(TORONTO – November 1, 2006) – Rolling out the red carpet…with just three days left until the 2006 Gemini Awards Global Television today announced the addition of some of Canada’s brightest television personalities to this year’s roster of Presenters.
Additional Presenters include:
Mike Holmes, Holmes on Homes
George Stroumboulopoulos, The Hour
Marilyn Denis, CityLine
Jeff Douglas, Things That Move
The ET Canada Gemini Red Carpet will be buzzing, as Holmes, Stroumboulopoulos, Denis and Douglas join fellow presenters, Shawn Ashmore, Brent Butt, Nicholas Campbell, Wendy Crewson, Cheryl Hickey, Evangeline Lilly, Shaun Majumder, Cara Pifko along with Special Musical Guests, Lukas Rossi and Gilby Clarke.
Entertainment Tonight Canada Live: On the Gemini Red Carpet: Beginning at 9 pm ET/PT, host Cheryl Hickey along with ET Canada’s Senior Entertainment Reporter Rick Campanelli and Vancouver Correspondent Erin Cebula will welcome the stars to the 21st Annual Gemini Awards as they arrive at the River Rock Casino Resort.
This ET Canada red carpet special is followed by the hour-long Gala Awards broadcast beginning at 9:30 pm ET/PT on Global.
Senior Entertainment Reporter Rosey Edeh along with savvy stylist Chris Hyndman of So Chic dish on nominee and presenter fashions from a remote location directly overlooking the Red Carpet arrivals. The ET Canada Team
of reporters will also keep viewers up to speed on all of the backstage buzz in the ET Canada Gemini Lounge.
21st Annual Gemini Awards Fast Facts:
GEMINI STYLE: Renowned Canadian fashion leader Vladimir Markovich, Founder and Creative Director of BC Fashion Week is the official stylist of the 21st Annual Gemini Awards. Celebrities to be dressed by Markovich include:
Evangeline Lilly in Asluxe, Shawn Ashmore in VanGuard and Andrea Muizelaar in Chloe Angus.
GEMINI CHIC: Canada’s Next Top Model 2006 winner, Andrea Muizelaar of Whitby, Ontario will be the official trophy host for the 21st Annual Gemini
GEMINI VIBE: Highlander star Jim Byrnes lends his voice as the official announcer of the Awards…AND…internationally renowned Canadian DJ, Kid Koala is confirmed as the house band for the show. Using his turntable as a musical instrument, Kid Koala creates his unique sound by dragging vinyl across a needle at varying speeds, altering the pitch of notes, and changing the way you hear music forever.