Cartoon Network And Adult Swim Annie Awards 2019 Nominations

Cartoon Network And Adult Swim Annie Awards 2019 Nominations

Cartoon Network And Adult Swim Annie Awards 2019 Nominations

Today (3rd December), ASIFA-Hollywood has released their nominations list for the 46th annual Annie Awards which will be held on Saturday 2nd February 2019, at Royce Hall at UCLA in Los Angeles. The Annie Awards is an annual awards ceremony to honor exceptional animated productions and also 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.

Cartoon Network Studios’ sci-fi animated show – Ben 10 has received a nomination in the “Outstanding Achievement for Storyboarding in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production” category, specifically for the storyboarding work by Will Patrick. In the “Outstanding Achievement for Writing in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production”, Cartoon Network Studios has received two nominations, one for Craig of the Creek and the other for We Bare Bears. For the Craig of the Creek nomination, Matt Burnett (show creator), Ben Levin (show creator), Shauna McGarry, Jeff Trammell and Tiffany Ford have been specifically listed for their scriptwriting on the show. For We Bare Bears, Mikey Heller, Sang Yup Lee and Louie Zong have been listed as writers for the nomination.

Warner Bros. Animation’s animated movie, in association with Cartoon Network – Teen Titans Go! To The Movies has also received a nomination in the “Outstanding Achievement for Writing in an Animated Feature Production” category, the nomination has been given to the show’s concept developers – Michael Jelenic and Aaron Horvath. Warner Bros. Animation’s Unikitty!, produced for Cartoon Network has received an nomination in the “Outstanding Achievement for Voice Acting in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production” category for Unikitty’s voice actress – Tara Strong. The Tom and Jerry Show has received a nomination in the “Outstanding Achievement for Music in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production” for music by Vivek Maddala. Warner Animation Group’s motion picture – Smallfoot has received a nomination for “Outstanding Achievement for Music in an Animated Feature Production” credited to Heitor Pereira, Karey Kirkpatrick and Wayne Kirkpatrick.

Cartoon Network’s young adult nightly programming block – Adult Swim has received one nomination in the “Best General Audience Animated Television/Broadcast Production” category for an animated comedy-drama series that returned to the programming block this August – The Venture Bros.

Cartoon Network, Warner Bros. Animation And Adult Swim Annie Awards 2019 Nominations

Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement for Storyboarding in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production

Ben 10
Cartoon Network Studios
Nominees: Will Patrick

Big Hero 6: The Series Walt Disney Television Animation
Nominees: Trey Buongiorno

Disney Mickey Mouse Disney Television Animation
Nominees: Ramirez Ramos Alonso

Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Nickelodeon Animation Studio
Nominees: Kevin Molina-Ortiz

Star vs. The Forces of Evil Walt Disney Television Animation
Nominees: Sabrina Cotugno

Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement for Writing in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production

Big Mouth
Netflix
Nominees: Emily Altman

Craig of the Creek
Cartoon Network Studios
Nominees: Matt Burnett, Ben Levin, Shauna McGarry, Jeff Trammell, Tiffany Ford

Hilda
Hilda Productions Limited, a Silvergate Media Company, Netflix Inc. and Mercury Filmworks
Nominees: Stephanie Simpson

Star vs. The Forces of Evil
Walt Disney Television Animation
Nominees: Dominic Bisignano, Aaron Hammersley, Amy Higgins, John Infantino, Daron Nefcy

We Bare Bears
Cartoon Network Animation Studios
Nominees: Mikey Heller, Sang Yup Lee, Louie Zong

Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement for Voice Acting in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production

BoJack Horseman
Tornante Productions, LLC for Netflix
Nominees: Will Arnett

F is for Family
Wild West Television in association with Gaumont Television for Netflix
Nominees: Debi Derryberry

Pete the Cat
Amazon Studios, Alcon Television Group, LLC
Nominees: Juliette Donenfeld

Skylanders Academy
Activision Blizzard Studios
Nominees: Patrick Warburton

Unikitty
Warner Bros. Animation
Nominees: Tara Strong

Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement for Music in an Animated Feature Production

Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch
Illumination
Nominees: Danny Elfman, Tyler, The Creator

Early Man
Aardman Animations
Nominees: Harry Gregson-Williams, Tom Howe, Harry Gregson-Williams, Tom Howe

