Killing Eve Won Big At Last Ni...

Celeb

Killing Eve Won Big At Last Night's BAFTA TV Awards

Rebecca Shekleton
Rebecca Shekleton

09:44 13 May 2019


Share this article


It was a big night for Killing Eve at the British Academy Television Awards 2019, which took place in London's Royal Festival Hall.

The BBC thriller took home thee trophies including best actress for Jodie Comer and best drama series.

 

Ireland's Fiona Shaw was named best supporting actress for playing Carolyn Martins.

Accepting her award, Shaw said her role in the show was “probably the greatest pleasure of my life.”

She also praised Killing Eve creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge for her "earth-shattering genius and wayward imagination."

Benedict Cumberbatch took home the award for best actor for Patrick Melrose, which was also named best mini-series.

Speaking to the audience, he said: "Oh gosh, I think I'm going to fall over, I'm very used to being a bridesmaid not the bride.

"We all stand on one man's shoulders, the man who wrote the five novels who this is based on,” he said.

"Edward St Aubyn, thank you for your wit, your courage."

Britain's Got Talent won best entertainment show, while I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here won best reality and constructed factual.

Eastenders took home the award for Soap and Continuing Drama.

Follow @98FM on Twitter for the latest Dublin news


Share this article


You might like

Live: Title

Description

Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share

Next up on queue

Title
Description
Duration

There are currently no podcasts in the queue

Go to podcasts

On Air

The Sound of the City with Bre...

The Sound of the City with Brendan Roache

06:00-09:00

Share

Up next

The Sound Of The City with Reb...

The Sound Of The City with Rebecca Shekleton

09:00-12:00

Share

The Sound of the City with And...

The Sound of the City with Andy Clarke

12:00-16:00

Share

The Sound of the City with Kar...

The Sound of the City with Karl Dawson

16:00-19:00

Share

98FM Throwback Anthems with Ba...

98FM Throwback Anthems with Barry Dunne

19:00-22:00

Share

98FM’s Hotmix

98FM’s Hotmix

22:00-00:00

Share

The Sound of the City at Night

The Sound of the City at Night

00:00-06:00

Share

The Sound of the City with Bre...

The Sound of the City with Brendan Roache

06:00-09:00

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on