Monday, July 09, 2018

'The Loud House', Cree Cicchino, 'Game Shakers' and Nickelodeon Nominated in 33rd Annual Imagen Awards

The Imagen Foundation has announced the exciting news that Nickelodeon has received two nominations in the 33rd Annual Imagen Awards, which celebrate positive portrayal and creative excellence of Latinos and Latino cultures in TV and film!


Nickelodeon's hit animated series The Loud House, which features a large Latino family who are friends with the main characters of the show, has been nominated for the "Best Children’s Programming" award in the 2018 Imagen Awards. Nickelodeon recently announced a animated Loud House spin-off called Los Casagrandes, which will follow Ronnie Anne and her brother Bobby Santiago as they adjust to their new life in Great Lakes City, where they now live with their big, loving and chaotic multi-generational family, the Casagrandes. In the series, Ronnie Anne makes new friends, build stronger bonds with her relatives and explores the endless possibilities of city life. Bobby helps Grandpa Hector run the family's corner store, and becomes familiar with the neighborhood's quirky characters.


Additionally, Nickelodeon star Cree Cicchino has been nominated in the "Best Young Actor – Television" category for her portrayal of 'Babe Carano' in Nick's popular sitcom Game Shakers!

The Imagen Awards is the only premier Latino entertainment awards program dedicated to honoring the positive portrayal and creative excellence of Latinos and Latino cultures in television and film. For over 30 years The Imagen Foundation has honored and celebrated inclusion and diversity in the entertainment industry. Recognizing actors/actresses, studios, executives, etc. with their forefront performances and contributions to diversity in Hollywood. The Imagen Awards nominees are determined by an independent panel of entertainment industry executives and Latino community leaders.

Winners of the 2018 Imagen Awards will be announced on Saturday evening, August 25, at the JW Marriott Los Angeles at LA Live.

A full list of Imagen Awards 2018 nominations can be found here on imagen.org.

Congratulations and good luck to the production teams and stars of The Loud House and Los Casagrandes, Cree Cicchino and Nickelodeon!

About The Imagen Awards

The Imagen (pronounced ee-mah-hen) Awards program was established in 1985 from a suggestion by veteran television producer Norman Lear to encourage and recognize the positive portrayals of Latinos in the media. Later, as The Imagen Foundation, it expanded its programs and initiatives to further its mission to serve as a bridge between the Latino community and the entertainment industry in providing access, education, and resources for Latinos in the industry, as well as those seeking careers in entertainment. More information on the organization as well as details of the event can be found online at www.imagen.org and its social media channels: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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H/T: Deadline.
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