Young Artist Awards 1997

18th Young Artist Awards 1997

Feature Film

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Leading Young Actor: Lucas Black - Sling Blade

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Leading Young Actress: Michelle Trachtenberg - Harriet the Spy

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young Actor: Blake Bashoff - Big Bully

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young Actress: Vanessa Lee Chester - Harriet the Spy, Claire Danes - To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Actor Age Ten or Under: Jonathan Lipnicki - Jerry McGuire

Best Performance in a Feature Film: Actress Age Ten or Under:  Mae Whitman - One Fine Day

Foreign Film

Best Performance in a Foreign Film:  Andrei Chalimon - Kolya (Czech Republic)

TV Movie or Mini Series

Best Performance in a TV Movie / Mini Series: Young Actor:  Kenny Vadas - Captains Courageous

Best Performance in a TV Movie / Mini Series: Young Actress:  Jena Malone - Bastard Out of Carolina

Television Series

Best Performance in a TV Drama Series: Young Actor: Shawn Toovey - Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman

Best Performance in a TV Drama Series: Young Actress: Beverley Mitchell - 7th Heaven

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Leading Young Actor: Michael Galeota - Bailey Kipper's P.O.V.

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Leading Young Actress: Melissa Joan Hart - Sabrina the Teenage Witch

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Supporting Young Actor: Billy L. Sullivan - Something So Right

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Supporting Young Actress: Kaitlin Cullum - Grace Under Fire

Best Performance in a TV Comedy/Drama: Supporting Young Actor Age Ten or Under: Curtis Williams Jr. - The Parent 'Hood

Best Performance in a TV Comedy/Drama: Supporting Young Actress Age Ten or Under: Ashli Amari Adams - The Parent 'Hood

Best Performance in a TV Drama Series: Guest Starring Young Actor: Ben Salisbury - Promised Land

Best Performance in a TV Drama Series: Guest Starring Young Actress: Scarlett Pomers - Touched By An Angel

Best Performance in a TV Comedy: Guest Starring Young Performer: Seth Adkins - Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Courtney Peldon - Home Improvement

Best Performance in a Daytime Drama: Young Actor: Kyle Sabihy - The Bold and the Beautiful

Best Performance in a Daytime Drama: Young Actress: Landry Albright - The Bold and the Beautiful

Voice-Over

Best Performance in a Voice-Over: Young Artist:  Jonathan Taylor Thomas - The Adventures of Pinocchio

Ensemble Performance

Best Performance in a TV Movie / Home Video: Young Ensemble

 What Love Sees

Trevor O'Brien, Courtland Mead, Ashlee Lauren, Cody McMains

Best Performance in a TV Series: Young Ensemble

Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher

Ross Malinger, Jonathan Hernandez, Kyle Gibson, Arjay Smith, Cara Delizia

Host in Television or Radio

Outstanding Host: Television or Radio

 Lindsay - Radio AAHS

Young Entertainer: Acting and Singing

Best Male Entertainer: Adam Wylie

Best Female Entertainer: Kristi McClave

Family Entertainment

Best Family TV Movie or Mini Series: Network: What Love Sees - CBS

Best Family TV Movie or Mini Series: Cable: Captains Courageous - Family Channel

Best Family TV Drama Series:7th Heaven - WB Best Family TV Comedy Series: Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher - WB

Best Educational Film or TV Show: Nick News - Nickelodeon

Best Family Feature Film: Foreign: Kolya - (Czech Republic)

Best Family Feature Film: Animation or Special Effects: James and the Giant Peach - Walt Disney

Best Family Feature Film: Musical or Comedy: One Fine Day - 20th Century Fox

Best Family Feature Film: Drama: Fly Away Home - Columbia Pictures

Youth In Film's Special Awards

The Jackie Coogan Award

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through Motion Pictures: The Reppies - For Best Musical and Inspirational Show for Children

The Michael Landon Award

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Through Television

  

Dana Lightstone - Producer, Children's Productions

  

Former Child Star Lifetime Achievement Award: Paul Petersen - The Donna Reed Show

Outstanding Young Performer in a Television Commercial: Travis Tedford - Welch's Grape Juice & Jelly   

Scholarship Recipients: Gabby and Katie Gillette