Hollywood A-lister Nicole Kidman was among the guests at the Royal Festival Hall in London. The former Neighbours actress picked up the award for best actress for her role in Big Little Lies.
It A Sin’s Olly Alexander, Omari Douglas and Callum Scott Howells were all nominated for Bafta TV Awards.
Russell T Davies won a Bafta TV award for It’s A Sin accompanied by the show’s new star, Ncuti Gatwa, hours after his casting was announced.
Jodie Comer won the best actress award for playing a care home worker during the Covid pandemic in Help. She also recently bowed out as one of the stars of Killing Eve at the Bafta TV Awards.
Olivia Colman’s fantastic true-crime drama Landscapers, written by her husband Ed Sinclair, is nominated for a Bafta TV Award.
Eleanor Tomlinson, who will soon be seen in the second series of comedy-drama The Outlaws, presented awards at this year’s Bafta TV Awards.
Nicola Coughlan, who made her name in Channel 4’s Derry Girls and Netflix’s Bridgerton, was also among the presenters at the BBC TV Awards.
Diver Tom Daley, who won a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games in 2010, decided against woollen attire for the ceremony, where the BBC’s coverage of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics was up for the sports award.
Janette Manrara was among the stars representing Strictly Come Dancing in the 2018 TV awards, winning the viewer-voted must-see moment award and being nominated for the best entertainment programme.
On Sunday, Lorraine Kelly presented the best news coverage award at the Bafta TV Awards. She sent a “special hello” to Prime Minister Boris Johnson after he appeared not to know who she was in a recent interview.