'Flashpoint' leads Gemini pack with 15 nominations

'Flashpoint' leads Gemini pack with 15 nominations
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TORONTO - The CTV cop drama "Flashpoint" leads the pack going into this year's Gemini Awards with 15 nominations.

Coverage of the Vancouver Winter Olympics was close behind with 13 nods.

Nominations for the awards -- which celebrate the best in Canadian TV -- were announced this morning in Toronto.

After a road trip to Calgary last year, this year's Gemini Awards will return to Toronto, where the hardware will be handed out Nov. 13.

The Geminis are celebrating their 25th year.

"Dan for Mayor" was also nominated for Best Comedy Program. CTV also recieved a nomination for "Best Cross-Platform Project" for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games. "So You Think You Can Dance Canada" was nominated for Best Music, Variety Program or Series, "Canada's Next Top Model" was nominated for Best Reality Program or Series, "Specatcle: Elvis Costello With..." for Best Talk Series, "The Good Times Are Killing Me" and "She Drives Me Crazy" for Best TV Movie. Genadijs Dolganovs was nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series for appearing on "The Bridge." "The Listener" earned a nomination for Best Achievement in Main Title Design. "Hiccups" earned Best Photography in a Comedy Program or Series.

Flashpoint earned nominations for:

  • Best Dramatic Series
  • Best Achievement in Casting (Marissa Richmond - "Perfect Storm")
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series (Sergio Di Zio - "One Wrong Move," "The Good Citizen," Mark Taylor - "Exit Wounds, One Wrong Move")
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Guest Role, Dramatic Series (Michael Riley - "Coming To You Live," Hugh Thompson - "Business As Usual")
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series (Jessica Steen - "Clean Hands," "The Perfect Family")
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Guest Role, Dramatic Series (Ona Grauer - "The Fortress," Laurence Leboeuf - "The Perfect Family")
  • Best Direction in a Dramatic Series (David Frazee - "One Wrong Move," Stephen Surjik - "Aisle 13")
  • Best Original Music Score for a Program or Series (Amin Bhatia, Ari Posner - "One Wrong Move")
  • Best Photography in a Dramatic Program or Series (Stephen Reizes - "Behind The Blue Line")
  • Best Picture Editing in a Dramatic Program or Series (Lara Mazur, C.C.E. - Flashpoint - "One Wrong Move")
  • Best Writing in a Dramatic Series (Ian Weir - "The Fortress")

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Team One races to track down Ed's Shooter, While his wife has problems delivering their baby.

 

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