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Attendees Confirmed For The House Of Fraser British Academy Television Awards

5 May 2016
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The ceremony takes place Sunday 8 May 

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has confirmed today a number of nominees, presenters and other attendees for this Sunday’s House of Fraser British Academy Television Awards at the Royal Festival Hall, London.

Attendees confirmed to date include (in alphabetical order):

Adrian Lester, Aidan Turner, Alan Sugar, Alesha Dixon, Amanda Holden, Anna Kendrick, Ant & Dec, Ashley Jensen, Prof Brian Cox, Chris Evans, Claire Foy, Claudia Winkleman, Cush Jumbo, Dermot O’Leary, Eleanor Tomlinson, Fay Ripley, Fearne Cotton, Georgina Campbell, Gemma Chan, Greg Davies, Hugh Bonneville, Huw Edwards, Idris Elba, James Norton, James Nesbitt, Jamie Campbell Bower, Javone Prince, Josh Hartnett, Jon Snow, Justin Timberlake, Leigh Francis, Katie Derham, Krishnan Guru Murthy, Kunal Nayyar, Maisie Williams, Mark Gatiss, Mark Rylance, Martin Freeman, Michaela Coel, Miranda Hart, Olivia Grant, Peter Kay, Reggie Yates, Ridley Scott, Rob Brydon, Robert Webb, Romesh Ranganathan, Rose Leslie, Ruth Madeley, Shane Meadows, Sharon Horgan, Sheridan Smith, Sian Gibson, Suranne Jones, Tess Daly, Trevor McDonald, Toby Jones, Tom Hiddleston.

Lenny Henry, recipient of the Special Award, will also be in attendance.

The event will also feature performances from singers Elle King on the red carpet and Birdy during the ceremony.

The House of Fraser British Academy Television Awards will be hosted by Graham Norton at the Royal Festival Hall, London, and broadcast on BBC One and BBC One HD at 20.00 on Sunday 8 May with live red carpet coverage from 17.00 on

For further information:
Nick Baxter
T: 020 3003 6658
E: [email protected]


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