MasterChef Australia and Australian Survivor both nominated in the Best Reality Series category whilst Gogglebox goes up for Best Entertainment.
The 2018 AACTA nominations have been announced, with Endemol Shine Australia up for three awards. MasterChef Australia and Australian Survivor have both been nominated in the Best Reality Series category, whilst Gogglebox Australia is up for the AACTA Award for Best Entertainment Program.
It’s the eighth time MasterChef has been nominated, and the nomination follows four consecutive wins in the Best Reality Series category. Along with Australian Survivor, it will compete with My Kitchen Rules, The Real Housewives Of Melbourne and The Single Wives for this year’s award.
Gogglebox goes up against Little Big Shots, Hard Quiz, Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery and The Weekly With Charlie Pickering in the Best Entertainment Program category.
The 2018 AACTAs mark the 60th anniversary of AFI | AACTA and see 395 individuals from 105 productions competing for a total of 54 Awards.
AFI | AACTA CEO Damian Trewhella, says, “We’re thrilled to see such a wealth of screen talent recognised at this year’s Awards – from some of the earliest AFI Award winners to many emerging and early-career practitioners – and we look forward to celebrating their fine achievements, as well as our 60th Anniversary as the longest standing national screen culture and industry development organisation at the 2018 AACTA Awards presented by Foxtel in Sydney.”
The winners of the 2018 AACTA Awards will be announced at an industry luncheon on Monday 3 December and The AACTA Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 5 December.