‘Studio City’ wins big at the 2021 LA Live Film Festival

Sean Kanan in “Studio City”. Photo courtesy of ‘Studio City’

The Emmy-winning digital drama series “Studio City” was a big winner at the 2021 LA Live Film Festival. Digital Journal has the recap.

“Studio City” follows the lives of Hollywood actor Sam Stevens (Sean Kanan) and the cast of “Hearts on Fire,” America’s #2 daytime drama, as they navigate the chaotic world of soap operas and in their own messy personal lives.

Protagonist Sean Kanan won “Best Actor”, while director Timothy Woodward Jr. took home “Best Director”. Pablo Diez won ‘Best Cinematography’ and Juliet Vega won ‘Best Supporting Actress’.

“Thank you Kash Hovey and everyone at the LA Live Film Festival,” Sean Kanan remarked in a social media post. “So proud of the @studiocity.show team for winning Outstanding TV Drama in addition to Best Director @timothywoodwardjr for Best Cinematography by @pablodiez for Best Supporting Actress (and my daughter-in-law) @juliet_vega If you haven’t watched our Emmy-winning drama Studio City on @amazonprimevideo, please check us out.

This summer, “Studio City” picked up two 2021 Daytime Emmy Awards, which included wins for the coveted “Outstanding Limited Series” and for “Outstanding Lighting Direction for a Daytime Drama or Fiction Program.”

“Studio City” is available to stream on Amazon Prime Video.