OBE

Adil Ray was appointed an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in 2016 in recognition of his services to broadcasting.

He also received an honorary doctorate by Birmingham City university in his home city.

Royal Television Awards

Adil has won a number of awards including five at the prestigious Royal Television Awards.

  • Royal Television Society 2014 – Best Performance in a Comedy – Adil Ray
  • Royal Television Society 2014 – Best Comedy Programme – Citizen Khan
  • The Asian Media Awards 2013 – Best TV Character – Citizen Khan
  • Royal Television Society 2013 – Best Performance in a Comedy – Adil Ray
  • Royal Television Society 2013 – Best Comedy Programme – Citizen Khan
  • Royal Television Society 2012 – Best Current Affairs programme – Exposed: Groomed for Sex
  • UK Asian Music Awards 2008 – Best Radio Show – The Adil Ray Show.

Adil also hosted the 2014 RTA ceremony alongside Helen Skelton-Meyer.