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Sarah Lancashire RTS Award

Congratulations to Sarah Lancashire, who won the award for Best Actor – Female at the Royal Television Society Programme Awards last night.


The decision were announced at a ceremony hosted by John Sergeant on Tuesday 17 March at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London. Additionally, Happy Valley was nominated for Best Drama Series, Sally Wainwright was nominated for Best Writer – Drama, and The Driver and Prey were nominated for Best Drama Serial.


Chaired by David Liddiment, the RTS Programme Awards honour excellence across all genres of television programming, from soaps to history, children’s fiction to comedy performance and sports, and recognise exceptional actors, presenters, writers and production teams as well as the programmes themselves.