Bell Media Salutes Independent Producers on 140 Television and 47 Film Nominations for the 2015 Canadian Screen Awards

— January 14, 2015

– Bell Media once again garners more nominations than any other broadcaster –

– For the second year in a row, Space’s ORPHAN BLACK from Temple Street Productions receives the most television nominations with 13 –

– 12 nominated films supported by Bell Media –

– TSN’s Michael Landsberg to receive prestigious Humanitarian Award –

TORONTO (January 14, 2015) –Bell Media congratulates its production partners and internal team members on their 2015 Canadian Screen Awards nominations, as announced yesterday morning. Bell Media received 140 nominations, more than any other broadcaster, with nods for programs produced by more than 30 Canadian independent producers, as well as its news, sports, and in-house production teams. Additionally, 12 films supported by Bell Media received 47 nominations yesterday. Bell Media is the proud principal partner of the Canadian Screen Awards. Notable Bell Media nominations include Space’s acclaimed hit series ORPHAN BLACK, from Temple Street Productions, which received 13 nominations, more than any other television program, as well as Bravo’s hit drama 19-2, from Sphère Média Plus/Echo Media, and The Movie Network comedy CALL ME FITZ, from Entertainment One Television International/Amaze Film + Television/Big Motion Pictures, which received 10 nods a piece. Additionally, CTV drama MOTIVE, from Foundation Features/Lark Productions, received eight nominations and TMN series SENSITIVE SKIN, from Rhombus Media/Baby Cow Productions, garnered six. Three of the five nominations for Best Drama Series were Bell Media original productions: 19-2, MOTIVE, and ORPHAN BLACK.   TSN, Canada’s Sports Leader, received 14 nominations for its live sports coverage, news, and documentary programming while Michael Landsberg, host of the network’s OFF THE RECORD, will be honoured with the Humanitarian Award in recognition of his efforts to reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness.   CTV News programming garnered 13 nominations, including a leading seven for its newsmagazine program W5, while Discovery and Discovery World earned a combined eight nominations for a range of science and factual programming, including in-house production DAILY PLANET, nominated for Best News or Information Series.   Additionally, 12 nominated films received support from Bell Media’s The Movie Network and Super Écran, and production funds The Harold Greenberg Fund and Fonds Harold Greenberg, including Xavier Dolan’s critically-acclaimedMommy, which received 13 nominations, more than any other film, and David Cronenberg’s Map to the Stars, which garnered 11.   “Congratulations to our extremely talented production partners and internal team members on this well-deserved recognition,” said Kevin Crull, President, Bell Media. “These nominations mark another banner year of stellar Canadian programming for both Bell Media and the independent production community.”   The Canadian Screen Awards will be handed out during Canadian Screen Week, an all-encompassing celebration of Canadian film, television, and digital media beginning February 23 in Toronto and leading up to a two-hour live broadcast on Sunday, March 1, 2015.   