British Academy Television Award for Best Entertainment Performance

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British Academy Television Award
Country United Kingdom
Presented by British Academy of Film and Television Arts
First awarded 1969 (presented in 1970)
Official website http://www.bafta.org/

The British Academy Television Award for Best Entertainment Performance is an award given out by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts at their annual BAFTA Television Awards ceremony.

This category has had minor name changes:

  • In 1969 (presented 1970) it was awarded as Best Entertainment Personality and was won by Morecambe & Wise.
  • From 1971-1999 it was awarded as Best Light Entertainment Performance.[1]
  • From 2000–present, the award has been known as Best Entertainment Performance.

Prior to the 1994 ceremony, acting performances in comedy roles were included in this category. Since 1994 they have been recognised in the Best Comedy Performance category.

1970s[edit]

1970 Eric Morecambe & Ernie Wise - The Morecambe and Wise Show [2]

1971 Eric Morecambe & Ernie Wise - The Morecambe and Wise Show

1972 Ronnie Barker & Ronnie Corbett - The Two Ronnies

1973 Eric Morecambe & Ernie Wise - The Morecambe and Wise Show

1974 Eric Morecambe & Ernie Wise - The Morecambe and Wise Show

1975 Stanley Baxter - The Moving Picture Show

1976 Ronnie Barker - Porridge

1977 Penelope Keith - The Good Life

1978 Ronnie Barker - Porridge & The Two Ronnies

1979 Ronnie Barker - Going Straight & The Two Ronnies

1980s[edit]

1980 John Cleese - Fawlty Towers[3]

1981 Rowan Atkinson - Not The Nine O'Clock News

1982 Nigel Hawthorne - Yes, Minister

1983 Nigel Hawthorne - Yes, Minister

1984 Tracey Ullman - Three of a Kind

1985 Judi Dench - A Fine Romance

1986 Victoria Wood - Victoria Wood As Seen On TV

1987 Nigel Hawthorne - Yes, Prime Minister

1988 Nigel Hawthorne - Yes, Prime Minister

1989 Victoria Wood - An Audience with Victoria Wood

1990s[edit]

1990 Rowan Atkinson - Blackadder Goes Forth[4]

1991 David Jason - Only Fools and Horses

1992 Richard Wilson - One Foot in the Grave

1993 Joanna Lumley - Absolutely Fabulous

1994 Richard Wilson - One Foot in the Grave; One Foot in the Algarve

1995 Rory Bremner - Rory Bremner...Who Else?

1996 Rory Bremner - Rory Bremner...Who Elsse?

1997 John Bird & John Fortune - Rory Bremner...Who Else/The Long John's

1998 Paul Whitehouse - The Fast Show

1999 Michael Parkinson - Parkinson

2000s[edit]

2000 Graham Norton - So Graham Norton[5]

2001 Graham Norton - So Graham Norton

2002 Graham Norton - So Graham Norton

2003 Paul Merton - Have I Got News For You

2004 Jonathan Ross - Friday Night with Jonathan Ross

2005 Paul O'Grady - The Paul O'Grady Show

2006 Jonathan Ross - Friday Night with Jonathan Ross

2007 Jonathan Ross - Friday Night with Jonathan Ross

2008 Harry Hill - Harry Hill's TV Burp

2009 Harry Hill - Harry Hills TV Burp

2010s[edit]

2010 Anthony McPartlin & Declan DonnellyI'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here![6]

2011 Graham NortonThe Graham Norton Show[7]

2012 Graham NortonThe Graham Norton Show[8]

2013 Alan CarrAlan Carr: Chatty Man

2014 Anthony McPartlin & Declan DonnellyAnt & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arqiva British Academy Television Awards". Bafta.org. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  2. ^ "Awards Database - The BAFTA site". Bafta.org. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  3. ^ "Awards Database - The BAFTA site". Bafta.org. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  4. ^ "Awards Database - The BAFTA site". Bafta.org. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  5. ^ "Awards Database - The BAFTA site". Bafta.org. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  6. ^ "Awards Database - The BAFTA site". Bafta.org. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  7. ^ "Awards Database - The BAFTA site". Bafta.org. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  8. ^ "Awards Database - The BAFTA site". Bafta.org. Retrieved 2012-06-21.