27th Annual Annie Award Nominees and Winners (1999)

Outstanding Achievement in an Animated Theatrical Feature

  • The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • A Bug's Life, Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios
  • South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut, Paramount Pictures
  • Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures
  • The Prince of Egypt, DreamWorks Pictures

Outstanding Achievement in an Animated Television Program

  • The Simpsons, Gracie Films in association with 20th Century Fox Television
  • Batman Beyond, Warner Bros. Television Animation
  • Futurama, The Curosity Co. in association with 20th Century Fox Television
  • King of the Hill, 20th Century Fox Television in association with Deedle-Dee Productions, Judgemental Films, and 3 Arts Entertainment
  • The New Batman/Superman Adventures, Warner Bros. Television Animation

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Character Animation

  • Steve Markowski, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Ken Duncan, Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures
  • Glen Keane, Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures
  • Jim van der Keyl, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Dean Wellins, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Effects Animation

  • Allen Foster, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Peter De Mund, Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures
  • Michel Gagne, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Joel Krasnove, Angry Beavers, Nickelodeon Animation Studio
  • Jamie Lloyd, The Prince of Egypt, DreamWorks Pictures

Outstanding Achievement in an Animated Short Subject

  • Studios Sky Blue Bunny,
  • Al Tudi Tuhak (Long, Long Ago), Tod Polson
  • Living Forever, FableVision Studios
  • More, Bad Clams Productions in association with Swell Productions and Flemington Pictures

Outstanding Achievement in an Animated Television Commercial

  • Condom "Sensitive", Levi Strauss, Wild Brain, Inc.
  • Celebrate Being in the Dark, San Francisco Film Society, Wild Brain, Inc.
  • Gnome, Hollywood Gum, Ring of Fire
  • Performance Fleece, Old Navy, Spumco, Inc.
  • Tweety, Kraft Foods/Miracle Whip, Warner Bros. Classic Animation

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Music in an Animated Television Production

  • Randy Rogel (Composer and Lyricist), "That Is the Story That's Told by the Bard" (Song), Warner Bros. Histeria!, Warner Bros. Television Animation
  • Walter Murphy (Composer), Seth MacFarlane and David Zuckerman (Lyricists), Main Title,
  • Family Guy, 20th Century Fox Television
    J. Eric Schmidt and Cameron Patrick (Composers),
  • The San Francisco Beat (Episode), The Sylvester & Tweety Mysteries, Warner Bros. Television Animation
  • Stephen James Taylor (Composer), "Pluto's Arrow Error" (Episode), Disney's Mickey MouseWorks, Walt Disney Television Animation

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Music in an Animated Feature Production

  • Michael Kamen (Composer), The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Phil Collins (Composer and Lyricist), "Two Worlds" (Song), Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures
  • Tom Snow (Composer), Marty Panzer and Jack Feldman (Lyricists), "We Are One" (Song), The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, Walt Disney Television Animation
  • Scott Warrender (Composer) and Joss Whedon (Lyricist), "My Lullaby" (Song), The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, Walt Disney Television Animation
  • Harry Gregson Williams and John Powell (Composers), Antz, DreamWorks Pictures and PDI

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Production Design in an Animated Television Production

  • Glen Murakami, "Legends of the Dark Knight", The New Batman/Superman Adventures, Warner Bros. Television Animation
  • Paul Harrod, "Boyz 'N' The Woods", The PJs, Will Vinton Studios
  • Craig Kellman, "Uh Oh Dynamo", The Powerpuff Girls, Cartoon Network Studios
  • Sue Rose, "Friday", 4WD (Four Women Driving), Walt Disney Television Animation
  • Jay Stephens, "Sacred Identity", Jetcat, Porchlight Entertainment

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Production Design in an Animated Feature Production

  • Alan Bodner, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • John Bell, Antz, DreamWorks Pictures and PDI
    William Cone, A Bug's Life, Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios
  • Daniel St. Pierre, Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures
  • Mark Whiting, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation

Outstanding Achievement in an Animated Home Video Production

  • The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, Walt Disney Television Animation
  • Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World, Walt Disney Television Animation
  • Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island, Warner Home Video in association with Hanna-Barbera Cartoons, Inc.
  • The Land Before Time VI: The Secret of Saurus Rock, Universal Cartoon Studios

Outstanding Achievement in an Animated Interactive Production

  • The Goddamn George Liquor Program, Spumco, Inc.

