Kidscreen Awards 2017 Cartoon Network Nominations

Kidscreen Awards 2017 Cartoon Network Nominations

Kidscreen Awards 2017 Cartoon Network Nominations

Cartoon Network has been nominated for three 2017 Kidscreen Awards. The Kidscreen Awards, is organised by children’s media news website – Kidscreen, the awards celebrates the best in children’s TV production, broadcasting and digital media.

Cartoon Network Studios’ We Bare Bears has been nominated in the Best Animated Series category and Cartoon Network Games’ The Powerpuff Girls: Flipped Out has been nominated for best game app for Tablet devices and Teen Titans Go!: Teeny Titans has been nominated for an award in the Best Smartphone App category. Winners will be announced at a special presentation event during Kidscreen Summit 2017 in Miami, Florida, USA on Tuesday 14th February 2017.

For a full list of all the Kidscreen Awards 2017 nominations, please follow the link below:

http://kidscreen.com/2016/12/05/nickleodeon-sprout-lead-kidscreen-awards-finalists/

All children’s programming nominations will be reviewed and assessed by a panel of judges from the United States, United Kingdom and Canada including Andy Yeatman (Netflix), Sarah Muller (Channel 5), Amy Friedman (Sprout), Lucy Murphy (Sky), Grainne Rowe (Disney Channel EMEA), Jackie Edwards (BBC Children’s), Andrew Thomas (Hulu), Nina Hahn (Nickelodeon International) and Deirdre Brennan (Corus Kids, licencee of Cartoon Network Canada).

All digital media nominations will be reviewed and assessed by experts from the digital media industry including Angela Lin (YouTube), Azadeh Jamalian (Tiggly), Bill Shribman (WGBH), Jens Peter de Pedro (Monkimun), David Kleeman (Dubit), Eric Huang (Made in Me), Daniel Bays (Lightning Sprite Media) and Brenda Bisner (Baby Toes Media).

Special thanks to The Daily Nick for the news: http://nickalive.blogspot.co.uk/

44th Annie Awards Nominations Shortlist

44th Annie Awards Nominations Shortlist

44th Annie Awards Nominations Shortlist

ASIFA-Hollywood has released their nominations shortlist for the 44th Annie Awards. The Annie Awards is an annual awards ceremony to honor individuals who have made significant contributions to the art of animation, an Annie Award is a highly regarded accolade for excellence in the field of animation.

According to the shortlist, Cartoon Network has been awarded four nominations, three for the special stop-motion episode of Adventure Time – Bad Jubies (Best Animated Television/Broadcast Production For Children, Outstanding Achievement, Production Design in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production and Best General Audience Animated Television/Broadcast Production) and one for the Long Live The Royals episode called “Punk Show” (Best General Audience Animated Television/Broadcast Production).

The Outstanding Achievement, Directing in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production award was nominated specifically for Kirsten Lepore for her work as director on the Adventure Time: Bad Jubies special. The Outstanding Achievement, Production Design in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production was nominated specifically for Jason Kolowski for his Production Design work on the Adventure Time: Bad Jubies special.

The 44th Annie Awards will be held at UCLA’s Royce Hall in Los Angeles, California on Saturday 4th February 2017.

List of all of Cartoon Network’s 2016 Annie Awards Nominations

Best Animated Television/Broadcast Production For Children

Adventure Time – Episode: Bad Jubies – Bix Pix Entertainment, Cartoon Network Studios, Frederator Studios

Outstanding Achievement, Directing in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production

Adventure Time – Episode: Bad Jubies – Cartoon Network Studios – Director: Kirsten Lepore

Outstanding Achievement, Production Design in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production

Adventure Time – Episode: Bad Jubies – Bix Pix Entertainment, Cartoon Network Studios, Frederator Studios – Production Design: Jason Kolowski

Best General Audience Animated Television/Broadcast Production

Long Live the Royals – Episode: Punk Show – Cartoon Network Studios

Warner Bros. (sister company of Turner, the owners of Cartoon Network) has been nominated for two awards, one for the 3D CGI motion picture – Storks (Outstanding Achievement, Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production) by Warner Animation Group and another one for Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders (Outstanding Achievement, Music in an Animated Feature Production) by Warner Bros. Animation.

The Outstanding Achievement, Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production was nominated specifically for Katie Crown for her voice acting work as the voice of Tulip in the movie. The Outstanding Achievement, Music in an Animated Feature Production award was nominated specifically for composers Kristopher Carter, Lolita Ritmanis and Michael McCuistion.

A full list of all the 44th Annie Awards nominations can be viewed on the link below:

http://annieawards.org/nominees/

Cartoon Network UK 2016 Childrens BAFTA Press Release

Cartoon Network UK 2016 Childrens BAFTA Press Release
The Amazing World of Gumball’s creator Ben Bocquelet with show director Mic Graves and writer Joe Parham

Cartoon Network UK 2016 Childrens BAFTA Press Release

Cartoon Network UK has posted their own press release regarding their three Children’s BAFTA wins on Sunday (20/11/2016), so far, Cartoon Network have won a total of thirteen Children’s BAFTAs to date. We Bare Bears winning best international TV show was an remarkable achievement, especially as the category was full of tough competition, with likes of Australian teen-drama Nowhere Boys, Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants and Nick Jr’s/CBeebies’ Peter Rabbit.

The Amazing World of Gumball had to compete against Shaun the Sheep, Stick Man and Disney XD’s Counterfeit Cat for best British animated show. Since its world premiere on Cartoon Network UK in 2011, The Amazing World of Gumball has won an amazing total of eight Children’s BAFTAs.

From The Turner UK Press Release

A whopping three awards for the top kids channel with We Bare Bears named Best International show and The Amazing World of Gumball; Best Writer and Best Animation.

UK-produced The Amazing World of Gumball was the big winner at last night’s (20/11/2016) Children’s BAFTA Awards scooping Best Writer and Best Animation and elevating the popular comedy cartoon’s all-time total BAFTA tally to eight. And Cartoon Network didn’t stop there with a win for hilarious cartoon, We Bare Bears in the Best International show category.

We Bare Bears charts the adventures of three adoptive bear brothers as they attempt to integrate as humans in the big city. The series beat off stiff competition in the international category from Nowhere Boys, SpongeBob SquarePants and Peter Rabbit. The Amazing World of Gumball, which follows the antics of blue cat Gumball Watterson and his adoptive goldfish brother Darwin, was up against the likes of Shaun the Sheep, Stick Man and Disney XD’s Counterfeit Cat.

Ian McDonough, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Turner, Northern Europe, says: “What an incredibly successful evening for Cartoon Network! The Amazing World of Gumball and We Bare Bears are shining examples of everything Cartoon Network stands for – funny, irreverent and unique shows that appeal the world over. We are so proud of their success and it’s an honour to see that recognised at the British Academy Children’s Awards.”

Rapper Doc Brown hosted the ceremony which took place at The Roundhouse in Camden, London with long-time favourites, The Powerpuff Girls putting in a surprise appearance on the red carpet much to the delight of waiting fans.

These latest accolades bring Cartoon Network’s award-wins to 13 this year alone.

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