War and Peace nominated for BAFTA Television award

Nominations have been announced for the Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards, which reward the very best in television broadcast on British screens in 2016.

Andrew Davies’ critically acclaimed adaptation of War and Peace has been nominated for an award in the Drama Series category.  Other nominees in this category are: The Crown, The Durrells and Happy Valley.

The winner will be announced at the ceremony at London’s Royal Festival Hall on Sunday 14 May, three weeks after the British Academy Television Craft Awards on 23 April.

See a full list of BAFTA TV nominees