This category will reward the UK originated entertainment programme or series deemed to be the outstanding original production effort in this genre.
Judges will consider the contribution it has made to the commissioning brand’s performance in terms of audience, branding, profile and commercial success (where appropriate). The programme will be judged for excellence and innovation along with the fit with the channel’s core brand and target audience. Evidence of success will include audience performance, viewing figures, targeted marketing and overall contribution to the channel.
The show must have been commissioned by, and had its first run on, a digital-only channel or a streaming service where the UK TX was simultaneous with the global launch.
(Includes comedy panel shows & live stand up shows)
All entries must relate to the period between 1 January 2018 and 1 April 2019, with the first episode of the series having it’s first transmission during these dates.
Cost per entry £270 (ex. VAT)
Love Island, ITV Studios and Motion Content Group for ITV2 (2018)
Murder in Successville Tiger Aspect Productions for BBC Three (2017)
Murder in Successville, Tiger Aspect Productions for BBC Three (2016)
Wild Things, IWC Media, Mad Monk and GME for Sky One (2015)
Tricked, ITV Studios for ITV2 (2014)
The Revolution Will Be Televised, Hat Trick Productions for BBC Three (2013)