The Missing and Humans up for Best Drama award

Two dramas that feature visual effects work by The Flying Colour Company (TFCC) have been nominated for Broadcast Awards.

Humans, the Kudos Film and Television production for Channel 4, and The Missing (New Pictures and Company Pictures for BBC1), are both shortlisted in the Best Drama Series or Serial category where they will battle it out with Doctor Foster, No Offence, Poldark and Wolf Hall.

TFCC did all of the VFX work – including the Synth eyes – on Humans and both the VFX and online for The Missing.

TFCC managing director Simon Wilkinson said: “We would like to congratulate the producers, directors, DoPs, editorial teams and everyone within both production companies for The Missing and Humans for the nominations. We really enjoyed and appreciated the opportunity to work on these high-end and sophisticated dramas. Both production teams were fantastic to work with and we wish them every success at the awards.”

The shortlist for Best Drama Series or Serial is:

  • Doctor Foster, Drama Republic for BBC One
  • Humans, Kudos Film and Television for Channel 4
  • The Missing, New Pictures and Company Pictures for BBC One
  • No Offence, AbbottVision for Channel 4
  • Poldark, Mammoth Screen and Masterpiece for BBC One
  • Wolf Hall, Company Pictures for BBC Two

For a full Broadcast Awards shortlist visit:

The Broadcast Awards 2016 takes place at the Grosvenor House hotel on 10 February.