Annie Awards 2018 Cartoon Network Nominations

Annie Awards 2018 Cartoon Network Nominations

Annie Awards 2018 Cartoon Network Nominations

ASIFA-Hollywood has released their nominations list for the 45th annual Annie Awards which will be held on Saturday 3rd February 2018, 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’ We Bare Bears has been nominated in the “Best Animated Television/Broadcast Production For Children” category for the episode “Panda’s Art”, meanwhile Adult Swim has received three nominations in the same category for “Best General Audience Animated Television/Broadcast Production”, in the category, Rick and Morty has been nominated for the “Pickle Rick” episode, this year’s Robot Chicken Christmas special – “Freshly Baked: The Robot Chicken Santa Claus Pot Cookie Freakout Special: Special Edition” has also been nominated. The second episode of the final season of Samurai Jack “XCIII” has also been put forward for the award.

In terms of individual achievement award nominations, Cartoon Network has received two nominations, one for The Amazing World of Gumball and the other for The Powerpuff Girls. The voice of Gumball in The Amazing World of Gumball (from the end of The Copycats episode to present day) – Nicolas Cantu has been nominated for “Outstanding Achievement for Voice Acting in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production” for the episode “The Grades”. The Powerpuff Girls also receives a individual achievement nomination in the “Outstanding Achievement for Music in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production” category for the episode “Home, Sweet Homesick”, music in the episode was composed by Mike Reagan with lyrics by Bob Boyle.

Adult Swim’s and Cartoon Network Studios’ Samurai Jack has been nominated for three individual achievement awards, Craig Kellman has been nominated in the “Outstanding Achievement for Character Design in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production” category for his work on episode “XCVI”, Scott Wills has been nominated in the “Outstanding Achievement for Production Design in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production” category for episode “XCIII” and Paul Douglas has been nominated in the “Outstanding Achievement for Editorial in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production” category for episodes “XCIII”, “XCIV” and “XCIX”.

Rick and Morty episode writers Ryan Ridley and Dan Guterman have been nominated in the “Outstanding Achievement for Writing in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production” category for the episode “The Ricklantis Mixup”.

Warner Animation Group’s (owned by Turner’s sister company Warner Bros.) The Lego Batman Movie, has been nominated for three personal awards, the movie’s director – Chris McKay has been nominated for “Outstanding Achievement for Directing in an Animated Feature Production”, the voice of the Joker – Zach Galifianakis has been nominated for “Outstanding Achievement for Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production”. David Burrows, Matt Villa and John Venzon have also been nominated in the “Outstanding Achievement for Editorial in an Animated Feature Production” category.

Cartoon Network Annie Awards 2018 Nominations

Best Animated Television/Broadcast Production For Children

We Bare Bears
Episode: Panda’s Art
Production Company: Cartoon Network Studios

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/production-categories/best-animated-television-broadcast-production-for-children

Outstanding Achievement for Music in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production

The Powerpuff Girls
Episode: Home, Sweet Homesick
Production Company: Cartoon Network Studios
Composer: Mike Reagan
Lyricist: Bob Boyle

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/achievement-categories/outstanding-achievement-for-music-in-an-animated-television-broadcast-production

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

The Amazing World of Gumball
Episode: The Grades
Production Company: Great Marlborough Productions Ltd (Cartoon Network EMEA)
Voice Actor: Nicolas Cantu
Character: Gumball

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/achievement-categories/outstanding-achievement-for-voice-acting-in-an-animated-television-broadcast-production

Adult Swim Annie Awards 2018 Nominations

Best General Audience Animated Television/Broadcast Production

Rick and Morty
Episode: 303 – “Pickle Rick”
Production Company: Williams Street Productions

Robot Chicken
Episode: Freshly Baked: The Robot Chicken Santa Claus Pot Cookie Freakout Special: Special Edition
Production Company: Stoopid Buddy Stoodios

Samurai Jack
Episode: XCIII
Production Company: Williams Street/Cartoon Network Studios

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/production-categories/best-general-audience-animated-television-broadcast-production

Outstanding Achievement for Character Design in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production

Samurai Jack
Episode: XCVI
Production Company: Adult Swim/Cartoon Network Studios
Character Design: Craig Kellman

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/achievement-categories/outstanding-achievement-for-character-design-in-an-animated-television-broadcast-production

Outstanding Achievement for Production Design in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production

Samurai Jack
Episode: XCIII
Production Company: Adult Swim/Cartoon Network Studios
Production Design: Scott Wills

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/achievement-categories/outstanding-achievement-for-production-design-in-an-animated-television-broadcast-production

Outstanding Achievement for Editorial in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production

Samurai Jack
Episode: XCIII, XCIV, XCIX
Production Company: Adult Swim
Nominee: Paul Douglas

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/achievement-categories/outstanding-achievement-for-editorial-in-an-animated-television-broadcast-production

