Nominations for the 2021 National Reality TV Awards announced


Good Morning Britain, Celeb Go Dating, Dragon’s Den, Celebrity X Factor, Escape to the Chateau, and First Dates lead the shortlist of nominees announced ahead of this year’s 10th annual National Reality TV Awards taking place on the 22nd of July 2021 at the Porchester Hall in London.

The National Reality TV Awards which celebrate its 10th anniversary this year has today announced nominations for the 2021 show.

There is a celebration of NHS Heroes with the introduction of a brand-new category. The Best Health Service TV Show is a category that celebrates television shows focused on health service staff, their experiences, and the NHS in general.

Andy Bradshaw, Head of Partnerships at the National Reality TV Awards commented “ There is no doubt that NHS workers have been truly tested by the  pandemic and that their continuing work is vital to our collective survival as a nation. The brand-new category Best Health Service TV Show is dedicated to shows focused on the inspiring work led by NHS staff”

 The new category which has been introduced in lieu of the NRTA’s 10 th anniversary will now be a permanent addition to the National Reality TV Awards annually and aims to celebrate the heroes of the health service whilst empowering the nation and TV Producers to be inspired to produce content showcasing these heroes who have always been behind the scenes saving lives.

 Nominations for this year’s Best Health Service TV Show include; NHS Heroes: Fighting to Save Our Lives, A&E After Dark, Stacey Dooley: On the Psych Ward , Saving Our Nurses, Life and Birth, Critical: Inside Intensive Care, Hospital, and  Losing It: Our Mental Health Emergency

The National Reality Television Awards launched in 2011 and re-define the sub-genres that make up the whole industry of Reality TV with all categories nominated and voted for by television fans.

Over 5.4 million submissions were received for this year’s nominations. Each year all nominations for the NRTA are submitted via the official NRTA website by the public in January and the public decide winners of each category by voting on the official NRTA website for their favourite shows, celebrities or participants. This year’s nominations incorporates both 2020/2021 output since the awards had to be postponed last year.

Luxury Fashion brand, Dechavel has been announced as Official Title Sponsor of the awards whilst self-tanning brand St. Moriz are Gold sponsors. Mark Hill Hair are Official Hair Sponsors.

The Best Reality TV Judge 2021 category sees a plethora of talent go head-to-head including are among the list of celebrities competing for this category. Bruno Tonioli (Strictly Come Dancing) , Will I Am (The Voice UK) , Nicole Scherzinger (Celebrity XFactor), Olly Murs (The Voice UK) , Touker Suleyman (Dragon’s Den), Jonathan Ross (The Masked Singer UK), Andi Oliver (Great British Menu), Romesh Ranganathan (Judge Romesh), Peter Jones (Dragon’s Den), Tom Jones ( The Voice UK), Cheryl (The Greatest Dancer), Davina McCall ( The Masked Singer), Motsi Mabuse (Strictly Come Dancing) and  Rita Ora (The Masked Singer UK).

The 10th National Reality TV Awards 2021 takes place on the 22nd of July 2021. Voting is live now till the 15th of July 2021 on    www.nationalrealitytvawards.org/voting

 Full list of nominees for the National Reality TV Awards 2021:

Best Docu-Series 2021 sponsored by egg by BabyStyle
Jay Blades’ Home Fix
Ramadan in Lockdown
Work on the Wild Side
Ross Kemp: Britain’s Volunteer Army
Big Zuu’s Big Eats
Walking with Elephants
Our Finest Hours
Absolutely India: Mancs in Mumbai
The Wonderful World of Chocolate
Life and Birth
Me and my 10 Kids
A Country Life for Half the Price with Kate Humble
Secrets of the Driving Test
Joanna Lumley’s Hidden Caribbean: Havana to Haiti
Tyson Fury: The Gypsy King
Aldi, Asda, Posh Shops.. Insides

Best Reality Non-Competition Show 2021 sponsored by Sarj Gym
Made in Chelsea
The Only Way is Essex
First Dates
The Real Housewives of Cheshire
The Repair Shop
Ibiza Weekender
Just Tattoo of Us
Celebrity Snoop Dogs
Gemma Collins: Diva on Lockdown
Secrets of the Driving Test
Escape to the Chateau
Harry Redknapp’s Sandbanks Summer

Best Reality Competition Show 2021 
Dancing on Ice
Strictly Come Dancing
Love Island – Winter Edition
Britain’s Best Parent?
The X Factor Celebrity UK
Britain’s Got Talent
The Voice UK
Interior Design Masters
Million Pound Menu
The Greatest Dancer
I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!
The Masked Singer UK

