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5th Youth in Film Awards

The 5th 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 theater for the 1982-1983 season, and took place on December 4, 1983, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.[1][2][3]

5th Youth in Film Awards
Young Artist Award.jpg
Awarded forAchievement in the 19821983 season
DateDecember 4, 1983
SiteBeverly Hilton Hotel
Beverly Hills, California
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]

Contents

CategoriesEdit

Bold indicates the winner in each category.[3]

Best Young Performer in a Feature FilmEdit

Best Young Motion Picture Actor in a Feature FilmEdit

[[C. Thomas Howell] - The Outsiders (Warner Bros)

Best Young Motion Picture Actress in a Feature FilmEdit

Roxana Zal - Table for Five (Warner Bros)

Best Young Supporting Actor In a Motion PictureEdit

Scott Schwartz - The Toy (Columbia)

Best Young Supporting Actress In a Motion PictureEdit

Missy Francis - Man, Woman and Child (Paramount)

Best Young Performer in a Television MovieEdit

Best Young Performer in a Television SeriesEdit

Best Young Actor in a Drama SeriesEdit

River Phoenix - Seven Brides For Seven Brothers (CBS)

Best Young Actress in a Drama SeriesEdit

Melissa Gilbert - Little House on the Prairie: A New Beginning (NBC)

Best Young Actor in a Comedy SeriesEdit

Ricky Schroeder - Silver Spoons (NBC)

Best Young Actress in a Comedy SeriesEdit

Missy Gold - Benson (ABC)

Best Young Actor in a New Television SeriesEdit

John P. Navin, Jr. - Jennifer Slept Here (NBC)

Best Young Actress in a New Television SeriesEdit

Tracey Gold - Goodnight, Beantown (CBS)

Best Young Actor in a Daytime SoapEdit

(tie) David Mendenhall - General Hospital (ABC)
(tie) John Stamos - General Hospital (ABC)

Best Young Actress in a Daytime SoapEdit

Tracey Bregman - The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Best Young Actor: Guest in a SeriesEdit

Timothy Patrick Murphy - The Love Boat (ABC)

Best Young Actress: Guest in a SeriesEdit

Dana Hill - Magnum, P.I. (CBS)

Best Family EntertainmentEdit

Best Family Feature Motion PictureEdit

Return of the Jedi (20th Century Fox)

Best Family Motion Picture: Comedy or MusicalEdit

Mr. Mom (20th Century Fox)

Best New Television SeriesEdit

Goodnight Beantown (CBS)

Special awardsEdit

The Michael Landon AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution To Youth Through TelevisionEdit

Norman Lear

The Jackie Coogan AwardEdit

Outstanding Contribution To Youth Through Motion PicturesEdit

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Disney

Youth In Film's Former Child Star AwardEdit

Ann Jillian

Youth in Film's Theatre Arts AwardEdit

Aaron Lohr

Youth In Film's Special Achievement AwardEdit

Glenn Scarpelli

Youth In Film's Community Benefit AwardEdit

Television Special Adam - John Walsh

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 "5th Youth In Film Awards". YoungArtistAwards.org. Archived from the original on 2011-04-03. 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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