Blog archives for the August, 2011.

August 17, 2011

Gemini Awards 2011

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Congratulations to our Gemini Nominees!

Awards will be presented in Toronto at the August 30th and 31st Industry Galas, and at the September 7th Broadcast Gala.

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Dean Bennett

Best Direction in a Dramatic Program or Series – A HEARTLAND CHRISTMAS

CONGRATULATIONS to Dean Bennett on his well deserved Gemini nomination. Dean directed the pilot of HEARTLAND, and has directed numerous episodes over the last five seasons. He has also directed the CBC feature length productions of WAKING UP WALLY – THE WALTER GRETZKY STORY and DISTANT DRUMMING, along with multiple episodes of series such as DINOSAPIEN and NORTH OF 60.

Phil Ivanusic-Vallée and Davila LeBlanc

Best Writing in a Children’s Youth Program or Series – THE LEAGUE OF SUPER EVIL

CONGRATULATIONS to Phil and Dav, who also created this awesome series THE LEAGUE OF SUPER EVIL. Phil and Dav have just completed writing and story editing episodes for the third season of the series, and are developing several other new and exciting projects. They have also been nominated for two WGC screenwriter awards and have won a Leo Award for their writing on THE LEAGUE OF SUPER EVIL.