How to attend the Bafta TV Awards 2019 red carpet and meet your favourite stars in person


THE Bafta TV Awards is returning and Graham Norton is expected to host this year’s ceremony on 12 May 2019.
Shows such as BBC’s Bodyguard and ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent Are nominated, and you can guarantee the stars will be there too! Care to know how to attend the red carpet and meet your favorite celebrity? Keep reading…

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Graham Norton will host this year’s ceremony on 12 May, 2019
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How can I meet the celebrities on the red carpet?

The British Academy Television Awards are unlike any other award ceremony, as they actually encourage viewers to apply for tickets to attend the red carpet.

Of course, that doesn’t actually mean you get to walk the carpet. Instead, you’ll be standing in a “viewing area” as the celebrities walk past and usually welcome the opportunity of having a selfie taken with them.

It seems like quite the fun experience, particularly if you’ve been watching plenty of television shows as of late.

BAFTA writes on their official website that guests will need to obtain a wristband, which you can only receive after having filled out a form on their designated page.

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There will be two public viewing areas: general red carpet and viewing area for disabled people.

Depending on your given circumstance – and/or the people that are coming along – you’ll have to take that into consideration when applying.

You’d pick one of the two options on BAFTA’s website and fill out the required details to obtain a certain wristband. Consider this as your VIP accessory for the evening.

“Information will be made available on this page on Saturday 11 May at 10.00 GMT,” BAFTA’s official website reads, meaning that fans will have to visit the page on that date for their chance to win wristbands to the extravagant event.

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As mentioned, Graham Norton will be hosting the show with the likes of Doctor Who and Bodyguard earning nominations in multiple categories.

All of Britain’s biggest television stars will be attending the awards ceremony, and you definitely don’t want to miss being there!

Alesha Dixon, David Walliams, Holly Willoughby are just some of the notable names attending this year, and that’s aside from the dozens of cast members that’ll be attending.


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