'How to Train Your Dragon' Dominates 2010 Annie Awards Nominations


'How to Train Your Dragon' Dominates 2010 Annie Awards Nominations


The DreamWorks animation is nominated in almost all movie categories, including for Best Animated Feature, Animated Effects and Directing.

"How to Train Your Dragon" will make DreamWorks come home proudly at the 38th Annual Annie Awards. The International Animated Film Society has announced the nominations list for the upcoming event which is dominated by the movie with 15 nods.

"Dragon" is up against "Despicable Me", "Tangled", "The Illusionist" and "Toy Story 3" for Best Animated Feature prize. It gets two nominations in Animated Effects category, while leading Chris Sanders and Dean DeBlois to compete for a prize in Directing in a Feature Production category.

Actors Jay Baruchel and Gerard Butler are also up for Voice Acting in a Feature Production kudo, fighting against Steve Carell ("Despicable Me"), Cameron Diaz ("Shrek Forever After") and Geoffrey Rush ("Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole"). Another coveted title which could belong to "Dragon" is Writing in a Feature Production.

Other DreamWorks' films "Megamind" and "Shrek Forever After" earn six and five nominations respectively. Meanwhile, Disney's "Toy Story 3" gets three nods and current box office champ "Tangled" lands two nods.

Annie Awards recognize the best in the field of animation including best animated feature, television production, commercials, short subjects, video games and outstanding individual achievements. A ceremony to announce winners of the 38th Annual Annie Awards will take place on February 5, 2011 at UCLA's Royce Hall in Los Angeles.

The full nominations list for the 38th Annual Annie Awards can be seen on the official site.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Johnny Depp and Javier Bardem Officially Join Tom Cruise in Universal's Monster Film 'Dark Universe'
  2. 'The Voice' Live Finale Part 1: Four Finalists Sing for the Win
  3. Camila Cabello Teams Up With Ed Sheeran, Pharrell and Charli XCX on Upcoming Album
  4. 'The Voice' Live Finale Part 2: And the Winner of Season 12 Is....
  5. Iggy Azalea Responds to Odell Beckham Jr. Dating Rumors: I Don't Even Know Him
  6. Fans Loath ABC's 'Dirty Dancing' Remake - See the Hilarious Memes
  7. Bye 'KUWTK'! Kim Kardashian Is Focusing on Her New Show 'Glam Masters'
  8. 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' New Vanity Fair Covers Offer New Look at Cast Members
  9. Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon Are Planning to Remarry This Summer
  10. Migos 'Weren't Comfortable' Performing With Drag Queens During Katy Perry's Performance on 'SNL'

CELEBS PHOTO