Winners 2015

Channel 4 were the big winners at the 2015 Broadcast Digital Awards, taking home eight trophies, including Channel of the Year and Best Entertainment Channel, both for E4. Vice held on to their Best Original Web Channel trophy while also beating the traditional broadcasters to the prize for Best Popular Factual Programme and BBC Three followed up their BAFTA success with a gong for Murdered By My Boyfriend. The awards were held at  The Brewery and hosted by The Last Leg star Josh Widdicombe. See who was making waves in the 2015 digital world below.

Stand Up Be Counted

Best App or Website for Channel, Strand or Genre

Stand Up Be Counted

Shortlisted:
4music
BBC Earth
Comedy Central UK
ITV News App
Nick.co.uk

The Singer Takes it All

Best App or Website for Programmes

The Singer Takes It All
Endemol, Chunk and Tectonic Interactive for Channel 4

Shortlisted:
Channel 4 Horse Tracker, Monterosa for Channel 4 (Highly Commended)
My Mind Checker for Embarrassing Bodies: Live From The Clinic, Maverick Television and Rocket for Channel 4
Strictly Come Dancing, BBC Production for BBC One
The Voice UK App, TellyBug and Wall to Wall for BBC One
War of Words VR, Burrell Durrant Hifle for BBC Arts

Reverse the Odds

Best Content Partnership or AFP

Reverse The Odds for Stand Up To Cancer
Cancer Research and Maverick Television for Channel 4

Shortlisted:
Horizon: The £10 Million Challenge, BBC Science London and Nesta for BBC Two
Mazda: Race of Remembrance and Real Challengers, Princess Productions for Sky Sports
MUNCHIES, VICE and FremantleMedia for MUNCHIES.tv
The Big Fish Off, Korda and ITV for ITV4
The Ones To Watch, Samsung and Fresh One for Sky 1

CBeebies storytime

Best Digital Children’s Content

CBeebies StoryTime App
BBC Children’s for Cbeebies

Shortlisted:
Code-It, Nickelodeon UK and We Are Tilt for Nickelodeon UK
Dixi 2: Dixi Unchained, Kindle Entertainment for CBBC
Junior Vets, True North for CBBC
Make It: Technobabble, Aardman Animations for CBBC
The Doctor and the Dalek, Somethin’ Else and BBC Wales Online & Learning for BBC Learning

Reverse the Odds

Best Game

Reverse the Odds
Maverick Television and Chunk for Channel 4

Shortlisted:
Hollyoaks Game, Lime Pictures for E4 and Channel 4
Junior Vets on Call Game, Stardotstar and True North for CBBC
Make It: Technobabble, BBC Digital Creativity, Aardman Digital for CBBC
Our World War Interactive: High Wood, BBC Learning and Mi for BBC Three
Tipping Point Mobile Game, Barnstorm Games, RDF Television and Zodiak Media for ITV

Best Platform Innovation

LViS Global Activation Platform v4
Monterosa

Shortlisted:
All 4 for Channel 4
Showcase Relaunch for Freesat
Story of Now, TouchCast for BBC
TVPlayer, Simplestream
UKTV Play for UKTV

The Singer Takes it All

Best Multiplatform Project

The Singer Takes It All
Endemol, Chunk and Tectonic Interactive for Channel 4

Shortlisted:
BBC Live, BBC
Cucumber, Banana, and Tofu Multiplatform, Red Production and Rocket for Channel 4
Don’t Stop the Music, Fresh One Productions and Rocket for Channel 4
Leaders Live, ITV News for itv.com/news and Bite News
The Voice UK, Wall to Wall for BBC One

Hollyoaks Who Killed Fraser

Best Social Media and Digital Marketing Campaign

Hollyoaks Snapchat Who Killed Fraser?!
Lime Pictures for E4

Shortlisted:
#MTVStars of 2014, MTV Music
Ex on the Beach, MTV
Feeling Nuts Check One Two, Attention Seekers and Fulwell 73 for Channel 4
Fortitude Polar Bear, Sky Atlantic
Strictly Come Dancing: Vine Booth, BBC One

The 100

Best Programme Acquisition

The 100
E4

Shortlisted:
Brooklyn Nine-Nine, for E4
Game of Thrones, Sky Atlantic
Scorpion, ITV2
Suits, Dave
Vikings, History

Darts World Championships

Best Sports or Live Event Coverage

The 2015 William Hill World Darts Championship
Sky Sports

Shortlisted:
Isle of Man TT, North One Television for ITV4
Monty Python Live (Mostly): One Down, Five To Go, Phil McIntyre and Hipgnosis for Gold
MotoGP, North One Television for BT Sport 2
Phillip’s 24 Hour Live TV Marathon for Text Santa, ITV Studios for ITV3
Tour de France, VSquared for ITV4

Wild Things

Best Entertainment Programme

Wild Things
IWC Media, Mad Monk and GME for Sky 1

Shortlisted:
A League of Their Own, CPL Productions for Sky 1
Bad Bridesmaid, Fresh One and GroupM Entertainment for ITV2
Bad Robots, Objective Productions for E4
Release the Hounds, Gogglebox Entertainment for ITV2
Ross Noble Freewheeling, North One Television for Dave

Murdered By My Boyfriend

Best Scripted Programme

Murdered By My Boyfriend
BBC Current Affairs for BBC Three

Shortlisted:
Detectorists, Channel X and Lola Entertainment for BBC Four
Fortitude, 50 Fathoms and Tiger Aspect for Sky Atlantic
Glue, Eleven Film for E4
Mr Sloane, Whyaduck Productions and Big Talk Productions for Sky Atlantic
The Keith Lemon Sketch Show, Talkback and Bang Tidy for ITV2

The Islamic State, Vice

Best Popular Factual Programme

The Islamic State
VICE for vicenews.com

Shortlisted:
50 Ways To Kill Your Mammy, Burning Bright Productions and Brown Bread Films for Sky One
Drunk History, Tiger Aspect for Comedy Central UK
Katie Hopkins: My Fat Story, Crackit Productions for TLC
Our War: Goodbye Afghanistan, BBC Documentaries for BBC Three
Storage Hunters UK, North One Television for Dave

e4

Best Entertainment Channel

E4

Shortlisted:
BBC Three
Dave
ITV2
MTV UK
TLC

Discovery Channel

Best Factual Channel

Discovery Channel

Shortlisted:
BBC Four
BBC Three
History
Horse & Country TV
National Geographic Channel

CBBC

Best Specialist Channel

CBBC

Shortlisted:
Horse & Country TV (Highly Commended)
CBeebies
Horror Channel
Nat Geo WILD
Sky Arts

Vice News

Best Original Web Channel

VICE News

Shortlisted:
Barcroft TV
BBC Radio 1 in BBC iPlayer
FullTimeDEVILS
Jamie Oliver’s Drinks Tube
Shorts

e4

Channel of the Year

E4

Shortlist:
BBC Three
CBBC
Dave
Discovery
Sky Atlantic