Entertainment TV Choice Awards 2021: voting now open
AP Source: Grammys may cut nomination review committees
NEW YORK (AP) — The Grammy Awards are in discussion to remove its nomination review committees — groups that determine the contenders for key awards at the coveted music show. A person familiar with the Recording Academy's discussions, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not allowed to speak about the topic publicly, told The Associated Press that a number of proposals were submitted this year regarding the role of nomination review committees and whether it’s time to eliminate them.
Theare back with a second virtual ceremony this awards season.
The popular awards, which celebrate their 25th anniversary this year, honour the nation’s favourite TV shows and stars, voted purely by an audience of 600,000+ TV fans.
This year’s winners will be announced online atin early September giving TV fans the chance to watch the reactions of the winning programmes and stars in categories ranging from drama to comedy, entertainment to factual and of course, our much-loved soaps.
2020 saw Martin Clunes win Best Actor for the first time, with Jodie Comer’s Villanelle winning her Best Actress two years in a row. And first wins for The Martin Lewis Money Show, Bradley Walsh & Son: Breaking Dad and Best New Drama White House Farm, starring Freddie Fox were celebrated. Classic dramas Call The Midwife and Peaky Blinders also added to their awards success. Coronation Street scored triple success last year with Best Soap Actor, Best Soap Actress and Best Soap! Will EastEnders and Emmerdale be able to knock them off the top spot in 2021? Only the viewers can decide who’ll be celebrating in September.
Nomadland is big winner at EE BAFTA Film Awards 2021
'Nomadland' was the big winner at the EE BAFTA Film Awards on Sunday night (11.04.21), picking up four gongs including Best Film, Best Director for Chloe Zhao and Best Leading Actress for Frances McDormand.The drama film - which stars Frances McDormand and David Strathairn - picked up four accolades across the evening including the coveted Best Film and Best Director for Chloe Zhao.
Over the last year, TV has remained a vital source of entertainment, with many discovering new genres and ways of watching TV than ever before.
The 2021will be open from 4 May until midnight on 21 May.
Viewers will be able to log on toto see the full list of broadcasters and nominees and cast their vote for old favourites, exciting new discoveries and guilty pleasures.
Jon Peake, editor of TV Choice magazine commented: “With more telly choice than ever before, from Bridgerton to Bargain Hunt by way of Beat The Chasers, we've moved the nominations online so that you can show your support for the series you really love.”
Only the nation’s favourites will make it onto the all-important official TV Choice Awards 2021 shortlist which will be announced in June.
Frances McDormand and Sir Anthony Hopkins take major acting Oscars .
Frances McDormand and Sir Anthony Hopkins were named Best Actress and Best Actor in a Leading Role at Sunday's (25.04.21) Academy Awards for their work on 'Nomadland' and 'The Father' respectively.The 63-year-old actress scooped the accolade for the third time when she triumphed ahead of Viola Davis ('Ma Rainey's Black Bottom'), Andra Day ('The United States vs. Billie Holiday'), Vanessa Kirby ('Pieces of a Woman'), and Carey Mulligan ('Promising Young Woman') thanks to her performance in 'Nomadland'.