The full list of Bell Media television nominations includes:   CTV Television and Digital Nominations (31)   MOTIVE (8) Foundation Features and Lark Productions   Shaw Media Award for Best Dramatic Series Daniel Cerone, Louise Clark, Erin Haskett, Dennis Heaton, Robert LaBelle, Lindsay Macadam, Robert Merilees, James Thorpe   Best Direction in a Dramatic Series Stefan Pleszczynski – “For You I Die”   Best Photography in a Dramatic Program or Series Mathias Herndl – “Raw Deal”   Best Performance in a Guest Role, Dramatic Series Callum Keith Rennie Best Picture Editing in a Dramatic Program or Series Stein Myhrstad – “For You I Die”   Best Picture Editing in a Dramatic Program or Series Alison Grace – “Kiss of Death”   Best Sound in a Dramatic Program or Series Graham Timme – “Raw Deal”   Best Production Design or Art Direction in a Fiction Program or Series Ross Dempster – “Raw Deal”   THE 2014 JUNO AWARDS (5) Insight Productions Company Ltd. Best Entertainment Special Melanie Berry, Barbara Bowlby, John Brunton, Lindsay Cox, Pam De Montmorency, Ed Robinson Best Direction in a Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series Dave Russell   Best Photography in a Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series Alex Nadon   Best Production Design or Art Direction in a Non-Fiction Program or Series Alex Nadon   Best Sound in a Comedy, Variety, or Animated Program or Series Simon Bowers, Doug McClement, Mark Vreeken   THE AMAZING RACE CANADA (4) Insight Productions Company Ltd. Best Reality/Competition Program or Series Eric Abboud, Mike Bickerton, Barbara Bowlby, John Brunton, Mark Lysakowski   Best Direction in a Reality/Competition Program or Series Rob Brunner – “What's it Take to Get a Cup of Tea”   Best Picture Editing in a Reality/Competition Program or Series Jonathan Dowler, Al Manson, Kyle Martin, Seth Poulin, Michael Tersigni – “What's it Take to Get a Cup of Tea”   Best Writing in a Lifestyle or Reality/Competition Program or Series Rob Brunner, Mark Lysakowski – “What's it Take to Get a Cup of Tea”   SPUN OUT (4) Project 10 Productions Inc.   Bell Media Award for Best Comedy Series Kim Arnott, Andrew Barnsley, Jeff Biederman, Colin Brunton, Karyn Edwards, Brent Piaskoski, Brian Roberts   Bell Media Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Comedic Role Dave Foley   Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series Marty Adams – “This is Going to Take A While”   Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series Lauren Ash – “Stalkblocker”   MASTERCHEF CANADA (2) Proper Television Inc.   Best Reality/Competition Program or Series Lesia Capone, Cathie James, Krista Look, Guy O'Sullivan   Best Picture Editing in a Reality/Competition Program or Series Miles Davren, Vitold Vidic – “White is the New Black”   MICHAEL BUBLÉ’S 3RD ANNUAL CHRISTMAS SPECIAL (2) Chanci Ventures   Best Entertainment Special Bruce Allen Best Writing in a Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series Michael Bublé, Luciano Casimiri, Tim Reichert   DIGITAL MEDIA NOMINATIONS   JUNO TRIBUTE NATION (1) Secret Location, CTV/Bell Media, Insight Productions, CARAS   Best Cross-Platform Project - Non-Fiction Noora Abu Eitah, Ryan Andal, Matt Burt, Lisa Collings, Melonie de Guzman, Pietro Gagliano, Ashlee Lougheed, James Milward, Chris Skinner   CTV EXTEND   GUIDESTONES: SUNFLOWER NOIR (3) iThentic, 3 o’clock.tv   Best Original Program or Series produced for Digital Media – Fiction Presented with the participation of the Independent Production Fund Lisa Baylin, Jeremy Diamond, Jonas Diamond, Jay Ferguson, Catherine Tait   Best Performance in a Program or Series Produced for Digital Media Fabrizio Filippo   Best Performance in a Program or Series Produced for Digital Media Supinder Wraich   PLAYED – Interference (1) Secret Location, Bell Media, Back Alley Film Productions   Best Cross-Platform Project - Fiction Ryan Andal, Lisa Collings, Melonie de Guzman, Marty Flanagan, Pietro Gagliano, Janis Lundman, James, Milward, Greg Nelson, Chris Skinner, Lindsay Zier-Vogel   SPACE RIDERS – DIVISON EARTH (1) iThentic   Best Original Program or Series produced for Digital Media – Fiction Presented with the participation of the Independent Production Fund Lisa Baylin, Dan Beirne, Jonas