Canadian Screen Awards Nominations Announced

The nominations for the Canadian Screen Awards were announced on Monday, and shows like “Flashpoint,” “Rookie Blue,” “Vikings,” “Orphan Black,” and “Less Than Kind” were all recognized.

Best Dramatic Series contenders include”Blackstone,” “Bomb Girls,” “Flashpoint,” “Motive,” and “Orphan Black,” while stars like Ben Bass, Priscilla Faia, and Matt Gordon (“Rookie Blue”) along with Etobicoke, Ontario native Katheryn Winnick (“Vikings”) are also up for awards. In the realm of film, projects such as Xavier Dolan’s “Tom at the Farm” and director Denis Villeneuve are nominated for multiple accolades.

Comedian Martin Short will be hosting the gala event, which will be held on March 9th at Toronto’s Sony Centre for the Performing Arts. For a full listing of the Canadian Screen Awards nominees, click here.

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