Taskmaster wins Best Entertainment Programme at Broadcast Awards 2018


Thursday 8 February 2018

Described by the judges as "innovative," "fun," "highly original" and "incredibly clever," UKTV's Taskmaster won a Broadcast Award last night for Best Entertainment Programme.

The broadcaster was proud to announce last month that the show was one of Dave's top 10 shows in 2017 and was also the most watched show on UKTV Play.

Richard Watsham, direction of commissioning at UKTV said, "We couldn't be more excited that one of our favourite shows has been recognised by Broadcast. We love working on Taskmaster with Greg and Alex and the amazing comedians who take part each series. We only hope that viewers enjoy watching it as much as we enjoy working on it with the brilliant team at Avalon. Long may its charm continue to entertain the nation and a huge congratulations to everyone involved."