Bafta TV Awards 2012 nominees: Leading Actor – who should win?

Benedict Cumberbatch, Dominic West, John Simm and Joseph Gilgun are all up - vote for the one you think should win

Benedict Cumberbatch, star of BBC1’s Sherlock, has been nominated in the Leading Actor category in this year’s Bafta TV Awards, alongside Dominic West (pictured), for his portrayal of serial killer Fred West in ITV mini-series Appropriate Adult, John Simm in BBC1 thriller Exile and newcomer Joseph Gilgun in Shane Meadows’s Channel 4 drama This Is England ’88.


It’s a tough field – and the decision is Bafta’s, of course – but who do you think should win? Vote in our poll below and let us know.