THIRTY WINNERS ANNOUNCED AT THE OFFICIAL STREAMY AWARDS NOMINEE RECEPTION AT YOUTUBE SPACE LA
The 6th Annual Streamy Awards will be Hosted by King Bach and Live Streamed on YouTube.com/Streamys on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 9PM ET / 6PM PT
Andrea Russett and GloZell Green Added as Presenters and New Girl’s Lamorne Morris to Make a Special Appearance
For Streamy Awards photos and video assets: http://bit.ly/Streamys2016Content
LOS ANGELES, CA (October 1, 2016) – Tubefilter, dick clark productions and YouTube announced today the winners of thirty Streamy Awards at the Official Streamy Awards Nominee Reception at YouTube Space LA. The evening was hosted by Chelsea Briggs and Hunter March. Full list of winners below.
Fourteen additional categories including Actor, Actress, Beauty, Breakout Creator, Comedy, Fashion, First Person, Lifestyle, Snapchat Storyteller and Viner, two new categories – Feature and Live – as well as the two Audience Choice categories – Entertainer of the Year and Show of the Year – will be announced live from The Beverly Hilton on Tuesday, October 4, 2016, starting at 9pm ET / 6pm PT on Streamys YouTube Channel.
Hosted by King Bach, presenters for the 6th Annual Streamy Awards include Flula Borg, Shay Carl, Gabriel Conte, Philip DeFranco, Yousef Erakat, Brittany Furlan, German Garmendia of HolaSoyGerman, Gigi Gorgeous, Joey Graceffa, GloZell Green, Grace Helbig, Jenna Marbles, Jenn McAllister, Tyler Oakley, Logan Paul, Lele Pons, Rhett & Link, Andrea Russett, Lilly Singh, Anthony Padilla and Ian Hecox of Smosh, Superfruit, The Try Guys, James Van Der Beek and What’s Up Moms. Lamorne Morris (New Girl) will make a special appearance.
Time Inc.’s new brand, INSTANT, is the official media partner and presenter of the 2016 Breakout Creator Award.
The 6th Annual Streamy Award winners announced at the Official Streamy Awards Nominee Reception at YouTube Space LA on October 1, 2016, include:
AWARDS FOR CHANNELS, SERIES OR SHOWS
ANIMATED – sWooZie
DRAMA – I Ship It
INDIE – Brooklyn Sound
INTERNATIONAL – HolaSoyGerman
NON-FICTION – The Try Guys
VIRTUAL REALITY AND 360° VIDEO (NEW CATEGORY) – MatPat’s Game Lab
ACTION OR SCI-FI – Day 5
DOCUMENTARY OR INVESTIGATIVE – The Banker Suicides
FOOD – Tiny Kitchen
GAMING – The Game Theorists
HEALTH AND WELLNESS – Yoga With Adriene
KIDS AND FAMILY – Kid President
NEWS AND CULTURE – The Philip DeFranco Show
PRANKS – Roman Atwood
SCIENCE OR EDUCATION – Laci Green
SPORTS – 30 for 30 Shorts
COLLABORATION – Various Creators, Jimmy Kimmel Live (Mean Tweets – Creator Edition)
DANCE – Dominic “D-trix” Sandoval
ENSEMBLE CAST – Escape the Night
BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST – Todrick Hall
COVER SONG – Lindsey Stirling, Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen)
ORIGINAL SONG – $ave Dat Money, Lil Dicky, featuring Fetty Wap and Rich Homie Quan
CINEMATOGRAPHY – The Slow Mo Guys, Gavin Free and Daniel Gruchy
COSTUME DESIGN – Oscar’s Hotel for Fantastical Creatures, Gypsy Taylor
DIRECTING – Oscar’s Hotel for Fantastical Creatures, PJ Ligouri
EDITING – Casey Neistat, Casey Neistat
VISUAL AND SPECIAL EFFECTS – Corridor Digital, Sam Gorski and Niko Pueringer
WRITING – Honest Trailers, Spencer Gilbert, Joe Starr, Dan Murrell and Andy Signore
BRAND CAMPAIGN – Writing With Grace, Grace Helbig (AT&T)
SOCIAL GOOD CAMPAIGN – Lilly Singh’s #GirlLove Challenge
Executive Produced by dick clark productions’ Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan and Ariel Elazar, as well as Streamy Awards creators Drew Baldwin and Joshua Cohen, the 6th Annual Streamy Award will take place on Tuesday, October 4 at 9pm ET / 6pm PT live on YouTube.
For more information, visit www.streamys.org. Join the conversation on Twitter with @streamys using #streamys; follow Streamy Awards on Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, Vine as well as Snapchat – username: streamys.
About the Streamy Awards
The Streamy Awards honor the best in online video and the creators behind it. The annual event brings together the biggest names in YouTube and online video for a night of celebration, discovery, and meaningful recognition. 2016 also marks the first ever international version of the show, Streamys India, in partnership with Culture Machine.
About dick clark productions
dick clark productions (dcp) is the world’s largest producer and proprietor of televised live event entertainment programming, with the “Academy of Country Music Awards,” “American Country Countdown Awards,” “American Music Awards,” “Billboard Music Awards,” “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest,” “Golden Globe Awards,” “Hollywood Film Awards” and the “Streamy Awards.” Weekly television programming includes “So You Think You Can Dance,” from 19 Entertainment, a division of CORE Media Group and dcp. dcp also owns one of the world’s most unique and extensive entertainment archive libraries, with more than 55 years of award-winning shows, historic programs, specials, performances and legendary programming. For additional information, visit www.dickclark.com.
Tubefilter is the leading resource for YouTube and online video news, analysis, and events, including the Streamy Awards (streamys.org) and Stream Con NYC (streamconnyc.com). For additional information, visit www.tubefilter.com.
Launched in May 2005, YouTube allows billions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos. YouTube provides a forum for people to connect, inform, and inspire others across the globe and acts as a distribution platform for original content creators and advertisers large and small. YouTube is a Google company.
About YouTube Spaces
YouTube Spaces are state-of-the-art production facilities designed specifically for YouTube creators to produce great video content, from production and editing through uploading to YouTube. Run by YouTube’s in-house experts, the Spaces serve as a creative production facility for both established and emerging YouTube creators who are part of the YouTube Partner Program. Located in Los Angeles, London, Tokyo, Paris, New York, Mumbai, São Paulo, Toronto and Berlin. YouTube Spaces enable creators to learn from industry experts, collaborate with other creators, and have access to the latest production and post-production digital video equipment — all made at no charge by YouTube provided you qualify and your application to use the Space is accepted. For more information, please visit www.youtube.com/space.
Time Inc.’s new brand, INSTANT, is the official media partner and presenter of the 2016 Breakout Creator Award. As a revolutionary new mobile video platform – about and by the digital artists of YouTube, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, and beyond – INSTANT is excited to champion a digital artist who isn’t just rising to the top, but one that it believes will continually redefine the digital space.
For Press Inquiries:
Michelle Marron, 323-933-3399, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jackie Cavanagh, 323-933-3399, email@example.com
dick clark productions
Liz Morentin, 310-255-4602, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lydia Baskharoon, 310-255-0319, LBaskharoon@dickclark.com
Michelle Slavich, 818-749-2017, email@example.com