The “Bodyguard” is a really successful, British TV series, that also aired on Netflix, gaining in that way more popularity. Bodyguard is a British police political-thriller television series. It managed to achieve the highest viewing figures for a new BBC drama in the multichannel era and the highest BBC viewing figures since 2008.. The series received numerous award nominations including the Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Drama, with Madden winning the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama. At the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards, the series was nominated for Outstanding Drama Series.