From the Canadian Press:
Pre-show accolades: See who’s won Canadian Screen Awards so far
Flashpoint, Call Me Fitz and John A: Birth of a Country head into Sunday’s inaugural Canadian Screen Awards in the lead with four trophies each after an industry gala Thursday night handed out most of the prizes celebrating homegrown TV. Read more.
From Kate Taylor of the Globe and Mail:
The stage of the Sony Centre in Toronto is crawling with technicians, busy building the lighting rig and erecting the set for the brand-new Canadian Screen Awards. Chatting with producers in the auditorium, comedian Martin Short, who will host the awards Sunday, is offering free advice: The new prize doesn’t have a nickname yet. Read more.