Sarah Lancashire takes best actress gong for Happy Valley
Sarah Lancashire takes best actress gong for Happy Valley
15 May, 2017, 20:41
There were also two awards for acclaimed nature series Planet Earth II, and the worldwide prize went to The People Vs OJ Simpson: American Crime Story, which beat out Stranger Things, The Night Of and Transparent for the top award.
Mr Taylor, who was joined by Damilola's brother Tunde and the production team, said: "I want to dedicate this to the memory of Damilola Taylor and Gloria, my late wife, and first and foremost send a strong appeal to young people on the street killing themselves".
And Tom Hollander was the unexpected victor of the Supporting Actor trophy for his work on The Night Manager.
He lost out to Michael McIntyre, while the show was pipped by Charlie Brooker's 2016 Wipe.
In his acceptance speech Brooker joked at the tragic irony of winning a gong off the back of the pain that 2016 unleashed, saying: "Winning an award for summing up a frightful year is like winning an award for doing a painting of a haemorrhoid". Akhtar beat out competition from actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Robbie Coltrane.
The ten-part regal drama was beaten to the Best Drama Series title by Happy Valley which won two awards on the night, the second going to its star Sarah Lancashire who saw off competition from The Crown's Claire Foy in the Leading Actress category.
Claudia Winkleman and Tess Daly arriving for the Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards 2017 held at Festival Hall at Southbank Centre, London.
Elsewhere during the evening, there were awards for "Happy Valley", "Planet Earth II" and "Damilola, Our Loved Boy", while Netflix series "The Crown" went home empty handed, despite having the most nominations. Star Cuba Gooding Jr accepted the award on the night.
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It was Channel 4's only win of the night as the BBC picked up 19 gongs in total (10 for BBC1, six for BBC2, three for BBC3) and ITV converted three of its six nominations.
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