Claire Foy among nominees as The Crown gets five Bafta nods
Claire Foy has been nominated for Leading Actress for her superb turn as Queen Elizabeth II in Peter Morgan's period drama, which centres on the monarch's Coronation and early reign from 1953.
The nominations were announced by actors Andrew Buchan and Michaela Coel at Bafta's headquarters on Tuesday morning.
Netflix's lavish "The Crown" received royal approval from BAFTA voters Tuesday, April 11 as it led with five nominations for the 2017 BAFTA British Academy Television Awards, Variety reports.
Claire Foy gets the nod for her riveting portrayal of our Queen Lizzie, whilst Vanessa Kirby, Jared Harris and John Lithgow also got nominations for their roles as Princess Margaret, King George VI and Winston Churchill respectively.
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The one-off drama, retelling the tragic story of Damilola Taylor who was killed in 2000, is also nominated for both single drama and supporting actress, Wunmi Mosaku.
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The lead-actor nominees are Benedict Cumberbatch in "The Hollow Crown: The War of the Roses", Adeel Akhtar in "Murdered by My Father", Babou Ceesay in "Damilola, Our Loved Boy" and Robbie Coltrane in "National Treasure".
Also nearly completely shut out was the BBC's acclaimed adaptation of War and Peace, which picked up one nomination for Best Drama Series, an honor for which it'll have to beat The Crown, The Durrells and Happy Valley. She remains a favorite to win a BAFTA award for her second career nomination.
Other nominations with Northern Ireland connections include Game of Thrones, which is shortlisted for the Virgin TV must-see moment for the season 6 'Battle of the B******' scene.
Missing from that list, however, was Olivia Colman, who played spymaster Angela Burr in The Night Manager and won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress for her efforts in January.
The final Virgin TV Bafta winners will be announced on May 14 in a ceremony hosted by Sue Perkins at London's Royal Festival Hall.
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UN Security Council strongly condemns N.Korea missile test
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