British Academy Television Award
CountryUnited Kingdom
Presented byBritish Academy of Film and Television Arts
First awarded2012
Currently held byGogglebox (2022)

The British Academy Television Award for Best Reality and Constructed Factual is one of the major categories of the British Academy Television Awards (BAFTAs), the primary awards ceremony of the British television industry. According to the BAFTA website, the category is for "programmes where participants are put into an environment or format and then observed interacting in situations devised by the producer."[1]

Winners and nominees


Year Title Recipient(s) Broadcaster
2012 Young Apprentice Andy Devonshire, Darina Healy, Michele Kurland, Colm Martin BBC One
Made in Chelsea Sarah Dillistone, David Granger, Sharyn Mills, John Pereira E4
Don't Tell the Bride Rebecca Bayatti, Sarah May, Jon Rowlands, Steph Weatherill BBC Three
An Idiot Abroad Sky One
2013 Made in Chelsea E4
The Audience Jonathan Smith, Nick Curwin, Danny Horan, Anthony Philipson Channel 4
The Young Apprentice Claudia Lewis, Laurence Turnbull, Ruby Evans, Alan Sugar BBC One
I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! Richard Cowles, Becca Walker, Chris Brogden ITV
2014 Gogglebox Tania Alexander, Paul Broadbent, Chantal Boyle, Stephen Lambert Channel 4
Dragons' Den Ceri Aston, Steven Handley, Paul Newton, Helen Lagoe BBC Three
The Undateables Luke Sewell, Sarah Spencer, Amelia Hann, Liz Warner Channel 4
The Big Reunion ITV2
2015 The Island with Bear Grylls Channel 4
The Apprentice Alan Sugar, Francesca Maudslay, Cate Hall, Stephen Day BBC One
I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! ITV
The Undateables Sarah Spencer, Martha Constable, Liz Warner Channel 4
2016 First Dates Nicola Lloyd, Martin Conway, Adam Chapman, Rob Clifford Channel 4
I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! ITV
Gogglebox Stephen Lambert, Tania Alexander Channel 4
The Secret Life of 4, 5 and 6 Year Olds Teresa Watkins, Nicola Brown, Emily Lawson, Harjeet Chhokar
2017 Muslims Like Us Kieran Smith, Nicholas Packer, Oliver Manley, Mobeen Azhar BBC Two
First Dates Channel 4
The Secret Life of 5 Year Olds
The Real Marigold Hotel Tom Currie, David Vallance, David Clews, Andrew Mackenzie-Betty BBC Two
2018 Love Island ITV2
The Real Full Monty Nick Bullen, Kevin Mundye, Daniela Neumann, Will Yapp ITV
Celebrity Hunted Channel 4
Old People's Home for 4 Year Olds Trish Powell, Murray Boland, Benjamin Leigh, Belle Borgeaud
2019[2] I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! ITV
Dragon's Den BBC Two
Old People's Home for 4 Year Olds Murray Boland, Trish Powell, Benjamin Leigh, Louise Bartmann Channel 4
The Real Full Monty: Ladies' Night ITV


Year Title Recipient(s) Broadcaster
Race Across the World BBC Two
Celebrity Gogglebox Tania Alexander, Leon Campbell, Stephen Lambert, Chris Hooker Channel 4
Harry's Heroes: The Full English ITV
RuPaul's Drag Race UK BBC Three
The School that Tried to End Racism Channel 4
MasterChef: The Professionals David Ambler, Katie Attwood, Genevieve Welch, Anthony Crumpton BBC One
The Write Offs Channel 4
Race Across the World BBC Two
Gogglebox Channel 4
The Dog House Channel 4
Married at First Sight UK Murray Boland, Dermot Caulfield, Danielle Lux, Sharyn Mills, Rachel Viner, James Kayler E4
RuPaul's Drag Race UK RuPaul Charles, Fenton Bailey, Tom Campbell, Bruce McCoy, Sally Miles, Matt Green BBC Three


  1. ^ "Rules and Guidelines" (PDF). British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Retrieved 2021-03-07.
  2. ^ "Nominations announced: Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards in 2019". 2019-03-28. Retrieved 2021-03-07.
  3. ^ Kanter, Jake (2020-07-31). "BAFTA TV Awards Winners: Night Of Surprises, As 'Chernobyl' & 'The End Of The F***ing World' Take Two Prizes Each". Deadline. Retrieved 2021-03-07.
  4. ^ "BAFTA TV 2021: Nominations for the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards". 2021-04-28. Retrieved 2021-04-28.
  5. ^ "Bafta TV awards 2022: full list of nominations". The Guardian. 30 March 2022. Retrieved 30 March 2022.