Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards
The full list of key dates for next year’s Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards and the updated Rules and Guidelines for 2019 have been announced.
The British Academy Television Craft Awards will take place on Sunday 28 April 2019, followed by the Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards on Sunday 12 May whose nominations will be announced live at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly on Thursday 28 March.
The awards are presented annually to recognise and honour individuals for outstanding achievement in television, celebrating the very best programmes, performances and behind-the-scenes talent.
SUMMARY OF KEY DATES
Monday 8 October – Entries open for Television Awards and Television Craft Awards
Friday 30 November – First stage entry for Television Awards and Television Craft Awards closes for all programmes broadcast up to 30 November
Thursday 3 January – Final deadline for all entries
Wednesday 28 March – Television Awards Nominations announced
Thursday 25 April – Television and Television Craft Nominees Party
Sunday 22 April – British Academy Television Craft Awards
Sunday 12 May – Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards
For further information, please contact:
Vicky Grayson / Hep Kwakye-Saka
T: 0203 003 6327 / 482
For accreditation, photography, BAFTA logos, press releases and more visit: www.bafta.org/press
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is a world-leading independent arts charity that brings the very best work in film, games and television to public attention and supports the growth of creative talent in the UK and internationally. Through its Awards ceremonies and year-round programme of learning events and initiatives – which includes workshops, masterclasses, scholarships, lectures and mentoring schemes in the UK, USA and Asia – BAFTA identifies and celebrates excellence, discovers, inspires and nurtures new talent, and enables learning and creative collaboration. For advice and inspiration from the best creative minds in working in film, games and television, visit www.bafta.org/guru. For more, visit www.bafta.org.