Children’s Emmy Award Nominees Announced
The Batman will compete with Tutenstein, Growing Up Creepie, and Bigfoot Presents: Meteor and the Might Monster Trucks for Outstanding Special Class Animated Program at the Children’s Emmy Awards in June, it was announced yesterday.
Nominees for Outstanding Children’s Animated Program include Arthur, Curious George, Peep and the Big Wide World, Time Warp Trio, and Toddworld.
Eartha Kitt was nominated as Outstanding Performer In An Animated Program for her part in Disney’s The Emperor’s New School. She will compete with Jim Conroy of Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman, Danica Lee of The Wonder Pets, and Maile Flanagan and Russi Taylor, both of Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks.
Cyberchase, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, and Scooby Doo: Haunts for the Holiday were nominated in the Broadband-Children’s category.
Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses; Between the Lions; Bratz; Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman; and Toddworld all had songs nominated in the Original Song-Children’s/Animated category.
This marks the first year that Daytime Emmy categories have been grouped together as the Children’s Emmy Awards. Winners will be announced as part of the 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles on June 15.
[Source: Daytime Emmy Awards]