BAFTA TV Craft Awards recognizes talents from costume design to VFX.
With the British Academy Television Craft Nominations recently announced, we’re excited to share that Taboo, produced by Scott Free London and Hardy Son and Baker has been nominated in 6 categories honoring the best behind-the-scenes talent working in television:
Costume Design – Joanna Eatwell
Make Up & Hair Design – Jan Archibald, Erika Okvist, Audrey Doyle
Original Music – Max Richter
Photography & Lighting: Fiction – Mark Patten
Special, Visual & Graphic Effects – Bluebolt, Colin Gorry Effects Ltd, Adam Glasman, Rob Pizzey,
Executive produced by Ridley Scott, Tom Hardy and Steven Knight and created by Steven Knight with Tom Hardy and Chips Hardy, the series tells the story of James Keziah Delaney who returns to 1814 London after 10 years in Africa to discover that he has been left a mysterious legacy by his father. Driven to wage war on those who have wronged him, Delaney finds himself in a face-off against the East India Company, while playing a dangerous game between two warring nations, Britain and America.
The show, executive produced by Kate Crowe for Scott Free London and Dean Baker for Hardy Son and Baker, has received a number of awards since its 2017 premiere, including BFDG’s “Best Production Design: Independent TV Drama” and the Writers Guild of Great Britain‘s “Best Long For TV Drama.” Taboo has been picked up for another season on FX and BBC1.
Wishing the best of luck to the hardworking Taboo crew!