2011 Dagger Award Winners (Part 2)

On October 7 in London, the Crime Writers’ Association (CWA), announced the winners for the second batch of 2011 CWA Dagger Awards and for the 2011 Specsavers Crime Thriller Awards as follows:

CWA Gold Dagger: Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter, by Tom Franklin (Pan)

CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger: The Lock Artist, by Steve Hamilton (Orion)


CWA John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger: Before I Go to Sleep, by S.J. Watson (Doubleday)

ITV3 People’s Bestseller Dagger: Dead Man’s Grip, by Peter James (Macmillan)

The Film Dagger: True Grit (Paramount Pictures)

The TV Dagger: Case Histories (Ruby Films, BBC One)

The International TV Dagger: The Killing (Arrow Films, BBC4)

Best Actor Dagger: Idris Elba for Luther (BBC One)

Best Actress Dagger: Sofie Grabol for The Killing (Arrow Films, BBC4)

Best Supporting Actor Dagger: Rafe Spall for The Shadow Line(Company Pictures, BBC Two)

Best Supporting Actress Dagger: Ann Eleonora Jorgensen for The Killing (Arrow Films, BBC 4)