Outstanding Achievement for Writing in an Animated Television / Broadcast Production

Rick and Morty
Episode: 307 – “The Ricklantis Mixup”
Production Company: Williams Street Productions
Writer: Ryan Ridley
Writer: Dan Guterman

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/achievement-categories/outstanding-achievement-for-writing-in-an-animated-television-broadcast-production

Warner Animation Group Annie Awards 2018 Nominations

Outstanding Achievement for Directing in an Animated Feature Production

The LEGO Batman Movie
Production Company: Warner Animation Group
Director: Chris McKay

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/achievement-categories/outstanding-achievement-for-directing-in-an-animated-feature-production

Outstanding Achievement for Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production

The LEGO Batman Movie
Voice: Zach Galifianakis
Character: Joker

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/achievement-categories/outstanding-achievement-for-voice-acting-in-an-animated-feature-production

Outstanding Achievement for Editorial in an Animated Feature Production

The LEGO Batman Movie
Production Company: Warner Animation Group
Nominee: David Burrows
Nominee: Matt Villa
Nominee: John Venzon

http://www.annieawards.org/nominees/achievement-categories/outstanding-achievement-for-editorial-in-an-animated-feature-production

A full list of all the 45th Annie Awards nominations can be viewed on the link below:

http://annieawards.org/nominees/

The Amazing World Of Gumball Nominated In Four Emile Awards Categories

The Amazing World Of Gumball Nominated In Four Emile Awards Categories

The Amazing World Of Gumball Nominated In Four Emile Awards Categories

Cartoon Network EMEA’s (Europe, Middle East and Africa) The Amazing World of Gumball has been awarded four Emile Awards nominations. The Emile Awards is a brand new awards event which celebrates excellence in the European animation industry, nominees range from animated shorts from independent studios to full-scale mass-media productions. The first ever Emile Awards ceremony will be held on Friday 8th December at the Le Nouveau Siècle building complex in Lille, France. The Amazing World of Gumball has been nominated in the “Best TV/Broadcast Production”, “Best Writing in a TV/Broadcast Production”, “Best Storyboard in a TV/Broadcast Production” and “Best Character Animation in a TV/Broadcast Production” categories.

The Amazing World of Gumball is known for its wide range of unique characters, its mixed-media approach of combining 2D and 3D animation with real world photographic backgrounds, various art styles and its funny and satirical humour that appeals to both children and adults. The Amazing World of Gumball is produced at Cartoon Network’s studio in London, UK, with some 3D work carried out by Studio Soi in Germany.

Boomerang EMEA’s My Knight and Me has been nominated two Emile Awards, in both “Best Writing in a TV/Broadcast Production” and “Best Soundtrack in a TV/Broadcast Production” categories. My Knight and Me is a 3D CGI animated show co-produced by Thuristar in Flanders, Belgium and TeamTO Animation in France. The show is set in the Dark Ages and follows the humorous adventures of Jimmy The Squire, his dad – the knight Henri of Orange and Princess Cat in their efforts to protect the Kingdom of Epic from witches, dragons and giants.

A full list of Emile Awards nominations can be viewed on the link below:

http://animationawards.eu/nominees/

We Bare Bears Nomination Finalist Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards Mexico 2017

We Bare Bears Nomination Finalist Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards Mexico 2017

We Bare Bears Nomination Finalist Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards Mexico 2017

Nickelodeon Latin America has announced the final nominations for the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Mexico 2017 Awards and Cartoon Network’s We Bare Bears is a finalist in the “Favourite Cartoon” category, the four remaining animated shows up for the public vote apart from We Bare Bears are: Disney’s Star Vs. The Forces Of Evil and two Nickelodeon shows – SpongeBob SquarePants and The Loud House. The Powerpuff Girls and Uncle Grandpa didn’t gain enough votes compared to the other pre-nominations in the same category, which means they don’t qualify for the final stage.

To vote for your favourite cartoon, actors, film and many more in the final nomination stage please visit the 2017 Kids Choice Awards Mexico website – http://www.kcamexico.com, alternatively you can also use the Nick Play app to vote or you can vote on Twitter using the following hashtag format (remember hashtags don’t have spaces) – #NameOfNomination #KCAMexico

Nickelodeon Latin America will reveal the winners at the Kids Choice Awards Mexico 2017 awards ceremony at the Auditorio Nacional in Mexico City on Saturday 19th August 2017. Visit http://www.kcamexico.com to take part in the competition for a chance to win tickets to the special event.

A list of all the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards Mexico 2017 nomination finalists can be found on The Daily Nick blog, click the link below to view the full list of nominations:

http://nickalive.blogspot.co.uk/2017/08/nickelodeon-latin-america-announces.html

Special thanks to The Daily Nick for the information:

http://nickalive.blogspot.co.uk