Congratulations to Computer Animation graduates Karl Hadrika (’13) and Kal Athannassov (’16) on winning an Emmy for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation.
Karl won the award as a storyboard artist for Warner Bros. Animaniacs, and Kal won the award as an art director on Baobab’s Baba Yaga.
According to Brent Stanton, Executive Director, Daytime Emmy Awards, NATAS, “The category of Individual Achievement in Animation is a Juried Award. A panel of experienced judges composed of animation professionals determine the excellence of submissions from individuals who work in the various craft areas: Character Design, Storyboard, Art Direction/Production Design, Background Design, Layout and Color and Character Animation.”
The Daytime Emmy Awards Children’s Programming and Animation ceremony was presented on the Emmy® OTT platform on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 8p.m ET. A full list of the nominees can be found here.
Once again, congratulations to these incredible alumni!
Written by Sam Miller, Illustration ’23