12th Youth in Film Awards

The 12th Youth in Film Awards ceremony (now known as the Young Artist Awards), presented by the Youth in Film Association, honored outstanding youth performers under the age of 21 in the fields of film, television and music for the 1989-1990 season.[1][2][3] The exact date of the 12th annual ceremony is unknown, however, using the dates of the 11th and 13th annual awards, the 12th annual ceremony is believed to have taken place in late 1990 or early 1991 in Hollywood, California.

12th Youth in Film Awards
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Awarded forAchievement in the 19891990 season
DateLate 1990/Early 1991
(exact date unknown)
SiteHollywood, California
Hosted byElijah Wood
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

Macaulay Culkin - Home Alone (20th Century Fox)

Best Young Actress Starring in a Motion PictureEdit

Robin Weisman - Three Men and a Little Lady (Touchstone)

Best Young Actor Supporting Role in a Motion PictureEdit

Christian and Joseph Cousins - Kindergarten Cop (Universal)

Best Young Actress Supporting Role in a Motion PictureEdit

Christina Ricci - Mermaids (Orion Pictures)

Best Young Performer in a TV Movie, Pilot or SpecialEdit

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

Stephen Dorff - Always Remember I Love You (CBS)

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

Juliet Sorcey - A Mom for Christmas (NBC)

Best Young Actor in a Cable SpecialEdit

Michael Faustino - Judgment (HBO)

Best Young Actress in a Cable SpecialEdit

Sara Gilbert - Sudie and Simpson (Lifetime)

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

Kellie Martin - Life Goes On (ABC)

Outstanding Young Comedian in a Television SeriesEdit

Jaleel White - Family Matters (CBS)

Outstanding Young Comedienne in a Television SeriesEdit

Sara Gilbert - Roseanne (ABC)

Best Young Actor Starring in a New Television SeriesEdit

Adam Jeffries - True Colors (FOX)

Best Young Actress Starring in a New Television SeriesEdit

Tatyana M. Ali - The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (NBC)

Best Young Actor Supporting or Recurring Role For a TV SeriesEdit

Douglas Emerson - Beverly Hills, 90210 (FOX)

Best Young Actress Supporting or Recurring Role For a TV SeriesEdit

Andrea Barber - Full House (ABC)

Best Young Actor Guest-Starring in a Television SeriesEdit

Christopher Pettiet - Doogie Howser, M.D. (ABC)

Best Young Actress Guest-Starring in a Television SeriesEdit

Tori Spelling - Saved by the Bell (FOX)

Best Young Actor Starring in an Off-Primetime SeriesEdit

Mark-Paul Gosselaar - Saved by the Bell (NBC)

Best Young Actress Starring in an Off-Primetime SeriesEdit

Christina Nigra - Out of This World (Syndication)

Best Young Actor Co-Starring in an Off-Primetime SeriesEdit

Zachary Bennett - Road to Avonlea (CBC/Disney Channel)

Best Young Actress Co-Starring in an Off-Primetime SeriesEdit

Jodi Peterson - The New Lassie (Syndication)

Best Young Actor in a Daytime SeriesEdit

R. J. Williams - General Hospital (ABC)

Best Young Actress in a Daytime SeriesEdit

Aimee Brooks - Days of Our Lives (NBC)

Best Young Performer Under Nine Years of AgeEdit

Exceptional Performance By a Young Actor Under NineEdit

Jonathan Halyalkar - Who's the Boss? (ABC)

Exceptional Performance By a Young Actress Under NineEdit

Raven-Symoné - The Cosby Show (NBC)

Best Young Ensemble PerformanceEdit

Outstanding Young Ensemble Cast in a Motion PictureEdit

Kindergarten Cop (Universal Pictures) - Christian and Joseph Cousins, Justin Page, Peter Rakow, Sarah Rose Karr, Miko Hughes, Marissa Rosen, Ben Diskin, Tameka Runnels, Emily Ann Lloyd, Tina Hart and class

Favorite New Recording Artist/ArtistsEdit

Favorite New Recording ArtistEdit

Tevin Campbell - "Round and Round"

Favorite New Music GroupEdit

Nelson - "After the Rain"

Best Family Television EntertainmentEdit

Best Family SpecialEdit

Dolly Parton's Christmas at Home (ABC)

Best New Family Comedy SeriesEdit

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (NBC)

Best Off-Prime Time Family SeriesEdit

Saved by the Bell (NBC)

Best Youth Variety or Game ShowEdit

The Mickey Mouse Club: Mouseketeers (Disney Channel)

Best New Cartoon SeriesEdit

Tiny Toon Adventures (Warner Bros.)

Best Family Motion Picture EntertainmentEdit

Motion Entertaining Family Youth Motion Picture: AnimationEdit

The Rescuers Down Under (Disney)

Most Entertaining Family Youth Motion Picture: Comedy/ActionEdit

Home Alone (20th Century Fox)

Most Entertaining Family Youth Motion Picture: Comedy/HorrorEdit

Ghost (Paramount)

Most Entertaining Family Youth Motion Picture: DramaEdit

Dances with Wolves (TIG Productions/Orion Pictures)

Youth In Film's Special AwardsEdit

Former Child Star - Life Achievement AwardEdit

Mickey Rooney

Contribution to Youth Through the Performing ArtsEdit

Maureen Samuels - Art of the Dance Academy

The Michael Landon AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through TelevisionEdit

Ann Eldridge, Producer - Girl of the Limberlost, PBS WonderWorks Drama
George Taweel, Producer - McGee and Me!, TLC Productions Video series

The Jackie Coogan AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through EntertainmentEdit

Al Burton, Producer

Best Young Performer in a Foreign FilmEdit

Anders Danielsen Lie (Norway) - Herman

Best Foreign FilmEdit

Herman (Norway)

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 "12th Annual Youth In Film Awards". YoungArtistAwards.org. Archived from the original on 2015-07-16. 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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