It is award season once again and the various Star Trek Universe shows are picking up some more nominations, with the latest for Lower Decks and Discovery.
Lower Decks nominated for Annie Award
On Tuesday the International Animated Film Society announced nominations for the 50th Annual Annie Awards recognizing the year’s best in the field of animation. Star Trek: Lower Decks was nominated for Best Editorial for the season 3 finale episode “The Stars at Night.” The editors nominated were: Andy Maxwell, Zach Lamplugh, Brandon Brocker, Paul Mazzotta. They are going up against editors from Amphibia, Green Eggs and Ham, Karma’s World, The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse.
This is the second Annie nomination for Lower Decks. In 2021 composer Chris Westlake was nominated for Outstanding Achievement for Music. The Annie Awards are scheduled for a live event on Saturday, February 25 at UCLA’s Royce Hall.
Here are the 2023 Nominees for Best Editorial – TV/Media! Congrats to the Editorial Teams at @DisneyTVA @netflix @TitmouseInc @CBSTVStudios @bad_robot @AppleTV! #annieawards #50thannieawards #besteditorialtvmedia pic.twitter.com/lXkgvenMWB
— AnnieAwards (@AnnieAwards) January 17, 2023
Lower Decks was nominated for Best Animated Series by the Critics Choice Awards, but on Sunday the show lost out to Harley Quinn.
Discovery nominated for GLAAD and NAACP awards
Today GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, announced the nominees for the 34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, honoring media for fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of LGBTQ people and issues. Star Trek: Discovery was nominated for Outstanding Drama Series. It is going up against 9-1-1: Lone Star, Chucky, Good Trouble, Gossip Girl, Grey’s Anatomy, The L Word: Generation Q, P-Valley, September Mornings, and The Umbrella Academy.
This is the fourth year Discovery has been nominated for this award, winning it last year for season three. The GLAAD Media Awards ceremonies will be held in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton on Thursday, March 30 and in New York City at the Hilton Midtown on Saturday, May 13, 2023.
The #GLAADawares nominees for Outstanding Drama Series are…@911LoneStar, @ChuckyIsReal, @GoodTrouble, @gossipgirl, @GreysABC, @SHO_TheLWord, @PValleySTARZ, September Mornings, @StarTrekOnPPlus, @UmbrellaAcadhttps://t.co/07Z07rBYqc pic.twitter.com/ZsmqgQtsef
— GLAAD (@glaad) January 18, 2023
And last week the NAACP announced the nominees for the 54th NAACP Image Awards, honoring artists committed to equality, justice, and progressive change. Star Trek: Discovery was nominated for Outstanding Costume Design in film or television. The Discovery team nominees are: Gersha Phillips, Carly Nicodemo, Heather Constable, Christina Cattle, Sheryl Willock, and Becky MacKinnon. They are going up against costumers from Emancipation, The Woman King, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, and A League of Their Own.
This is the first Image Award nomination for Discovery. The Image Awards will be broadcast on Saturday, February 25th on BET.
— Star Trek on Paramount+ (@StarTrekOnPPlus) January 14, 2023
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