Dermot O’Leary begins the countdown to the National Television Awards – video

The excitable X Factor host warms up for 2013's NTA ceremony in an exclusive clip


Dermot O’Leary’s positively bursting with excitement about 2013’s National Television Awards. Due to be held at London’s 02 Arena on Wednesday 23 January, the ceremony promises its great mix of big-stars, high spirits and top-notch entertainment.  Here’s what he’s got to say…


While voting for the show is now closed, fans can still see the awards shortlists on the NTA website from Tuesday 8 January 2013. The 2013 National Television Awards will be broadcast live on ITV1 on Wednesday 23 January.