Normal People stars Paul Mescal and Daisy Edgar-Jones will be among the award presenters at the BAFTA TV Awards this Friday on BBC One.

The stars of the hit drama will join host Richard Ayoade for the socially-distanced awards ceremony, which will be shown live on BBC One on Friday from 7:00pm.

Also helping host Ayoade in the studio on the night will be Greg Davies, Himesh Patel, Nina Sosanya and Stacey Dooley while Chris O'D owd, David Tennant, Michael Sheen and The Muppets' Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy will be among those presenting virtually via videolink.

Richard Ayoade is the host on the night

There is plenty of Irish interest in the categories.

Andrew Scott is among the contenders for the BAFTA Must-See Moment award for his role as the 'hot priest' opposite Phoebe Waller-Bridge in Fleabag. The award is voted for by the public.

Andrew Scott and Phoebe Waller-Bridge in Fleabag

Graham Norton is nominated for Best Entertainment Performance for The Graham Norton Show. His series is also vying for the Comedy Entertainment Programme award.

Helen Behan is among the nominees for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in The Virtues. Sharon Horgan's Catastrophe is shortlisted for Best Scripted Comedy, as is Lisa McGee's Derry Girls.

Elizabeth is Missing, directed by Irish director Aisling Walsh, is among the nominees for Best Single Drama.

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