31st Young Artist Awards
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Awarded for Achievement in 2009 in film and television
Date April 11, 2010
Site Beverly Garland Hotel
Studio City, Los Angeles, California
Official website YoungArtistAwards.org

The 31st Young Artist Awards ceremony, presented by the Young Artist Association, honored excellence of young performers under the age of 21 in the fields of film, television, theatre and music for the year 2009, and took place on April 11, 2010 at the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn Hotel in North Hollywood, California.[1][2][3][4][5][6]

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][3][7]

Contents

CategoriesEdit

Bold indicates the winner in each category.[6]

Best Performance in a Feature FilmEdit

Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young ActorEdit

Max Records - Where The Wild Things Are - Warner Brothers

Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young ActressEdit

Abigail Breslin - My Sister's Keeper - New Line Cinema

Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young ActorEdit

Ty Wood - The Haunting in Connecticut - Lionsgate

Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young ActressEdit

(tie) Sofia Vassilieva - My Sister's Keeper - New Line Cinema
(tie) Jessica Carlson - Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant - Universal

Best Performance in a Feature Film - Young Ensemble CastEdit

Shorts - Warner Brothers

Jimmy Bennett, Jake Short, Devon Gearhart, Leo Howard, Jolie Vanier and Trevor Gagnon
Megan Parker, Henri Young, Regan Young, Austin Robert Butler and Carter Jenkins

Best Performance in an International Feature FilmEdit

Best Performance in an International Feature Film - Leading Young PerformersEdit

Leonard Proxauf & Leonie Benesch (Germany) - Das weiße Band (The White Ribbon) - Sony Pictures Classics

Best Performance in a Short FilmEdit

Best Performance in a Short Film - Young ActorEdit

Joey Luthman - Save the Skeet

Best Performance in a Short Film - Young ActressEdit

Madison Leisle - City of Lights

Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or SpecialEdit

Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special - Leading Young ActorEdit

Joey Pollari - Skyrunners - Disney XD

Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special - Leading or Supporting Young ActressEdit

Tori Barban - The Christmas Hope - Lifetime

Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special - Supporting Young ActorEdit

Alex Ferris - Living Out Loud - Hallmark Channel

Best Performance in a TV SeriesEdit

Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Leading Young ActorEdit

Calum Worthy - Stormworld - Space

Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Leading Young ActressEdit

Ryan Newman - Zeke and Luther - Disney XD

Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Supporting Young ActorEdit

Ryan Malgarini - Gary Unmarried - CBS

Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Supporting Young ActressEdit

Kathryn Newton - Gary Unmarried - CBS

Best Performance in a TV Series - Guest Starring Young Actor 14 and OverEdit

Nate Hartley - Hannah Montana - Disney Channel

Best Performance in a TV Series - Guest Starring Young Actor 13 and UnderEdit

Billy Unger - Mental - FOX

Best Performance in a TV Series - Guest Starring Young ActressEdit

Emily Evan Rae - Private Practice - ABC

Best Performance in a TV Series - Recurring Young Actor 14 and OverEdit

Mick Hazen - As the World Turns - CBS

Best Performance in a TV Series - Recurring Young Actor 13 and UnderEdit

Colin Ford - Supernatural - CW

Best Performance in a TV Series - Recurring Young ActressEdit

Haley Pullos - General Hospital - ABC

Outstanding Young Ensemble Performers in a TV SeriesEdit

Modern Family - ABC

Rico Rodriguez II, Nolan Gould and Ariel Winter
Miranda Cosgrove, Nathan Kress, Jennette McCurdy and Noah Munck
Calum Worthy, Andrew Jenkins and Valentina Barron

Best Performance in a Voice-Over RoleEdit

Best Performance in a Voice-Over Role - Young Actor/ActressEdit

Jordan Nagai - Up - Walt Disney Pictures

Best Performance in a DVD FilmEdit

Best Performance in a DVD Film - Young Actor/ActressEdit

Matthew Knight - Gooby - ConeyBeare Stories

Best Performance in Live TheaterEdit

Best Performance in Live Theater - Young Actor/ActressEdit

Sterling Beaumon - Big: the musical - El Centro Theater, Hollywood

Special AwardsEdit

Outstanding Young International VocalistEdit

Yatharth (यथार्थ), Varanasi, India – Finalist on Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il ChampsZee TV

Outstanding Young International InstrumentalistEdit

Sungha Jung (정성하), Chungju, South Korea – Acoustic Finger-Style Guitarist

Jackie Coogan AwardEdit

Contribution to Youth Through EntertainmentEdit

The Beach Boys – Fifty Years of Outstanding Music

Michael Landon AwardEdit

For Humanitarian ServiceEdit

George Clooney, Actor / Humanitarian – Co-founder: Not On Our Watch Project

Former Child Star - Life Achievement AwardEdit

Kathy Garver – "Cissy" in the CBS TV series Family Affair

Social Relations of Knowledge Institute AwardEdit

The UniverseThe History Channel

Outstanding Contribution to Family EntertainmentEdit

Minor Details – Best Family Film
Where the Wild Things Are
The 101 Dalmatians Musical
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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 "HFPA Golden Globes - Young Artist Foundation". GoldenGlobes.org. Archived from the original on 2011-03-17. Retrieved 2011-03-31. 
  4. ^ "KABC-TV - Budding stars shine at Young Artist Awards". ABCLocal.go.com. Retrieved 2011-03-31. 
  5. ^ "Child/Teen Star Winners Announced at 31st Annual Young Artist Awards" (PDF). The Young Artist Foundation. April 11, 2010. Retrieved February 13, 2011. 
  6. ^ a b "31st Annual Young Artist Awards". YoungArtistAwards.org. Retrieved 2012-03-31. 
  7. ^ "Young Artist Awards - President's Message". YoungArtistAwards.org. Retrieved 2011-03-31. 

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