the prize, which was to be held on may 17, took place yesterday – July 31. Already become familiar to all virtual format. The Western media joked on the subject that only rewards – real – everything else is virtual.
the Ceremony lasted an hour and a half. It was preceded by a special show, which was moderated by comedian Tom Allen. In abbreviated form, the ceremony was broadcast on BBC One. “The nominees were asked to send pre-recorded acceptance speech, which was supposed to run on the air in case of victory” – says the article published on the BBC website.
the Series “Chernobyl” has received the award nine awards out of fourteen. And it was predictable. Discussed after the distribution of prizes, in relation to this series that the Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgard, who played the role of Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR, Boris Shcherbina, who led the Commission, was nominated for the award in the category “Best male role of the second plan”. But the award went to the Japanese-British actor will Sharpe for her role in the series “Weights/ Haze”.
producer of the series “Chernobyl” Jane Featherstone said that worked on it professionals from 14 countries, that its creation has made a breakthrough in the protection of truth and transparency in the cinema. She also said the words of gratitude to the British Academy on behalf of all those affected by the Chernobyl accident.
the BBC says that with many beloved TV series “Stuff” turned out not quite the way everyone expected. First, no premium left starred in the TV series Phoebe Waller-bridge, and the prize for the best female Comedy role got her on-screen sister sian Clifford, who was herself so surprised that I almost dropped my mobile live. Secondly, the award for best Comedy script at the “Stuff” they took Jamie Demetriou, the author of the series “Stas all pass.”
otherwise, there were no major surprises.
the Best series was named “the End ***of the world.” In total during the ceremony, was awarded 26 awards. Special award British actor and producer Idris Elba for acting and promotion of new talent was discussed long before the wedding itself – the fact of delivery was known in advance. Best actress was recognized by the British actress Glenda Jackson for her role in the series “Find Elizabeth”.