Best Health Service TV Show 2021
NHS Heroes: Fighting to Save Our Lives
A&E After Dark
Stacey Dooley: On the Psych Ward
Saving Our Nurses
Life and Birth
Critical: Inside Intensive Care
Losing It: Our Mental Health Emergency

Best Entertainment Show 2021 sponsored by St. Moriz
I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!
Strictly Come Dancing
Ibiza Weekender
Celebrity Go Dating..
Million Pound Menu
The Great British Bake Off
Celebrity Big Brother
Ex on the Beach
Just Tattoo of Us
Celebrity XFactor
The Masked Singer UK
Love Island – Winter Edition Winter
The Greatest Dancer

Best International Show  sponsored Glow Hub
Family Karma
Making the Cut
Be Our Chef
The Bachelor
Love Is Blind
Too Hot to Handle
Married at First Sight
Are you the one ?
Keeping Up The Kardashians
Next in Fashion
90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days
The Bachelorette
The Big Day

Best Food Show 2021
Come Dine with Me
Saturday Kitchen
Liam Bakes
Jamie’s Quick and Easy Food
Beat the Chef
Great British Menu
The Big Family Cooking Showdown
The Great British Baking Show
The Hairy Bikers Chocolate Challenge
Crazy Delicious
Meat the Family
Living on the Veg

Best Female Personality  sponsored by Mark Hill Hair
Siânnise Fudge (Love Island – Winter Edition)
Yazmin Oukhellou (TOWIE)
Sophie Piper (Love Island – Winter Edition)
Lottie Lion (The Apprentice)
Paige Turley (Love Island – Winter Edition)
Leanne Amaning (Love Island – Winter Edition)
Sophie Habboo (Made in Chelsea)
Chloe Ferry (Celebs Go Dating)
Binky Felstead (Made in Chelsea)
Sophie Hermann (Celebs Go Dating)
Amelia Mist (Made in Chelsea)
Zara McDermott (Made in Chelsea)
Carina Lepore (The Apprentice)
Tasha Kiran (Ibiza Weekender)
Tanya Bardsley (Real Housewives of Cheshire)
Jacqueline Jossa (I’m a Celeb..)
Anne Hegerty (The Chase)
Gemma Collins (Gemma Collins: Diva on Lockdown)

Best Male Personality   sponsored by Randy Cow
Luke M (Love Island – Winter Edition)
Alexi Eraclides (Winter  LoveIsland)
Luke Trotman  (Love Island – Winter Edition)
Callum Izzard (Ibiza Weekender)
Dean Gaffney (Celebs Go Dating)
Jordan Davies (Ibiza Weekender)
Shaun Wallace (The Chase)
Nas Majeed (Winter LoveIsland)
Mike Boateng (LoveIsland)
Callum Jones (LoveIsland)
Finley Tapp (LoveIsland)
Wayne Lineker (Celebs Go Dating)
Tom Zanetti (Celebs Go Dating)
Malique Thompson-Dwyer (Celebs Go Dating)
James Locke (Celebs Go Dating)
Thomas Skinner (The Apprentice)

Best Performance 2021  sponsored by Jude Boutique
Dancepoint (The Greatest Dancer)
Megan Mckenna (Celebrity XFactor )
Nabil Abdulrashid (Britain’s Got Talent)
Sean Conolly (The Voice UK)
Max and Harvey (Celebrity XFactor)
Zindzi Thomas (The Voice UK)
Jon Courtney  (BGT)
Blessing Chitapa (The Voice UK)
Claudillea Holloway (The Voice UK)
Riki Lake (Celebrity XFactor)
So Diva’s (The Voice UK)
Nicola Roberts (The Masked Singer UK)
Alex Buckley (The Voice UK)
Lois Moodie (The Voice UK)

Best Dating Show 2021 sponsored by LDUK Beauty
Take Me Out
Celebs Go Dating
First Dates
Dinner Date
100% Hotter
Celeb Ex on the Beach
Love Island – Winter Edition – Winter Edition
Too Hot to Handle
Five Guys a Week
Naked Attraction
Arrange me a marriage

Celebrity Personality of the Year 2021 sponsored by Danielle Styles Boutique
Kevin McCloud (Grand Designs)
Anna Richardson (Naked Attraction)
Susanna Reid (Good Morning Britain)
Ian Wright ( I’m a Celebrity..)
Laura Whitmore (Love Island)
Christine Lampard (Lorraine)
Tom Jones (The Voice UK)
Cheryl (The Greatest Dancer )
Jacqueline Jossa (I’m a celebrity get me…out of here)
Dean Gaffney (Celebs Go Dating)
Nicole Sealey (Real Housewives of Cheshire)
Lorraine Kelly (Lorraine)
Charlotte Crosby (Just Tattoo of us)
Will I Am (The Voice UK)

