1986 British Academy Awards
BAFTA TV Award: Best Actor [Bob Peck] - winner
BAFTA TV Award: Best Drama Series/Serial [Martin Campbell, Michael Wearing] - winner
BAFTA TV Award: Best Film Cameraman [Andrew Dunn] - winner
BAFTA TV Award: Best Film Editor [Ardan Fisher, Dan Rae] - winner
BAFTA TV Award: Best Original Television Music [Eric Clapton, Michael Kamen] - winner
BAFTA TV Award: Best Actor [Joe Don Baker] - nominated
BAFTA TV Award: Best Actress [Joanne Whalley] - nominated
Above Information from FANTASTIC FILM AND TELEVISION
Edge of Darkness was recently voted no. 15 in the BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE ALL TIME TOP 100 TELEVISION PROGRAMMES.
In February 2002 top Sci-Fi/Fantasy magazine Dreamwatch listed their 100 GREATEST MOMENTS IN SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY. Clocking in at number 75 was:
Edge Of Darkness
Raid On Northmoor
Fantastic 1985 mini-series starring the late, great Bob Peck as grief-stricken detective Ron Craven drawn into the heart of a nuclear nightmare. Featuring one of British television's most-sustained suspense sequences, Craven's raid on the Northmoor reprocessing plant with Joe Don Baker's Darius Jedburgh in tow, it still stands up today.