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Realscreen Awards unveils nominees for Best New Format, Diversity and Inclusion honors

In advance of the 2019 edition of the Realscreen Awards, taking place on January 29 at the Sheraton New Orleans, Realscreen is unveiling the nominees for the Best New Format ...
January 9, 2019

In advance of the 2019 edition of the Realscreen Awards, taking place on January 29 at the Sheraton New Orleans, Realscreen is unveiling the nominees for the Best New Format and Diversity and Inclusion categories.

These nominees join previously announced nominations spanning the five main categories of unscripted and non-fiction content honored: Competition, Lifestyle, Reality, Non-Fiction, and Digital & Branded Content.

The nominees for Best New Format are:
Buying Blind
Original broadcast country: Denmark
Network/platform: TV3
Production company: Snowman Productions, Kinetic Content, Red Arrow Studios International
Executive Producer (Production Company):
Rasmus Steentoft; Mette Nissen; Lars Foenss; Michael von Würden; Chris Coelen;
Karrie Wolf; Katie Griffin
Executive Producer (Network):
Karsten Bartholin

Old People’s Home for Four Year Olds
Original Broadcast Country: England
Network/Platform: Channel 4
Production Company: CPL Productions
Executive Producer (Production Company): Trish Powell; Benjamin Leigh; Murray Boland; Danielle Lux
Executive Producer (Network): Lucy Leveugle

Taboo
Original Broadcast Country: Belgium
Network/Platform: VRT- één
Production Company: Panenka
Executive Producer (Production Company): Kato Maes; Tom Lenaerts

The nominees for our Diversity and Inclusion award are:
Old People’s Home for Four Year Olds
Original Broadcast Country: England
Network/Platform: Channel 4
Production Company: CPL Productions
Executive Producer (Production Company): Trish Powell; Benjamin Leigh; Murray Boland; Danielle Lux
Executive Producer (Network): Lucy Leveugle

Rise
Original Broadcast Country: USA
Network/Platform: Viceland
Production Company: Vice Media
Executive Producer (Production Company):
Tania Natscheff; Bernardo Loyola; Patrick McGuire; Heather Rae; Jordan Roberts
Executive Producer (Network): Spike Jonze;
Eddy Moretti; Shane Smith; Michael Kronish

Rise Up
Original Broadcast Country: USA
Network/Platform: History
Production Company: Magilla Entertainment is association with Springhill Entertainment and Firelight Media
Executive Producer (Production Company):
Matthew Ostrom (Magilla);
Laura Palumbo Johnson (Magilla);
LeBron James (SpringHill Entertainment) and
Stanley Nelson (Firelight Media); Jason Fox (Magilla)
Executive Producer (Network): Kristen Burns (History)

The Realscreen Awards, which have comprehensively recognized the best in unscripted and non-fiction programming from around the world since 2010, will be presented during a ceremony held at the Sheraton New Orleans on January 29, during the upcoming Realscreen Summit, which takes place January 28-31.

For more information and to see the other nominees, click here. ()

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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