BAFTA Unveils 2012 Children’s Awards Nominees


The British Academy of Film & Television has announced its 2012 Children’s Awards nominees, which aim to recognize the best in the U.K.’s kids entertainment industry.

The Amazing Adrenalini Brothers, Pesky Productions/POP
The Amazing World Of Gumball, Cartoon Network Europe in association with Dandelion Studios, Boulder Media and Studio Soi/Cartoon Network U.K.
The Gruffalo’s Child, Magic Light Pictures/BBC One
The Mechanical Musical Marvel, Second Home Studios/THSH Birmingham

Preschool Animation:
Peppa Pig, The Elf Factory/Five
Rastamouse, The Rastamouse Company/CBeebies
Timmy Time, Aardman Animations/CBeebies
Tree Fu Tom, CBeebies/Fremantle Media/Blue Zoo/CBeebies

Feature Film:
Arthur Christmas, Peter Lord, Sarah Smith, Peter Baynham
Columbia Pictures/Sony Pictures Animation/Aardman/Sony Pictures Releasing
Hugo, Martin Scorsese, Graham King, Tim Headington, Johnny Depp
GK Films/Infinitum NIHIL/Entertainment Film Distributors
The Hunger Games, Gary Ross, Nina Jacobson, Jon Kilik
Lionsgate/Lionsgate U.K.
The Muppets,
Walt Disney Studios/Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures U.K.

International TV:
iCarly, Schneider’s Bakery/Nickelodeon U.K.
Kung Fu Panda: Legends Of Awesomeness
DreamWorks Animation/Nickelodeon U.K.
Phineas and Ferb, Walt Disney Television
Animation/Disney XD U.K.
SpongeBob SquarePants, MTV Networks
International/United Plankton Pictures/Nickelodeon U.K.

The awards will be presented by BAFTA on Sunday, November 25 at the London Hilton. For the complete list of nominees, visit

British Academy Children's Awards

British Academy Children’s Awards