Who won at British Soap Awards 2016? See the winners list in full


It’s that time of the year again!

Tonight cast and crew from all your favourite soaps gathered at Hackney Town Hall for the 18th annual British Soap Awards – but which soap scooped the most awards? Find out now!

Best British Soap

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  • Coronation Street
  • Doctors
  • EastEnders
  • Emmerdale
  • Hollyoaks

Best Actor

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  • Coronation Street: Jack P Shepherd (David Platt)
  • EastEnders: Danny Dyer (Mick Carter)
  • Emmerdale: Danny Miller (Aaron Livesy)
  • Hollyoaks: Charlie Clapham (Freddie Roscoe)
  • Hollyoaks: Kieron Richardson (Ste Hay)

Best Actress

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  • Coronation Street: Alison King (Carla Connor)
  • EastEnders: Lacey Turner (Stacey Fowler)
  • EastEnders: Rakhee Thakrar (Shabnam Masood)
  • Emmerdale: Lucy Pargeter (Chas Dingle)
  • Hollyoaks: Jennifer Metcalfe (Mercedes McQueen)

Villain Of The Year

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  • Coronation Street: Pat Phelan (Connor McIntyre)
  • Doctors: Anthony Harker (Adam Astill)
  • EastEnders: Claudette Hubbard (Ellen Thomas)
  • Emmerdale: Robert Sugden (Ryan Hawley)
  • Hollyoaks: Lindsey Roscoe (Sophie Austin)

Best Comedy Performance

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  • Coronation Street: Mary Taylor (Patti Clare)
  • Doctors: Valerie Pitman (Sarah Moyle)
  • EastEnders: Kim Fox-Hubbard (Tameka Empson)
  • Emmerdale: David Metcalfe (Matthew Wolfenden)
  • Hollyoaks: Scott Drinkwell (Ross Adams)

Best Newcomer

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  • Coronation Street: Aidan Connor (Shayne Ward)
  • Doctors: Ruhma Hanif (Bharti Patel)
  • EastEnders: Carmel Kazemi (Bonnie Langford)
  • Emmerdale: Liv Flaherty (Isobel Steele)
  • Hollyoaks: Zack Loveday (Duayne Boachie)

Best Storyline

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  • Coronation Street: Callum’s reign of terror and Sarah’s baby
  • Doctors: Treehouse
  • EastEnders: Stacey’s postpartum psychosis
  • Emmerdale: Aaron’s abuse
  • Hollyoaks: The McQueen’s cycle of abuse

Best Single Episode

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  • Coronation Street: Live episode
  • Doctors: The Heart of England (3,000th episode)
  • EastEnders: Shabnam’s stillbirth
  • Emmerdale: Aftermath of village explosion
  • Hollyoaks: Patrick Blake’s right to die decision

Best Male Dramatic Performance

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  • Coronation Street: David Platt (Jack P Shepherd)
  • Doctors: Dr Jimi Clay (Adrian Lewis Morgan)
  • EastEnders: Phil Mitchell (Steve McFadden)
  • Emmerdale: Aaron Livesy (Danny Miller)
  • Hollyoaks: Patrick Blake (Jeremy Sheffield)

Best Female Dramatic Performance

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  • Coronation Street: Sarah Platt (Tina O’Brien)
  • Doctors: Valerie Pitman (Sarah Moyle)
  • EastEnders: Stacey Fowler (Lacey Turner)
  • Emmerdale: Laurel Thomas (Charlotte Bellamy)
  • Hollyoaks: Reenie McQueen (Zoe Lucker)

Best On-Screen Partnership

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  • Coronation Street: Sally and Tim (Sally Dynevor and Joe Duttine)
  • Doctors: Dr Emma Reid and Howard Bellamy ( Dido Miles and Ian Kelsey)
  • EastEnders: Mick and Linda Carter (Danny Dyer and Kellie Bright)
  • Emmerdale: Aaron Livesy and Robert Sugden ( Danny Miller and Ryan Hawley)
  • Hollyoaks: Darren and Nancy Osborne (Ashley Taylor Dawson and Jessica Fox)

Best Young Performance

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  • Coronation Street: Amy Barlow (Elle Mulvaney)
  • EastEnders: Janet Mitchell (Grace)
  • Emmerdale: April Windsor (Amelia Flanagan)
  • Hollyoaks: Peri Lomax (Ruby O’Donnell)

Scene of the Year

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  • Coronation Street: Callum’s Death
  • Doctors: Valerie leaves Barry at the altar
  • EastEnders: Mick and Linda finally get married
  • Emmerdale: Val’s death
  • Hollyoaks: Nico kills Patrick

Outstanding Achievement

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  • EastEnders: Phil Mitchell (Steve McFadden)

The Tony Warren Award

  • James Bain (ITV casting director) 

The British Soap Awards 2016 air on Sunday 29 May on ITV at 8.00pm.

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