David To Host BBC Audio Drama Awards Tonight

Tonight will see David Tennant hosting the first ever BBC Audio Drama Awards. The ceremony will be held at Radio Theatre at BBC Broadcasting House in London. The awards are being recorded and will be broadcast on BBC Radio 4 at a later date.

It'll be a busy night for David as he is also nominated for the Best Actor In An Audio Drama Award for Kafka The Musical in the awards.

The full list of nominees in David's category are as follows:

Best Actor in an Audio Drama
(Judges: Ian Brown, Lisa Campbell, Dame Harriet Walter CBE)
• Damian Lewis, Giovanni’s Room dramatised by Neil Bartlett
Producer: Turan Ali, Bona Broadcasting for Radio 3
• David Tennant, Kafka: The Musical by Murray Gold
Producer: Jeremy Mortimer, BBC Radio Drama for Radio 3
• Rory Kinnear, Flare Path by Terence Rattigan
Producer: Jeremy Herrin, Catherine Bailey Productions Ltd for Radio 3
• *Special Commendation* Tom Riley, Henry’s Demons by Patrick and Henry Cockburn
Producer: Karen Rose, Sweet Talk Productions for Radio 4

The BBC Audio Drama Awards cover audio dramas first broadcast in English in the UK between 1st October 2010 and 30th September 2011 – or first uploaded/published for free listening online in the UK during the same period.