Apple TV+ Animated Kids Film 'Wolfwalkers' Nominated for 10 Annie Awards

The animated Apple TV+ kids movie "Wolfwalkers" has been nominated for 10 Annie Awards, while Apple's "Stillwater" animated series also received a nomination for "Best Pre-School" episode. Overall, Apple came in second place for nominations with 11 in all, but Netflix took the crown with a total of 40.

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Nominations for "Wolfwalkers" are as follows:

  • Wolfwalkers - Best Indie Feature
  • Wolfwalkers - Best FX for Feature
  • Wolfwalkers - Best Character Design - Feature
  • Wolfwalkers - Best Character Animation - Feature
  • Wolfwalkers - Best Direction - Feature
  • Wolfwalkers - Best Music - Feature
  • Wolfwalkers - Best Production Design - Feature
  • Wolfwalkers - Best Storyboarding - Feature
  • Wolfwalkers - Best Voice Acting - Feature
  • Wolfwalkers - Best Writing - Feature

The 48th Annual Annie Awards will take place via a virtual, live-streamed event on April 16 at 7 pm PST. Apple's new nominations come on the heels of Apple TV's hit show, "Ted Lasso," having been nominated for a Golden Globe award. Jason Sudeikis won a Golden Globe for "Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series" for his role in "Ted Lasso."

"Wolfwalkers" and "Ted Lasso" are both available to watch on ‌Apple TV+‌, which costs $4.99 per month. ‌Apple TV+‌ also comes as part of a series of services in the Apple One bundle.

Top Rated Comments

alFR Avatar
7 months ago

Jason Sudeikis won ('https://www.macrumors.com/2021/02/28/jason-sudeikis-wins-golden-globe-award/') a Golden glove for "Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series" for his role in "Ted Lasso."
Like this, presumably?

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hanser Avatar
7 months ago
excellent movie!
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Moyapilot Avatar
7 months ago
Not only for kids folks! This is a movie for everyone.

Me and my wife loved this movie. A deeply moving story with gorgeous animation and a hauntingly beautiful soundtrack. Better than a lot of 'adult' movies these days.
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djcerla Avatar
7 months ago
That was a great movie that me and my 9yrs old daughter watched with delight. The “2D-3D” animation is fantastic.
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happygodavid Avatar
7 months ago

Not only for kids folks! This is a movie for everyone.

Me and my wife loved this movie. A deeply moving story with gorgeous animation and a hauntingly beautiful soundtrack. Better than a lot of 'adult' movies these days.
Agreed! My wife and I were completely mesmerized by this movie. One of the most gorgeous pieces of art I've ever seen. Pause any frame, and it could be framed. The story? Deep, complex, heartwarming... I highly recommend it to anyone. Good for the team who made this film!
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