Diamond, Mark Little, Catherine Tait     THE MOVIE NETWORK (29)   CALL ME FITZ (10) Entertainment One Television International, Amaze Film + Television, Big Motion Pictures   Bell Media Award for Best Comedy Series Sheri Elwood, Teza Lawrence, David MacLeod, John Morayniss, Margaret O’Brien, Michael Souther   Best Direction in a Comedy Program or Series Sheri Elwood, Derek Filiatrault – “A Very Special Fitzmas” Best Direction in a Comedy Program or Series Jason Priestley -  “Brotherly Love”   Best Photography in a Comedy Program or Series Ian Bibby – “A Very Special Fitzmas”   Best Picture Editing in a Comedy or Variety Program or Series Thorben Biegert – “It’s All Fun And Games Until Someone Loses A Fitz”   Best Sound in a Comedy, Variety, or Animated Program or Series Fred Brennan, Alexis Eskandari, Matthew Harrold, Allen Ormerod, Paul Shikata – “A Very Special Fitzmas”   Best Writing in a Comedy Program or Series Derek Schreyer – “Baby’s First Brothel”   Bell Media Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Comedic Role Joanna Cassidy – “Alice Doesn’t Live, Anymore”   Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series Peter Macneil – “The Hard Weiner Of Truth, A Very Special Fitzmas”   Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series Anne Openshaw – “A Very Special Fitzmas”   SENSITIVE SKIN (6) Rhombus Media, Baby Cow Productions   Bell Media Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Comedic Role Don McKellar – “Not The Haitian Corpse”   Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series Elliott Gould – “Not The Haitian Corpse”   Best Direction in a Comedy Program or Series Don McKellar – “The Return Of The Other Davina”   Best Photography in a Comedy Program or Series Douglas Koch – “The Three Sisters”   Best Picture Editing in a Comedy or Variety Program or Series Matthew Hannam – “The Return Of The Other Davina”   Best Achievement in Casting Deirdre Bowen, Pam Dixon – “The Three Sisters”   Our Man in Tehran (5) Rhombus Media Inc., Film House Inc.   Best Documentary Program Niv Fichman, Drew Taylor, Larry Weinstein   Best Direction in a Documentary Program Drew Taylor, Larry Weinstein   Best Photography in a Documentary Program or Factual Series John Minh Tran   Best Picture Editing in a Documentary Program or Series Steve Weslak   Best Sound in a Documentary, Factual or Lifestyle Program or Series Martin Lee, David McCallum, Sanjay Mehta, Brennan Mercer, Jane Tattersall   Takedown: The DNA Of GSP (3) 9266-9753 Québec Inc.   Best Documentary Program Josette Gauthier, Richard Jean-Baptiste, Bruno Menard, Peter Svatek   Best Original Music for a Non-Fiction Program or Series Antoine Binette-Mercier   Best Sound in a Documentary, Factual or Lifestyle Program or Series Sylvain Brassard, Benoit Dame, Bertrand Duranleau, Isabelle Favreau, Lisa Wedlock   FUNNY AS HELL (2) Juste Pour Rire TV Inc.   Best Performance in a Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series (Individual or Ensemble) Jon Dore – “Episode 1”   Best Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series Bruce Hills, Robbie Praw, Evi Regev   Just For Laughs Presents: Whitney Cummings' Bleep Show (1) Juste Pour Rire TV Inc.   Best Direction in a Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series Shelagh O'Brien   CHAOS ON THE BRIDGE (1) Ballinran Entertainment   Best Biography or Arts Documentary Program or Series Craig Thompson   WHO THE F*** IS ARTHUR FOGEL? (1) Entertainment One   Best Picture Editing in a Documentary Program or Series Eugene Weiss   SPACE (17)   ORPHAN BLACK (13) Temple Street Productions   Shaw Media Award for Best Dramatic Series Kerry Appleyard, Andrea Boyd, John Fawcett, David Fortier, Alex Levine, Graeme Manson, Ivan Schneeberg, Karen Walton, Claire Welland   Best Direction