Nominees Announced for the 2015 Golden Maple Awards

Golden Maple Awards

The Academy of Canadians in Sports & Entertainment – Los Angeles (ACISE-LA) has announced the nominees for the 2015 Golden Maple Awards. Nominees are Canadian talent that appeared in TV series broadcasted in the US between July 1, 2014 and July 1, 2015.

BEST ACTOR IN A TV SERIES BROADCASTED IN THE US:

Adam Copeland – Haven, Syfy
Alexander Ludwig – Vikings, History Channel
Brandon Jay McLaren – Graceland, USA
Greyston Holt – Bitten, Syfy
Jonathan Keltz – Reign, The CW
Lyriq Bent – The Book of Negroes, BET
Torrance Coombs – Reign, The CW

BEST ACTRESS IN A TV SERIES BROADCASTED IN THE US:

Amanda Crew – Silicon Valley, HBO
Anna Silk – Lost Girl, Syfy
Caroline Dhavernas – Hannibal, NBC
Jessalyn Gilsig – Vikings, History Channel
Katheryn Winnick – Vikings, History Channel
Kathleen Robertson – Murder in the First, TNT
Missy Peregrym – Rookie Blue, ABC

NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR IN A TV SERIES BROADCASTED IN THE US:

Brooke Wexler – Richie Rich, Netflix
Emily Hampshire – 12 Monkeys and Schitt’s Creek, Syfy and Pop TV
Italia Ricci – Chasing Life, ABC Family
Meaghan Rath – New Girl, FOX
Shailyn Pierre-Dixon – The Book of Negroes, BET

This celebration of Canadian talent in the US will be held on Canada Day, Wednesday, July 1, 2015.

Congrats to all of the nominees!

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