Thursday, July 18, 2013

Popular Nickelodeon Shows Nominated For Four 65th Primetime Emmy Awards

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has today (Thursday 18th July 2013) announced the fantastic Nickelodeon News that Nickelodeon, one of the world's leading recognized entertainment brands for kids and families, has been nominated for four 65th annual Primetime Emmy Awards!

The hit Nickelodeon original live-action comedy series "iCarly" and Nickelodeon's factual series "Nick News with Linda Ellerbee" have both been nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in the 'Outstanding Children's Program' category, Nick's popular animated series (Nicktoon) "Kung Fu Panda: Legends Of Awesomeness" has been nominated for the 'Outstanding Animated Program' Primetime Emmy Award, and Nickelodeon's popular martial arts-themed comedy action series "Supah Ninjas" has been nominated for a 2013 Primetime Emmy Award in the 'Outstanding Stunt Coordination For A Comedy Series Or A Variety Program' category.

Congratulation's and good luck to Nickelodeon and all the stars and staff of these excellent Nickelodeon shows!

Below is a list of the nominations for the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations (also known as the 2013 Emmy Awards), featuring only the awards Nickelodeon have been nominated for, from the official Primetime Emmy Awards website,

Outstanding Children's Program

Good Luck Charlie - Disney Channel - It's A Laugh Productions

Dan Staley, Executive Producer
Phil Baker, Executive Producer
Drew Vaupen, Executive Producer
Christopher Vane, Co-Executive Producer
Erika Kaestle, Co-Executive Producer
Patrick McCarthy, Co-Executive Producer
Jim Gerkin, Co-Executive Producer
Pixie Wespiser, Produced By

iCarly - Nickelodeon - Nickelodeon Productions

Dan Schneider, Executive Producer
Robin Weiner, Co-Executive Producer
Joe Catania, Supervising Producer
Jake Farrow, Producer
Bruce Rand Berman, Producer

Nick News With Linda Ellerbee - Forgotten But Not Gone: Kids, HIV & AIDS - Nickelodeon - Nickelodeon in association with Lucky Duck Productions

Linda Ellerbee, Executive Producer
Rolfe Tessem, Executive Producer
Wally Berger, Supervising Producer
Mark Lyons, Producer
Martin Toub, Produced By
Wendy Lobel, Producer By

The Weight Of The Nation For Kids: Quiz Ed! - HBO - HBO Documentary Films and The Institute of Medicine with Mackerel Sky Films in association with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Institutes of Health and in partnership with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation and Kaiser Permanente

Sheila Nevins, Executive Producer
John Hoffman, Executive Producer
Shari Cookson, Produced By
Nick Doob, Produced By
A YoungArts Masterclass • HBO • Simon &
Goodman Picture Company and YoungArts in
association with HBO Family
Sheila Nevins, Executive Producer
Lin Arison, Executive Producer
Jackie Glover, Supervising Producer
Karen Goodman, Produced By
Kirk Simon, Produced By

Outstanding Animated Program

Bob's Burgers - O.T.: The Outside Toilet - FOX - 20th Century Fox Television

Kung Fu Panda: Legends Of Awesomeness: Enter The Dragon - Nickelodeon - DreamWorks Animation and Nickelodeon Productions

Regular Show: The Christmas Special - Cartoon Network - Cartoon Network Studios

The Simpsons - Treehouse Of Horror XXIII - FOX - Gracie Films in association with 20th Century Fox Television

South Park - Raising The Bar - Comedy Central - Central Productions

Outstanding Stunt Coordination For A Comedy Series Or A Variety Program

It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia - FX Networks - Sunny TV Productions

Marc Scizak, Stunt Coordinator

Modern Family - ABC - Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television

Jim Sharp, Stunt Coordinator

Supah Ninjas - Nickelodeon - Varsity Pictures

Hiro Koda, Stunt Coordinator

Workaholics - Comedy Central - Avalon Television

Jim Vickers, Stunt Coordinator

Nominees for the 65th annual Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on the morning of Thursday 18th July 2013 at the Television Academy's Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre in the Los Angeles NoHo Arts District in North Hollywood. Aaron Paul ("Big Love", "Need for Speed" mmovie) was on hand to announce the nominations, and while Kate Mara could not join him, Neil Patrick Harris ("Doogie Howser, M.D.", "How I Met Your Mother", "Harold & Kumar") joined the festivities as a last-minute substitute.

A full list of nominations, including technical categories, can be found here at the Academy web site.

The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards will be held at NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles on Sunday 22nd September 2013 and will air LIVE coast to coast around the USA on CBS at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT. The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony will be hosted by Neil Patrick Harris.