Award winners include Movie Central’s original drama series ReGenesis and YTV’s teen series 15 Love
(Toronto, Canada) Corus Entertainment added 8 Geminis to its award-winning lineup of programming following the 20th annual Gemini Awards, held November 17 to 19, 2005. Corus’ broadcasting and production assets which include Movie Central, YTV and The Documentary Channel collectively share a long history of Gemini nods, and this year was no exception. A major supporter, partner and broadcaster of Canadian independent productions, Corus is committed to developing strong, high-quality programs and original series. Congratulations to the Gemini Award-winning programs produced in association with us, which include:
ReGenesis: Best Performance by an Actress in a Guest Role Dramatic Series (Kristin Booth) Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series (Ellen Page) Stargate Atlantis Best Visual Effects (John Gajdecki, Tom Brydon, Jose Burgos, Michelle Comens, Dan Mayer, Jinnie Pak, Wes Sargent, Bruce Woloshyn)
The Last Casino: Best Photography in a Dramatic Program or Series (Bernard Couture) Best Picture Editing in a Dramatic Program or Series (Sylvain Lebel) YTV 15 Love Best Writing in a Children’s or Youth Program or Series (Derek Schreyer)
Dark Oracle Best: Original Music Score for a Dramatic Series (Gary Koftinoff) The Documentary Channel College Days College Nights Best Direction in a Documentary Series (John Zaritsky)
The Gemini Awards annually recognize categories of achievement in Craft, Program and Performance categories. To see the complete list of winners visit:www.geminiawards.ca.
Corus Entertainment is a Canadian-based media and entertainment company. Corus is a market leader in both specialty TV and Radio. Corus also owns Nelvana Limited, a leading international producer and distributor of children’s programming and products. The company’s other interests include publishing, television broadcasting and advertising services. A publicly traded company, Corus is listed on the Toronto (CJR.B) and New York (CJR) Exchanges.
For more information, please contact: Sally Tindal Director, Publicity and Media Relations Corus Entertainment 416-530-5121