Incredibles 2
Pixar Animation Studios
#Nominees: Michael Giacchino

Ralph Breaks The Internet
Walt Disney Animation Studios
Nominees: Henry Jackman, Alan Menken, Phil Johnston, Tom MacDougall, Dan Reynolds

Smallfoot
Warner Bros. Pictures/Warner Animation Group
Nominees: Heitor Pereira, Karey Kirkpatrick, Wayne Kirkpatrick

Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement for Music in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production

Back to the Moon Google Spotlight Stories,
Google Doodles, Nexus Studios
Nominees: Mathieu Alvado

Disney Mickey Mouse
Disney Television Animation
Nominees: Christopher Willis

Elena of Avalor
Disney Television Animation
Nominees: Tony Morales, John Kavanaugh, Craig Gerber, Silvia Olivas, Rachel Ruderman

Tangled: The Series
Walt Disney Television Animation
Nominees: Alan Menken, Glenn Slater, Kevin Kliesch

The Tom and Jerry Show
Warner Bros. Animation
Nominees: Vivek Maddala

Annie Award for Best General Audience Animated Television/Broadcast Production

Big Mouth
Netflix

Bob’s Burgers
20th Century FOX Television/Bento Box Entertainment

BoJack Horseman
Tornante Productions, LLC for Netflix

Human Kind Of Cartuna,
Facebook Watch

The Venture Bros.
Adult Swim/Titmouse, Inc.

A full list of all the 46th Annie Awards nominations can be viewed on the link below:

http://annieawards.org/nominees/

Cartoon Network’s Craig Of The Creek Renewed For A Second Season

Cartoon Network's Craig Of The Creek Renewed For A Second Season

Cartoon Network’s Craig Of The Creek Renewed For A Second Season

Great news for creek kids everywhere, one of Cartoon Network’s latest hit shows – Craig of the Creek has been renewed for a second season, which means more imaginative adventures at the creek with Craig and his friends J.P. and Kelsey. The show has been held in high regard for its nostalgic childhood stories, episode storylines and relatable characters. The show has ranked in the top ten cable television premieres for boys aged between six and eleven years old and has been critically acclaimed by The Los Angeles Times for its “power of imagination” and by business publication – Fast Company for its “attention to inclusion and positive representation of minorities”. The show is co-created by three-time Emmy-nominated Steven Universe writers Matt Burnett and Ben Levin and is produced at Cartoon Network Studios in Burbank, California. The show was developed through the studio’s renowned Global Artists Programme which has outputted many Emmy award winning shows and has kick-started the careers of talented show creators and animators.

In May this year, the show was awarded a Common Sense Seal by Common Sense Media because of the diversity of its characters and inclusion of minorities. Common Sense Media awards television shows (or any form of media marketed towards children) if they have a positive social message for children and whether the content has positive role models or/and educational content.

The new season of Craig of the Creek will premiere on Cartoon Network USA in 2019, but there’s still new episodes from season one to air, season one of Craig of the Creek will continue from Monday 20th August, the new episodes will premiere on weekdays at 4pm ET/PT on the Cartoon Network USA television channel and are available on the Cartoon Network app and on various pay-TV providers’ VOD and on-demand streaming platforms.

From The Cartoon Network USA Press Release: “Craig of the Creek” Sails to Season Two

Cartoon Network’s hit original series Craig of the Creek is heading for more adventures with Craig, J.P. and Kelsey and a season two greenlight. Since its debut earlier this year, the groundbreaking show has been celebrated for the trio’s creative and imaginative escapades and spurred a groundswell of excitement from critics, fans across social media, and beyond. Craig of the Creek has also tapped into an emotional sense of nostalgia for audiences and connected with viewers through its relatable characters and universal storylines. The top 10 cable series in premieres among boys 6 – 11 has been hailed for its “attention to inclusion and positive representation of minorities” by Fast Company and by The Los Angeles Times for its “power of imagination.”

Craig of the Creek follows the precocious Craig as he leads his best friends J.P. and Kelsey on comical journeys at their neighborhood creek, transforming everyday afternoons into thrilling expeditions through imaginative play. Beginning Monday, August 20, new episodes from the current season will premiere weekdays at 4 p.m. (ET/PT) and are available on the Cartoon Network app and various TV providers’ VOD and on-demand streaming platforms.

Co-created by three-time Emmy-nominated Steven Universe writers Matt Burnett and Ben Levin, Craig of the Creek is executive produced by Cartoon Network Studios. The show was developed through the studio’s global Artists Program known for creating a pipeline of critically acclaimed, Emmy-winning shows and serving as a talent incubator for gifted animators.

