It’s time once again to represent Doctor Who in this year’s National Television Awards.
With the shortlist announced for the entirely voted for by the public awards, Doctor Who, and those associated with the show, need your nimble voting fingers at the ready to guarantee the Doctor some gongs!
Doctor Who faces stiff competition in the Best Drama category from the likes of Broadchurch, Call the Midwife, Downton Abbey, and Lewis while Matt Smith and Jenna Coleman are both shortlisted in the Best Performance category.
What’s more the Tenth Doctor himself David Tennant has been nominated in the Best Detectives category for his role as DI Alex Hardy in Broadchurch (one of several recent nominations for the actor) where he’ll be attempting to out-sleuth Doctor Who guest stars and fellow TV detectives Lesley Sharp, Olivia Colman, and Suranne Jones.
Fellow Doctor Who guest star Lesley Dunlop (Frontios) has been nominated in the Serial Drama Performance category for her role as Brenda Walker in Emmerdale while Pointless host and voice of Mr Smith Alexander Armstrong is nominated in the Entertainment Presenter category.
To vote, head over to the NTA website for full details of all the categories and nominations.