CBS leads nominees for Cinematographers prizes

CBS pocketed seven nominations this year in the seventh annual American Society of Cinematographers awards.

There was a three-way tie for second between ABC, NBC and HBO, which received two apiece.

Turner Network Television and Cinemax each had one program nominated.

In episodic television, the nominees are: John C. Flinn III for “Jake and the Fatman,” produced by Viacom for CBS; Ross Maehl for MGM’s “Young Riders” on ABC; Frank Prinzi, “Northern Exposure,” Pipeline Prods., CBS; Michael Watkins, “Quantum Leap,” Universal Television, NBC; and Kenneth D. Zunder, “Brooklyn Bridge,” UBU/Paramount, CBS.

Nominees in the miniseries category are: Michael Longo, “MGM: When the Lion Roars,” Point Blank Prods., TNT; Tom Priestley, “Intruders, Part II,” CBS Entertainment, Dan Curtis Prods., CBS; Reynaldo Villalobos, “Sinatra, Part I,” Warner Bros. Television, CBS; Kees Van Oostrum, “Burden of Proof,” Mike Robe Prods., ABC; and Roy Wagner, “Drug Wars, Part I,” ZZY Prods., NBC.

Nominees in the telefilm category are: Paul Elliott, “Citizen Cohn,” W.A.C. Prods., HBO; Johnny Jensen, “An American Story,” Hallmark Hall of Fame Prods., CBS; Larry Revene, “Affairs of the Heart,” Private Screenings Prods., Cinemax; Richard Rawlings Jr., “When Nobody Would Listen,” Papazian-Hirsch, CBS; and Vilmos Zsigmond, “Stalin,” HBO Prods., HBO.

The awards event will be held Feb. 21 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More TV News from Variety