Best Business Show 2021
Money for Nothing
The Apprentice
Dragons’ Den
Bargain Hunt
Shop Well for Less
Posh Hotels with Sally & Nigel
Grand Designs
The Repair Shop
Cash in the Spare Room
Going from Broke
Escape to the Chateau

Most Inspiring TV Show 2021 sponsored by Pimentae Drinks
Good Morning Britain
Stacey Dooley: On the Psych Ward
Million Pound Menu
The Great British Baking Show
Our Finest Hours
Captain Tom’s War
Richard & Judy: Keep Reading and Carry On
How to Keep Your Dog Happy at Home
My New Greek Life
Ben Fogle: Make a New Life in the Country
Rio and Kate: Becoming A Stepfamily
Britain’s Most Expensive Home: Building for a Billionaire
Ross Kemp: Britain’s Volunteer Army

Best Reality TV Judge 2021 sponsored by Hallie + Harlow
Bruno Tonioli (Strictly Come Dancing)
Will I Am (The Voice UK)
Nicole Scherzinger (Celebrity XFactor)
Olly Murs (The Voice UK)
Touker Suleyman (Dragon’s Den)
Jonathan Ross (The Masked Singer UK)
Andi Oliver (Great British Menu)
Romesh Ranganathan (Judge Romesh)
Peter Jones (Dragon’s Den)
Tom Jones ( The Voice UK)
Cheryl (The Greatest Dancer)
Davina McCall ( The Masked Singer)
Motsi Mabuse (Strictly Come Dancing)
Rita Ora (The Masked Singer UK)

Best TV Presenter 2021 sponsored by D & Co Weaves
Julia Bradbury (The Greek Islands with Julia Bradbury)
Holly Willoughby (This Morning)
Stephen Mulhern (Catchphrase)
Laura Whitmore (Love Island)
Susanna Reid (Good Morning Britain)
Mo Gilligan (The Lateish Show)
Jason Manford (First and Last)
Andi Peters (Lorraine)
Ross Kemp (Welcome to HMP Belmarsh with Ross Kemp)
Joel Dommett (The Masked Singer UK)
Anne Hergerty (Britain’s Brightest Celebrity Family)
Cherry Healey (10 Years Younger in 10 Days)
Jane McDonald (Cruising with Jane McDonald and Jane & Friends)
Rylan Clark Neal (Supermarket Sweep)
Anita Rani (Britain’s Best Parents)

Reality Personality of the Year 2021 sponsored by S8 Eye Candy
Fred Sirieix (First Dates)
Seema Malhotra (Real Housewives of Cheshire)
CiCi Coleman (First Dates)
Joey Essex (Celebrity Go Dating)
Riva Vatsaloo (Ibiza Weekender)
Dick Strawbridge (Escape to the Chateau)
Jordan Davies (Ibiza Weekender)
Chloe Meadows (TOWIE)
Amelia Mist (Made in Chelsea)
Luke M  (Love Island – Winter Edition)
Thomas Skinner (The Apprentice)
Yazmin Oukhellou (TOWIE)
Angel Strawbridge (Escape to the Chateau)
Olivia Attwood (TOWIE)
Tanya Bardsley (Real Housewives of Cheshire)
David Potts (Ibiza Weekender)

Best Game Show
Supermarket Sweep
Don’t Hate the Playaz
Britain’s Brightest Celebrity Family
Beat the Chasers
First and Last

Best Talk Show  sponsored by Mark Hill Hair
Good Morning Britain
Loose Women
This Morning
The One Show
The Lateish Show with Mo Gilligan
The Great Indoors
Richard & Judy: Keep Reading and Carry On
Home Alone with Joel Dommett
Socially Distant with Susan Calman
Peter Crouch: Save Our Summer
Kermode and Mayo’s Home Entertainment Service

Best Social Experiment Show sponsored by UNITFOUR
Absolutely Ascot
Celebrity Big Brother
100% Hotter
Just Tattoo of Us
Geordie Shore
SAS: Who Dares Wins
Celeb Ex on the Beach
Love Island – Winter Edition
Celebrity Gogglebox
Too Hot To Handle
Five Guys a Week
My New Greek Life

Best Production Company
Viacom International Studios UK
Lime Pictures
Studio Lambert
Twenty Twenty
Wall to Wall Media
Endemol Shine UK
Fremantle Media

Best Fashion & Makeup Show  sponsored by Routes Hair
Say Yes to the Dress UK
100% Hotter
Tattoo Fixers
Just Tattoo of Us
How to Look Good Naked
10 Years Younger in 10 Days
You Are What You Wear
Bring Back the Bush: Where Did All the Pubic Hair Go?

Voting is live now until the 15th of July 2021 @ www.nationalrealitytvawards.org/voting

Winners will be announced on the 22nd of July 2021




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