‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ ‘Black Panther,’ ‘Pose’ Campaigns Nominated for Publicists Awards

Other nominated TV and film campaigns include “The Alienist,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “A Quiet Place” and “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”

Last Updated: January 14, 2019 @ 7:02 AM

The publicists responsible for the campaigns for “Black Panther,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “Crazy Rich Asians,” “Halloween,” “A Quiet Place” and “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” have been nominated for the top film awards at the International Cinematographers Guild’s 56th Annual ICG Publicists Awards, which will be handed out on Feb. 22 at the Beverly Hilton.

Television nominees are the publicists responsible for the campaigns for “The Alienist,” “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” “Mayans, M.C.,” “Pose” and “Single Parents.”

The ICG Publicists Awards nominees:

THE MAXWELL WEINBERG PUBLICIST SHOWMANSHIP OF THE YEAR FOR MOTION PICTURES
The union publicists that worked on publicity campaigns on behalf of:
“Black Panther” (The Walt Disney Studios)
“Bohemian Rhapsody” (Twentieth Century Fox)
“Crazy Rich Asians” (Warner Bros. Pictures)
“Halloween” (Universal Pictures)
“A Quiet Place” (Paramount Pictures)
“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” (Sony Pictures)

THE MAXWELL WEINBERG PUBLICIST SHOWMANSHIP OF THE YEAR FOR TELEVISION
“The Alienist” – Gabriela Zapata (Paramount Television and Turner’s Studio T)
“The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” – Ryan Aguirre (CBS Television Studios)
“Mayans, M.C.” – Chris Kaspers (Fox 21 Television & FX Productions)
“Pose” – Yong Kim (Fox 21 Television & FX Productions)
“Single Parents” – Shari Rosenblum (Twentieth Century Fox Television & ABC Studios)

THE PRESS AWARD
Chris Cavell, The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times
Erik Davis, Fandango
Tom O’Neil, Gold Derby
Andy Reyes, Entertainment Tonight

THE INTERNATIONAL MEDIA AWARD
Vera Anderson, HFPA/Mexico
Nelson Aspen, Sunrise, Australia
Jami Philbrick, Mtime, China
Jeremy Kaye, Screen International
Adam Tanswell, HFPA/UK

THE EXCELLENCE IN UNIT STILL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD FOR MOTION PICTURES
Murray Close
Claire Folger
Matt Kennedy
Merrick Morton
Hopper Stone

THE EXCELLENCE IN UNIT STILL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD FOR TELEVISION
Beth Dubber
Richard Cartwright
Colleen Hayes
Macall Polay
Van Redin

THE LES MASON AWARD (highest honor the Publicists can bestow on one of its own members)
Riki Arnold, Senior Publicist, Photo Editor (The Walt Disney Studios)
Gabriela Gutentag, Unit Publicist
Sheryl Main, Unit Publicist
Ernie Malik, Unit Publicist
Rochelle Romanelli, Senior Publicist (Paramount Pictures International)

As previously announced, the publicists will honor legendary actress Jamie Lee Curtis with the Lifetime Achievement Award and acclaimed director Jon M. Chu with the Motion Picture Showman of the Year Award. Still to be announced is the Television Showman of the Year Award.