The same year, Dillane starred in the British independent film Papadopoulos & Sons, in which he plays a successful entrepreneur, Harry Papadopoulos, who rediscovers his life after being forced to start again from nothing following a banking crisis. His real-life son, Frank Dillane, plays his son in the film. In January 2013, it was reported that Dillane had been cast as the male lead in the Sky Atlantic series The Tunnel.
Key: (a)= Winner of Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Mini Series
(b)= Best Actor in a Actor in a Leading Role in a Telefeature
(c)= Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, in a Mini-Series or Telefeature
(d)= Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Television Drama or Comedy
(e)= Best Lead Actor in Television
All other names, which aren't marked with a letter next to their name, have won the current Lead Actor in a Television Drama award.