Home » TV News & Celebrity Gossip » Emmerdale Big Winner at Soap Awards

Emmerdale Big Winner at Soap Awards



Emmerdale is the big winner at the annual Soap Awards on ITV. The popular soap beat out Coronation Street and East Enders although both the others won four awards each. It’s good to see great talent rewarded for their efforts and the annual soap awards are a great way to do it.


Emmerdale Stars

Emmerdale has been named best soap at a TV awards event crowning a haul of prizes, which also included best storyline, outstanding achievement and best bad boy.

The long-running ITV show collected the prizes at the Inside Soap Awards, fighting off stiff competition from EastEnders and Coronation Street, the usual contenders for the main prize.

Emmerdale landed the best soap title at the annual event for the first time.

Further swelling the silverware cabinet, the show’s best storyline trophy was for Cameron Murray’s killer cover-up and the outstanding achievement award was in recognition of the 40th anniversary live episode.

Dominic Power – who plays killer Cameron Murray, whose reign of terror in the village culminated in a siege at The Woolpack – took the bad boy trophy, ro unding off the Yorkshire Dales show’s batch of four prizes.

Dominic Power said of Emmerdale’s success: “It’s great, it’s fantastic, it’s the best kind of award you can get because people vote with their feet and it’s great to get that kind of recognition from the viewers.”

Talking about his recent exit storyline which saw his character stage a siege at The Woolpack, he said: “The response to the siege was great, I’m leaving on such a high. It’s been so amazing to be a part of the show when it’s at its most successful. To be picking up these awards tonight, it’s just fantastic.

“Knowing that this was my last time filming with all my friends and buddies, how lovely is it to do it for this. The whole thing was just a brilliant experience, it’s a great way to leave.”

 


Read more at: http://www.thisisguernsey.com/lifestyle/showbiz-news/2013/10/22/emmerdale-big-winner-at-soap-awards-2/

Emmercale is the big winner at the soap award –it makes me wonder what happened with Coronation Street.  Oh yaeh — Michelle Keegan picked up soap’s sexiest female award for the fifth year running!  That’s quite an accomplishment in my opinion, and very well deserved. Corrie picked up a few additional awards as well.

Share this post to your friends!
facebook
twitter
stumbleupon
Delicious
reddit
Digg

Tags » ,

Most recent posts:

ITV The Voice Competition – prize worth over £80,000 (ends 13/02/2017)

ITV The Voice Competition – prize worth over £80,000 (ends 13/02/2017)

£45,000 tax free cash a Jeep Cherokee Longitude Plus a four night trip to London & more! To enter you must be 18+. Date & age restrictions apply. Entries made after lines close at 5pm on Monday 13th February will not count and may still be charged. Post closes...
Win an IKEA kitchen with ITV

Win an IKEA kitchen with ITV

The competition closes at 5pm on Friday 4th September 2015. Maximum value of the kitchen is £29,700.00 including VAT. What do the monkeys find in the fridge? (A) Apples (B) Bananas (C) Monkeys - we think B!...
Good Morning Britain Competition & Lorraine – Win £40K & a Citroën (Ends 27/9/15)

Good Morning Britain Competition & Lorraine – Win £40K & a Citroën (Ends 27/9/15)

As shown on ITV Monday 27th July to Friday 31st July and Monday 17th August to Friday 21st August. The closing date for online entries is midday Thursday 27th August. No question to answer. Enter 5 times per phone number....


Find the ITV Competitions site useful? Please tell your friends (thanks!) --->>>

TV Competitions

Did you know the UK have the biggest free entry television viewer competitions in the world?

Weekly prize draws and competitions often top a quarter of a million pounds in cash prizes, holidays, gadgets and cars, with television station itv being the most generous.

Most TV programmes have a free online entry format, however some (such as Channel 5) do not & entry must be made by expensive sms or postcard

We post free entry internet & tv competitions here daily so keep an eye out!


x
Signup For Notifications

Enter your email and never miss a winning opportunity again...

TV Competition updates

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner