More Wins For Broadchurch At The Broadcast Awards
There was double award success for Broadchurch tonight at the 2014 Broadcast Awards which were held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.
The ITV series, which featured an impressive ensemble cast led by David Tennant and Olivia Colman, saw off some impressive competition from the likes of Top Of The Lake, The Fall and Last Tango In Halifax to scoop the prize for Best Drama Series or Serial. The series followed the impact of the murder of a young local boy on a close knit community which finds itself under intense police and media scrutiny as the hunt for the killer progesses.
The series also won the award for Best International Sales for distribution company Shine International.
Best Drama Series or Serial
- Broadchurch Kudos For ITV - WINNER
- The Fall Artists Studio for BBC One
- In The Flesh BBC Drama Production North for BBC Three
- Last Tango In Halifax Red Production Company for BBC One
- Mrs. Biggs ITV Studios and February Films for ITV
- Top Of The Lake SeeSaw for BBC Two
International Programme Sales
- Born To Kill TwoFour Rights for C5
- Broadchurch Shine International for ITV - WINNER
- Dangerman: The Incredible Mr. Goodwin BBC Worldwide for Watch
- Doctor Who BBC Worldwide for BBC One
- The Great British Bake Off BBC Worldwide for BBC Two
- Mr. Selfridge ITV Studios Global Entertainment for ITV
Writer Chris Chibnall and production company Kudos will be putting a second series of the drama into production for ITV in late spring.
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A full list of winners will be available of the Broadcast Awards website