Cillian Murphy and Aidan Turner set to go head to head at the TV Choice Awards

Peaky Blinders and Poldark are among the TV nominations


Cillian Murphy and Aidan Turner are set to go head to head at this year’s TV Choice Awards.

Peaky Blinders and Poldark have both been nominated in the Best Drama Series category.

The Irish actors are also both up for Best Actor, and Peaky Blinders scored a third nomination as Helen McCrory is up for Best Actress.


Aidan Turner plays Ross Poldark in the hit BBC drama, and the Irish actor stars alongside Eleanor Tomlinson and Ruby Bentall.

The TV series is based on novels of the same title, written by Winston Graham.

Cillian Murphy plays Tommy Shelby in crime drama Peaky Blinders.

The TV series follows the exploits of the Shelby family, and was created by Steven Knight.

Cillian stars alongside Helen McCrory, Paul Anderson and Sam Neill in the hit TV show.