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9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

All finalists have been announced, stay tuned for more updates about the 9th Annual Shorty Awards on April 23, 2017

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson

Finalist in Actor

About Jesse Tyler Ferguson

ABC’s hit show Modern Family gave America the gay uncles we always wanted, with Jesse Tyler Ferguson playing an uptight brother/uncle/husband/father who can never seem to get anything just right. JTF splits his time between TV and Broadway, trying to take “other people’s words and say them in funny ways or dramatical ways.” When he’s not performing, he’s likely cooking up a hilarious storm in the kitchen for his Snapchat followers (who can cook along, if they dare). When he’s not perfecting soup or sticky buns, JTF uses his celebrity status and social media following to shine the spotlight on socially progressive issues that this country faces.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/BITB_Bkhq0B/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BHd0vcVh9NW/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BFjiKyuQElv/ https://twitter.com/jessetyler/status/699690455613616129/photo/1 https://twitter.com/jessetyler/status/783498165513183232

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 9th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.