May 13, 2008

Award for Cameron

BC's Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Foundation has nominated Cameron Bright as Best Supporting Actor for his work on the Victoria shoot film Normal.

Normal, Carl Bessai's ensemble drama about intertwining lives of characters affected by a tragedy, led the local pack with 11 nominations, including best feature-length drama, best director and best screenwriting.

Other honours garnered by Normal included nominations for best actor (Callum Keith Rennie, Tygh Runyon), actress (Camille Sullivan), supporting actress (Britt Irvin and Lauren Lee Smith), cinematography and editing.

The Leo Awards were established in 1998 to celebrate excellence in B.C. film and television production. The 10th annual awards ceremony takes place May 23 and 24 at Vancouver's Westin Bayshore.