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‘Cupcake Girls,’ ‘Spectacle with Elvis Costello’ win Geminis

Following the revealing of the winners in their documentary, lifestyle, news, and sports programming categories earlier this month, Canada's Gemini Awards presented 19 more awards in Toronto during a black-tie broadcast gala over the weekend.
November 15, 2010

Following the revealing of the winners in their documentary, lifestyle, news, and sports programming categories earlier this month, Canada’s Gemini Awards presented 19 more awards in Toronto during a black-tie broadcast gala over the weekend. On the non-fiction/factual entertainment front, notable winners included Cupcake Girls (produced by Force Four Entertainment Inc.) in the best reality program or series category, and Spectacle with Elvis Costello (produced by Tri-Fi Productions Inc. and Chatting Glasses UK Ltd.) taking home the honor for best talk series. The Donald Brittain Award for best social/political documentary program went to Broke, produced by ID: Productions Inc. and directed by Rosie Dransfeld. The Gemini Awards, presented by Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, honor outstanding achievements in the Canadian English-language TV industry.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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