The Young and the Restless actor Judah Mackey (Connor Newman) is nominated for a Young Artist Academy Award. Mackey is nominated in the category of Best Performance in a Voice Acting Role: Youth Actor for his role as Karl in the series, Stillwater. He is nominated alongside, Athena Park (Love, Scarborough), Jessica Mikayla (Diary of a Wimpy Kid), Phierce Phoenix (Paw Patrol), Wyatt White (Snoopy Presents: For Auld Long Syne) and Mateo Ray (Vida Vert).
The Young Artist Award (originally known as the Youth in Film Award) is an accolade presented by the Young Artist Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded in 1978 to honor the excellence of youth performers and to provide scholarships for young artists who may be physically disabled or financially unstable. It was first presented in 1979 and specifically recognizes and awards the contributions of performers under the age of 18 in the fields of film, television, theater, and music.
Congratulations to Mackey and all of the nominees for the 43rd Young Artist Academy Award. The winners will be announced in October. Stay tuned!