Hasbro Earns Eight Daytime Emmy Nominations

Hasbro Studios has collected eight Daytime Emmy Award nominations from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for “Transformers Prime,” “My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic” and “Family Game Night.”

Press release from Hasbro:

LOS ANGELES, CA -- Hasbro Studios has collected eight Daytime Emmy Award nominations from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for Transformers Prime, My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic and Family Game Night.

The Academy also provided Transformers Prime with an early trophy for “Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation,” as well as multiple nominations in three additional categories: “Outstanding Special Class Animated Program,” “Outstanding Directing in an Animated Program” and “Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing–Animation.” 

The popular series My Little Pony earned two nods in the “Outstanding Original Song- Children’s and Animation” category, while Family Game Night host Todd Newton garnered his second consecutive nomination for “Outstanding Game Show Host.”

“We are delighted to have the Academy once again recognize these high-quality and highly entertaining series,” said Hasbro Studios President Stephen Davis. “The many talented, hardworking individuals honoured with these multiple nominations and awards have successfully re-imagined our beloved brands into three incredible shows and we couldn’t be more proud of them.”   

A full list of The Hub’s Daytime Emmy Award nominees follows:

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL CLASS ANIMATED PROGRAM “Transformers Prime” Roberto Orci, Executive Producer Stephen Davis, Executive Producer Shuzo Shiota, Executive Producer Alex Kurtzman, Executive Producer Jeff Kline, Executive Producer Duane Capizzi, Supervising Producer Mandy Safavi, Producer Rafael Ruthchild, Producer Shinji Santoh, Producer Meiko Sato, Line Producer Therese Trujillo, Animation Producer

OUTSTANDING GAME SHOW HOST TODD NEWTON, as HOST “Family Game Night” 

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING IN AN ANIMATED PROGRAM “Transformers Prime”  David Hartman, Supervising Director Vinton Heuck, Director Shaunt Nigoghossian, Director Todd Waterman, Director Jamie Simone, Voice Director

OUTSTANDING INDIVIDUAL ACHIEVEMENT IN ANIMATION **WINNER “Transformers Prime” Christophe Vacher, Supervising Color Designer 

OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL SONG - CHILDREN'S AND ANIMATION “My Little Pony Friendship is Magic” Every Pony Daniel Ingram, Composer & Lyricist

“My Little Pony Friendship is Magic” Find A Pet Daniel Ingram, Song Writer

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND EDITING – ANIMATION “Transformers Prime” Robbi Smith, Dialogue Editor Robert Poole II, Sound Effects Editor Roy Braverman, Foley Editor

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND MIXING – ANIMATION “Transformers Prime” Ray Leonard, Re-Recording Mixer Mike Bieriger, Re-Recording Mixer