The Last Leg wins UK TV award
Adam Hills, Alex Brooker and Josh Widdicombe score Best Entertainment Performance at RTS Awards.
The Last Leg‘s Adam Hills, Alex Brooker and Josh Widdicombe have again won a Royal Television Society Award in the UK, as Best Entertainment Performance.
They beat out Claudia Winkleman from Strictly Come Dancing and Ant & Dec for I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here -the latter duo were a no-show on the night.
Mockumentary This Country won three awards.
Coronation Street won the Soap award, while other nods went to Planet Earth II, Love Island, The End of The F***ing World, Black Mirror and The Crown.
The awards are peer-voted through the Royal Television Society.
- Best Female Actor – Sinead Keenan, Little Boy Blue
- Best Male Actor – Stephen Graham, Little Boy Blue
- Arts – Paula Rego: Secrets and Stories
- Breakthrough – Daniel Lawrence Taylor, Timewasters
- Children’s Programme – Inside My Head: A Newsround Special
- Comedy Performance – Daisy May Cooper & Charlie Cooper, This Country,
- Daytime Programme – Moving On: Eighteen
- Documentary Series – Hospital
- Drama Series – The End of The F***ing World
- Entertainment – Love Island
- Entertainment Performance – Adam Hills, Alex Brooker & Josh Widdicombe, The Last Leg
- History – Elizabeth I’s Secret Agents
- Live Event – World War One Remembered: Passchendaele – For The Fallen
- Mini-Series – Three Girls (pictured)
- Presenter – Anita Rani – My Family, Partition and Me: India 1947
- Formatted Popular Factual – Muslims Like Us
- Channel of the Year – BBC One
- Science and Natural History – Planet Earth II
- Scripted Comedy – This Country
- Single Documentary – Rio Ferdinand: Being Mum and Dad
- Single Drama – Murdered for Being Different
- Soap and Continuing Drama – Coronation Street
- Sports Presenter, Commentator or Pundit – Michael Johnson
- Sports Programme – Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko
- Best Comedy Writer – Daisy May Cooper & Charlie Cooper, This Country
- Best Drama Writer – Nicole Taylor, Three Girls
- Special Recognition Award – The Crown
- Judges’ Award – Black Mirror
- Lifetime Achievement Award – Jimmy McGovern