NTAS 2020 nominations shortlist includes Love Island, Holly Willoughby, Eastenders and This Morning


The NTA Awards 2020 take place at the end of January and celebrate the best of TV.

Heres the shortlisted nominees for each category, as well as all the information on how to vote for them.

David Walliams is hosting the NTA awards 2020

What are the 2019 NTA nominations?

Voting is now open for the National Television Awards 2020.

There are numerous categories to vote in from Serial Drama Performance to Drama and TV Presenter to Challenge Show.

A full list of nominees were listed in October.

But that has now been whittled down to a shortlist in each category.

Here are the shortlisted nominees for each category…

Best Drama

Jodie Comer has previously won the Best Actress Emmy for her role as Villanelle in Killing Eve
  1. Call The Midwife
  2. Casualty
  3. Killing Eve
  4. Line Of Duty
  5. Peaky Blinders

Best TV Presenter

Could This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby be the one tobreak Ant and Dec’s 18-year streak?
  1. Ant & Dec
  2. Bradley Walsh
  3. Graham Norton
  4. Holly Willoughby
  5. Phillip Schofield

Best Talent Show

Oti Mabuse and Kelvin Fletcher wow fans on Strictly Come Dancing
  1. Britain’s Got Talent
  2. Dancing On Ice
  3. Strictly Come Dancing
  4. The Voice Kids

New Drama

TV audiences have been rooting for Tchky Karyo’s French police detective Julien Baptiste
  1. A Confession
  2. Chernobyl
  3. Cleaning Up
  4. Gentleman Jack
  5. The Capture

Best TV Judge

A heavily pregnant Alesha Dixon on telly favourite Britain’s Got Talent
  1. David Walliams, Britain’s Got Talent | Britain’s Got Talent: The Champions
  2. RuPaul, RuPaul’s Drag Race UK
  3. Simon Cowell, Britain’s Got Talent | Britain’s Got Talent: The Champions | The X Factor: Celebrity
  4. Sir Tom Jones, The Voice UK
  5. will.i.am, The Voice UK | The Voice Kids

Best Drama Performance

Aidan Turner has set pulses racing as brooding Ross Poldark over five series
  1. Cillian Murphy, Thomas Shelby, Peaky Blinders
  2. Idris Elba, DCI John Luther, Luther
  3. Jodie Comer, Villanelle, Killing Eve
  4. Michael Stevenson, Iain Dean, Casualty
  5. Suranne Jones, Anne Lister, Gentleman Jack

Serial Drama

Coronation Street is on the long list for Best Serial Drama in the 2020 NTAs
  1. Coronation Street
  2. EastEnders
  3. Emmerdale
  4. Hollyoaks

Factual Entertainment

Channel 4’s hit show Gogglebox sees viewers like you judge TV’s biggest hits
  1. Jesy Nelson: Odd One Out
  2. Ambulance
  3. Gogglebox
  4. Paul O’Grady: For The Love Of Dogs
  5. Gordon, Gino And Fred: Road Trip

Drama Performance

Mick Carter has been struggling with his anxiety on the soap
  1. Katie McGlynn, Sinead Tinker, Coronation Street
  2. Danny Dyer, Mick Carter, EastEnders
  3. Danny Miller, Aaron Dingle, Emmerdale
  4. Gregory Finnegan, James Nightingale, Hollyoaks

The Bruce Forsyth Entertainment Award

RuPaul’s Drag Race has brought its cutthroat contest of Queens to the UK
  1. I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!
  2. The Chase
  3. The Graham Norton Show
  4. RuPaul’s Drag Race UK


Ricky Gervais After Life has proven a massive hit for streaming service Netflix
  1. After Life
  2. Derry Girls
  3. Fleabag
  4. Mrs Brown’s Boys
  5. Sex Education

Best challenge Show

The Great British Bake Off has got Britain baking and …speaking in innuendos

  1. Love Island
  2. MasterChef
  3. The Apprentice
  4. The Circle
  5. The Great British Bake Off


Nate Jurell Carter has made the NTA’s long list thanks to his role as Nate in Emmerdale
  1. Imran Adams, Mitchell Deveraux, Hollyoaks
  2. Jack Nolan, Will Noble, Casualty
  3. Jurell Carter, Nate Robinson, Emmerdale
  4. Max Bowden, Ben Mitchell, EastEnders
  5. Peter Ash, Paul Foreman, Coronation Street

Live Magazine Show

Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid grill Extinction Rebellion’s Skeena Rathor on Good Morning Britain
  1. Good Morning Britain
  2. Loose Women
  3. Sunday Brunch
  4. This Morning

How can I vote for the NTA awards 2020?

To vote visit the official NTA award website or simply call 0905 647 2020 for a voting form.

Before you call make sure you study the categories and have your choices ready.

All votes must be in by 12 noon on January 28, 2020.

Winners will be announced at the ceremony on ITV on Tuesday, January 28, 2020.