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John Logan, Robert Lopez, Jessica Walter, et al. Receive Annie Award Nominations

John Logan
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Stage veterans Scott Adsit, Judy Greer and Jessica Walter are nominees for the 39th annual Annie Awards, which honor excellence in animation, in the category of Voice Acting in a Television Production. In addition, Bill Nighy has been nominated in the Voice Acting in a Feature Production category.

Other nominees include Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, who along with Zooey Deschannel and Henry Jackman are nominees in the Music in a Feature Production category for their work on Winnie The Pooh; and Valerie Vigoda and Brendan Milburn, along with Joel McNelly, have been nominated in the Music in a Television Production for Pixie Hollow Games.

Among the nominees for the Best Animated Feature is Rongo, which has also garnered a nomination for its writers, Tony Award winner John Logan, as well as Gore Verbinski and James Byrkit. The other nominated features are A Cat in Paris, Arrugas (Wrinkles), Arthur Christmas, Cars 2, Chicao & Rita, Kung Fu Panda 2, Puss in Boots, Rio and Tintin.

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