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Monday, 5 September 2005 - Reported by Shaun Lyon
Christopher Eccleston was named Best Actor at today's TV Quick/TV Choice Awards, according to reports at Yahoo News and The Mirror. Eccleston won the award despite having quit the show after only one series. The awards, held at the Dorchester Hotel on London's Park Lane, were voted by readers of TV Quick and TV Choice magazines. Other awardees included "Coronation Street" as best soap, plus two awards for rivals "EastEnders" and "Emmerdale". "Doctor Who" lost out to "Desperate Housewives" as best series. (Thanks to Paul Engelberg, Patrick Furlong)