‘Gotham,’ ‘Marco Polo’ Lead American Society of Cinematographers TV Nominations

“Game of Thrones,” “Blindspot” and “Bessie” also singled out by the ASC

GOTHAM: Gordon (Benjamin McKenzie)in the “Rise of the Villains: Strike Force” episode of GOTHAM airing Monday, Oct. 12 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2015 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: FOX.

The Netflix series “Marco Polo” and the Fox series “Gotham” led all television programs in nominations for the American Society of Cinematographers’ television awards, the ASC announced on Wednesday.

“Gotham” received two of the five nominations in the Episode of a Regular Series category, one each for cinematographers Christopher Norr and one for Crescenzo Notarile, while “Marco Polo” received one nomination in that category for Vanja Cernjul and another in the Television Movie, Miniseries or Pilot category for Romain Lacourbas.

Other shows receiving nominations were “12 Monkeys,” “Game of Thrones,” “Blindspot,” “Casanova,” “The Man in the High Castle” and “Bessie.”

Winners will be announced at the ASC Awards on Feb. 14, 2016. Film nominations will be revealed on Jan. 6.

The American Society of Cinematographers is a nonprofit, invitation-only organization devoted to advancing the art of filmmaking. It was founded in 1919.

The nominees:

Episode of a Regular Series
Vanja Cernjul, ASC, HFC for MARCO POLO, “The Fourth Step” (NETFLIX)
David Greene, CSC for 12 MONKEYS, “Mentally Divergent” (SYFY)
Christopher Norr for GOTHAM, “Strike Force” (FOX)
Crescenzo Notarile, ASC, AIC for GOTHAM, “Scarification” (FOX)
Fabian Wagner for GAME OF THRONES, “Hardhome” (HBO)

Television Movie, Miniseries, or Pilot
Martin Ahlgren for BLINDSPOT pilot (NBC)
Pierre Gill, CSC for CASANOVA (AMAZON)
James Hawkinson for THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE pilot (AMAZON)
Jeffrey Jur, ASC for BESSIE (HBO)
Romain Lacourbas for MARCO POLO pilot (NETFLIX)