Sherlock Scoops Three TV Craft BAFTAsBookmark and Share

Tuesday, 15 May 2012 - Reported by John Bowman
baftaSteven Moffat has been honoured for his work at this year's BAFTA Television Craft Awards. He said he was "genuinely, utterly thrilled" to be presented with the Writer prize for the Sherlock episode A Scandal In Belgravia.

His wife, Sue Vertue, tweeted: "The Moff wins! Hurrah for my husband @steven_moffat who's just won a #Bafta for #Sherlock. Love him!"

In addition, A Scandal In Belgravia garnered TV Craft BAFTAs for Charlie Phillips for Editing: Fiction, and John Mooney, Jeremy Child, Howard Bargroff, and Doug Sinclair for Sound: Fiction. It is a repeat triumph for Phillips, who won the BAFTA TV Craft Award in the same category last year for the Sherlock Series 1 episode A Study In Pink.

The awards ceremony, held to recognise behind-the-scenes professionals in TV production, took place at The Old Brewery in London, and the other winners were as follows:
  • Costume Design - Charlotte Walter for Birdsong
  • Digital Creativity - Steph Harris, Dan Jones, Sandra Gorel, Adam Gee for Live From The Clinic
  • Director: Factual - David Clews for Educating Essex
  • Director: Fiction - Hugo Blick for The Shadow Line
  • Director: Multi-Camera - Phil Heyes for The X Factor Final
  • Editing: Factual - Editing Team for Frozen Planet (To The Ends Of The Earth)
  • Entertainment Craft Team - Paul Bussey, Nick Collier, Luke Halls, Annabel Raftery for The Cube
  • Make Up & Hair Design - Jacqueline Fowler for The Crimson Petal And The White
  • Original Music - Brian Eno for Top Boy
  • Photography: Factual - Camera Team for Frozen Planet (To The Ends Of The Earth)
  • Photography & Lighting: Fiction - Florian Hoffmeister for Great Expectations
  • Production Design - David Roger for Great Expectations
  • Sound: Factual - Tim Owens, Graham Wild, Kate Hopkins for Frozen Planet (To The Ends Of The Earth)
  • Visual Effects - BlueBolt for Great Expectations
  • Break-through Talent: Kwadjo Dajan (co-producer) for Appropriate Adult
  • Special Award: Colourist Aidan Farrell for outstanding creative contribution to the industry and his extensive work and accomplishments in this field.
(newslink: BBC News)