ONE honours the best TV moments from 2002
best TV moments of 2002 were revealed tonight (Saturday 1 February
2003) in BBC ONE's live award show, 2002 TV Moments.
Ross hosted the evening in front of a celebrity audience which included
many of the faces that enraged, exasperated and entertained us over
the last 12 months.
also invited viewers to choose, from the winners of the seven categories,
their overall Golden Moment of 2002. The vote went to the Best Soap
Moment - Kacey Ainsworth's portrayal of Little Mo in EastEnders.
winners, from across the terrestrial channels, were:
Soap Moment was given to Kacey Ainsworth for her portrayal of Little
Mo in EastEnders where she tells Trevor what she thinks of him;
Sporting Moment went to the British women's curling team for their
fantastic victory at the Winter Olympics;
Drama Moment was presented to the programme Conspiracy for the moment
where Eichmann (Stanley Tucci) and Heydrich (Kenneth Brannagh) outline
the plans for the mechanised wholesale slaughter of the Jews;
Reality Moment was given to Rhona Cameron for her now famous "Sometimes..."
speech in the jungle reality show I'm a Celebrity Get Me Outta Here;
Entertainment Moment went to Angus Deayton after he became the target
on Have I Got News For You, after newspaper revelations about his
Factual Moment was presented to the Wildlife Special team for the
amazing footage of a 30 foot Python devouring an antelope whole,
in the programme Serpent;
Comedy Moment went to The Office and was presented to Uwen Macintosh,
who plays Keith, for the moment when David Brent tries to complete
his employees assessment form.
winners were decided from viewing panels acrosss the nation and
an industry panel of judges.
winners were picked from the following nominations:
Programme: EastEnders (BBC)
Description: It's Halloween and Trevor has finally got Mo just where
he wants her. He is about to begin abusing her again but Mo has
had enough and tells him in no uncertain terms what she thinks about
him and their life together.
Programme: EastEnders (BBC)
Description: Steve Owen is trapped with Phil Mitchell's daughter
in a burning car. Phil Mitchell rescues his daughter but stands
back and does nothing as the car explodes.
Programme: Coronation Street (ITV)
Description: Scheming Richard kills his wife with a shovel at his
new development of flats.
Programme: Brookside (Channel 4)
Description: Anthony Murray is being bullied again by Imelda Clough.
She chases him into the woods where Anthony finally snaps and fights
back. In the melee he pushes her into a pond and in a rage drowns
Programme: Winter Olympics 2002 - Britains women curling team win
Description: The unknown sport of curling grips the nation as the
British woman win the gold medal with the very last stone.
England v Argentina - World Cup 2002
Description: Owen's fouled in the area and England captain, David
Beckham, puts the penalty away to set up an historic victory over
Programme: Chicago Marathon - Paula Radcliffe smashes the woman's
Description: Paula Radcliffe breasts the tape in a world record
time to top off a memorable year. Her dominate performance was described
by Brendon Foster as the best run he has ever seen.
Programme: Europeans win the Ryder Cup 2002
Description: Paul McGinley's six foot putt on the last green secures
an unlikely victory for the European team.
Gathering Storm (BBC)
Description: Winston Churchill (Albert Finney) is interrupted by
his butler Inches (Ronnie Barker) whilst dictating a letter. Churchill
flies off the handle and tells Inches that he is a very rude man
to which Inches replies that he is a "silly old bugger".
Conspiracy: Meeting at Wannsee (BBC)
Description: Eichmann (Stanley Tucci) and Heydrich (Kenneth Branagh)
outline the plans for the mechanised wholesale slaughter of the
Jews. A plan that in the words of Heydrich would "astonish"
Auf Wiedersehen Pet (BBC)
Description: Oz (Jimmy Nail) and Moxy (Christopher Fairbank) are
mucking around on a bike like Butch and the Sundance Kid. Barry
(Timothy Spall) points out that the incidence of testicular cancer
is far greater in bike riders than any other group. The boys try
and dismiss it but then gingerly inspect their crown jewels.
