TORONTO | MONTREAL – The third group of celebrity presenters for the Academy’s CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS were announced today by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television. This year’s gala will be hosted by comedian Norm Macdonald at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts in Toronto and broadcast LIVE on CBC-TV at 8pm ET (9 AT | 9:30 NT) Sunday, March 13, 2016.
The third group of presenters for this year’s gala broadcast will continue to represent some of Canada’s best and brightest film and television talent, including (in alpha order): Aunjanue Ellis (The Book of Negroes, Quantico), Sara Farb (King Lear, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe), Giacomo Gianniotti (Grey’s Anatomy, Reign), Jonny Harris (Still Standing, Murdoch Mysteries), The Honourable Mélanie Joly (Minister of Canadian Heritage), Ari Millen (Orphan Black, Rupture), Joe Mimran (Dragons’ Den), Emily VanCamp (Revenge, Captain America: The Winter Soldier) and Mary Walsh (This Hour Has 22 Minutes, The Grand Seduction). These stars will join the previously announced presenters at the CSA Gala on Sunday, March 13 on CBC.
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