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Apple TV+ nominated for nine Royal Television Society awards

“Bad Sisters” Mermen and ABC Signature for Apple TV+

‘Slow Horses’ and ‘Bad Sisters’ top Apple TV+ nominations for the UK’s Royal Television Society Craft and Design Awards 2022.

“This year has been another extraordinary year for the industry where we have celebrated and commemorated many key moments together,” said awards chairman Ade Rawcliffe in an announcement. “The RTS Craft & Design nominations rightly highlight the exceptional talent, range of voices and skills we have in the UK content production industry, and with the introduction of the new Production Management category, for which we received fantastic submissions, we are further extending the reach and recognition that these awards provide.”

“Slow Horses” and “Bad Sisters” compete in the Music – Original Title category. “Slow Horses,” made by See Saw Films for Apple TV+, features a main theme from Mick Jagger and the series’ music composer Daniel Pemberton.

“Bad Sisters”, the Merman and ABC Signature production for Apple, has its main theme by Tim Phillips and PJ Harvey. They are also nominated for Music – Original Score, for the same series.

The comedy “Trying” is nominated for Sound – Entertainment and Not Dramatic. While “Prehistoric Planet”, from BBC Studios for Apple, is up for production design – Entertainment and not drama, plus effects.