TV dance talent competition Got to Dance and ‘performance documentary’ Pineapple Dance Studios on Sky One have been nominated for Broadcast Awards.

Pineapple Dance Studios by Pulse Films has been nominated in the Best Popular Factual Programme category, while Got to Dance by Princess Productions is nominated in the Best Entertainment Programme category, facing competition from the 2010 winner, X-Factor.

The Broadcast Awards, run by Broadcast Magazine, is held annually to recognise and reward excellence in programme-making.

The winners are due to be announced in February at the Grosvenor Park Hotel.

Broadcast Awards 2011 nominations

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Best Popular Factual Programme
Pineapple Dance Studios – Pulse Films for Sky1 HD
Embarrassing Bodies – Maverick Television for Channel 4
Inside Incredible Athletes – Renegade Pictures for Channel 4
James May’s Toy Stories – Plum Pictures for BBC Two
Mary Queen of Shops – Optomen Television for BBC Two
The Day the Immigrants Left – Leopard Films for BBC One

Best Entertainment Programme
Got to Dance – Shine TV/Princess Productions for Sky1 HD
Come Dine With Me – ITV Studios for Channel 4
John Bishop’s Britain – Objective Productions / Three Amigos for BBC One
Must be the Music – Princess Productions for Sky1 HD
The Cube – Objective Productions for ITV1
The X Factor – talkbackTHAMES/Syco TV for ITV1