Young Artist Awards 1986

8th Young Artist Awards 1986

Feature Film

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor Starring : Peter Billingsley - The Dirt Bike Kid (Trinity Pictures)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress Starring : Laura Jacoby - Rad (Tri-Star)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor in a Supporting Role: Fred Savage - The Boy Who Could Fly (M.G.M.)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress in a Supporting Role: Gennie James - Papa Was a Preacher (LaRose Productions)

TV Special or Movie of the Week

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor:  Corey Haim - A Time to Live (NBC)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress: Roxana Zal - CBS Schoolbreak Special - God, The Universe, and Hot Fudge Sundaes (CBS)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor in a Supporting Role: Taliesin Jaffe - Child's Cry (CBS)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress in a Supporting Role: Melanie Gaffin - CBS Schoolbreak Special - God, The Universe, And Hot Fudge Sundaes (CBS)

TV Series: Comedy or Drama

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor: Danny Pintauro - Who's The Boss? (ABC)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress: Emily Schulman - Small Wonder (Metromedia KTTV)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor Starring:  Kirk Cameron - Growing Pains (ABC)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress Starring:  Alyssa Milano - Who's the Boss? (ABC)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor in a New Television Comedy or Drama Series:  Ke Huy Quan - Together We Stand (CBS)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress in a New Television Comedy or Drama Series: Christina Applegate - Heart of the City (ABC)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor Guest Starring:  Billy Jacoby - The Golden Girls (NBC)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress Guest Starring:  Alyson Croft - Highway to Heaven (NBC)

Daytime Series

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor:  Brandon Call - Santa Barbara (NBC)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress: Kimberly McCullough - General Hospital (ABC)

Cable Series or Special

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor/Actress:  Scott Nemes - It's Garry Shandling's Show (Showtime)

Best Young Performer in AnimationExceptional Performance by a Young Actor:  David Mendenhall - Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer (Warner Bros)

Exceptional Performance by a Young Actress:  Kristie Baker - Happy New Year, Charlie Brown! (Lee Mendelson/Bill Melendez Productions)

Family Entertainment

Exceptional Family TV Special or Movie of the Week:  CBS Schoolbreak Special - God, The Universe, And Hot Fudge Sundaes (CBS)

Exceptional New Family Television Comedy or Drama Series: Fall 1986 Season:  Our House (NBC)

Exceptional Family Animation Series or Specials:  Jim Henson's Muppet Babies (Jim Henson Productions/Marvel Productions)

Exceptional Feature Film -Animation:  Rainbow Brite (Warner Bros.)

Exceptional Feature Film - Fantasy or Comedy:  The Dirt Bike Kid (Trinity Pictures, Inc.)

Exceptional Feature Film - Drama:  The Karate Kid, Part II (Columbia)

Youth In Film's Special Awards

Most Inspiring Family Commercial: "Father and Son" - Pacific Bell

Most Promising Young Recording Artist Male : Jimmy Salvemini

Most Promising Young Recording Artist Female: Tiffany Renee

Performing Arts Scholarship:  Wendy Anderson

Exceptional Foreign Film - Family Entertainment:  Little House Under the Moon (China) - Deputy Director: Jie Yu; Director: Yuqiang Zhang.

Ensemble Award - Ensemble Cast in a Television Series: Kids Incorporated - Ensemble: Ryan Lambert, Renee Sands, Rahsaan Patterson, Stacy Ferguson, Martika.

The Michael Landon Award

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through Television

Ensemble Cast in a Television Special: Babies Having Babies - Ensemble: Akosua Busia, Renee Estevez, Lori Loughlin, Claudia Wells, Jill Whelan; Director: Martin Sheen.

The Jackie Coogan Award

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through Motion Picture

Ensemble Cast in a Feature Film: Stand By Me - Ensemble: Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell.