The comedian took a swipe at the This Morning host recently contracting shingles.
Bafta has now issued a statement confirming Cribbins will be remembered at the TV Awards in May.
The Channel 4 drama about the HIV epidemic among the gay community in the 1980s had the most nominations of any show, but failed to take home a single one.
The 'Good Morning Britain' presenter said he is still waiting to be invited to the TV Baftas.
The drama about the HIV epidemic is up for 11 awards including best leading actor, best leading actress and best mini-series.
Strictly's silent dance routine is up against Ant and Decs jokes about the PM and Squid Game's Red Light, Green Light.
The TV presenter admits he is fuming he has never won a Bafta award.
The dancer and 'BGT' judge feared for the safety of his family after being subjected to racist abuse and death threats for Diversity's BLM-inspired performance.
The dance troupe's tribute to George Floyd is in the running for the must-see moment award, voted for by the public.
Blue Planet II fans were left in shock after the much-loved documentary series missed out on a BAFTA TV gong.