Wins For David Tennant, Staged & Des In I Talk Telly Awards



The results of the I Talk Telly 2020 Awards are in with big wins for David Tennant, his crime drama Des and lockdown comedy series Staged. Over half a million votes were cast during voting which took place over a fortnight in November. 

Staged picked up the award for Best New Comedy. Created by Simon Evans and produced by Phin Glynn, Staged was filmed using remote technology and saw David Tennant and Michael Sheen playing exaggerated versions of themselves, attempting to rehearse for a play over Zoom. Staged also starred Georgia Tennant, Anna Lundberg, Nina Sosanya and Lucy Eaton with Evans himself as the increasingly frustrated director. 


David and Michael were also awarded the title of Best Comedy Partnership.

See below for thank you messages from Georgia Tennant (and some helpers) and from Michael and his comedy sidekick.


The full version of David and Michael's thank you message can be found at www.italktelly.com/awards2020.

David also picked up Best Dramatic Performance for his performance as Dennis Nilsen in the ITV docudrama Des. Des, which co-starred Daniel Mays and Jason Watkins, was a winner in its own right as Best New Drama. The three-part series was written by Luke Neal, based on the book Killing For Company by Brian Masters, and directed by Lewis Arnold, and followed the arrest and trial of Nilsen, one of the UK's most prolific serial killers. 


 

Other winners in the Awards, organised by I Talk Telly founder Elliot Gonzalez, include Ant and Dec, The Umbrella Academy, Mo Gilligan and Coronation Street.

See the full list of winners here.



Comments

Popular posts from this blog

VIDEO: Watch David Tennant Talk Around The World in 80 Days In Online Rendez-Vous Interview For Canneseries

NEW INTERVIEW: David Tennant On Playing Loki In The Sandman Act II "I'd Have Been Quite Annoyed If I Hadn't Been Asked"

David Tennant Nominated For BAFTA Scotland Audience Award - Vote Now!

Doctor Who Video Game ‘The Edge Of Reality’ Starring David Tennant And Jodie Whittaker Out Now

Vote For David Tennant, Staged & There She Goes In The National Comedy Awards

David Tennant Reaches The End Of The Dalek Universe As The Epic Doctor Who Audio Adventure Concludes

David Tennant - A Look At What's Ahead For 2021

Much Ado About Nothing Available To Download From Digital Theatre

Labels

Show more

Archive

Show more