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Academy Announces Line-up for ‘In Studio’

The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television is pleased to announce that In Studio, its television show produced in association with Astral’s The Movie Network and Corus Entertainment’s Movie Central will be filming a new show in front of a live audience on March 2nd 2013. In Studio will be hosted by Seamus O’Regan and feature our finest Canadian directors, actors and writers on stage in conversation about their CSA nominated films and television shows.

In Stuido is executive produced by the Academy and directed by Barry Avrich with the participation of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

This 2nd edition of In Studio will be filmed before a live audience at TIFF Bell Lightbox with attendance open to all Canadian Screen Awards nominees, Academy and TIFF Members, as well as the general public.

In Studio will take place from 7pm-8:30pm on Saturday, March 2nd at the TIFF Bell Lightbox, (Cinema 2) and will be broadcast at a later date on Corus Entertainment’s Movie Central and Astral’s The Movie Network.

Some of the talent that will be featured include with more to come:

DEEPA MEHTA (Director, Midnight’s Children)

ANITA DORON (Director, Writer, The Lesser Blessed)

BEN AYRES (Actor, Less Than Kind)

BOB MARTIN (Producer, Actor, Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays)

GERRY DEE (Producer, Actor, Mr. D)

JENNIFER IRWIN (Actor, Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays)

KEN FINKLEMAN (Writer, Director, Producer, Actor, Good God)

KENNY HOTZ (Producer, Actor, Kenny Hotz: Triumph of the Will)

KIM COATES (Actor, Goon)

KIM NGUYEN (Director, Writer, War Witch)

MARC-ANDRE GRONDIN (Actor, L’affaire Dumont/Goon)

MARK MCKINNEY (Producer, Writer, Less Than Kind)

PATRICIA ROZEMA (Director, Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays)

RICK MERCER (Producer, Writer, Actor, The Rick Mercer Report)

RICHARD VAN CAMP (Executive Producer, Author, The Lesser Blessed)

XAVIER DOLAN (Director, Writer, Laurence Anyways)

WENDEL MELDRUM (Actor, Less Than Kind)