Peter Capaldi features in the Actor category for his performance in Dark Water, whilst co-star Jenna Coleman receives her Actress nomination for her performance in Kill The Moon.
The show is also up for three technical awards - Editing (Will Oswald, Dark Water), Special and Visual Effects (Last Christmas) and Titles and Graphic Identity for Doctor Who's revamped titles sequence first introduced in the Series 8 opening episode Deep Breath.
The full list of nominees for the categories in which Doctor Who is nominated is as follows:
ACTOR sponsored by AUDI
- Richard Harrington – DCI Tom Mathias in Y Gwyll/Hinterland – Fiction Factory / S4C
- Peter Capaldi – The Doctor in Doctor Who: Dark Water – BBC Wales / BBC One
- Rhys Ifans – Captain Cat in Dan y Wenallt – fFatti fFilms / S4C
- Jenna Coleman – Clara Oswald in Doctor Who: Kill the Moon – BBC Wales / BBC One
- Mali Harries – DI Mared Rhys in Y Gwyll/Hinterland – Fiction Factory / S4C
- Rhian Morgan – Gwen Lloyd in Gwaith/Cartref – Fiction Factory / S4C
EDITING sponsored by Gorilla
- John Richards – Da Vinci’s Demons - Adjacent Productions/Phantom Four Films / FOX
- Will Oswald – Doctor Who: Dark Water – BBC Wales / BBC One
- John Richards – Jack to a King: The Swansea Story – YJB Films Ltd
SPECIAL AND VISUAL EFFECTS sponsored by University of Wales Trinity St David
- A Poet in New York - BBC Cymru Wales/Modern Television / BBC Two – Bait Studio
- Da Vinci’s Demons - Adjacent Productions, Phantom Four Films / FOX – Production Team
- Doctor Who: Last Christmas – BBC Wales / BBC One – Production Team
TITLES AND GRAPHIC IDENTITY sponsored by AGFX
- Doctor Who: Deep Breath – BBC Wales / BBC One – Production Team
- Jack to a King: The Swansea Story – YJB Films Ltd – Bait Studio
- Y Gwyll/Hinterland – Fiction Factory / S4C – Sarah Breese
The winners will be announced at a ceremony at St David's Hall, Cardiff on Sunday 27th September.
[Source: BAFTA Cymru]