bafta for Single Drama:

WINNER: Killed By My Debt Black Mirror – Bandersnatch Care On the Edge – Through the Gates

TV Bafta for Single Documentary:

WINNER: Gun No. 6 Driven: The Billy Monger Story My Dad, the Peace Deal and Me School for Stammerers

TV Bafta for News Coverage:

WINNER: Cambridge Analytica Uncovered Bullying and Harassment in the House of Commons, Newsnight Good Morning Britain: On a Knife Edge Good Morning Britain: Thomas Markle Exclusive

Features TV Bafta:

WINNER: Who Do You Think You Are? Gordon, Gino and Fred’s Road Trip The Great British Bake Off Mortimer & Whitehouse: Gone Fishing

Specialist Factual TV Bafta:

WINNER: Suffragettes with Lucy Worsley Bros: After the Screaming Stops Grayson Perry: Rites of Passage Superkids: Breaking Away from Care


TV Bafta for Male Performance in a Comedy Programme:

WINNER: Steve Pemberton, Inside No. 9 Alex Macqueen, Sally4Ever Jamie Demetriou, Stath Lets Flats Peter Mullan, Mum

TV Bafta for Reality & Constructed Factual Programme:

WINNER: I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! Dragons’ Den Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds The Real Full Monty: Ladies’ Night

TV Bafta for Female Performance in a Comedy Programme:

WINNER: Jessica Hynes, There She Goes Daisy May Cooper, This Country Julia Davis, Sally4Ever Lesley Manville, The Money Men

TV Bafta for Soap & Continuing Drama:

WINNER: EastEnders Casualty Coronation Street Hollyoaks


Sport TV Bafta:

WINNER: 2018 World Cup Quarter Final: England v Sweden 2018 Six Nations: Scotland v England England’s Test Cricket Winter Olympics

TV Bafta for Scripted Comedy:

WINNER: Sally4Ever Derry Girls Mum Stath Lets Flats

TV Bafta for Entertainment Performance:

WINNER: Lee Mack, Would I Lie To You? Anthony McPartlin & Declan Donnelly, Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway David Mitchell, Would I Lie To You? Rachel Parris, The Mash Report

Congratulations to all of the winners and nominees!

Jenny Proudfoot
Features Editor

Jenny Proudfoot is an award-winning journalist, specialising in lifestyle, culture, entertainment, international development and politics. She has worked at Marie Claire UK for seven years, rising from intern to Features Editor and is now the most published Marie Claire writer of all time. She was made a 30 under 30 award-winner last year and named a rising star in journalism by the Professional Publishers Association.