The Netflix show is competing against comedy-drama End of the F***ing World (All 4, Channel 4) pirate radio sitcom People Just Do Nothing (BBC Three) and last year’s winner, lavish royal drama The Crown (Netflix).
In the Best of Multichannel Sky Arts documentary Rock and Roll is up against comedy panel show Taskmaster (Dave), Tim Roth drama Tin Star (Sky Atlantic) and Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon roadtrip The Trip to Spain (Sky Atlantic).
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The winners will be announced at the 44th BPG Awards lunch in the beautifully restored Theatre Royal Drury Lane on Friday March 16th 2018, sponsored by Virgin TV.