Ordinary Lies and Peter Kay's Car Share up for National Television Awards

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by David Prior

Several Northern productions and figures have been nominated at the National Television Awards.

Coronation Street is hoping to regain the Serial Drama award from Eastenders, with Emmerdale and Hollyoaks also in contention.

Peter Kay's Car Share, which won four gongs at the RTS NW awards, is nominated in the Comedy category, and BBC Breakfast, based in MediaCityUK, is up for Live Magazine Show.

Ordinary Lies, set in Warrington and produced by RED Production Company, is shortlisted in the New Drama category

The viewer-voted winners will be announced at a ceremony on Wednesday January 20, broadcast on ITV1 from The O2 London.

The full shortlist:

Talent Show

Britain’s Got Talent
Strictly Come Dancing
The Voice UK
The X Factor

Challenge Show

Bear Grylls: Mission Survive
MasterChef
The Apprentice
The Great British Bake Off

Serial Drama

Coronation Street
EastEnders
Emmerdale
Hollyoaks

Comedy

Benidorm
Birds of a Feather
Not Going Out
Peter Kay’s Car Share

Drama

Broadchurch
Casualty
Doctor Who
Downton Abbey

New Drama

Doctor Foster
Humans
Ordinary Lies
Poldark

Factual Entertainment

DIY SOS: The Big Build
Gogglebox
Paul O’Grady: For The Love Of Dogs
Top Gear

Live Magazine Show

BBC Breakfast
Loose Women
The One Show
This Morning

Drama Performance

Suranne Jones (Doctor Foster)
Sheridan Smith (Black Work)
David Tennant (Broadchurch)
Aidan Turner (Poldark)

Entertainment Programme

Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway
Celebrity Juice
I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!
The Graham Norton Show

Newcomer

Gemma Atkinson (Emmerdale)
Richard Blackwood (EastEnders)
Parry Glasspool (Hollyoaks)
Shayne Ward (Coronation Street)

Serial Drama Performance

Danny Dyer (EastEnders)
Alison King (Coronation Street)
Michael Parr (Emmerdale)
Rakhee Thakrar (EastEnders)

International

Game of Thrones
Orange is the New Black
The Big Bang Theory

Daytime

Pointless
The Chase
The Jeremy Kyle Show
The Paul O’Grady Show

TV Presenter

Ant & Dec
Graham Norton
Mel & Sue
Rylan Clark