Nominations for the 3rd Annual Equity Awards are now closed. Finalists will be announced on Tuesday April 9.
The Equity Ensemble Awards were introduced in 2011 to honour excellent performances by Australian television ensembles.
The Equity Awards include:
•The Equity Award for an Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in Comedy Series
•The Equity Award for an Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
•The Equity Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Mini-Series or Telemovie
Past winners of the Equity Awards include the cast members of The Slap, At Home with Julia, East West 101, Rake and The Librarians.
Cast members of Rake at the 1st Annual Equity Awards
Cast members of The Slap at the 2nd Annual Equity Awards at Ivy Penthouse, Sydney
Television programs must be Australian and must feature an Australian cast. Read the full rules of the Equity Awards here.
The Equity Awards are the only awards in the country nominated and selected by Australian performers.
Voting will close at 5pm on Monday March 25, 2013. Finalists will be announced on Tuesday April 9 and all Equity members will be invited to vote for the winners.
The Equity Foundation thanks ABC TV and The Media, Entertainment & Arts for their support of the Equity Awards.