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18th Youth in Film Awards

The 18th 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, music and radio for the 1995-1996 season, and took place in 1997 in Hollywood, California.[1][2][3]

18th Youth in Film Awards
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Awarded forAchievement in the 19951996 season
Date1997
SiteHollywood, California
Hosted byMara Wilson
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, theatre and music.[1][4][5]

Contents

CategoriesEdit

Bold indicates the winner in each category.[3]

Best Young Performer in a Feature FilmEdit

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Leading Young ActorEdit

Lucas Black - Sling Blade

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Leading Young ActressEdit

Michelle Trachtenberg - Harriet the Spy

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young ActorEdit

Blake Bashoff - Big Bully

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young ActressEdit

(tie) Vanessa Lee Chester - Harriet the Spy
(tie) Claire Danes - To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Actor Age Ten or UnderEdit

Jonathan Lipnicki - Jerry Maguire

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Actress Age Ten or UnderEdit

Mae Whitman - One Fine Day

Best Young Performer in a Foreign FilmEdit

Best Performance in a Foreign FilmEdit

Andrei Chalimon - Kolya (Czech Republic)

Best Young Performer in a TV Movie or Mini SeriesEdit

Best Performance in a TV Movie / Mini Series: Young ActorEdit

Kenny Vadas - Captains Courageous

Best Performance in a TV Movie / Mini Series: Young ActressEdit

Jena Malone - Bastard Out of Carolina

Best Young Performer in a Television SeriesEdit

Best Performance in a TV Drama Series: Young ActorEdit

Shawn Toovey - Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman

Best Performance in a TV Drama Series: Young ActressEdit

Beverley Mitchell - 7th Heaven

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Leading Young ActorEdit

Michael Galeota - Bailey Kipper's P.O.V.

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Leading Young ActressEdit

Melissa Joan Hart - Sabrina the Teenage Witch

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Supporting Young ActorEdit

Billy L. Sullivan - Something So Right

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Supporting Young ActressEdit

Best Performance in a TV Comedy/Drama: Supporting Young Actor Age Ten or UnderEdit

Curtis Williams Jr. - The Parent 'Hood

Best Performance in a TV Comedy/Drama: Supporting Young Actress Age Ten or UnderEdit

Ashli Amari Adams - The Parent 'Hood

Best Performance in a TV Drama Series: Guest Starring Young ActorEdit

Ben Salisbury - Promised Land

Best Performance in a TV Drama Series: Guest Starring Young ActressEdit

Scarlett Pomers - Touched By An Angel

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Guest Starring Young PerformerEdit

(tie) Seth Adkins - Sabrina the Teenage Witch
tie) Courtney Peldon - Home Improvement

Best Performance in a Daytime Drama: Young ActorEdit

Kyle Sabihy - The Bold and the Beautiful

Best Performance in a Daytime Drama: Young ActressEdit

Landry Albright - The Bold and the Beautiful

Best Young Performer in a Voice-OverEdit

Best Performance in a Voice-Over: Young ArtistEdit

Jonathan Taylor Thomas - The Adventures of Pinocchio

Best Young Ensemble PerformanceEdit

Best Performance in a TV Movie / Home Video: Young EnsembleEdit

What Love Sees

Trevor O'Brien, Courtland Mead, Ashlee Lauren, Cody McMains
William Greenblatt, Kimberlee Peterson, Trevor O'Brien, Hanna Hall
  • Clubhouse Detectives
Jimmy Galeota, Michael Galeota, Christopher Ball, Alex Miranda, Thomas Hobson
Trenton Knight, Megan Paul, Josh Wolford, Michael Friedman, Jordan Brower

Best Performance in a TV Series: Young EnsembleEdit

Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher

Ross Malinger, Jonathan Hernandez, Kyle Gibson, Arjay Smith, Cara DeLizia
Lindsey McKeon, Samantha Becker, Sarah Lancaster, Anthony Harrell, Ben Gould, Richard Lee Jackson
Erika Page, Jeffrey Licon, Gemini Barnett, Jeremy Togerson, Jon Torgerson, Ashley Gorrell, Zelda Harris

Best Young Host in Television or RadioEdit

Outstanding Host: Television or RadioEdit

Lindsay - Radio AAHS

  • R. J. Arnett - Radio AAHS
  • Roland Thomson - World Youth News

Best Young Entertainer: Acting and SingingEdit

Best Male EntertainerEdit

Adam Wylie

Best Female EntertainerEdit

Kristi McClave

Best Family EntertainmentEdit

Best Family TV Movie or Mini Series: NetworkEdit

What Love Sees - CBS

Best Family TV Movie or Mini Series: CableEdit

Captains Courageous - Family Channel

Best Family TV Drama SeriesEdit

7th Heaven - WB

Best Family TV Comedy SeriesEdit

Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher - WB

Best Educational Film or TV ShowEdit

Nick News - Nickelodeon

Best Family Feature Film: ForeignEdit

Kolya - (Czech Republic)

Best Family Feature Film: Animation or Special EffectsEdit

James and the Giant Peach - Walt Disney

Best Family Feature Film: Musical or ComedyEdit

One Fine Day - 20th Century Fox

Best Family Feature Film: DramaEdit

Fly Away Home - Columbia Pictures

Youth In Film's Special AwardsEdit

The Jackie Coogan AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through Motion PicturesEdit

The Reppies - For Best Musical and Inspirational Show for Children

The Michael Landon AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through TelevisionEdit

Dana Lightstone - Producer, Children's Productions

Former Child Star Lifetime Achievement AwardEdit

Paul Petersen - The Donna Reed Show

Outstanding Young Performer in a Television CommercialEdit

Travis Tedford - Welch's Grape Juice & Jelly

Scholarship RecipientsEdit

Gabby and Katie Gillette
Aimee Walker

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 "18th Youth In Film Awards". YoungArtistAwards.org. Archived from the original on 2011-03-04. 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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