Paul Mescal dedicates his BAFTA TV award win to Daisy Edgar-Jones

Paul Mescal, an Irish actor, has received a Bafta TV Award for his role as Connell in the acclaimed TV series Normal People.

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John Boyega (Small Axe), Josh O’Connor (The Crown), Paapa Essiedu (I May Destroy You), Shaun Parkes (Small Axe), and Waleed Zuaiter (Small Axe) were among the finalists (Baghdad Central).
When Element Pictures’ adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People aired in April 2020 on RTÉ One, the BBC, and streaming provider Hulu, it was a big smash on both sides of the Atlantic.

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I May Destroy You is incredible. The Crown with Josh O’Connor, who I’m obsessed with.” – Paul Mescal on what TV shows he’s been watching recently

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From the conclusion of their school days in Sligo through their college years at Trinity College, the 12-part romance drama followed Connell and Marianne (Daisy Edgar-Jones) as they negotiated maturity in contemporary Ireland and their tumultuous relationship.

Paul Mescal, an Irish actor, has received a Bafta TV Award for his role as Connell in the acclaimed TV series Normal People. John Boyega (Small Axe)

Mescal said he felt he knew Connell and could relate to him on a lot of levels in an interview earlier this week.

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Mescal added, “I sympathise with the situations he’s been in, and I also see my friends in him.”

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