This year’s television, theatre and music recognition awards have been re-branded to match the re-branded blog – so of course they will be called Entertainment Views Awards.
We have several categories from across stage, screen and music with both public choice and critic’s choice awards up for grabs.
Here’s the important information and a few answers to some FAQs:
- Nominees will be selected by the Entertainment Views panel, throughout the year.
- Eligible nominees will have appeared on screen or on stage at some point between November 2017 and the end of September 2018.
- 8 x nominees will be selected in each category to form a short-list. There will be no long-list this year.
- Nomination announcements will be made throughout the year until public vote opens on 1st October 2018.
- Public vote will stay open for one month to allow as many of you to get involved as we can possibly encourage!
- Winners will be announced in a cyber ceremony – date to be announced.
- All winners receive a trophy and certificate, this year’s Sponsors are to be confirmed.
The categories are:
Best Stage Musical
Nominees: Fat Friends The Musical by Kay Mellor
Best Stage Play
Best Actor in a Stage Musical
Nominees: Neil Hurst (Fat Friends The Musical)
Best Actress in a Stage Musical
Nominees: Sam Bailey (Fat Friends The Musical), Jodie Prenger (Fat Friends The Musical)
Best Actor in a Stage Play
Best Actress in a Stage Play
Understudy of the Year
Nominees: Laura Mansell (Fat Friends The Musical)
Best Television Soap
Best Television Drama
Best Television Comedy
Best Daytime Television Programme
Best Actor on Television
Best Actress on Television
Critics’ Choice Special Recognition Award for Outstanding Contribution to Theatre
Critics’ Choice Special Recognition Award for Outstanding Contribution to Television
Critics’ Choice Special Recognition Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music