Doctor Who content wins two Royal Television Society Awards

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Two Doctor Who-related productions were nominated for the 2020 Royal Television Society West of England Awards and both won in their categories.

The The Doctor Who Cookbook – Revisited by Moon Balloon Productions won for Factual Entertainment and Features. The video cookbook was included in the special features for Doctor Who The Collection Season 23 Blu-ray.

The feature includes amusing cooking segments featuring Colin Baker, Nicola Bryant, Frazer Hines, Janet Fielding, Sarah Sutton, Bonnie Langford, Terry Molloy (Davros) and Michael Jayston (the Valeyard) recreating recipes from the 1985 Doctor Who Cookbook while sharing tales of Doctor Who filming. Comedian Toby Hadoke presented each segment with commentary from India Fisher.

The animated recreation of the missing Doctor Who episode The Macra Terror by Sun and Moon Studios won for Best Animated Programme. The Macra Terror animation was released on DVD and Blu-ray in March of 2019.

Presented by Deborah Frances-White, The Royal Television Society West of England Awards streamed live online September 3.