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4/16/2009 03:36:00 pm - Reported by Josiah Rowe

Bafta Cymru, the Welsh division of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, has announced the nominees for the 18th Annual BAFTA Cymru Film, Television and Interactive Media Awards. Doctor Who has been nominated in nine categories, Torchwood in two, and The Sarah Jane Adventures in one.

The nominations include:
  • Best Drama Series/Serial for Television: Doctor Who
  • Best Interactive: bbc.co.uk/doctorwho
  • Best Director Of Photography: Drama: Rory Taylor, "Silence in the Library"
  • Best Sound: Doctor Who sound team, "Midnight"
  • Best Editor: Phillip Kloss, "Midnight"
  • Best Make-up: Barbara Southcott, "The Next Doctor"
  • Best Screenwriter: Russell T Davies, "Midnight"
  • Best Original Music Soundtrack: Murray Gold, "Midnight"
  • Best Director: Film/Drama: Euros Lyn, "Silence in the Library"
  • Best Design: Edward Thomas, "Adrift" (Torchwood)
  • Best Costume: Ray Holman, "From Out of the Rain" (Torchwood)
  • Best Children's Programme: The Sarah Jane Adventures

In addition, Torchwood actress Eve Myles was nominated in the Best Actress category for her work on the BBC Wales drama Belonging.

A full list of nominees (PDF) can be found on the Bafta Cymru website. The winners of the Bafta Cymru Awards will be announced on Sunday, 17 May in a ceremony at the Wales Millennium Centre.