A SCENE from Barry-based comedy Gavin & Stacey has gained the perfect TV second at this 12 months’s Bafta tv awards.
The programme was among the many six nominees for the Virgin Media’s Should-See Second Award, which was voted for by the general public.
Nessa’s proposal to Smithy in Gavin & Stacey, Arya killing the Night time King in Recreation of Thrones and John Corbett’s dying in Line Of Responsibility made the shortlist.
The BBC Christmas Day Particular was filmed in Barry and Barry Island in July 2019 – attracting lots of of onlookers within the filming places.
The present attracted 11.6m viewers – making it probably the most watched programme on Christmas Day.
The dying of Sinead Osbourne in Coronation Avenue and Michael Griffiths’ dramatic re-coupling from Amber Gill in Love Island had been additionally nominated.
The confessional scene in Fleabag the place the new priest is compelled to selected between love and his relationship with God additionally made the shortlist.
To adjust to present restrictions, the Awards befell as closed studio.
Commenting on the award, co-writer and actor Ruth Jones, who performs Nessa, mentioned: “We had such an awesome response.
“There are such a lot of folks that now we have to thank.
“Thanks to all people that was concerned in making the present.
“It was actually a joyous expertise for us all.
“Successful this BAFTA is immense.”
Co-writer and actor James Corden, who performs Smithy, added: “Thanks very a lot to everybody that voted and to our forged and our entire crew who make the present.
“That is some pretty icing on an already actually pretty cake.”
The nominees accepted their awards nearly.
Actor, comic, director and author, Richard Ayoade hosted the Virgin Media British Academy Tv Awards.