Eastenders actor Khali Best who plays the character of Dexter, has won the gong for Best Newcomer at the National Television Awards.
The talented actor wore a stylish black suit, with a black shirt and bowtie and appeared to be in shock when he went up to collect his prize.
Khali, who joined the soap last year, beat Emmerdale’s Michelle Hardwick, Hollyoaks’ Anna Passey and Coronation Street’s Marc Baylis to win the title.
2014 NATIONAL TELEVISION AWARDS – FULL LIST OF WINNERS
- Best Talent Show – Strictly Come Dancing
- Best Serial Drama – Coronation Street
- Best Comedy – Mrs. Brown’s Boys
- Best Drama – Doctor Who
- Best Drama Performance – Matt Smith (Doctor Who)
- Best Factual Entertainment – Paul O’Grady: For The Love Of Dogs
- Best Daytime Show – This Morning
- Best Newcomer – Khali Best (EastEnders)
- Best Serial Drama Performance – Julia Hesmondhalgh (Coronation Street)
- Best Documentary Series – Educating Yorkshire
- Best Entertainment Presenter – Ant and Dec
- Best Entertainment Programme – I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!
- Best TV Detective – Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock)
- Landmark Award – Ant and Dec