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Storyboarding in an Animated Television Production

  • Adam Van Wyk, "Black Out", Batman Beyond, Warner Bros. Television Animation
  • Alex Kirwan, "The Man with No Nose", Oh Yeah! Cartoons!, Nickelodeon Animation Studio
  • Bob McKnight, William Tell Overture, Disney's Mickey MouseWorks, Walt Disney Television Animation
  • Mitch Schauer, "The Day the World Got Really Screwed Up", The Angry Beavers, Nickelodeon Animation Studio
  • Dave Wasson, "Max & His Special Problem", Oh Yeah! Cartoons!, Nickelodeon Animation Studio

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Storyboarding in an Animated Feature Production

  • Mark Andrews, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Lorna Cook, The Prince of Egypt, DreamWorks Pictures
  • Kevin O'Brien, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Brian Pimental, Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures
  • Dean Wellins, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Writing in an Animated Television Production

  • Tim Long, Larry Doyle, and Matt Selman, "Simpsons Bible Stories", The Simpsons, Gracie Films in association with 20th Century Fox Television
  • Alan Burnett and Paul Dini, "Rebirth Part I", Batman Beyond, Warner Bros. Television Animation
  • Jim Dauterive, "Hank's Cowboy Movie", King of the Hill, 20th Century Fox Television in association with Deedle-Dee Productions, Judgemental Films, and 3 Arts Entertainment
  • Evan Dorkin and Sarah Dyer, "Lawsuit", Space Ghost Coast To Coast, Cartoon Network Productions, Inc.
  • Ken Keeler, "The Series Has Landed", Futurama, The Curiosity Co. in association with 20th Century Fox Television

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Writing in an Animated Feature Production

  • Brad Bird and Tim McCanlies, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Todd Alcott, Chris Weitz, and Paul Weitz, Antz, DreamWorks Pictures and PDI
  • John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Joe Ranft, Donald McEnery, and Bob Shaw, A Bug's Life, Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studio.
  • Tab Murphy, Bob Tzudiker, and Noni White, Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures
  • Trey Parker, Matt Stone, and Pam Brady, South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut, Paramount Pictures

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Directing in an Animated Television Production

  • Mark Gustafson, "Bougie Nights", The PJs, Will Vinton Studios
  • John McIntyre, "Mommie Fearest", The Powerpuff Girls, Cartoon Network Studios
  • Nelson Recinos, "How I Spent My Weekend", Steven Spielberg Presents Pinky, Elmyra & The Brain, Warner Bros. Television Animation
  • Dave Wasson, "Max & His Special Problem", Oh Yeah! Cartoons!, Nickelodeon Animation Studio

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Directing in an Animated Feature Production

  • Brad Bird, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Brenda Chapman, Steve Hickner, and Simon Wells, The Prince of Egypt, DreamWorks Pictures
  • Eric Darnell and Tim Johnson, Antz, DreamWorks Pictures and PDI
  • John Lasseter and Andrew Stanton, A Bug's Life, Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios
  • Kevin Lima and Chris Buck, Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Voice Acting in an Animated Television Production

  • Rob Paulsen, as the voice of Pinky, Steven Spielberg Presents Pinky, Elmyra & The Brain, Warner Bros. Television Animation
  • Charlie Adler, as the voice of Cow, Cow and Chicken, Cartoon Network Studios
  • Tara Charendoff, as the voice of Bubbles, The Powerpuff Girls, Cartoon Network Studios
  • Eddie Murphy, as the voice of Thurgood Stubbs, The PJs, Imagine TV in association with Touchstone TV
  • Cree Summer, as the voice of Elmyra, Steven Spielberg Presents Pinky, Elmyra & The Brain, Warner Bros. Television Animation

Outstanding Individual Achievement for Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production

  • Eli Marienthal, as the voice of Hogarth Hughes, The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Feature Animation
  • Mary Kay Bergman, as the voice of Sheila Broflovski, South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut, Paramount Pictures
  • Minnie Driver, as the voice of Jane, Tarzan, Walt Disney Pictures
  • Ralph Fiennes, as the voice of Rameses, The Prince of Egypt, DreamWorks Pictures
  • Suzanne Pleshette, as the voice of Zira, The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, Walt Disney Television Animation

Technical Achievement in the Field of Animation

  • Eric Daniels, for the development of the Deep Canvas process in Tarzan, Walt Disney Feature Animation

June Foray Award (Significant and Benevolent Impact)

  • Dave Master

Winsor McCay Award (Lifetime Achievement)

  • Marcell Jankovics - Award winning short film animator from the Pannonia Studio in Hungary
  • Ray Patterson - One of the animators of the great MGM unit during the Golden Age, he worked on Tom and Jerry and sharpened his skills with Tex Avery
  • Ernie Con Pederson - CGI pioneer who worked on many projects including Ward KimballĀ¹s Man in Space

Certificate of Merit

  • Melanie Crandall
  • Michael Mallory