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Children’s Emmy nominees announced

Nominees for the 38th annual Daytime Emmy Awards, which will air on June 19, have been revealed. PBS leads the pack with 46 nominations in the Children's categories - Sesame Street alone garnered 16 nods. Read on for a list of the nominees in key categories:
May 12, 2011

Nominees for the 38th annual Daytime Emmy Awards, which will air on June 19, have been revealed. PBS leads the pack with 46 nominations in the Children’s categories – Sesame Street alone garnered 16 nods. Read on for a list of the nominees in key categories:

Outstanding Children’s Animated Program
The Backyardigans (Nickelodeon)
Curious George (PBS)
Dinosaur Train (PBS)
Penguins of Madagascar (Nickelodeon)
Sid the Science Kid (PBS)

Outstanding Children’s Series
The Electric Company (PBS)
FETCH! with Ruff Ruffman (PBS)
Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild (Syndicated)
SciGirls (PBS)

New Approaches – Daytime Children’s
Fizzy’s Lunch Lab (PBS)
Nickelodeon Presents History and Heritage (Nickelodeon)
SciGirls (PBS)

Outstanding Preschool Children’s Series
Between the Lions (PBS)
Disney Mickey Mouse Clubhouse (Disney Channel)
Yo Gabba Gabba! (Nickelodeon)

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
Kevin Clash, as Elmo – Sesame Street (PBS)
Caroll Spinney, as Oscar the Grouch – Sesame Street (PBS)
Leslie Carrara-Rudolph, as Abby Cadabby – Sesame Street (PBS)
Eric Jacobson, as Grover and Iron Monster – Sesame Street (PBS)

Outstanding Performer In An Animated Program
Bill Farmer, as Goofy – Disney Mickey Mouse Clubhouse (Disney Channel)
Danny Jacobs, as King Julien – Penguins of Madagascar (Nickelodeon)
Tom McGrath, as Skipper – Penguins of Madagascar (Nickelodeon)
Martin Short, as The Cat in the Hat – The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! (PBS)
Peter Cullen, as Optimus Prime – Transformers Prime(The Hub)
Steven Tyler, as The Mad Hatter – The Wonder Pets! (Nickelodeon)

Outstanding Directing In A Children’s Series
Biz Kid$ (PBS)
The Electric Company (PBS)
Sesame Street (PBS)

Outstanding Achievement in Main Title and Graphic Design
Dora the Explorer (Nickelodeon)
The Electric Company (PBS)
FETCH! with Ruff Ruffman (PBS)
Pictureka (The Hub)
Team Umizoomi (Nick Jr.)
Today Show (NBC)

Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction And Composition
Between the Lions (PBS)
Disney Mickey Mouse Clubhouse (Disney Channel)
The Garfield Show (Cartoon Network)
Penguins of Madagascar (Nickelodeon)
Transformers Prime (The Hub)
The Wonder Pets! (Nickelodeon )

Outstanding Writing In Animation
Arthur (PBS)
Back at the Barnyard (Nickelodeon)
Dinosaur Train (PBS)
Penguins of Madagascar (Nickelodeon)
Transformers Prime (The Hub)
WordGirl (PBS)

Visit http://www.emmyonline.tv/ for a full list of nominees.

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Wendy is Kidscreen’s Associate Editor. When she’s not sourcing material for the brand's daily email newsletter, she’s researching, writing and connecting with others about the newest trends in digital media. Contact Wendy at wgoldman@brunico.com.

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