16th Youth in Film Awards

The 16th 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, theater and music for the 1993-1994 season, and took place on March 19, 1995, at the Sportsmen's Lodge in Studio City, California.[1][2][3]

16th Youth in Film Awards
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Awarded forAchievement in the 19931994 season
DateMarch 19, 1995
SiteSportsmen's Lodge
Studio City, California
Hosted byJason Marsden and Will Friedle
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 Performance by a Youth Actor Starring in a Motion PictureEdit

Brad Renfro - The Client (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Best Performance by a Youth Actress Starring in a Motion PictureEdit

Anna Chlumsky - My Girl 2 (Columbia Pictures)

Best Performance by a Youth Actor Co-Starring in a Motion PictureEdit

Matthew McCurley - North (Columbia Pictures)

Best Performance by a Youth Actress Co-Starring in a Motion PictureEdit

Kirsten Dunst - Little Women (Columbia Pictures)

Best Performance by an Actor Under 10 in a Motion PictureEdit

Haley Joel Osment - Forrest Gump (Paramount)

Best Performance by an Actress Under 10 in a Motion PictureEdit

Hanna Hall - Forrest Gump (Paramount)

Best Young Performer in a Film Made for VideoEdit

Best Performance by a Youth Actor in a Film Made for VideoEdit

Courtland Mead - Dragonworld (Paramount)

Best Performance by a Youth Actress in a Film Made for VideoEdit

Marne Patterson - Secret Adventures (Taweel-Loos and Company)

Best Young Performer in a TV Mini-Series or SpecialEdit

Best Performance by a Youth Actor in a TV Mini-Series or SpecialEdit

Wil Horneff - The Yearling (CBS)

Best Performance by a Youth Actress in a TV Mini-Series or SpecialEdit

Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly - Lily in Winter (USA Network)

Best Young Performer in a Television SeriesEdit

Best Performance by a Youth Actor in a Drama SeriesEdit

Shawn Toovey - Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (CBS)

Best Performance by a Youth Actress in a Drama SeriesEdit

(tie) Lisa Wilhoit - My So-Called Life (ABC)
(tie) J. Madison Wright - Earth 2 (NBC)

Best Performance by a Youth Actor in a TV Comedy SeriesEdit

Michael Fishman - Roseanne (ABC)

Best Performance by a Youth Actress in a TV Comedy SeriesEdit

Brittany Daniel and Cynthia Daniel - Sweet Valley High (Syndication)

Best Youth Comedian in a TV ShowEdit

Marques Houston - Sister, Sister (ABC)

Best Youth Comedienne in a TV ShowEdit

Melissa Joan Hart - Clarissa Explains It All (Nickelodeon)

Best Performance by a Youth Actor in a Daytime SeriesEdit

Courtland Mead - The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Best Performance by a Youth Actress in a Daytime SeriesEdit

Maitland Ward - The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS)

Best Performance by a Youth Actor - TV Guest StarEdit

Christopher Babers - Due South (CBS)

Best Performance by a Youth Actress - TV Guest StarEdit

Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly - Sweet Justice (NBC)

Best Performance by an Actor Under 10 in a TV SeriesEdit

Ross Bagley - The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (NBC)

Best Performance by an Actress Under 10 in a TV SeriesEdit

Kaitlin Cullum - Grace Under Fire (ABC)

Best Young Performer in a Voice-OverEdit

Best Performance by a Youth Actor in a Voice-Over - TV or MovieEdit

Jason Weaver (duet with Laura Williams) - The Lion King (Walt Disney)

Best Performance by a Youth Actress in a Voice-Over - TV or MovieEdit

Laura Williams (duet with Jason Weaver) - The Lion King (Walt Disney)

Best Young Ensemble PerformanceEdit

Best Performance by a Youth Ensemble in a Motion PictureEdit

The Little Rascals (Universal Pictures) - Ross Bagley, Travis Tedford, Bug Hall, Brittany Ashton Holmes, Kevin Jamal Woods and Juliette Brewer

Best Performance by a Youth Ensemble in a Television SeriesEdit

My So-Called Life (ABC) - Claire Danes, Wilson Cruz, Devon Gummersall, A.J. Langer, Devon Odessa and Lisa Wilhoit

Best Family EntertainmentEdit

Best New Family Television SeriesEdit

My So-Called Life (ABC)

Best Family Film Made for VideoEdit

Dragonworld (Paramount)

Best Family Motion Picture: Comedy or MusicalEdit

The Lion King (Walt Disney)

Best Family Motion Picture: DramaEdit

Lassie (Paramount)

Youth In Film's Special AwardsEdit

The Jackie Coogan AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through Motion PicturesEdit

New Line Cinema - The Swan Princess

The Michael Landon AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through TelevisionEdit

Youth Cast and Producers for Home Improvement

Former Child Star - Life Achievement AwardEdit

Robert Blake - Original "Little Mickey" in The Little Rascals

Outstanding Family Theater ProductionEdit

Dana Lightstone - Chicken Soup

Outstanding Contribution To Youth Through EntertainmentEdit

Laura Dash - Stunt Artist For Children in Film and TV

Inspiration To Youth AwardEdit

Scott Cheek

Outstanding International Student Film AwardEdit

Vickie Oldham - The Clearing

International Music AwardEdit

Joselito Escobar - "Daddy Kool 'N The Raskals"

Outstanding Youth Actors in a Foreign FilmEdit

Daniel Guyent and Jéhan Pages (Algeria) - Poussières de vie (Dust of Life)

Outstanding Family Foreign FilmEdit

Shiro and Marilyn (Japan)

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 "16th Annual Youth In Film Awards". YoungArtistAwards.org. Archived from the original on 2010-10-22. 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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