in a Dramatic Series TJ Scott – “Mingling its Own Nature With It”   Best Original Music Score for a Series Trevor Yuile – “By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried”   Best Photography in a Dramatic Program or Series Aaron Morton – “By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried”   Best Picture Editing in a Dramatic Program or Series D. Gillian Truster – “Governed As It Were By Chance”   Best Production Design or Art Direction in a Fiction Program or Series Liz Calderhead, John Dondertman – “Things Which Have Never Yet Been Done”   Best Sound in a Dramatic Program or Series Tom Bjelic, Hervig Gayer, John Laing, Dale Lennon, Rudy Michael, Stephan Traub, Marilee Yorston – “By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried”   Best Visual Effects Anthony DeChellis, Eric Doiron, Nathan Larouche, Lon Molnar, Geoff D.E. Scott, Sarah Wormsbecher – “By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried”   Best Writing in a Dramatic Series Graeme Manson – “By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried”   Graeme Manson, Karen Walton – “Governed By Sound Reason and True Religion”   Best Achievement in Casting Sharon Forrest, Susan Forrest – “Governed By Sound Reason and True Religion”   Shaw Media Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role Tatiana Maslany – “By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried”   Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Series Jordan Gavaris – “Mingling its Own Nature With It”   BEING HUMAN (3) Muse Entertainment   Best Achievement in Make-Up Erik Gosselin, Edwina Voda – “Too Far, Fast-Forward!”   Best Visual Effects Michael Beaulac, Marie-Eve Bedard-Tremblay, Benoit Brière, Vanessa Delarosbil, Maxime Entringer, Gabriele Gennaro, Pierre-Simon Lebrun-Chaput, Jonathan Legris, Élaine Phaneuf, Antoine Rouleau – “Old Dog, New Tricks”   Shaw Media Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role Meaghan Rath – “Rewind, Rewind…”   INNERSPACE (1) Best Host in a Variety, Lifestyle, Reality/Competition, or Talk Program or Series Teddy Wilson     TSN (14)   101st GREY CUP (5) Best Live Sports Event - Sponsored by Dome Productions Paul Graham, Jon Hynes   Best Sports Play-by-Play Announcer Chris Cuthbert   Best Sports Analyst in a Sports Program or Series Glen Suitor   Best Sports Opening/Tease Matt Dunn, Owen Ewers, Michael Farber, George Hupka   Best Direction in a Live Sporting Event Paul Hemming   SPORTSCENTRE – (3) Best Sports Feature Segment Brent Blanchard, Mike Farrell, Paul Harrington, Josh Shiaman, Ken Volden, Aaron Ward - Re-Orientation   Brent Blanchard, Matt Cade, Steve Dryden, Josh Shiaman - The Man Who Never Was   Best Sports Opening/Tease Bruce Arthur, Matt Dunn, Darren Oliver - Super Bowl on SportsCentre   TSN HOCKEY – (3) Best Sports Host in a Sports Program or Series James Duthie – FREE AGENT FRENZY   Best Sports Play-by-Play Announcer Gord Miller – World Junior Gold Medal Game   Best Sports Analyst in a Sports Program or Series Ray Ferraro – NHL Playoffs Game 7 LA @ Anaheim May 16, 2014   ENGRAVED ON A NATION (2) Infield Fly Productions   Best Biography or Arts Documentary Program or Series Dugald Maudsley - THE KID FROM LA PUENTE   Best Original Music for a Non-Fiction Program or Series Alex Khaskin - THE PHOTOGRAPH   100th CANADIAN TIRE NATIONAL FIGURE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIP (1) Best Direction in a Live Sporting Event Dawn Landis     CTV NEWS (13)   W5 (7)   Best Host or Interviewer in a News or Information Program or Series Tom Kennedy Best News of Information Program Steve Bandera, Paul Freer, Andre Lapalme, Sandie Rinaldo, Litsa Sourtzis, Jerry Vienneau - “Deadly Care”   Best News of Information Program Paul Freer, Stephanie Kampf, Michael Kennedy, Tom Kennedy, Denis