CBC's Schitt's Creek, a sitcom about a once wealthy family living in a small town, is nominated for a record-breaking 26 nods, including best comedy series alongside the following shows: The riches-to-rags series, which stars co-creators Eugene Levy and son Daniel Levy, has the most television nominations ever in a single year at the CSAs. Eugene Levy, Daniel Levy, Andrew Barnsley, Fred Levy, David West Read, Ben Feigin, Michael Short, Rupinder Gill, Colin Brunton, Best Reality/Competition Program or Series Global BC (Corus Entertainment) TSN (Bell Media) Home to WinIsland of BryanMary’s Kitchen CrushProperty BrothersWhere to I Do? The Canadian Academy | Canadian Screen Awards. CBC is the broadcast network with the highest number of nominations, and Ontario is the province that generated the most nominees in all three categories. by Victor Stiff | February 19, 2020, 11:01 am. (Not A Real Company Productions, Inc.) Jamie Brown, Carolyn Taylor, Meredith MacNeill, Aurora Browne, Jennifer Whalen, Graham Ludlow, Jeff Peeler, Best Lifestyle Program or Series The 2020 Canadian Screen Awards “are awards given annually by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television recognizing excellence in Canadian film, television, and digital media productions.”. “Supporting these voices has never been more important, and we are proud to be at the heart of those efforts,” she added. The official 2021 Canadian Screen Awards Rules & Regulations for Film entries are below. Antigone, The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open, Cardinal, and the other winners for the 8th Annual Canadian Screen Awards have been announced. Your email address will not be published. CBC (CBC) (Oya Media Group) (Shaftesbury) ET: Canadian Screen Awards for Sports Programming, 8 p.m. The full listing of the 2020 Canadian Screen Awards can be found here. Canadian Academy of Cinema and Television. Support Us. 6:47 In the comedy acting categories, the Levys … Both were nominated for the 2020 Canadian Screen Awards. Unparalleled esports and egaming content that speaks to key consumers about trends, news, lifestyle and happenings in the $150 billion market. John Brunton, Allan Reid, Mark Cohon, Lindsay Cox, Pam De Montmorency, Tracy Galvin, Kristine Pleau, Luciano Casimiri, Kristeen Von Hagen, Donald Brittain Award for Best Social/Political Documentary Program Death of ‘Love Island’ star highlights toxic content of tabloid press, social media. Regarding this year’s stacked lineup of categories and nominees, some members from the Canadian Academy shared their excitement. In fact, The Song of Names received the most film nominations. And yes, these nominations are for the 2019 season next year, everyone will be back at the 2021 awards for this year’s final run of episodes. Additionally, HGTV’s Island of Bryan has received four award nominations overall. Here’s what’s going on, Brian Wilson denounces Beach Boys performance at Trump fundraiser: ‘We didn’t even know about it’, ‘Bonjour—hi!’: SNL airs Canadian themed ‘Drake watch’ sketch, references Degrassi, No tsunami threat to B.C. (Bell Media) (CBC News) And of course the cast was showered with nominations: lead actor nods for each of the Levys, lead actress nods for Catherine O’Hara and Annie Murphy, supporting actor recognition for Chris Elliott, Dustin Milligan and Noah Reid and supporting actress nominations for Emily Hampshire, Jennifer Robinson and Sarah Levy. By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Earlier in the week, the CBC/Pop TV comedy Schitt’s Creek, which led all TV nominees with 26 for its final season going in, won six trophies including best comedy. The 2020 Canadian Screen Awards “are awards given annually by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television recognizing excellence in Canadian film, television, and digital media productions.” TSN (Bell Media) Mary Kills People, Global’s end-of-life drama, received 11 nods, while the network’s hit reality TV series Big Brother Canada earned three nominations, including one for Best Reality Series. Saara Chaudry, Schitt’s Creek Both Violet Nelson and Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers are nominated for their roles in the powerful story about two women from different walks of life who meet by chance during a crisis. Global News and Global TV are both properties of Corus Entertainment. ET: Canadian Screen Awards for Crafts in Scripted Programs, 8 p.m.