2023 Canadian Screen Awards: Digital & Immersive winners

The 2023 Canadian Screen Award winners in the Digital & Immersive categories were announced Thursday afternoon at an event at Meridian Hall in Toronto, hosted by Brandon Gonez

ET Canada Live picked up a leading three awards, including Best Host, Web Program or Series recognition for Cheryl Hickey, Roz Weston, Sangita Patel, Carlos Bustamante, Keshia Chante, Morgan Hoffman, and Best Live Production, Social Media. Its ET Canada Pride celebration also captured Best Web Program or Series, Non-Fiction.

Winnifred Jong’s comedy web series, Tokens, picked up two awards, including Best Direction for Jong. CBC Gem episodic series, Revenge of the Black Best Friend, created, co-written, and co-produced by Amanda Parris, also earned two wins, one for Best Web Program or Series, Fiction, in addition to a Best Lead Performance honour for Oluniké Adeliyi.

Find the full list of winners here:

Best Supporting Performance, Web Program or Series

Tokens

(A Token Entertainment Company)

Sedina Fiati

 

Best Lead Performance, Web Program or Series

Revenge of the Black Best Friend

(RBBF Inc.)

Oluniké Adeliyi

 

Best Host, Web Program or Series

ET Canada Live

(Entertainment Tonight Canada)

Cheryl Hickey, Roz Weston, Sangita Patel, Carlos Bustamante, Keshia Chante, Morgan Hoffman

 

Best Live Production, Social Media

ET Canada Live

(Entertainment Tonight Canada)

John Kampilis, Jodie Davis, Laura Carroll, Bob Pagrach, Fay Philavanh, Kate Morawetz, Katie Colley

 

Best Video Game

I Was A Teenage Exocolonist

(Northway Games)

Sarah Northway

 

Best Immersive Experience – Non-Fiction

Lou

(UNLTDVR)

Martine Asselin, Annick Daigneault, Sébastien Gros, John Hamilton

 

Best Immersive Experience – Fiction

The Orchid and the Bee

(National Film Board of Canada)

Frances Adair Mckenzie, Jelena Popović, Michael Fukushima

 

Best Writing, Web Program or Series

Chateau Laurier – An Unfortunate Turn of Events

(Geneva Film Co. Ltd.)

Kent Staines, Emily Weedon

 

Best Direction, Web Program or Series

Tokens – The Goal

(A Token Entertainment Company)

Winnifred Jong

 

Best Web Program or Series, Non-Fiction

ET Canada Pride

(Entertainment Tonight Canada)

John Kampilis, Jodie Davis, Laura Carroll, Bob Pagrach, Fay Philavanh, Dallas Dixon, Mikael Melo

 

Best Web Program or Series, Fiction

Revenge of the Black Best Friend

(RBBF Inc.)

Amanda Parris, Jonas Diamond, Julian De Zotti, Motion, Mercedes Grundy


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Connie Thiessen
Connie Thiessenhttps://broadcastdialogue.com
Connie has worked coast-to-coast as a reporter, editor, anchor and host at CKNW and News 1130 in Vancouver, News 95.7 and CBC in Halifax, and CFCW Edmonton, among other stations. With a passion for music, film and community service, she led News 95.7 to a 2013 Atlantic Journalism Award and regional RTDNA award for Best Radio Newscast. More recently, she was nominated for Music Journalist of the Year at Canadian Music Week 2019. To report a typo or error please email - corrections@broadcastdialogue.com

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