Jason Isaacs Update: BAFTA TV Nomination, Jonathan Ross TV Show Appearance

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Mar 24, 2009

Posted by SueTLC

It’s officially spring, the weather is starting to improve (somewhat) here in the US, and so this editors thoughts turn to…Jason Isaacs ;) As such, I gladly herald the news that Jason has been nominated as Best Actor for his role in the UK program “The Curse of Steptoe” today by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Also nominated was UK audio book narrator (and twitter blogger extraordinaire) Stephen Fry in the “Entertainment Performance” for his work hosting the QI quiz show program on the BBC. Finally the popular series “Doctor Who” which stars David Tennant (Barty Crouch, Jr.) has been nominated in the best “Drama Series” category. The BAFTA Television Awards will be presented on Sunday, April 26th in London England. Congratulations Jason and Stephen!

On a related note, actor Jason Isaacs will be the guest on the Friday Night with Jonathan Ross program on Friday, April 3rd. He is mentioned as “Harry Potter actor,” but we do not know if he will discuss his return appearance as Lucius Malfoy in Deathly Hallows or what the topics of discussion will involve. Anyone who can capture video of the show which airs in the UK on BBC One at 10:35pm, please send it in.





36 Responses to Jason Isaacs Update: BAFTA TV Nomination, Jonathan Ross TV Show Appearance

Avatar Imagephantomdave79 says: Congratulations to all!Avatar ImageMoose_Starr says: Awesome news :) Stephen Fry and Jason Isaacs are amazing actors and totally deserve their award nominations, so I dont know the shows they're nominated for but, if their performances are anything like we know & love, I just know they're totally awesome. Avatar Imagemaera-kyrie says: Jason deserves it. He's a fantastic actor. My favourite villain-actor, I think. :)Avatar Imagemiriamk says: Thanks for the heads up about Jason's appearance of Wossy! Can't wait to see that. Jason is incredibly funny and sweet in interviews. And congrats to him for his Bafta nom. The Curse of Steptoe was one of my fave dramas from last year. Also congrats to David Tennant, he has Doctor Who AND Einstein and Eddington (he starred in both) nominated. Avatar Imagelau399 says: I'm so happy for him. He is an amazing actor!! Congratulations!!!!Avatar ImageAttolia says: Cool. I'm glad. He's fantastic. :-)Avatar Imagelunaspec_gimmy says: Awesome. :) I'll have to watch that Jonathan Ross show, even if it means putting up with... well.. Jonathan Ross. ;pAvatar Imagemugglemom4 says: Sue I know you are so Squeeful for the Jason Isaac's news!Avatar ImageProfessor Cassandra says: Go Jason! I hope he wins! :)Avatar ImageProfessor Cassandra says: Go Jason! I hope he wins! :)Avatar ImageFleur-de- Lily says: Awesome. Avatar ImageSTARZOE says: yipppeeee, he will be on jonathan ross!!!! cant wait!!Avatar Imagesupergirlinfrance says: YAY ! all the more reason to watch friday night with jonathon ross!Avatar ImageDobbyandWinky says: Congrats!Avatar ImageNeil in Scotland says: Jason on Jonathan Ross?? Great!! That will be VERY funny!!!Avatar ImageLonds says: Yay! I love Friday Night With Jonathan Ross! It is going to be awsome and really funny ;DAvatar ImageGarden State Geek says: He's a good actor and a good-looking man. Avatar Imagespicefan1978 says: Congrats!Avatar Imagestevenk12468 says: Congratsss...Great actor...Avatar Imagesunshine123 says: love jonathon ross. another reason to watch it yaya. love jasonAvatar ImageErinM says: Good for him! Well deserved.Avatar Imagehermyone08 says: Congratulations on the nominations! Avatar ImageNargleCatcher says: Cool, Congrats! Thats greaat.Avatar Imagecheeserpleaser says: Congratulations to him.Avatar ImageSlytherinDragoon says: Wonderful!Avatar ImageSidish_black6 says: Congrats n good luck. . . ;)Avatar Imagered_7849 says: Congratulations, Jason. You deserve it. Hope you win it.Avatar ImageCool Grandma2 says: I always knew Jason was a terrific actor. He plays villians so well long before he became our Mr. Malfoy.Avatar ImageGloria says: Congrats to all our nominees!!! They all deserve a great big BAFTA. Can't wait to see the lovely Jason with Jonathan Ross :-) !!!!!!!!!! David Tennant has been my favourite Dr. Who, and I'm going to miss him a lot. As for the amazing, incredible, wonderful Stephen Fry, QI is the BEST show ever done in the history of television, and I'm not exaggerating :-D, ha, ha! That recent episode with Emma Thompson, and John Sessions doing an impression of Alan Rickman, has already become legendary.Avatar Imagelilhpchick20 says: He is such a great guy and actor. I love him!!!Avatar Imagehannah abbot says: i'll be watching on friday night :) i bet it'll be really funny :)Avatar Imagebadger666 says: Congratulations to everyone. Go Jason! I hope you win.Avatar Imagex_Potter_Lover_Forever_x says: Congrats to all and yay I always watch Jonantan Ross can't wait to see Jason on it hopefully he will discuss a bit of HP and should be wvery funny! x Avatar Imagesnapealicious says: Jason is such a great actor.Avatar ImageLeander21 says: Go jason!!!!!!Avatar ImageKimberlyZ says: @ professor cassandra what you said! :D

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