War and Peace nominated in five BAFTA craft categories

The nominations for its annual British Academy Television Craft Awards, honouring the very best behind-the-scenes talent working in television across 2016, have been announced.

Andrew Davies’ adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s epic, War and Peace, received five nominations in the following categories:

Jacqueline Fowler for Make Up & Hair Design;
Martin Phipps for Original Music;
Chris Roope for Production Design;
Chris Ashworth, Lee Walpole and Stuart Hilliker for Sound Fiction; and
Henry Badgett, Jan Guilfoyle, Jens Döeldissen, Simone Grattarola for Special, Visual & Graphic Effects.

Winners will be announced at the ceremony on Sunday 23 April, ahead of the Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards on Sunday 14 May. Nominations for the Television Awards will be announced at a live press conference on Tuesday 11 April.

See full list of BAFTA Craft nominees