Televised awards shows are a popular pull for audience figures where people can see who’s hot and who’s not in the world of TV, film and music.
From the Academy Awards to the Primetime Emmys, the BAFTAs and the Mercury Prize, find out here when and where to watch all the big ceremonies of the coming year.
A surprise guest will present this year’s Turner Prize at the UK city of culture. Musician and DJ Goldie will hand the winner the coveted and best-known accolade in British art at a ceremony in Hull in December. This year is the first…
A book detailing the night Abraham Lincoln lay his son to rest is the favourite to win this year’s Man Booker prize. Lincoln in the Bardo, by George Saunders, is 11/8 to scoop the prestigious writers’ prize, which celebrates…
Sir Bruce Forsyth will be honoured in the next National Television Awards ceremony. The former Strictly Come Dancing presenter’s name will adorn the entertainment category for the 2018 event on January 23. The Bruce Forsyth entertainment…
The Handmaid’s Tale and Big Little Lies swept the board at the Primetime Emmy awards last night, winning five accolades each. Based on the novel of the same name by Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale won best drama and lead actress…
Sampha scooped the Mercury Prize 2017 beating off stiff competition from artists such as Ed Sheehan, Kate Tempest and alt-j. The singer-songwriter won the coveted album of the year award for his debut Process, receiving a standing ovation as…
As the illustrious Mercury Prize 2017 moves ever closer we take a look at the nominees and try to decipher which acts are most likely to tick the judges’ boxes, and who will be discarded quicker than an X Factor hopeful without a sob…
Unsung community sporting heroes will once again be recognised at this year’s Sports Personality of the Year. Now in its 15th year, the Get Inspired Unsung Hero award honours sports volunteers in local communities who go above and beyond…
Hollywood has been scrutinised by the Movie Industry in recent years, not simply for the storylines in its movie-making process, but for the breadth of it's representation of gender, sexuality and race in contributors, both in front of…
The Sundance Film Festival is used annually by the movie industry to test the water for its products. Taking place in February of each year, the independent showcase is regularly used as a pointer for films that have not yet been released to…
If there is one name that will guarantee to draw British, if not global, audiences whether it is to stage, screen or TV chat show it is Dame Judi Dench. Equally at home among the Hollywood elite or bantering with Graham Norton, her playfulness…
It is very rare for any movie that is released early in any given year to have a chance of succeeding in the following year’s Oscars award ceremony. It is common sense that a film that hits the box office in December and creates…
alt-j - 'Relaxer'
Blossoms - 'Blossoms'
Dinosaur - 'Together, As One'
Ed Sheeran - '÷'
Glass Animals - 'How to Be a Human Being'
J Hus - 'Common Sense'
Kate Tempest - 'Let Them Eat Chaos'
Loyle Carner - 'Yesterday’s Gone'
Sampha - 'Process'
Stormzy - 'Gang Signs & Prayer'
The Big Moon - 'Love in the 4th Dimension'
The xx - 'I See You'
Radio 1's Huw Stephens is presenting the list of 12 shortlisted albums from 11am.