2013 Kidscreen Winners Announced

The year’s best work in children’s television is singled out and celebrated by the global kids’ entertainment industry at Kidscreen Summit in New York.

Kidscreen Awards 2013

NEW YORK – At an ceremony hosted by The Daily Show‘s Samantha Bee, the year’s best work in children’s television was singled out and celebrated by the global kids’ entertainment industry at Kidscreen Summit in New York.

Determined by two panels of broadcast executive judges, awards in the Programming and Creative Talent categories were given to the following entries:

PROGRAMMING—PRESCHOOL CATEGORY

Best Animated Series 2013 Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood The Fred Rogers Company/9 Story Entertainment/Out of the Blue Enterprises

Best Non-Animated or Mixed Series 2013 Yo Gabba Gabba! DHX Media

Best One-Off, Special or TV Movie 2013 Driver Dan’s Story Train 3 Line Media, in association with TwoFour54 Abu Dhabi

Best Companion Website 2013 Dinosaur Train The Jim Henson Company

PROGRAMMING—KIDS CATEGORY

Best Animated Series 2013 The Amazing World of Gumball Cartoon Network Studio Europe

Best Non-Animated or Mixed Series 2013 4 O’Clock Club CBBC In-House

Best One-Off, Special or TV Movie 2013 The Jungle Bunch—Back to the Ice Floe TAT Productions/Master Films/Vanilla Seed

Best Companion Website 2013 Wild Kratts Kratts Brothers Company/9 Story Entertainment

PROGRAMMING—TWEENS/TEENS CATEGORY

Best Animated Series 2013 Bob’s Burgers Bento Box Entertainment/20th Century Fox Television

Best Non-Animated or Mixed Series 2013 In Real Life 3 Apartment 11 Productions/YTV

Best One-Off, Special or TV Movie 2013 Cyberbully Muse Entertainment

Best Companion Website 2013 Dance Academy Werner Film Productions/Hoodlum/ABC/ZDF/ZDFE/ACTF

CREATIVE TALENT CATEGORY

Best Design 2013 The Adventures of Figaro Pho Chocolate Liberation Front/Ambience Entertainment

Best Acting 2013 Up and Away: A Newsround Special CBBC In-House

Best Writing 2013 Big and Small Kindle Entertainment

Best Animation 2013 The Adventures of Figaro Pho Chocolate Liberation Front/Ambience Entertainment

Best Directing 2013 Cyberbully Muse Entertainment

Best Music 2013 Yo Gabba Gabba! DHX Media

Best Voice Talent 2013 Sesame Street Sesame Workshop

The Kidscreen Awards also includes a category designed to spotlight the best efforts made by broadcasters to forge stronger connections with kids and family audiences around the world. These winners were determined by a Kidscreen readership online vote that took place in December.

BROADCASTING CATEGORY

Channel of the Year 2013

Cartoon Network

Best Channel Design 2013

Cartoon Network

Best Channel Website 2013

PBS Kids www.pbskids.org

Best On-Air Host or Hosting Team 2013

Sprout The Sunny Side Up Show Hosting Team

Best Integrated Promotion 2013

PBS Kids Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Launch

Best Interstitial Campaign 2013

Cartoon Network Adventure Time Music Video

Source: Kidscreen

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