house-of-cards-breaking-bad-BAFTA-2014.jpgThe nominations have been announced for the TV awards for the 2014 British Academy of Film and Television Arts. U.S. programs “Breaking Bad” and “House of Cards” are each nominated in the international category, with “Breaking Bad” also receiving a nomination for the fan-voted Audience Award.

“Once Upon a Time” alum and current “Fifty Shades of Gray” star Jamie Dornan received a drama actor nomination, while smash hit “Downton Abbey” was completely shut out for the second year in a row.

The awards will be given out Sunday, May 18 in London. The complete list of nominees is as follows:

Television | Actor in 2014

Dominic West, Burton And Taylor
Luke Newberry, In The Flesh
Sean Harris, Southcliffe
Jamie Dornan, The Fall

Television | Actress in 2014

Helena Bonham Carter, Burton And Taylor
Kerrie Hayes, The Mill
Maxine Peake, The Village
Olivia Colman, Broadchurch
Television | Comedy and Comedy Entertainment Program in 2014

The Revolution Will Be Televised
A League Of Their Own
Would I Lie To You?
The Graham Norton Show

Television | Current Affairs in 2014

The Cruel Cut
North Korea: Life Inside The Secret State (Dispatches)
Syria: Across The Lines (Dispatches)
The Hunt For Britain’s Sex Gangs (Dispatches)

Television | Drama Series in 2014

Top Of The Lake
The Village
My Mad Fat Diary

Television | Entertainment Performance in 2014

Ant and Dec, Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway
Sarah Millican, The Sarah Millican Television Programme
Charlie Brooker, 10 O’Clock Live
Graham Norton, The Graham Norton Show

Television | Entertainment Program in 2014

Dynamo: Magician Impossible
Derren Brown: The Great Art Robbery
Strictly Come Dancing
Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway

Television | Factual Series in 2014

The Route Masters: Running London’s Roads
Educating Yorkshire
Keeping Britain Alive: The NHS In A Day

Television | Features in 2014

The Choir: Sing While You Work
The Great British Bake Off
Long Lost Family
Grand Designs

Television | Female Performance in a Comedy Program in 2014

Kerry Howard, Him & Her: The Wedding
Katherine Parkinson, The IT Crowd
Frances De La Tour, Vicious
Doon Mackichan, Plebs

Television | International in 2014

House Of Cards (U.S.)
Breaking Bad (U.S.)
Borgen (Denmark)
The Returned (France)

Television | Male Performance in a Comedy Program in 2014

Chris O’Dowd, The IT Crowd
Richard Ayoade, The IT Crowd
James Corden, The Wrong Mans
Mathew Baynton, The Wrong Mans

Television | Miniseries in 2014

In The Flesh
The Great Train Robbery
The Fall

Television | News Coverage in 2014

The Dale Cregan Verdict: North West Tonight Special
ITV News At Ten: Woolwich Attacks
The Lee Rigby Trial: ITV Granada Reports
Channel 4 News

Television | Radio Times Audience Award in 2014

Doctor Who: Day Of The Doctor
Educating Yorkshire
Breaking Bad
The Great British Bakeoff

Television | Reality And Constructed Factual in 2014

Dragons’ Den
The Undateables
The Big Reunion

Television | Single Documentary in 2014

The Unspeakable Crime: Rape
The Murder Trial
28 Up South Africa
The Day Kennedy Died

Television | Single Drama in 2014

The Wipers Times
An Adventure In Space And Time
Black Mirror: Be Right Back

Television | Situation Comedy in 2014

Him & Her: The Wedding
Toast Of London
The IT Crowd
Count Arthur Strong

Television | Soap and Continuing Drama in 2014

Holby City
Coronation Street

Television | Specialist Factual in 2014

David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive
Martin Luther King And The March On Washington
Richard III: The King In The Car Park
Story Of The Jews

Television | Sport and Live Events in 2014

The Ashes 2013 – 1st Test, Day 5
Glastonbury 2013
Wimbledon Men’s Final
Bollywood Carmen Live

Television | Supporting Actor in 2014

Nico Mirallegro, The Village
Jerome Flynn, Ripper Street
Rory Kinnear, Southcliffe
David Bradley, Broadchurch
Television | Supporting Actress in 2014

Sarah Lancashire, Last Tango In Halifax
Nicola Walker, Last Tango In Halifax
Claire Rushbrook, My Mad Fat Diary
Shirley Henderson, Southcliffe

Posted by:Andrea Reiher

TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."