The great and good of the soap world all gathered in London on Saturday night for The British Soap Awards 2012 and Eastenders has once again come out on top and been announced as the nation’s favourite soap! It was also a big night for Coronation Street who walked away with the biggest haul of gongs including Best Actress and Best Exit. Emmerdale also had a decent night picking up 3 awards including Best Actor and Best Storyline whilst Hollyoaks and Doctors were sadly left empty handed. Below is the full and official list of Winners from The British Soap Awards 2012.
Coronation Street: Chris Fountain
EastEnders: Scott Maslen – WINNER!
Emmerdale: Matthew Wolfenden
Hollyoaks: Danny Mac
Coronation Street: Michelle Keegan – WINNER!
EastEnders: Jacqueline Jossa
EastEnders: Preeya Kalidas
Hollyoaks: Jorgie Porter
VILLAIN OF THE YEAR:
Coronation Street: Andrew Lancel (Frank Foster) – WINNER!
EastEnders: Ace Bhatti (Dr.Yusef Khan)
EastEnders: Joshua Pascoe (Ben Mitchell)
Hollyoaks: Jeff Rawle (Silas Blissett)
Coronation Street: Chris Gascoyne
EastEnders: Shane Richie
Emmerdale: Danny Miller – WINNER!
Hollyoaks: Emmett J Scanlan
Coronation Street: Alison King – WINNER!
EastEnders: Jo Joyner
EastEnders: Nina Wadia
Hollyoaks: Karen Hassan
BEST COMEDY PERFORMANCE:
Coronation Street: Stephanie Cole (Sylvia Goodwin) – WINNER!
Doctors: Jan Pearson (Karen Hollins)
EastEnders: Tameka Empson (Kim Fox)
Hollyoaks: Joe Tracini (Dennis Savage)
BEST YOUNG PERFORMANCE:
Coronation Street: Alexander Bain (Simon Barlow)
Doctors: Charlie Kenyon (Cameron Waterhouse)
EastEnders: Lorna Fitzgerald (Abi Branning) – WINNER!
Emmerdale: Eden Taylor-Draper (Belle Dingle)
Coronation Street: Carla’s Car Crash
EastEnders: Fire at the B&B
Emmerdale: John & Moira’s Car Accident – WINNER!
Hollyoaks: Rae’s Murder
BEST ON-SCREEN PARTNERSHIP:
Doctors: Matthew Chambers & Elisabeth Dermot Walsh (Dr. Daniel Granger & Dr. Zara Carmichael)
EastEnders: Jake Wood & Jo Joyner (Max Branning & Tanya Jessop) – WINNER!
Emmerdale: Jeff Hordley & Emma Atkins (Cain Dingle & Charity Sharma)
Hollyoaks: Ashley Taylor Dawson & Jessica Fox (Darren Osborne & Nancy Osborne)
Coronation Street: Natalie Gumede (Kirsty Soames) – WINNER!
Doctors: Lu Corfield (Freya Wilson)
EastEnders: Jamie Foreman (Derek Branning)
Emmerdale: Gemma OateN (Rachel Breckle)
Coronation Street: Katherine Kelly (Becky McDonald) – WINNER!
EastEnders: Pam St. Clement (Pat Evans)
Emmerdale: James Thornton (John Barton)
Hollyoaks: Kim Tiddy (Heidi Costello)
BEST DRAMATIC PERFORMANCE:
Coronation Street: Alison King (Carla Connor)
Doctors: Owen Brenman (Dr. Heston Carter)
EastEnders: Jo Joyner (Tanya Jessop) – WINNER
Emmerdale: Jeff Hordley (Cain Dingle)
Coronation Street: Carla’s Ordeal
Doctors: A Perfect Murder
EastEnders: The Brannings deal with Tanya’s diagnosis
Emmerdale: Jackson’s Choice – WINNER!
BEST SINGLE EPISODE:
Coronation Street: Becky’s Final Farewell- WINNER!
Doctors: Last Words
EastEnders: Pat: The End of an Era
Emmerdale: The Longest Day
BEST BRITISH SOAP:
Eastenders – WINNER!
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD : PAT ST CLEMENT – EASTENDERS
SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD : SIMON ASHDOWN, SERIES CONSULTANT WRITER – EASTENDERS
The British Soap Awards 2012 airs on Wednesday 2nd May on ITV1 at 8pm followed by The British Soap Awards : The Party on ITV2 at 10pm.