NSI grads nominated for 2015 Canadian Comedy Awards


Congratulations to the NSI grads who scored Canadian Comedy Awards nominations.

Multimedia | Best feature film

  • Big News from Grand Rock – consulting producer Laura Perlmutter (NSI Drama Prize)
  • Corner Gas: The Movie – consulting producers Virginia Thompson and Robert deLint (both NSI Features First)
  • How to be Deadly – producer Mary Sexton (NSI Features First)
  • Pretend We’re Kissing – writer/director/producer Matt Sadowski (NSI Drama Prize) and executive producer Mark Montefiore (NSI Totally Television)

Internet | Best web series

  • Space Riders: Division Earth – director Jordan Canning (NSI Drama Prize)

Television | Best TV show

  • Meet the Family – executive producer Jeff Peeler (NSI Global Marketing)
  • Tiny Plastic Men – producer Camille Beaudoin (NSI Totally Television, NSI Features First) and writer Chris Craddock (NSI Features First)

Multimedia | Best direction in a feature

  • Peter Benson (NSI Totally Television) for What An Idiot 

Multimedia | Best writing in a feature

  • Peter Benson (NSI Totally Television) for What An Idiot 
  • Matt Sadowski (NSI Drama Prize) for Pretend We’re Kissing

Internet | Best direction in a web series

  • Jordan Canning (NSI Drama Prize) for Space Riders: Division Earth

Television | Best writing in a TV series or special

  • Chris Craddock (NSI Features First) for Tiny Plastic Men

You can vote for your favourites until August 15. The awards are presented in Toronto on September 13, 2015.

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