December 5, 2013 – December Mediaʼs and ITV Studio‘s acclaimed mini series Mrs Biggs has received eight AACTA nominations including Best Telefeature or Mini Series;Best Lead Actress in a Television Drama (Sheridan Smith); Best Cinematography in Television; Best Editing in Television; Best Sound in Television and Best Original Music Score in Television.
Mrs Biggs is the true story of the woman behind Britain’s most famous villain, Great Train Robber Ronald Biggs. It is the inside story on one of the most infamous crimes of the twentieth century; but more than anything it is a sweeping love story told across three decades and from one side of the world to the other.
The 3rd AACTA Awards will be held in Sydney in January 2014.
For a full list of this year’s nominees visit the AACTA Awards website.
The Mrs Biggs AACTA Award Nominees are:
AACTA Award for Best Telefeature or Mini Series – Kwadjo Dajan, Tony Wright
AACTA Award for Best Cinematography in Television – Fabian Wagner
AACTA Award for Best Editing in Television – Ben Lester, Mark Atkin
AACTA Award for Best Sound in Television – John Wilkinson, John Hughes AMPS, Clare Howarth, John Senior, John Whitworth
AACTA Award for Best Original Music Score in TV – Bryony Marks
AACTA Award for Best Production Design in Television – Pat Campbell
AACTA Award for Best Costume Design in Television – Amy Roberts, Kitty Stuckey
AACTA Award for Best Lead Actress in TV Drama – Sheridan Smith