From a media release:
New Shows Surge into Gemini Awards Spotlight
- First Season of Call Me Fitz with 16 noms hot on heels of Flashpoint with 17 noms
The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television is pleased to announce the nominations for the 26th Annual Gemini Awards, celebrating the best in Canadian English language television and digital media.
The third season of CTV series Flashpoint leads the annual TV nominations once again with 17 nods, including Best Dramatic Series.
Hot on its heels are two debutant shows, both in the Best Comedy Program or Series category, including the new HBO Canada series Call Me Fitz (with 16 nominations) and TMN/Movie Central’s Living in Your Car (with 10 nominations).
History Channel’s The Kennedys and TMN’s The Pillars of the Earth also achieved an impressive 10 nominations each, including Best Dramatic Mini-Series or TV Movie category.
The emerging Digital Media categories are led by nominations from the National Film Board of Canada with cross-platform producers Marblemedia and Shaftesbury Films also in the burgeoning competition.
For the complete list of nominations, please visit www.GeminiAwards.ca