Hinterland wins 3 Bafta Cymru Awards


Congratulations are in order for the Welsh crime drama Hinterland, which has won three Bafta Cymru Awards at the event on Sunday evening.

The series saw Richard Stoddard win Best Photography and Lightning, Jeff Murphy win Best Writer and Marc Evans win the Best Fiction Director award. The series was also nominated for Best Editing, Sound, Costume Design, Television Drama, Actor and Actress but lost out to Dafydd Hunt, Tim Cynhyrchn, Jilly Thornley, Sherlock, Tom Riley and Rhian Blythe respectively.

Hinterland sees actor Richard Harrington, portray DCI Tom Mathias, who moves from London to Aberystwyth. Whilst dealing with his own personal demons he also begins to investigate a series of mysterious crimes from the surrounding area.

Series One of Hinterland is available on DVD here.