This Wednesday, September 7, is a big night for Candians as the 26th Annual Gemini Awards commence on CBC Television. With 113 awards already presented in the News & Sports, Documentary, Lifestyle, Reality, Drama, Children’s or Youth, Comedy and Variety Categories, only seven awards are left to give out and viewers are anxiously awaiting to see if their favorites win.
The Gemini Awards this year is hosted by comedian Russell Peters and has a large repitore of famous celebrities who are presenting and entertaining during the live broadcast.
1. Jason Priestly, star of Call Me Fitz
2. Catherine O’Hara, the legendary comedy actress
3. Hugh Dillon, from Durham County and Flashpoint
4. Leah Miller, host of So You Think You Can Dance Canada
5. Yannick Bisson from Murdoch Mysteries
6. Nicole Appleton, host of Cover Me Canada
7. George Stroumboulopoulos
8. Marie-France Dubreuil from Battle of the Blades
9. Callum Keith Rennie, from Shattered
10. Craig Olejnik, from The Listener
11. Alan Thicke, all round Canadian legend.
12. Annie Clarke and Munro Chambers from Degrassi.
1. Jim Cuddy
2. City and Colour
3. Deborah Cox
Popular actor and comedian Tom Green will host his own internet party he is dubbing the The Tom Green Room that will begin one hour before the show at 7pm EST. It is not too late to be a part of the event! Haven’t got your ticket yet? Have no fear! You can still buy tickets to the Gemini Awards and get to see your favorite performers, presenters and nominees win…or lose!