Emmy Awards – Animated Program, less than one hour
The 2008 Emmy nominations have recently been announced by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. This, of course, includes awards for cartoons! Or… ahem… “animated programs.” The awards will be handed out in two awards. The 60th Annual Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards will air E!, Saturday, September 20 at 8PM. The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards are handed out Sunday, September 21 on ABC at 8PM.
First up: Animated Program (less than one hour) – Show (episode), network, production entity
- SpongeBob SquarePants (Inmates of Summer/Two Faces of Squidward), Nickelodeon, Nickelodeon with United Plankton Pictures, Inc.
- Creature Comforts America (Don’t Choke To Death, Please), CBS, Aardman Animations in association with The Gotham Group
- King Of The Hill (Death Picks Cotton), Fox, 20th Century Fox Television in association with 3 Arts Entertainment, Deedle-Dee Productions & Judgemental Films
- Robot Chicken (Robot Chicken: Star Wars), Cartoon Network (Adult Swim), ShadowMachine Films
- The Simpsons (Eternal Moonshine of the Simpson Mind), Fox, Gracie Films in association with 20th Century Fox