From a media release:
SPACE Invites STARGATE UNIVERSE Fans to Celebrate Multi Gemini-Nominated Series Live and in Person, Nov. 12
- SGU cast including Robert Carlyle, Louis Ferreira, Ming-Na, and David Blue join INNERSPACE for 60-minute special followed by exclusive autograph signing
- SPACE’s most-watched series nominated for nine Gemini Awards, including â€œBest Dramatic Seriesâ€, presented Nov. 13 in Toronto
On Nov. 12, die-hard fans of SPACE’s multi Gemini Award-nominated series STARGATE UNIVERE (SGU) can see the cast live and in person when INNERSPACE takes over CTV’s Masonic Temple in Toronto for INNERSPACE: SGU SPECIAL. Taped in front of a studio audience, SGU’s Robert Carlyle, Louis Ferreira, Brian J. Smith, Elyse Levesque, David Blue, Alaina Huffman, Jamil Walker Smith, Ming-Na, Julia Benson, Patrick Gilmore, Jennifer Spence, and Peter Kelamis, along with creators Brad Wright and Robert C. Cooper, sit down with INNERSPACE hosts Ajay Fry and Teddy Wilson for an in-depth chat of all things SGU. Audience members also get access to an exclusive autograph session with the stars following the taping. SGU fans can be part of INNERSPACE’s live studio audience by emailing email@example.com or calling 416-384-LIVE (416-384-5483). Fans should arrive early on Nov. 12 at 888 Yonge St. to pick up their wristbands. Doors open at 9:15 a.m. ET followed by an advanced screening of that nights’ SGU episode at 10 a.m. ET.
Before visiting INNERSPACE, the cast stops by CANADA AM to chat with co-hosts Beverly Thomson and Seamus O’Regan about the Gemini nominations, the success of the franchise and the ever-growing popularity of genre programming. SGU fans can be part of CANADA AM’s live studio audience by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The action kicks-off a day before the 2010 Gemini Awards gala in Toronto on November 13, with SGU up for four marquee awards, including â€œBest Dramatic Seriesâ€, two for â€œBest Lead Actorâ€ and â€œBest Directorâ€. In total, SGU received a series high nine Gemini Awards this year, tied for second for most nominations for a drama behind CTV’s hit series FLASHPOINT. Since its series premiere in October 2009, SGU is the most-watched series on SPACE. The series is also critically acclaimed, and nominated for 22 awards, including a 2010 EmmyÂ® for â€œOutstanding Visual Effectsâ€.
STARGATE UNIVERSE is written and executive produced by Brad Wright and Robert Cooper (STARGATE SG-1 and STARGATE ATLANTIS).