2017 BAFTA TV Awards predictions: Complete odds in top categories

Looking for a handy cheat sheet before making your predictions for the 2017 BAFTA TV Awards? Winners will be announced on during a ceremony at London’s Festival Hall on Sunday, May 14 with “The Great British Bakeoff” presenter Sue Perkins hosting for the first time. Below, take a look at our racetrack odds in the 13 top categories. The predicted winners are indicated in gold.

These official odds are derived from the predictions both of our in-house team of Editors and readers like you who make up the largest (and often savviest) bloc of predictors. We’re predicting 13 categories. There’s still time to make or edit your own predictions before the winners are unveiled Sunday evening.

BEST DRAMA SERIES
“The Crown” – 27/20
“Happy Valley” – 5/2
“War & Peace” – 5/2
“The Durrells” – 13/5

BEST MINI-SERIES
“The Hollow Crown: The Wars Of The Roses” – 8/10
“National Treasure” – 21/20
“Agatha Christie’s The Witness For The Prosecution” – 13/5
“The Secret” – 8/2

BEST DRAMA ACTOR
Benedict Cumberbatch, “The Hollow Crown: The Wars Of The Roses” – 8/10
Robbie Coltrane, “National Treasure” – 21/20
Adeel Akhtar, “Murdered By My Father” – 5/2
Babou Ceesay, “Damilola, Our Loved Boy” – 5/2

BEST DRAMA ACTRESS
Claire Foy, “The Crown” – 7/5
Sarah Lancashire, “Happy Valley” – 12/5
Jodie Comer, “Thirteen” – 5/2
Nikki Amuka-Bird, “NW” – 13/5

BEST DRAMA SUPPORTING ACTOR
John Lithgow, “The Crown” – 3/2
Jared Harris, “The Crown” – 13/5
Daniel Mays, “Line Of Duty” – 5/2
Tom Hollander, “The Night Manager” – 5/2

BEST DRAMA SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Vanessa Kirby, “The Crown” – 8/5
Siobhan Finneran, “Happy Valley” – 9/4
Nicola Walker, “Last Tango In Halifax” – 12/5
Wunmi Mosaku, “Damilola,Our Loved Boy” – 13/2

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BEST SCRIPTED COMEDY
“Fleabag” – 7/2
“Camping” – 12/5
“Flowers” – 13/4
“People Just Do Nothing” – 17/2

BEST COMEDY ACTOR
Steve Coogan, “Alan Partridge’s Scissored Isle”  – 3/2
Asim Chaudhry, “People Just Do Nothing” – 23/10
David Mitchell, “Upstart Crow” – 5/2
Harry Enfield, “The Windsors” – 5/2

BEST COMEDY ACTRESS
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, “Fleabag” – 7/4
Olivia Colman, “Fleabag” – 5/2
Lesley Manville, “Mum” – 13/5
Diane Morgan, “Cunk On Shakespeare” – 7/2

BEST COMEDY AND COMEDY ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAM
“Charlie Brooker’s 2016 Wipe” – 3/2
“Cunk On Shakespeare” – 7/5
“The Last Leg” – 12/5
“Taskmaster” – 5/2

BEST ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAM 
“Britain’s Got Talent” – 3/2
“Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway” – 23/10
“Strictly Come Dancing” – 5/2
“Michael Mcintyre’s Big Show” – 7/4

BEST ENTERTAINMENT PERFORMANCE
Graham Norton, “The Graham Norton Show” – 2/1
Adam Hills, “The Last Leg” – 5/2
Michael McIntyre, “Michael McIntyre’s Big Show” – 13/3
Claudia Winkleman, “Strictly Come Dancing” – 7/1

BEST INTERNATIONAL SERIES
“The People vs OJ Simpson: American Crime Story” – 8/5
“Stranger Things” – 7/2
“The Night Of” – 3/1
“Transparent” – 5/1

BAFTA TV Awards nominations: Full list led by ‘The Crown’

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