Langlois, Brian Mellersh, Jerry Vienneau - “Heavy Burden”   Barbara Sears Award for Best Editorial Research Steve Bandera, Kelly Butler, Leanne Dufault, Anne Gentleman, Tamara Huggins, Chris Kapalowski - “Deadly Care”   Best News or Information Segment Avis Favaro, Elizabeth St. Philip - “Sleeping Sickness”   Best News or Information Segment Mary Dartis, Garry Dwyer-Joyce, Paul Freer, Denis Langlois, Victor Malarek, Jerry Vienneau - “The War Zone”   Best Photography in a News or Information Program, Series or Segment Jerry Vienneau - “The Love of a Child”   CTV NATIONAL NEWS (3)   Best National Newscast CTV NATIONAL NEW WITH LISA LAFLAMME - Allan Black, Mark Borchiver, David Hughes, Rosa Hwang, Lisa LaFlamme   Best News Anchor, National Lisa LaFlamme   Best Reportage, National Janis Mackey Frayer - “Gaza City”   CTV TORONTO NEWS (2)   Best Local Newscast Ian Caldwell, Michelle Dubé, Paul Rogers, Ken Shaw, Sophia Skopelitis   Best News Anchor, Local Michelle Dubé, Ken Shaw   CP24 (1)   Best News Special Brian Carr, Troy Gallant, Murray King, Joanne MacDonald, Linda Oland, Liana Vangelisti, Stacy Voudouris - “CP24 YOUR VOTE 2014, THE RACE FOR ONTARIO”     BRAVO (12)   19-2 (10) Sphère Média Plus and Echo Media   Shaw Media Award for Best Dramatic Series Luc Chatelain, Jocelyn Deschênes, Saralo MacGregor, Jesse McKeown, Carolyn Newman, Greg Phillips, Virginia Rankin, Bruce M. Smith   Best Direction in a Dramatic Series Erik Canuel – “Turf”   Best Picture Editing in a Dramatic Program or Series Teresa De Luca – “Deer”   Best Writing in a Dramatic Series Bruce M. Smith – “Partners”   Esta Spalding – “Islands”   Shaw Media Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role Jared Keeso – “Deer”   Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Series Benz Antoine – “The Party” / “Medals”   Dan Petronijevic – “Welfare Day” / “Home”   Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Series Maxim Roy – “Islands” / “Winter”   Laurence Leboeuf – “Medals” / “Islands”   THE SECRET DISCO REVOLUTION (1) Cave 7 Productions   Barbara Sears Award for Best Visual Research Elizabeth Klinck   ONCE MORE, THE STORY OF VIN 903847 (1) Red Urban, Untitled Films   Best Documentary Program Christina Yu     MTV CANADA (9)   DEGRASSI (4) Epitome Pictures Inc.   Best Children's or Youth Fiction Program or Series Stefan Brogren, Sarah Glinski, Matt Huether, David Lowe, Linda Schuyler, Stephen Stohn, Stephanie Williams   Best Direction in a Children's or Youth Program or Series Phil Earnshaw – “Hypnotize”   Best Writing in a Children's or Youth Program or Series Matt Huether – “Unbelievable”   Best Performance in a Children's or Youth Program or Series Aislinn Paul – “My Own Worst Enemy”   MCMORRIS & MCMORRIS (3) Buck Productions, Red Bull Media House   Best Sports Program or Series Sean Buckley, Jason Ford, David Galloway, Jim Kiriakakis, Oliver Linsley   Best Direction in a Documentary or Factual Series Alex Craig – “Trans-Europe Express”   Best Picture Editing in a Factual Program or Series Leland Miller – “Trans-Europe Express”   WE DAY 2013 (2) Bell Media In-House Productions   Best Music Program or Series John Kampilis, Ken Katigbak, Sheila Sullivan   Best Direction in a Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series John Keffer     DISCOVERY (6)   DAILY PLANET (1) Exploration Production Inc.   