11th Youth in Film Awards

The 11th Youth in Film Awards ceremony (now known as the Young Artist Award), presented by the Youth in Film Association, honored outstanding youth performers under the age of 21 in the fields of film and television for the 1988-1989 season, and took place in the spring of 1990 in Hollywood, California.[1][2][3]

11th Youth in Film Awards
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Awarded forAchievement in the 19881989 season
DateMarch or April 1990
(exact date unknown)
SiteHollywood, California
Hosted bySean Astin
Official websiteYoungArtistAwards.org

Established in 1978 by long-standing Hollywood Foreign Press Association member, Maureen Dragone, the Youth in Film Association was the first organization to establish an awards ceremony specifically set to recognize and award the contributions of performers under the age of 21 in the fields of film, television, theater and music.[1][4][5]

CategoriesEdit

Bold indicates the winner in each category.[3]

Best Young Performer in a Motion PictureEdit

Best Young Actor Starring in a Motion PictureEdit

Sean Astin - Staying Together (Hemdale Film Corporation)

Best Young Actress Starring in a Motion PictureEdit

Winona Ryder - Great Balls of Fire! (Orion Pictures)

Best Young Actor Supporting Role in a Motion PictureEdit

Hugh O'Conor - My Left Foot (Miramax Films)

Best Young Actress Supporting Role in a Motion PictureEdit

Gaby Hoffmann - Field of Dreams (Universal Studios)

Best Young Performer in a TV Movie, Pilot or SpecialEdit

Best Young Actor Starring in a TV Movie, Pilot or SpecialEdit

Brian Austin Green - Adventures in Babysitting (Walt Disney Television)

Best Young Actress Starring in a TV Movie, Pilot or SpecialEdit

Juliet Sorcey - Taken Away (CBS)

Best Young Performer in a Television SeriesEdit

Best Young Actor Starring in a Television SeriesEdit

Neil Patrick Harris - Doogie Howser, M.D. (ABC)

Best Young Actress Starring in a Television SeriesEdit

Jodie Sweetin - Full House (ABC)

Best Young Actor Supporting Role in a Television SeriesEdit

Malcolm-Jamal Warner - The Cosby Show (NBC)

Best Young Actress Supporting Role in a Television SeriesEdit

Andrea Barber - Full House (ABC)

Best Young Actor Guest Starring in a Television SeriesEdit

Randy Josselyn - Family Matters (ABC)

Best Young Actress Guest Starring in a Television SeriesEdit

Solaz - The Judge (Syn.)

Best Young Actor in an Off-Prime Time Family SeriesEdit

Scott Nemes - It's Garry Shandling's Show (Showtime)

Best Young Actress in an Off-Prime Time Family SeriesEdit

Lark Voorhies - Saved by the Bell (NBC)

Best Young Actor in a Daytime DramaEdit

R. J. Williams - General Hospital (ABC)

Best Young Actress in a Daytime DramaEdit

Ashley Peldon - Guiding Light (CBS)

Best Young Performer Under 9 Years of AgeEdit

Outstanding Performance by an Actor Under 9 Years of AgeEdit

Brian Bonsall - Family Ties (NBC)

Outstanding Performance by an Actress Under 9 Years of AgeEdit

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen - Full House (ABC)

Best Young Ensemble CastEdit

Outstanding Young Ensemble CastEdit

A Mother's Courage: The Mary Thomas Story (NBC) - Garland Spencer, A.J. Johnson, Leon, T. C. Carson, Swain Perry, Nathaniel Barnes, Robert Bady, Shamon Ricks and Larry O. Williams

Best Family Television EntertainmentEdit

Best Family TV Movie Pilot or SpecialEdit

I Know My First Name Is Steven (NBC)

Best New Television SeriesEdit

Major Dad (CBS)

Best Off-Prime Time Family SeriesEdit

Out of This World

Best Family Motion Picture EntertainmentEdit

Best Family Motion Picture: Adventure or CartoonEdit

The Little Mermaid (Disney)

Best Family Motion Picture: Musical or FantasyEdit

Back to the Future Part II (Universal)

Best Family Motion Picture: ComedyEdit

Parenthood (Universal)

Best Motion Picture: DramaEdit

Dead Poets Society (Touchstone)

Youth In Film's Special AwardsEdit

Former Child Star - Life Achievement AwardEdit

Jon Provost - Lassie

Former Child Star - Life Achievement AwardEdit

Margaret O'Brien - Journey for Margaret

The Michael Landon AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Youth through TelevisionEdit

Donna Metroff, Producer - WonderWorks PBS

The Jackie Coogan AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Youth through Motion PicturesEdit

Norman Twain, Producer - Lean on Me

Inspiration to YouthEdit

Christopher Burke - Life Goes On

Best Young Actor Under 9 Appearing in a Foreign FilmEdit

Salvatore Cascio (Italy) - Cinema Paradiso

Outstanding Young Actor in a Foreign FilmEdit

Max Rennie (England) - When the Whales Came

Outstanding Young Actress in a Foreign FilmEdit

Helen Pearce (England) - When the Whales Came

Best Foreign FilmEdit

When the Whales Came (England)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Crouse, Richard (2005). Reel Winners (illustrated ed.). Dundurn Press Ltd. pp. 42–43. ISBN 1-55002-574-0.
  2. ^ Riggs, Thomas (2007). Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television. Gale / Cengage Learning. ISBN 0-7876-9047-3.
  3. ^ a b "11th Annual Youth In Film Awards". YoungArtistAwards.org. Archived from the original on 2014-04-09. Retrieved 2011-03-31.
  4. ^ "Young Artist Awards - President's Message". YoungArtistAwards.org. Archived from the original on 2013-01-16. Retrieved 2011-03-31.
  5. ^ "HFPA Golden Globes - Young Artist Foundation". GoldenGlobes.org. Archived from the original on 2011-03-17. Retrieved 2011-03-31.

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