ACADEMY ANNOUNCES 2016 CSA WINNERS IN NEWS & SPORTS, DOCUMENTARY, LIFESTYLE, REALITY & DIGITAL MEDIA
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TORONTO, March 8, 2016 – The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television is pleased to announce that 50 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS and three Academy Special Awards were presented tonight in News & Sports, Documentary, Lifestyle, Reality & Digital Media categories. This Canadian Screen Awards Gala was hosted tonight by comedian Seán Cullen at the Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto.
“To the people who chronicle our daily lives through reality tv, news, sports and documentaries, bravo,” says Academy CEO Helga Stephenson. “To the digital creators, thank you for taking us into the new world and congratulations to all of you.”
Red Carpet Highlights
Three previously announced Academy Special Awards were presented tonight to:
- Canada in Perspective for the Diversity Award
- Mark Starowicz for the Gordon Sinclair Award for Broadcast Journalism
- Much Music Video Awards – Router-Based Production Audio Design for the Outstanding Technical Achievement Award
Academy Special Awards winners’ details are online here.
About the Academy | www.academy.ca | The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television is a national, non-profit, professional association dedicated to the promotion, recognition and celebration of exceptional achievements in Canadian film, television and digital media. Unifying industry professionals across Canada, the Academy is a vital force representing all screen-based industries.
About the Canadian Screen Awards and Canadian Screen Week | www.academy.ca | The Academy’s Canadian Screen Awards is the annual awards show to celebrate the best in film, television and digital media; they are part of Canadian Screen Week (March 7 –13, 2016) and the 2-Hour Broadcast Gala will air LIVE at 8pm ET (9 AT | 9:30 NT) Sunday March 13, 2016 on CBC.