Best News or Information Series Steven Hunt, Kelly McKeown, Agatha Rachpaul   COLDWATER COWBOYS (1) Paperny Entertainment   Best Factual Program or Series Trevor Hodgson, Susan McGrath, Audrey Mehler, David Paperny, Stephanie Pickering, Cal Shumiatcher, Beth Wichterich   JACKED! (1) Zap and Lopez   Best Direction in a Documentary or Factual Series Peter Waal   JFK: THE SMOKING GUN (1) Muse Entertainment and Cordell/Jigsaw   Best Picture Editing in a Documentary Program or Series Rosella Tursi   MAYDAY – INTO THE EYE OF THE STORM (1) Cineflix Productions   Best Picture Editing in a Factual Program or Series Daniel Hawkes   DON’T DRIVE HERE – PORT-AU-PRINCE (1) Proper Television   Best Host in a Variety, Lifestyle, Reality/Competition, or Talk Program or Series Andrew Younghusband     M3 (3)   REIGN (2) Take 5 Productions   Best Achievement in Make-Up Jenny Arbour, Linda Preston – “Consummation”   Shaw Media Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role Megan Follows – “Inquisition”   SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED (1) Red Urban, Untitled Films   Best Original Music Score for a Series James Jandrisch – “The Treasure Box”     MUCH (3)   2014 MUCHMUSIC VIDEO AWARDS (3) Bell Media In-House Productions   Best Music Program or Series Steve Jarman, John Kampilis, Sheila Sullivan   Best Direction in a Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series John Keffer   Best Production Design or Art Direction in a Non-Fiction Program or Series Michael "Spike" Parks     DISCOVERY WORLD (2)   ONE NIGHT STAND WITH ANNIE SIBONNEY (2) Entertainment One   Best Lifestyle or Talk Program or Series David Burshtein, Loren Malwhinney, Margaret O'Brien, Annie Sibonney   Best Photography in a Lifestyle or Reality / Competition Program or Series Robert Brunton, Jason Tan – “Barcelona”     THE COMEDY NETWORK (1)   SETH ROGEN: HILARITY FOR CHARITY (1) Just For Laughs   Best Variety or Sketch Comedy Program or Series Sylvie Arbour, Bruce Hills, Robbie Praw, Brent Schiess     Nominated films supported by Bell Media’s The Movie Network and Super Écran, and production funds The Harold Greenberg Fund and Fonds Harold Greenberg include:   Mommy (13) Pre-buy by Super Écran   Best Motion Picture Xavier Dolan, Nancy Grant   Achievement in Art Direction / Production Design Colombe Raby   Achievement in Costume Design Xavier Dolan   Achievement in Cinematography André Turpin   Achievement in Direction Xavier Dolan   Achievement in Editing Xavier Dolan   Achievement in Make-Up Maina Militza   Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Antoine Olivier Pilon   Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role Anne Dorval   Achievement in Overall Sound Sylvain Brassard, Jocelyn Caron, François Grenon, Luc Landry   Achievement in Sound Editing Sylvain Brassard, Benoît Dame, Isabelle Favreau, Guy Francoeur   Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role Suzanne Clément   Original Screenplay Xavier Dolan   Maps to the Stars (11) Equity investment by The Harold Greenberg Fund Pre-buy by The Movie Network   Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Evan Bird   Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role John Cusack   Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Robert Pattinson   Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role Julianne Moore   Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role Mia Wasikowska   Achievement in Overall Sound Christian Cooke, Michael O'Farrell, Orest Sushko   Original Screenplay Bruce Wagner   Best Motion Picture Martin Katz, Michel Merkt, Saïd Ben Saïd   Achievement in Direction David Cronenberg   Achievement in Editing Ron Sanders   Achievement in Music - Original Score Howard Shore   Henri Henri (6) Pre-buy by Super Écran   Achievement in Sound Editing Christian Rivest   Achievement in Costume Design Francesca Chamberland   Achievement in Cinematography Mathieu Laverdière   Achievement in Editing Arthur Tarnowski   Achievement in Make-Up Lizane Lasalle Achievement in Music - Original Score Patrick Lavoie   The Captive (4) Pre-buy by The Movie Network   Achievement in Direction Atom Egoyan   Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Ryan Reynolds   