Source: Nielsen Live+7 Program Based Data. Q2’18 (4/2/18 – 7/1/18). Rankings reflect delivery for premieres only, excludes replays. Cable series in premieres claim includes only series with at least 5 premieres in Q2’18.

http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2018/08/15/craig-of-the-creek-sails-to-season-two-309312/20180815cartoon01/#GTZ4tbMXR0YsyloO.99

https://www.cartoonnetwork.com/video/craig-of-the-creek/

Cartoon Network This Week Episode 25 Best Of San Diego Comic Con 2018 Part Two

Cartoon Network This Week Best Of Comic Con Part 2

Cartoon Network This Week Episode 25 Best Of San Diego Comic Con 2018 Part Two

Summary Of This Week’s Episode

This week’s episode of Cartoon Network USA’s YouTube news and info series – Cartoon Network This Week is a continuation of last week’s episode. Last week’s episode was about Cartoon Network’s events during the first two days at San Diego Comic Con 2018, the convention was held last weekend (19th to 22nd July). This week’s episode covers the final half of the convention, in this week’s episode, Sam Armour checks out the Steven Universe panel and meets up with the voice of Peridot – Shelby Rabara. Afterwards, Sam goes to the multi-show Cartoon Network Creators panel and meets up with Ian Jones-Quartey (creator of OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes), Daniel Chong (creator of We Bare Bears), Matt Burnett and Ben Levin (creators of Craig of the Creek), Julia Pott (creator of Summer Camp Island) and Diego Molano (creator of Victor and Valentino). Also included in this week’s episode, highlights from the Best Summer Ever Costume Ball, with guest judges Craig of the Creek’s Philip Solomon (voice of Craig) and Steven Universe’s Michaela Dietz (voice of Amethyst), Deedee Magno Hall (voice of Pearl) and Sam himself!.

Information about last week’s episode (Best Of San Diego Comic Con 2018 Part One) can be viewed on the link below:

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/07/cartoon-network-this-week-episode-24-best-of-san-diego-comic-con-2018-part-one/

This Week’s Episode In More Detail

This week’s episode starts of with the Steven Universe panel with show creator Rebecca Sugar, Estelle (Garnet), Michaela Dietz (Amethyst), Deedee Magno Hall (Pearl), Zach Callison (Steven) and with Shelby Rabara (Peridot) as moderator. At the panel, Shelby announced that the Steven Universe: The Heart Of The Crystal Gems DVD will be released on Tuesday 14th August and also a new Steven Universe mobile game – Tap Together which will also be released in August. At the panel, Shelby asked Rebecca about the future of the show, Rebecca didn’t want to drop any spoilers, but she did share the next new episode – “Legs From Here To Homeworld” with the audience, the episode carries on from where the Heart of The Crystal Gems story arc left off and can also be watched on the Cartoon Network App within the United States. During the panel, fans had the opportunity to ask the panelists questions, the panel was concluded with one big final surprise, a teaser trailer for Steven Universe: The Movie, which will be coming soon to Cartoon Network.

Full length video of this year’s Steven Universe panel at San Diego Comic Con:

More information about Steven Universe: Heart Of The Crystal Gems DVD on the link below:

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/07/steven-universe-heart-crystal-gems-dvd-released-14th-august-united-states/

Sam interviews Shelby after the panel, Sam asked her about the reveal of the Steven Universe: Movie, Shelby didn’t see the teaser before the reveal, so it was a surprise to her as well. Sam mentioned that Peridot’s character has developed during the course of the series, Shelby said that Peridot has developed empathy and became friends with Steven and the other Crystal Gems. Shelby’s favourite character is Aquamarine, a gem with a “sassy” personality, known for her short stature, school uniform attire and British accent. One of Shelby’s favourite moments when voice acting Peridot was when Peridot rebelled against the Great Diamond Authority by calling Yellow Diamond a “clod”, this moment can be seen in the episode “Message Received”. Her favourite line was the “Flowers For You” moment from the episode “Reunited”. The Steven Universe segment concluded with Rupert attacking a Yellow Diamond cosplayer with his tongue.

