Alias Grace, Baroness von Sketch Show, Anne, Schitt’s Creek‘sÂ Catherine O’Hara,Â Orphan Black‘s Tatiana Maslany, Cardinal‘s Billy Campbell,Â Kim’s Convenience‘s Paul Sun-Hyung Lee and the series itself were among the winners at this year’s Canadian Screen Awards gala on Sunday night at Toronto’s Sony Centre for the Performing Arts.
Meanwhile, Murdoch Mysteries executive producer Christina Jennings made the fans’ night by revealing that Season 12 of the top-rated series had been ordered by CBC. Production starts soon.
The Academy Icon Award was delivered to Rick Mercer Report,Â Peter Mansbridge was given the Lifetime Achievement Award and Clark Johnson received the Earle Grey Award. Carmilla‘sÂ Elise BaumanÂ captured the Audience Choice Award.
The pre-broadcast winners were:
Golden Screen Award for TV Drama or Comedy
Murdoch Mysteries, CBC
Golden Screen Award for TV Reality Show
The Amazing Race Canada, CTV
Best Reality/Competition Program or Series
The Amazing Race Canada,Â CTV
The main television category winners were:
Best Lead Actress, Comedy
Catherine O’Hara,Â Schitt’s Creek
Best Lead Actor, Comedy
Paul Sun-Hyung Lee,Â Kim’s Convenience
Best Performance, Sketch Comedy (Individual or Ensemble)
Baroness von Sketch Show,Â CBC
Best Lead Actress, Drama Series
Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black
Best Lead Actor, Drama Series
Alexander Ludwig,Â Vikings
Best DramaÂ Series
Best Comedy Series
Kim’s Convenience, CBC
Best Lead Actor, Drama Program or Limited Series
Billy Campbell,Â Cardinal
Best Lead Actress, Drama Program or Limited Series
Sarah Gadon,Â Alias Grace
Audience Choice Award
Elise Bauman,Â Carmilla
Best Limited Series or Program
AliasÂ Grace,Â CBC
What did you think of last night’s awards? Did your favourite television show, actor or actress win? Let me know in the comments below.