Bloody Sunday (ITV)
Description: MP Ivan Cooper (James Nesbit) holds a press conference
in the aftermath of the Bloody Sunday shootings. Deeply affected
he warns the British Government that they will "reap the whirlwind"
of their actions.
Programme: Big Brother 3 (Channel 4)
Description: Sandy makes his escape from the house cheered on by
the other housemates.
Programme: Lad's Army (ITV) - 21st Century men experience 1950's
Description: The recruits are on parade in their billet. Two recruits
mistakenly stand by the same bed. Sgt Major Nuarkis accuses them
of being "poofters" and forces them to lie on the bed
together "like lovers".
I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here (ITV)
Description: Rhona Cameron delivers her "sometimes" speech
summing up, in her opinion, the relative qualities of her camp mates.
Programme: Pop Idol (ITV)
Description: Will Young unexpectedly beats Gareth Gates and wins
Description: Robin Williams does his impression of George Bush Senior
- "John Wayne with a tight arse".
What Not To Wear Celebrity Special (BBC)
Description: Trinny and Susannah suggest alternatives to Jeremy
Clarkson's wardrobe with very little success. Every suggested outfit
is "shot down in flames" by Jeremy causing an exasperated
Trinny to ask him why he agreed to appear on the programme.
Programme: Have I Got News For You (BBC)
Description: Angus Deayton hosting the first show back after the
newspaper revelations. He intros the show and gets through the first
question without a peep from either Hislop or Merton. Suddenly,
Hislop pulls out a copy of the News of the World and a session of
prolonged but funny haranguing takes place.
Programme: Graham Norton (Channel 4)
Description: Guest Dustin Hoffmann is asked to call a mobile phone
specially left in a London Cab equipped with a hidden camera. The
unsuspecting passenger who answers can't quite believe who he is
Programme: Wildlife Special: Serpent (BBC)
Description: Extraordinary footage of a giant 30 foot Python devouring
a whole antelope. Includes footage taken from inside the throat
of the snake to reveal the last moments of this giant reptile's
Programme: Nap Attack (BBC) - The condition of narcolepsy and its
Description: Widow Margaret, a lifelong sufferer, humorously describes
the problems she encounters trying to run meetings for the Narcolepsy
Charity when the committee members are all fellow sufferers. Votes
are difficult as many members fall asleep half way through proposals
and at least three people have to take the minutes to ensure that
the entire meeting is covered.
Panorama - the corruption of racing (BBC)
Description: Reporter Andy Davies confronts top horse trainer Jimmy
Fitzgerald in his yard over a letter from bookie Victor Chandler
promising a no lose betting account in return for sure fire tips.
Fitzgerald reacts angrily as the evidence is presented to him, ripping
the letter out of Davies hand and storming off.
Faking It - Drag Queen (Channel 4) - Spence Bowdler, ex naval officer
to Drag Queen
Description: Spence is asked to put on a dress for the first time
and has a panic attack asking for the filming to be stopped and
walks out. His mentor relates how upset he was by this but finally
we see Spence return to try on the dress before rehearsing his show-stopping
number All That Jazz.
Programme: The Office (BBC)
Description: David Brent (Ricky Gervais) has terrible trouble getting
Keith (Ewen MacIntosh) to understand and complete his employees
Programme: The Office (BBC)
Description: David Brent (Ricky Gervais) demonstrates his "Flashdance/MC
Hammer" fusion dance moves.
Programme: Smack the Pony (Channel 4)
Description: Woman drives into a completely empty car park but after
numerous attempts to park the car within a marked bay, she gives
up and abandons the car right in the middle before going shopping.
Programme: Phoenix Nights (Channel 4)
Description: Club owner Brian Potter (Peter Kay) is outraged to
discover that a bouncy castle he's ordered for a kid's fete was
bought from a Dutch Gay Festival and comes attached with a huge
inflatable cock and balls. The sellers try to convince him that
by draping a tarpaulin over it the kids will think it's a large
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