Annie Awards 44th edition – Nominees

Yesterday, Monday, November 28th, nominations were announced for the prestigious Annie Awards, which are already in their 44th edition, and are organized by the International Animated Film Society, ASIFA – Hollywood.

Annie Awards 44th edition - Nominees


With more than 35 nomination categories in total, regarding music, we have 2 categories to highlight:


Outstanding Achievement, Music in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production

  • Loren Bouchard & John Dylan Keith – Bob’s Burgers – Episode: Glued, Where’s My Bob? – Bento Box Entertainment
  • Christopher Willis – Disney Mickey Mouse – Episode: Dancevidaniya – Disney Television Animation
  • Alexandre Desplat & Tim Davies – DreamWorks Trollhunters – Episode: Becoming, Part 1 – DreamWorks Animation Television
  • Scot Stafford & Alexis Harte & JJ Wiesler – Pearl – Google Spotlight Stories/Evil Eye Pictures
  • Kevin Kiner – Star Wars Rebels – Episode: #2-24: “Twilight of the Apprentice” – Lucasfilm Ltd. / Disney XD


Outstanding Achievement, Music in an Animated Feature Production

  • Kristopher Carter & Lolita Ritmanis & Michael McCuistion – Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders –Warner Bros. Animation
  • Joby Talbot – Sing – Illumination Entertainment
  • Hans Zimmer & Richard Harvey & Camille – The Little Prince – Netflix and On Animation Studios
  • Laurent Perez Del Mar – The Red Turtle – Studio Ghibli – Wild Bunch – Why Not Productions
  • Alexandre Desplat – The Secret Life of Pets – Illumination Entertainment


The complete list of nominees can be found at the following link:


The ceremony will be held next Saturday, February 4, 2017 – 7:00 pm at Royce Hall of UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles).