ASC gives 11th TV nom to Del Ruth


Cinematographer Thomas Del Ruth earned his 11th nomination from the American Society of Cinematographers on Wednesday, when noms were announced in two television categories for the 21st annual ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards, set for Feb. 18 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Century City.

Del Ruth -- who has won four ASC Awards -- was nominated for the pilot episode of "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip." His fellow nominees in the television movie/miniseries/pilot category are Adam Kane for the pilot of "Heroes," Walt Lloyd for the telefilm "The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines," Bill Roe for the pilot of "Day Break" and John Stokes for the "Umney's Last Case" episode of the miniseries "Nightmares and Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King."
In the episodic television category, the nominees are Eagle Egilsson for the "Darkroom" episode of "CSI: Miami," Nathan Hope for the "Killer" episode of "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," David Moxness for the "Arrow" episode of "Smallville," Roe for the "What If They Find Him" episode of "Day Break" and Gale Tattersall for the "Meaning" episode of "House."