2018 Nominees

2018 Nominees

Congratulations to the following 2018 nominees

Achievement Award in Comedy Social Impact

To celebrate those who use comedy to help guide important social
changes that have a significant effect on improving the world around
them.

· Mr. Alex Brooker
· Mrs. Ellen Degeneres
· Mr. John Oliver
· Mr. Eddie Izzard
· Dr. Phil Hammond

 

Best Children’s Comedy Artist Male

Bringing recognition to the hard-working and ecstatically funny
comedic artists that make children laugh.

· Mr. Paul Sun-Hyung Lee – Kim’s Convenience
· Mr. Andres Burgos – Eh Bee Family
· Master Iain Armitage – Young Sheldon
· Mr. Steve Harvey – Family Feud and Little Big Shots
· Master. Nolan Gould – Modern family

 

Best Children’s Comedy Artist Female

Bringing recognition to the hard-working and ecstatically funny
comedic artists that make children laugh.

· Mrs. Carol Burnett – A Little Help with Carol Burnett
· Ms. Dominique Moore – Horrible Histories
· Miss. Gabriela Burgos – Eh Bee Family
· Miss. Olivia Rodrigo – Bizaardvark
· Miss. Madison Hu – Bizaardvark

 

Best Children’s Comedy Writer

In this category, we bring praise to the industries very best in comedic
writing for children’s content.

· Mrs. Carol Leifer – A Little Help With Carol Burnett
· Mr. Ben Ward – Horrible Histories
· Mr. Ins Choi, Ms. Amelia Haller, Mr. Kevin White – Kim’s Convenience
· Ms. Christine Ferraro – Sesame Street
· Mr. Josh Lehrman, Mr. Kyle Stegina – Bizaardvark

 

Best Children’s Comedy Television Program

To celebrate the television shows that captivate, entertain and, most
importantly, make children laugh.

· A Little Help with Carol Burnett – Netflix
· Kim’s Convenience – CBC
· Horrible Histories – ABC
· Sesame Street – PBS
· Spongebob Squarepants – Nickelodeon

 

Best Children’s Comedy Film

To celebrate the television shows that captivate, entertain and, most
importantly, make children laugh.

· Thor: Ragnarok
· Despicable Me 3
· Incredibles 2
· Peter Rabbit
· Paddington 2

 

Best Children’s Comedy Web Series

To acknowledge the exceptional quality of comedic content being
made on the web for children.

· Eh Bee Family
· Peppa Pig
· The Little Bus Tayo
· Angry Birds
· Lego

 

Best Political Comedy Artist or Group

Commendation for the finest political comedy by either a single artist
or group. Where the artist or group is best known for their political
satire comedy style.

· Ms. Kate McKinnon – Saturday Night Live
· Mrs. Melissa McCarthy – Saturday Night Live
· Mr. Trevor Noah – The Daily Show
· Ms. Michelle Wolf – The Daily Show
· Mr. Alec Baldwin – Saturday Night Live

 

Best Political Comedy Writer

Honoring an often overlooked profession and bringing recognition for
outstanding work in political comedy writing. Where the writer is best
known for their political satire comedy style.

· Ms. Madeleine Smithberg, Ms. Lizz Winstead – The Daily Show
· Mr. Lorne Michaels – Saturday Night Live
· Ms. Brona C. Titley – The Last Leg
· Ms. Emmy Blotnick – The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
· Mr. Tim Carvell – Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

 

Best Political Comedy Television Program

This award is for the most exceptional political television program
that satirizes and adds insight in to any political climate.

· Daily Show – Comedy Central
· Saturday Night Live – NBC
· The Project – Network Ten
· The Last Leg – Channel 4
· The Late Show with Stephen Colbert – CBS

 

Best Political Comedy Film

This award is for the most exceptional political feature film that
satirizes and adds insight in to any political climate.

· The Death of Stalin
· BlacKkKlansman
· War Machine

 

Best Stand Up Comedian Male

Honoring the phenomenal and hilarious work of today’s top stand-up
comedians.

 

· Mr. Dave Chappelle
· Mr. Kevin Hart
· Mr. Dana Carvey
· Mr. Jerry Seinfeld
· Mr. Hasan Minhaj

 

Best Stand Up Comedian Female

Honoring the phenomenal and hilarious work of today’s top stand-up
comedians.

· Mrs. Jo Brand
· Mrs. Maria Bamford
· Ms. Hannah Gadsby
· Ms. Tiffany Haddish
· Mrs. Ali Wong

 

Best Comedy Musical

Making audiences laugh while tapping their toes to incredibly funny
songs and dances, this category is for the best comedy musical.

· School Of Rock
· Book Of Mormon
· Waitress
· Aladdin

 

Best Comedy Musical/Theatrical Male Actor

In order to acknowledge the very best comedic artist in a musical or
theatre production.

· Mr. AJ Holmes – The Book Of Mormon
· Mr. Alex Brightman – School of Rock
· Mr. Jeremy Morse – Waitress
· Mr. Major Attaway – Aladdin
· Mr. Rob McClure – Something Rotten

 

Best Comedy Musical/Theatrical Female Actress

In order to acknowledge the very best comedic artist in a musical or
theatre production.

· Ms. Charity Angel Dawson – Waitress
· Ms. Emily Borromeo – School Of Rock
· Ms. Arielle Jacobs – Aladdin
· Mrs. Tisha Campbell-Martin – Mamma Mia
· Ms. Lenne Klingaman – Waitress

 

Best Comedy Artist Male

To bring recognition to the most funny, entertaining and captivating
comedic artist from any field or genre of comedy.

· Mr. David Mitchell
· Mr. Ben Stiller
· Mr. Michael McIntyre
· Mr. Dwayne Johnson
· Mr. Ken Jeong

 

Best Comedy Artist Female

To bring recognition to the most funny, entertaining and captivating
comedic artist from any field or genre of comedy.

· Mrs. Melissa McCarthy
· Mrs. Catherine O’Hara
· Ms. Rebel Wilson
· Mrs. Kristen Bell
· Ms. Leslie Jones

 

Best Comedy Writer

This award celebrates the exceptionally witty and amusing comedy
writers who work to bring laughter to all forms of content.

· Mr. Eric Pearson, Mr. Craig Kyle, Mr. Christopher Yost – Thor Ragnarok
· Mr. Steven Rogers – I Tonya
· Mr. Noah Baumbach – The Meyerowitz Stories
· Mr. Peter Chiarelli, Ms. Adele Lim, Mr. Kevin Kwan – Crazy Rich Asians
· Ms. Elizabeth Berger, Mr. Isaac Aptaker, Mrs. Becky Albertalli – Love, Simon

 

Best Comedy Television Program

In this category we showcase the most impressive and hilarious
comedy television programs.

· Would I Lie to You – BBC
· I’m Dying Up Here – Showtime
· Saturday Night Live – NBC
· The Late, Late Show With James Corden – CBS
· The Graham Norton Show – BBC

 

Best Comedy Film

To celebrate this year’s most outstanding comedy feature film that
has brought laughter to the cinemas or online content.

· Tag
· I Feel Pretty
· Ocean’s 8
· Thor: Ragnarok
· The Spy Who Dumped Me

 

Best Comedy Web Series

In honor of the newest form of content sharing, this award looks to
credit the finest web-based comedy series.

· Jerry Seinfeld – Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee
· Between Two Ferns
· Flula
· Jonathan Pie – Back to the Studio
· 555