21st Young Artist Awards
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Awarded for Achievement in 1999 in film and television
Date March 19, 2000
Site Sportsmen's Lodge
Studio City, California
Hosted by Austin O'Brien
Trevor O'Brien
Cody McMains
Michelle Trachtenberg
Kaitlin Cullum
Kimberly Cullum
Official website YoungArtistAwards.org

The 21st Young Artist Awards ceremony (formerly known as the Youth in Film Awards), presented by the Young Artist Association, honored excellence of young performers under the age of 21 in the fields of film, television and theatre for the year 1999, and took place on March 19, 2000 at the Sportsmen's Lodge in Studio City, California.[1][2][3]

The announcer for the evening was William H. Bassett. The hosts for the evening were Austin O'Brien, Trevor O'Brien, Cody McMains, Michelle Trachtenberg, Kaitlin Cullum and Kimberly Cullum. Performers for the evening included, Girls On-Q, Adam Nicholson, Adam Wylie and Blake McIver Ewing.[4]

Established in 1978 by long-standing Hollywood Foreign Press Association member, Maureen Dragone, the Young Artist 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][5][6]

Contents

CategoriesEdit

Bold indicates the winner in each category.[3]

Best Performance in a Feature FilmEdit

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Leading Young ActorEdit

Haley Joel Osment - The Sixth Sense - Disney (Buena Vista Pictures)

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Leading Young ActressEdit

Kimberly J. Brown - Tumbleweeds - Fine Line Features

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young ActorEdit

(tie) Reeve Carney - Snow Falling on Cedars - Universal
(tie) Ryan Merriman - The Deep End of the Ocean - Columbia Pictures

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young ActressEdit

Thora Birch - American Beauty - DreamWorks SKG

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

Jake Lloyd - Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace - 20th Century Fox

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

Scarlett Pomers - Happy, Texas - Miramax

Best Performance in an International FilmEdit

Best Performance in an International Film: Young PerformerEdit

Wei Minzhi - Not One Less - China

Best Performance in a TV Movie or PilotEdit

Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot: Leading Young ActorEdit

Mason Gamble - Anya's Bell - CBS

Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot: Leading Young ActressEdit

Jamie Renee Smith - My Last Love - ABC

Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot: Supporting Young ActorEdit

Drake Bell - The Jack Bull - HBO

Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot: Supporting Young ActressEdit

Hilary Duff - The Soul Collector - CBS

Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot: Young Actor Age Ten or UnderEdit

Marc Donato - Locked in Silence - Showtime

Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot: Young Actress Age Ten or UnderEdit

Brittney Lee Harvey - Mr. Murder - ABC

Best Performance in a Drama SeriesEdit

Best Performance in a Drama Series: Leading Young ActorEdit

Austin O'Brien - Promised Land - CBS

Best Performance in a Drama Series: Leading Young ActressEdit

Beverley Mitchell - 7th Heaven - Warner Brothers

Best Performance in a Drama Series: Supporting Young ActorEdit

Dan Byrd - Any Day Now - Lifetime

Best Performance in a Drama Series: Supporting Young ActressEdit

Shari Dyon Perry - Any Day Now - Lifetime

Best Performance in a Drama Series: Young Actor Age Ten and UnderEdit

Myles Jeffrey - Early Edition - CBS

Best Performance in a Drama Series: Young Actress Age Ten and UnderEdit

Mae Middleton - Any Day Now - Lifetime

Best Performance in a Drama Series: Guest Starring Young ActorEdit

Tony C. Barriere - Any Day Now - Lifetime

Best Performance in a Drama Series: Guest Starring Young ActressEdit

Kaitlin Cullum - 7th Heaven - Warner Brothers

Best Performance in a Comedy SeriesEdit

Best Performance in a Comedy Series: Leading Young ActorEdit

Thomas Dekker - Honey, I Shrunk the Kids - Syndicated

Best Performance in a Comedy Series: Leading Young ActressEdit

Georgina Sherrington - The Worst Witch - HBO

Best Performance in a Comedy Series: Supporting Young ActorEdit

Andrew Ducote - Thanks - CBS

Best Performance in a Comedy Series: Supporting Young ActressEdit

Kerry Duff - The Famous Jett Jackson - Disney Channel

Best Performance in a Comedy Series: Young Performer Age Ten or UnderEdit

Sara Paxton - Working - NBC

Best Performance in a Comedy Series: Guest Starring Young PerformerEdit

J.B. Gaynor - Boy Meets World - ABC

Best Performance in a Soap OperaEdit

Best Performance in a Soap Opera: Young ActorEdit

David Lago - The Young and the Restless - CBS

Best Performance in a Soap Opera: Young ActressEdit

Taylor Anne Mountz - Passions - NBC

Best Performance in a Voice-OverEdit

Best Performance in a Voice-Over (TV or Feature Film): Young ActorEdit

Eli Marienthal - The Iron Giant - Warner Brothers

Best Performance in a Voice-Over (TV or Feature Film): Young ActressEdit

Aria Noelle Curzon - Dan Danger - Nickelodeon

Best Ensemble PerformanceEdit

Best Family EntertainmentEdit

Best Family TV Movie or Pilot: NetworkEdit

Anya's Bell - CBS

Best Family TV Movie or Pilot: CableEdit

Summer's End - Showtime

  • The Thirteenth Year - Disney Channel
  • A Lesson Before Dying - HBO
  • Gift of Love: The Daniel Huffman Story - Showtime
  • Hayley Wagner, Star - Showtime
  • Horse Sense - Disney Channel
  • Sea People - Showtime
  • The Artist Specials: Mary Cassatt: An American Impressionist - HBO

Best Animated TV Show or SeriesEdit

Sabrina: The Animated Series - ABC

Best Family TV Drama SeriesEdit

Judging Amy - CBS

Best Family TV Comedy SeriesEdit

Freaks and Geeks - NBC

Best Family Feature Film for 1999: AnimatedEdit

Toy Story 2 - Disney

Best Family Feature Film for 1999: ComedyEdit

Stuart Little - Columbia Pictures

Best Family Feature Film for 1999: DramaEdit

Music of the Heart - Miramax

Best International FilmEdit

Not One Less - China

Special AwardsEdit

Outstanding Young Performer in TheaterEdit

Roberto Cisneros - The Smuin Ballet, San Francisco

Outstanding Young Performers in a Television CommercialEdit

Hallie Kate Eisenberg - Pepsi
Connor Matheus - K-Mart

The Jackie Coogan AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through Motion PicturesEdit

George Lucas - Producer, Lucasfilm

The Mickey Rooney AwardEdit

Former Child Star Life Achievement AwardEdit

Lucille Bliss - voice of "Anastasia" in Disney's Cinderella (1950)

The Michael Landon AwardEdit

Community Service to YouthEdit

Kids On Stage For A Better World

Young Artist Awards ScholarshipEdit

R. J. Arnett

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 "21st Annual Young Artist Awards". YoungArtistAwards.org. Retrieved 2011-03-31. 
  4. ^ "21st Annual Young Artist Awards – Introduction". YoungArtistAwards.org. Retrieved 2011-03-31. 
  5. ^ "Young Artist Awards - President's Message". YoungArtistAwards.org. Retrieved 2011-03-31. 
  6. ^ "HFPA Golden Globes - Young Artist Foundation". GoldenGlobes.org. Archived from the original on 2011-03-17. Retrieved 2011-03-31. 

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