The 2018 British Soap Awards are on their way with voting on the long-list of nominees now open.
The 2018 British Soap Awards will take place in June but already you can have your first say on who should get the top gongs.
Celebrating another mammoth year in soap opera, the awards will look back on twelve months of murder, mystery, make-ups, break ups, trials, tribulations and tears.
The five biggest soaps - Coronation Street, Doctors, EastEnders, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks - will be battling it out to win recognition for their work over the past year. Stars from all five soaps will be hitting the red carpet for the most star-studded and glamorous event in the soap calendar later in the year.
Hosted by Phillip Schofield, the awards will be presented by an array of well-known faces from across the TV and showbiz world.
But who will get them?
There are 15 awards voted for either by the public or a panel of expert judges.
You can vote for free online NOW via the official website for the long-list of nominees.
Best Actor, Best Actress and Best British Soap are all voted for by the public.
Meanwhile, the judges will vote for the other awards. These are Villain of the Year, Best Single Episode, Best Male Dramatic Performance, Best Female Dramatic Performance, Best Comedy Performance, Best Young Actor, Scene of the Year, Best On-Screen Partnership, Best Newcomer and Best Storyline.
In addition, The winners of the Outstanding Achievement and Tony Warren awards will be announced on the night.
Meanwhile, tickets to watch the ceremony in person will be made available soon.