Primetime Comedies Dominate Critics Choice Toon Noms

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The nominations have been unveiled for the fifth annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards, which will be presented during a live broadcast on A&E from the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, May 31 at 8 p.m. ET. This year, The majority of the Best Animated Series nods went to more adult-targeted, primetime comedies; although all the contenders are from well established properties — including Archer from FX, which came in second in overall nominations with 16 behind HBO’s 27.

Best Animated Series Nominees:

  • Archer (FX)
  • Bob’s Burgers (FOX)
  • Gravity Falls (Disney Channel)
  • The Simpsons (FOX)
  • South Park (Comedy Central)
  • Star Wars Rebels (Disney XD)
Bob's Burgers nominated for Critics' Choice Award

Bob’s Burgers nominated for Critics’ Choice Award