Sir David Attenborough’s Frozen Planet nominated for Bafta

11:52 19 April 2012

Undated file photos of (left to right) Sir David Attenborough, Keith lemon and Benedict Cumberbatch.  Sir David  is to take on Keith and Sherlock for a TV Bafta.PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday April 19, 2012. Their shows are up for the publicly-voted audience prize at the TV awards ceremony next month.
Sir David

Undated file photos of (left to right) Sir David Attenborough, Keith lemon and Benedict Cumberbatch. Sir David is to take on Keith and Sherlock for a TV Bafta.PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday April 19, 2012. Their shows are up for the publicly-voted audience prize at the TV awards ceremony next month. Sir David's Frozen Planet (BBC1) faces Lemon's Celebrity Juice (ITV2) and drama Sherlock (BBC1) - starring Cumberbatch - for the gong. Also competing for the title are Educating Essex (Channel 4), comedy series Fresh Meat (Channel 4) and The Great British Bake Off (BBC2). See PA story SHOWBIZ Bafta. Photo credit should read: PA Wire

The voice of natural history programmes, Sir David Attenborough, is to take on Keith Lemon and Sherlock for a TV Bafta.

Their shows are up for the YouTube Audience Award, which is a publicly-voted audience prize at the ceremony next month.

Sir David’s BBC programme, Frozen Planet,will compete with ITV2’s Lemon’s Celebrity Juice and BBC1 drama Sherlock - starring Benedict Cumberbatch - for the gong.

Channel 4’s Educating Essex and Fresh Meat are also nominated as well as The Great British Bake Off (BBC2).

The shortlist was drawn up from shows that have captured the public imagination over the past year and the winner of the YouTube Audience Award will be announced at the Arqiva British Academy Television Awards on May 27.

Sign up for our news alerts today!

Our editors' picks for the day's top news delivered to your inbox or phone.

Sign up for email alerts Sign up for mobile alerts
1
2 3 4 5 6
7

Latest Stories from SNAP.PA

The dinosaur skeleton is being shifted from the museum by the largest animal to have ever lived on Earth.

Read more

New research finds that men are more partial to a posed self-portrait than women.

Read more

Promoted content

Valentine's Day Afternoon Tea

London Hilton on Park Lane is inviting couples to celebrate this Valentines Day over a deliciously romantic afternoon tea at Podium Restaurant and Bar. Taking inspiration from the highly popular Confessions of a Chocoholic Afternoon Tea, London Hilton on Park Lane presents the ultimate romantic afternoon out with its Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea.

Established in 1987, Tucci is one of the North's premier stores for branded clothing, footwear and accessories.

Save up to 70% on designer brands for Men and Women, including G-Star, Diesel, French Connection, Firetrap and many more….our sale is now on.

Valentine's Day in London

If you’re struggling over what to buy for the special person in your life in your life, our Valentine’s Day in London section is here to help.

Top Stories

Quizzes

[Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images]

It’s time to test your knowledge on the two London institutions: the Underground, and the boozer.

Read more
Adrian Chiles is no longer ITV's main man... so why not test your knowledge of some of his (and others') greatest gaffes? (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

With news of presenter Adrian Chiles’ sacking by ITV, it’s a good time to remember some of the most memorable punditry blunders.

Read more
[Image by Gary Tallowin]

In which we remember the stations that have gone before...

Read more