Posts tagged with ‘June Foray’

  • In Memoriam, June Foray 1917-2017

    By David.Derks on July 27, 2017
    Just shy of her 100th birthday, we are mourning the passing of animation’s best friend, June Foray. June touched so many lives with not only her classic animation voice work but also her efforts to maintain the Motion Picture Academy’s Best Animated Short Oscar, her leadership in crafting the Academy’s Best Animated Feature category and, of course, her guidance as […]
  • Social Media: Birthday Greetings for June Foray

    By David.Derks on September 22, 2015
    Last week, the first lady of animation and creator of the Annie Awards June Foray celebrated her 98th birthday! To immortalize some of the well-wishes from social media, we’ve compiled a small list of tweets we think helped make her day special! Happy birthday to the incomparable, unbelievably talented legend June Foray! pic.twitter.com/HaP6Ms3oAy — Carina Valenzuela (@TurtleAnimaniac) September 19, 2015 […]
  • #AnnieAwards Red Carpet and After Party

    By David.Derks on February 26, 2014
    On the red carpet at the Annie Awards, you’ll find more characters there than on the screen. From directors to voice actors, it seemed like everyone from toon town was in the house. Walt Disney Animation’s ‘Frozen’ took top honors as Best Animated Feature at the 41st Annual Annie Awards held Saturday, February 1 at UCLA’s Royce Hall. The Best […]
  • Happy Birthday June Foray!

    By David.Derks on September 19, 2012
    The first lady of animation celebrates her birthday today, September 18. She’s a living legend, one of the hardest working people in the business and continues to bring respect and recognition to the animation field. From all of us here at ASIFA-Hollywood, we wish June a VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
  • Rules and Categories for the 40th Annie Awards are Now Available Online

    By David.Derks on August 7, 2012
    Honoring excellence in the field of animation, Annie Awards will be presented in 30 categories including best animated feature, television productions, television commercial, short subject, video game and student film, as well as the achievement and honorary awards. There are only so many weekends in award season and our Annie Awards have become ever more popular over the past several […]
  • 39th Annie Awards Demo Reel Now Available for Viewing Online

    By David.Derks on August 5, 2012
    The 2012 Annie Awards, held for the fourth year in a row at UCLA’s beautiful Art Deco treasure Royce Hall, was hosted by the irreverent comedian and actor Patton Oswalt. This year’s event drew perhaps the largest crowd in the history of the awards, due in part to the return of Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, and the fact that more nominees […]
  • WIA/LA Adds June Foray to Master Class Roster

    By David.Derks on July 30, 2012
    The one and only June Foray, voice of some of the most memorable characters in cartoons, has agreed to address the Voice-Over class on August 5th. If you have even the slightest interest in animation, you cannot miss this opportunity. WIA/LA is also pleased to offer its Member discount to members of ASIFA. Please include your membership number when you […]
  • Congratulations to June Foray!

    By David.Derks on June 28, 2012
    Congratulations to June Foray on winning her first Emmy in voice acting from her friends and admirers at ASIFA-Hollywood!