Casey Donovan has been nominated for Female Artist of the Year in the 2011 Deadlys.
A former Deadlys winner Donovan co-hosted and performed at Friday’s launch along with Descendance performance group. Donovan, who is set to play singer Mama Cass in a new musical, Flowerchildren, said she had been nominated for a Deadly award almost every year since she shot to fame in 2004. “It is always so beautiful and so nice to still be recognised,” she said.
Voting for this year’s winners is now open to the public on www.vibe.com.au/deadlys and will close on Saturday, September 10.
The Deadlys will be held at the Sydney Opera House on September 27.