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Clara Amfo and Michelle Visage announced as red carpet hosts for this year’s BAFTA Television Awards with P&O Cruises

6 April 2023
  • The BAFTA Television Awards with P&O Cruises will take place on Sunday 14 May on BBC One and iPlayer from 7pm  
  • Comedians Rob Beckett and Romesh Ranganathan will host the ceremony from the Royal Festival Hall
  • The red-carpet show will be streamed via @BAFTA on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter

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BAFTA today has revealed its red-carpet hosts for this year’s BAFTA Television Awards with P&O Cruises: the award-winning broadcaster, podcaster and television presenter Clara Amfo, and renowned and award-winning TV personality, radio show host, and author, Michelle Visage.

Audiences can watch the pair in-action live from the red carpet on BAFTA’s YouTube, Twitter and Facebook channels on Sunday 14 May, offering unrivalled access for all viewers and TV fans as proceedings get under way on the day, ahead of the BBC One and iPlayer broadcast.

Clara Amfo said: “I’m delighted to be working with BAFTA again this year. The UK has been spoiled with such a glorious range of compelling and entertaining television, so to celebrate the nominees on the red carpet alongside my fabulous friend Michelle Visage will be such a joy. I truly couldn’t think of a better person to have by my side as we speak to this year’s incredible nominees.”

Michelle Visage said: “I’m so happy to be back in my favourite place to celebrate the biggest night in British TV. I can’t wait to have some laughter and fun, welcoming this year’s fantastically talented nominees onto the carpet alongside my co-host and dear friend, the amazing Clara Amfo.”

The BAFTA Television Awards with P&O Cruises are the biggest night in the television calendar, recognising the incredible quality and variety of television that was enjoyed in 2022, with shows such as This Is Going To Hurt, The Responder, Bad Sisters and The Crown leading the nominations.

The BAFTA Television Awards with P&O Cruises will be hosted by comedians Rob Beckett and Romesh Ranganathan and will be broadcast on BBC One and iPlayer on Sunday 14 May at 7pm.

Follow @BAFTA on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok and Twitter to get all of the latest updates, exclusive behind-the-scenes footage and interviews from the 2023 BAFTA Television Awards with P&O Cruises.

#BAFTATVAwards with @PandOCruises

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BAFTA – the British Academy of Film and Television Arts - 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 more, visit BAFTA is a registered charity (no. 216726).

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Arvia joined the P&O Cruises fleet in December 2022 as its second LNG-powered, Excel-class ship offering a Caribbean maiden season of fly-cruise holidays from homeport Barbados.

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The ship boasts a unique SkyDome with a retractable glass roof and 16 guest decks, and will feature the first Altitude Skywalk high ropes experience, the tropical-themed Altitude Minigolf, the Altitude Splash Valley aquazone, an outdoor Sports Arena, swim-up bar and infinity pool. It will also offer guests several new dining options such as Green & Co feat. Mizuhana, Ocean Studios cinema, extensive shopping, and the Oasis Spa and Health Club.

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