Call it the comeback king. The Comedy Central resurrected FUTURAMA won Outstanding Animated Program at the Creative Arts Emmys Awards on Saturday, Sept, 10, 2011.
Call it the comeback king. The Comedy Central resurrected FUTURAMA won Outstanding Animated Program at the Creative Arts Emmys Awards on Saturday, Sept, 10, 2011. Matt Groening and David X. Cohen's sci-fi spoof also won Outstanding Voice-Over Performance for Maurice LaMarche's work as Lrrr and Orson Welles.
Disney's PREP & LANDING: OPERATION SECRET SANTA took home the prize for Outstanding Short-Format Animated Program.
In the vfx realm, BOARDWALK EMPIRE took home Outstanding Special Visual Effects For A Series, while GETTYSBURG won Outstanding Special Visual Effects For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Special.
The ceremony took place at the Nokia Theater L.A. Live in downtown L.A. REELZCHANNEL will broadcast the event on Sept. 17th at 8 p.m. ET.
Below is a complete list of animation and visual effects related winners.
OUTSTANDING ANIMATED PROGRAMFUTURAMA COMEDY CENTRALThe Late Philip J. FryMatt Groening, Executive ProducerDavid X. Cohen, Executive ProducerKen Keeler, Executive ProducerDan Vebber, Co-Executive ProducerPatric M. Verrone, Co-Executive ProducerJosh Weinstein, Co-Executive ProducerEric Horsted, Co-Executive ProducerMichael Rowe, Co-Executive ProducerLee Supercinski, Produced byClaudia Katz, Produced byGregg Vanzo, Animation Executive ProducerLewis Morton, Written byPeter Avanzino, Supervising Director/Directed byScott Vanzo, Director of Computer GraphicsIra Sherak, Assistant Director
OUTSTANDING SHORT-FORMAT ANIMATED PROGRAMDISNEY PREP & LANDING: OPERATION SECRET SANTA ABCJohn Lasseter, Executive ProducerDorothy McKim, ProducerKevin Deters, Written by/Directed byStevie Wermers, Written by/Directed by
OUTSTANDING VOICE-OVER PERFORMANCEMAURICE LAMARCHE as Lrrr & Orson Welles COMEDY CENTRALFuturamaLrrreconcilable Ndndifferences
OUTSTANDING INDIVIDUAL ACHIEVEMENT IN ANIMATION (Juried Award: Possibility of one, more than one or no award.) This is a juried award determined by a panel of judges from the Animation peer group. Recommendation(s) from the jury are brought to the Board of Governors for ratification.
DREW HODGES, Character Animator NBCCommunity: Abed’s Uncontrollable Christmas
JILL DANIELS, Background Painter DISNEY CHANNELDisney Phineas And FerbWizard Of Odd
BRIAN WOODS, Background Design DISNEY CHANNELDisney Phineas And FerbWizard Of Odd
PETER CHUNG, Character Design CARTOON NETWORKFirebreather
SUNG CHANG, Character Animator CARTOON NETWORKFirebreather
VANESSA MARZAROLI, Production Design DRMARTENS.COMLilac Wine
PHILIP BOURASSA, Character Design CARTOON NETWORKYoung JusticeIndependence Day
OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS FOR A SERIESROBERT STROMBERG, Visual Effects Designer HBODAVID TARITERO, Visual Effects ProducerJUSTIN BALL, Visual Effects SupervisorRICHARD FRIEDLANDER, Visual Effects ProducerPAUL GRAFF, Visual Effects SupervisorSTEVE KIRSHOFF, Special Effects CoordinatorJ. JOHN CORBETT, Lead CompositorBRIAN SALES, Lead CompositorAH DEE, Lead CompositorBoardwalk EmpireBoardwalk Empire (Pilot)
OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS FOR A MINISERIES,MOVIE OR A SPECIALKENT JOHNSON, Visual Effects Supervisor HISTORYJ. DAVID EVERHART, Visual Effects ProducerMIKE YIP, Lead Visual Effects AnimatorJON RHINEHARDT, Lead Visual Effects CompositorJASON KORBER, Visual Effects CompositorJARED JONES, Visual Effects CompositorETHAN SUMMERS, Lead Model MakerBRENT STEINBERG, CGI ArtistMAX POOLMAN, Special Effects SupervisorGettysburg
OUTSTANDING MAIN TITLE DESIGNANGUS WALL, Creative Director HBOROBERT FENG, Art DirectorKIRK H. SHINTANI, AnimatorHAMEED SHAUKAT, DesignerGame Of Thrones
OUTSTANDING COMMERCIALBORN OF FIRE * CHRYSLER 200Wieden+Kennedy, Ad AgencySerial Pictures, Production Company