The Fades Wins BAFTA Award

Audiences may not have been won over by the excellent BBC3 supernatural series The Fades ( no second series – boooooo!) but the BAFTA judges were (hurrah!), awarding it best drama series over the other nominees Misfits , Spooks and Scott & Bailey .

In a night of slim pickings for telefantasy, the only other vaguely related award was a special wriiting award for Steven Moffat, presented to him by Matt Smith and Benedict Cumberbatch, while stretching things a bit further “ shows that aren’t SFX but we know you’d like to be ”, Andrew Scott won Best Supporting Actor for his role as Moriarty in Sherlock .

Read our review of The Fades