Meanwhile, songwriter Alan Menken became the 16th person to have won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony.
The short film from Baobab Studios picked up four honors at the Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards.
BBC and Netflix’s “Watership Down” and Disney Junior’s “Elena of Avalor” received the most nominations for an animated production this year.
See a special tribute to “Spongebob” creator Stephen Hillenburg, and a full list of winners from the Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards.
No individual program, animated or live-action, won as many Emmys as the Dreamwork/Guillermo del Toro project.
Dreamworks’ tv division leads all animation studios with 21 nominations.
Other multi-nominated shows include “Peg+Cat,” the Moonbot short “Silent,” and “All Hail King Julien.”
The 41st Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Awards were held last Friday in Los Angeles. The big winners in the animation categories were the PBS series “Peg + Cat” and the Nick series “Peter Rabbit,” which each picked up three awards.
In a sign of changing times, animated programming produced for both Netflix and YouTube has begun to earn a significant number of Emmy Award nominations, competing alongside traditional broadcast and cable series.
Daytime EmmyÂ® Awards will be presented on June 23rd, 2012 At the Beverly Hilton Hotel Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts EmmyÂ® …