Beacon Hill (web series)

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Beacon Hill
Beacon Hill title (2014).png
Season 1 main title
Created by Linda Hill
Jessica Hill
Written by Linda Hill
Jessica Hill
Skip Shea
Directed by Albert Alarr
Starring
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 12
Production
Executive producer(s) Crystal Chappell
Producer(s)
Cinematography Kevin Perry
Production company(s) Bella Productions
Open Book Productions
Release
Original network Beaconhilltheseries.com
Original release March 5, 2014 (2014-03-05) – present
External links
Website

Beacon Hill (sometimes stylized Beacon Hill the Series) is a soap opera web series that premiered on March 5, 2014 at Beaconhilltheseries.com. Created by Linda Hill and Jessica Hill and executive produced by Crystal Chappell, it stars Alicia Minshew and Sarah Brown as ex-lovers caught up in political and family drama in the affluent Boston neighborhood of Beacon Hill.

The series was nominated for a 2015 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding New Approaches Drama Series, and both Minshew and Brown were nominated for Daytime Emmys for Outstanding Performer in a New Approaches Drama Series the same year. Brown won a 2015 Indie Series Award for Best Lead Actress (Drama) for her role, and Chappell was nominated for an Indie Series Award for Best Supporting Actress (Drama).

Plot[edit]

New York City reporter Sara Preston returns home to Beacon Hill to find her senator grandfather ailing, the rest of her family in shambles and her ex-girlfriend Kate Wesley caught up in political drama.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

Created by Linda Hill and Jessica Hill, Beacon Hill is executive produced by veteran actress and producer Chappell, with Co-Executive Producer Christa Morris, Supervising Producer Hillary B. Smith and producers Goldin, Hill and Hill.[1][2] Albert Alarr directed season 1, with Kevin Perry as director of photography and Paul F. Antonelli as music supervisor.[2]

Awards[edit]

Beacon Hill was nominated for a 2015 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding New Approaches Drama Series, and both Minshew and Brown were nominated for Daytime Emmys for Outstanding Performer in a New Approaches Drama Series the same year.[1][3] Brown won a 2015 Indie Series Award for Best Lead Actress (Drama) for her role,[4][5] and Chappell was nominated for an Indie Series Award for Best Supporting Actress (Drama).[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Littleton, Cynthia (March 31, 2015). "General Hospital, Ellen DeGeneres, CBS Lead Daytime Emmy Nominations". Variety. Retrieved September 17, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "The Team". Beaconhilltheseries.com. Retrieved September 26, 2015. 
  3. ^ Rodriguez, Briana (March 31, 2015). "General Hospital Leads 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Nominations". Backstage. Retrieved September 17, 2015. 
  4. ^ "6th Annual Indie Series Awards: Complete List of Winners". Indie Series Awards. April 2015. Retrieved September 17, 2015. 
  5. ^ "Indie Series Awards History and Archive of Past Winners". Indie Series Awards. Retrieved September 27, 2015. 
  6. ^ "6th Annual Indie Soap Awards Nominees". Indie Series Awards. February 2015. Retrieved September 27, 2015. 

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