We may not have been able to celebrate our Critics’ Pick Awards Season to the extent that we’d like this year because of the pandemic but that can’t stop us from hosting our favourite part of the awards, our annual Nominee Interview Series.


The list is short this year because we had so few nominees but we still got to talk to some amazing artists. Click the links below to hear from our 2020 nominees.


This year’s series includes:


Sean Patrick Thomas
TV Award Nominee– Outstanding Guest Actor


Mae Martin
TV Award Nominee– Outstanding Leading Performance in a Comedy
(Feel Good)


Katie McElhenney
TV Award Nominee– Outstanding Writing for a Comedy
(Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet, “A Dark Quiet Death”)


Kayla Cromer
TV Award Nominee– Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Comedy
(Everything’s Gonna Be Okay)


Andy Wolton
TV Award Nominee– Outstanding Writing for a Comedy
(Trying, “We Know The Way Out”)


Tess Benger
Theatre Award Winner– Outstanding Performance in a Musical
(Sunday in the Park with George, Eclipse Theatre Company)


Anders Yates
Theatre Award Winner– Outstanding Solo Performance
(Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival)


Aviva Armour-Ostroff
Theatre Award Winner– Outstanding Production