The next panel was the multi-show Cartoon Network Creators: Drawing On Inspiration panel with Ian Jones-Quartey (creator of OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, also panel moderator), Daniel Chong (creator of We Bare Bears), Matt Burnett and Ben Levin (creators of Craig of the Creek), Julia Pott (creator of Summer Camp Island) and Diego Molano (creator of Victor and Valentino). Sam asks the show creators a few questions, Julia Pott said that it’s her first time at San Diego Comic Con, she also said the event is “bonkers” but “lovely”, it’s a place where “people can express themselves in a really nice way”. Matt Burnett and Ben Levin mentioned that they saw a JP cosplayer, they thought that was awesome, Sam even did the JP dance with the cosplayer :D. While talking to Sam, Ian Jones-Quartey announces a special episode of OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes coming to Cartoon Network USA this autumn – Crossover Nexus, which will feature Steven Universe’s Garnet, Ben 10 and Raven from Teen Titans Go! as guest characters. Sam asked Diego, Daniel and Julia what they would cosplay as, Diego would dress up as The Toxic Avenger, Daniel would wear a cat costume and Julia would dress up as Hermione from Harry Potter or as The Worst Witch.

A sneak peek clip from the first episode of Victor and Valentino was shown at the panel, in the clip, the god of mischief, a fox-like creature is causing mischief in the town and Victor and Valentino accidentally unleashed the god on the town and must work together to put the god back into its figurine. Victor and Valentino will premiere on Cartoon Network USA next year. Daniel talks about season four of We Bare Bears which will premiere next Monday (30th July) on Cartoon Network. Next Monday, a total of eight new episodes will air, with each episode airing on the hour between 7am and 2pm. In the new batch of episodes, there will be a Baby Bears episode where we see the bears go to school for the first time, an episode filled with music and also some episodes with guest appearances.

Full video of the Cartoon Network Creators: Drawing On Inspiration panel at San Diego Comic Con 2018:

Information about OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes: Crossover Nexus and sneak peeks of Infinity Train and Victor and Valentino on the link below:

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/07/cartoon-network-san-diego-comic-con-news-ok-k-o-lets-heroes-crossover-nexus/

Julia mentioned that the rest of season one of Summer Camp Island will be airing on Cartoon Network USA sometime towards the end of 2018, in the second half, there’s more lore, revealed secrets, deeper story, character factions, some new characters including sasquatches and elves. Julia voices Susie, the show’s main antagonist and recites her favourite line from the show “Don’t come crying to me with your dumb baby problems because I’m not your mum. I’m the prettiest girl who ever talked to you”. The creators then express their appreciation for the support they had from fans.

Next up, is the Burning Questions segment, this where users of the CN Sayin’ app can ask questions in the form of a video, a young fan asked a Steven Universe question of whether Steven and Peridot will ever fuse, Rebecca Sugar responded by saying it’s up to both Steven and Peridot to come to that decision. A Craig of the Creek and Steven Universe fan asked how Steven Universe and Craig of the Creek relate to the fictional show – Little Butler, both Matt and Ben explain that Steven Universe exists as a show within the Craig of the Creek universe and Little Butler is a show within Steven Universe, Matt and Ben explains that Craig must be a hardcore Steven Universe fan as he knows the Little Butler theme song as he sings it in the episode “Bring Out Your Beast”. Ian was asked who has the highest POW Card level in OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, Ian mentioned the character with the highest level so far in the show is Chip Damage, who’s level 15, but also mentioned that K.O. once had a glitched level 100 card. Daniel was asked why Baby Ice Bear doesn’t talk, he explained that Ice Bear as an adult doesn’t talk much, so it made sense that Baby Ice Bear doesn’t talk at all, the big mystery will be when he starts talking.

Cartoon Network’s events at this year’s San Diego Comic Con concluded with the Best Summer Ever Costume Ball with guest judges Craig of the Creek’s Philip Solomon (voice of Craig) and Steven Universe’s Michaela Dietz (voice of Amethyst) and Deedee Magno Hall (voice of Pearl) and also Sam himself! There were some amazing costumes with people dressing up as characters from Adventure Time, Steven Universe, Teen Titans Go! and OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes.

This week’s episode of Cartoon Network This Week:

Not mentioned in this week’s episode was another Cartoon Network event at San Diego Comic Con 2018 – the “Her Universe Fashion Show: Cartoon Network Junior Designer Showcase”, congratulations to Miranda, Corina, Jelly and Zoe for winning the competition with their Powerpuff Girls inspired costume designs. The winners will have the opportunity to design a Her Universe fashion collection for BoxLunch Gifts (owned by retailer Hot Topic). The showcase was presented by actress and Her Universe Founder, Ashley Eckstein.

http://www.cartoonnetwork.com