Bafta has confirmed that the nominations for this year’s Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards will be announced on Thursday 4 June.

Amanda Berry OBE, Chief Executive at BAFTA, said: “We are thrilled to confirm the new date for our nominations announcement, for both the Virgin Media BAFTAs and the Television Craft Awards. During this difficult time, we want to applaud the fantastic efforts of the many talented individuals, both behind and in-front of the camera, many of whom have continued to inform and entertain the nation in recent weeks. We look forward to announcing more details about the ceremonies soon.”

Originally scheduled for March 2020, the nominations announcement was postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

New dates and formats for both the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards will be announced soon.

Jon Creamer