STARZ RECEIVES NINE EMMY NOMINATIONS INCLUDING OUTSTANDING MINI SERIES OR MOVIE
SPARTACUS, CAMELOT AND PILLARS OF THE EARTH ALL RECOGNIZED FOR 69th ANNUAL EMMY(R) AWARDS
Beverly Hills, Calif., July 14, 2011--STARZ programming was honored with nine Emmy(R) nominations this morning by the Academy of Arts & Science for the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy(R) Awards including Outstanding Miniseries or Movie for the six hour adaptation of Ken Follett's world wide best seller, "The Pillars of the Earth."
Two other STARZ Originals were nominated, as well. "Spartacus: Gods of the Arena" was nominated for Outstanding Stunt Coordination and "Camelot" for Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music.
Complete nominations include:
PILLARS OF THE EARTH
Outstanding Mini Series or Movie:
· Tandem Communications and Muse Entertainment in association with Scott Free Films
Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie:
Atilla Szalay, Director of Photography
Outstanding Hairstyling for a Miniseries or a Movie:
Tricia Cameron, Department Head Hairstylist
Loulia Sheppard, Key Hairstylist
Outstanding Makeup for a Multi-Camera Series or Special (Non-Prosthetic):
Colleen Quinton, Department Head Makeup Artist
Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Original Dramatic Score):
Outstanding Special Visual Effects for a Miniseries, Movie Or A Special:
Vit Komrzy, Visual Effects Producer
Viktor Muller, Visual Effects Supervisor
Paul Stephenson, Special Effects Supervisor
Outstanding Sound Editing For a Miniseries, Movie Or A Special - Pillars of the Earth:
"The Work of Angels"
Marcel Pothier, Supervising Sound Editor
Christian Rivest, Sound Designer
Antoine Morin, Sound Effects Editor
Guy Pelletier, Music and Dialogue Editor
Guy Francoeur, Foley Artist
SPARTACUS: GODS OF THE ARENA
Outstanding Stunt Coordination:
"The Bitter End"
Allen Popleton, Key Stunt and Fight Supervisor
Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music:
Music by Jeff Danna
Music by Mychael Danna
About Starz Entertainment
Starz Entertainment, LLC, is a premium movie and original programming entertainment service provider operating in the United States. The company offers 17 premium channels including the flagship STARZ(R) and ENCORE(R) brands with approximately 18.8 million and 33.1 million subscribers respectively. Starz Entertainment airs in total more than 1,000 movies and original series every month across its pay TV channels. Starz Entertainment is recognized as a pay TV leader in providing HD, On Demand, HD On Demand and online advanced services for its STARZ, ENCORE and MOVIEPLEX brands. Starz Entertainment (www.starz.com) is an operating unit of Starz, LLC, which is a controlled subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation and is attributed to the Liberty Starz tracking stock group (NASDAQ: LSTZA).