THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES
ANNOUNCES WINNERS FOR THE 42nd ANNUAL DAYTIME CREATIVE ARTS
EMMY®AWARDS “Los Angeles, CA – April 24, 2015 –The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced the winners of the 42nd Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy®Awards. The television stars Florence Henderson, “The Brady Bunch,” and Alex Trebek, “Jeopardy!” hosted the sold-out, grand gala for over 1,200 attendees at the Universal Hilton, on Los Angeles, CA.
“Tonight’s gala is a tribute to the hundreds of nominees that work behind the scenes to make Daytime television the most sophisticated combination of talk, cooking, animation, courtroom, children’s programing and episodic drama on the planet” said Bob Mauro, President, NATAS. “With over 1,200 in attendance, the iconic Alex Trebek and Florence Henderson as our hosts, and our Lifetime Achievement for Craft going to Producer/Director Michael Gargiulo, it was a great evening for Daytime television!”
In addition to Ms. Henderson and Mr. Trebek, tonight’s illustrious group of presenters included Darin Brooks and Lawrence Saint-Victorof “The Bold & the Beautiful”(CBS), Laura Wright and Chad Duell of “General Hospital” (ABC), Hunter King and Lachlan Buchanan of “The Young & the Restless” (CBS), Casey Moss and Jen Lilley of “Days of Our Lives” (NBC), Judge Marilyn Milian of “The People’s Court” (Syndicated), John Tesh of “Intelligence for Your Life” (Syndicated) and many others.
The Daytime Creative Arts Emmy®Awards recognize outstanding achievement in all fields of daytime television production and are presented to individuals and programs broadcast from 2am-6pm during the year 2014.” -NATAS Award Show Program
In Great Company
It’s never not exciting and nerve-wracking to attend the Emmy’s, but there’s something about attending for the first time. And there’s something about attending for the first time and attending as a first-time nominee. Attending as a first-time nominee and for your first television series. That’s just plain AWESOME!
Now, most of us are used to watching The Emmy Award Show at home in our jammies, surrounded by friends, family, and Ben & Jerry… rooting for our favorite TV shows and actors… but this year “Tumble Leaf” got nominated for multiple Emmy Awards, so “Tumble Leaf”-nominated Producers and Crew Members got to go to the Emmy Award Ceremony!
Here are the lists of our categories and nominees:
Outstanding Pre-School Children’s Animated Program
Peg + Cat (PBS)
Tumble Leaf (Amazon) - Kelli Bixler, Drew Hodges Executive Producers, Alice Wilder, Ed.D., Co-Executive Producer, Jodi Downs, Genevieve Ledoux, Producers, Trisha Gum, Line Producer
Veggie Tales in the House (Netflix)
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation
Michael Granberry for Lead Animation in Tumble Leaf (Amazon)
Drew Hodges for Character Design in Tumble Leaf (Amazon)
Marten Jonmark for Storyboard in Peter Rabbit (Nickelodeon)
Jason Kolowski for Production Design in Tumble Leaf (Amazon)
Jairo Lizarazu for background layout design in Jake and the Never Land Pirates (Disney Junior)
Robyn Yannoukos for color in Tumble Leaf (Amazon)
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