Original Screenplay Atom Egoyan, David Fraser   Achievement in Art Direction / Production Design Phillip Barker   1987 (3) Script development and Equity Investment by Fonds Harold Greenberg Pre-buy by Super Écran   Achievement in Make-Up Virginie Boudreau   Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role Sandrine Bisson   Achievement in Costume Design Valérie Levesque   Bang Bang Baby (2) Script Development and Equity Investment by The Harold Greenberg Fund   Achievement in Overall Sound Christopher Guglick, Dave Mercel, Steve Moore, Justin Sawyer, Alex Turner   Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Justin Chatwin   Elephant Song (2) Pre-buy by Super Écran   Adapted Screenplay Nicolas Billon   Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Bruce Greenwood     Super Duper Alice Cooper (2) The Movie Network Original Documentary     Altman (1) The Movie Network Original Documentary   Dr. Cabbie (1) Equity Investment by The Harold Greenberg Fund Pre-buy by The Movie Network     Achievement in Music - Original Song Manjeet Ral – “Dal Makhani”   Hector and the Search for Happiness (1) Pre-buy by The Movie Network     Achievement in Music - Original Score Dan Mangan, Jesse Zubot     The Calling (1) Pre-buy by The Movie Network   Adapted Screenplay Scott Abramovitch  

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About Bell Media Independent Production

Bell Media has commissioned some of Canada’s most-watched and most-acclaimed original programming, working with the best Canadian independent producers in the country. Hit CTV series include ratings success stories SAVING HOPE, MOTIVE, the record-breaking THE AMAZING RACE CANADA, and MASTERCHEF CANADA, as well as multi-cam office comedy SPUN OUT, one of the most-watched new comedies in 2014. Among the scripted series on Bell Media pay and specialty channels are the three-time Emmy®-nominated hit DEGRASSI, the internationally acclaimed ORPHAN BLACK, the most-watched original series in Space history BITTEN, Bravo’s most-watched new drama 19-2, TRANSPORTER – THE SERIES, dramedy SENSITIVE SKIN, and the upcoming KILLJOYS. Bell Media specialty channels are also home to hit factual series HIGHWAY THRU HELL, COLD WATER COWBOYS, and CANADA’S WORST DRIVER, among others.

 

About Bell Media

With passion and an unrelenting commitment to excellence, Bell Media creates content and builds brands that entertain, inform, engage, and inspire audiences through the platforms of their choice. Bell Media is Canada’s premier multimedia company with leading assets in television, radio, out-of-home advertising, and digital media. Bell Media owns 30 local television stations led by CTV, Canada’s #1 television network; 35 specialty channels, including TSN and RDS, Canada’s most-watched specialty channels in English and French; and four pay TV services, including The Movie Network and Super Écran. Bell Media is also Canada’s largest radio broadcaster, with 106 licensed radio stations in 54 markets across Canada. Bell Media owns Astral Out-of-Home, one of Canada’s most dynamic and innovative out-of-home advertising companies with a network of more than 9,500 advertising faces in Québec, Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia. Bell Media also operates more than 200 websites; delivers TV Everywhere with premium subscription on-demand streaming service CraveTV, as well as its innovative GO video streaming services including CTV GO, TMN GO, and TSN GO; holds an equity stake in digital startup Hubub; is partners in Cirque du Soleil Media, a joint venture with Cirque du Soleil; and owns Dome Productions Inc., a multi-platform production company. Bell Media is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company. For more on Bell Media, please visit www.bellmedia.ca.