The 42nd Annual Annie Awards Nominees
Honors in 36 categories spanning features, TV, games and VFX will be presented Jan. 31 in gala ceremony at UCLA’s Royce Hall.
It’s another big year for the Annie Awards, founded by beloved voice actress June Foray in 1972 and run by ASIFA-Hollywood. Big studios like DreamWorks Animation and the many animation operations of Disney dominate the numbers, but this year’s awards umbrella is a wide one that recognizes an incredibly diverse number of companies, projects and artists.
The nominations were announced Dec. 1. The winners will be decided via online Big Hero 6 — Walt Disney Animation Studios The Book of Life — Reel FX The Boxtrolls — Focus Features/ LAIKA Cheatin’ — Plymptoons Studio
— GKIDS/ Cartoon Saloon
— GKIDS/ Studio Ghibli
— Warner Bros. Pictures