8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

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No matter if they’re famous from their music, films, TV appearances or real life, they’re still keeping you up to date on their thoughts of the day, causes they rally behind, matters they truly believe in and more through pins, tweets, Facebook posts, blog posts and more. Nominate your favorite #Celebrity on social media now!

Finalists

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Ian McKellen
From Wikipedia: “Sir Ian Murray McKellen is an English actor. He is the recipient of six Laurence Olivier Awards, a Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a BIF Award, two Saturn Awards, four Drama Desk Awards and two Critics’ Choice Awards. He has also received two Academy Award nominations, eight BAFTA film and TV nomin...
Aaron Paul
From Wikipedia: Aaron Paul is an American actor. After appearing in American television shows, including a recurring role on the HBO series Big Love, Paul came to prominence in 2008 for his critically acclaimed role as Jesse Pinkman in the hit AMC series Breaking Bad. For his portrayal, Paul won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporti...
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LeVar Burton
From Wikipedia: Levardis Robert Martyn Burton, Jr., professionally known as LeVar Burton, is an American actor, presenter, director, producer, and author. Burton is best known for his roles as the young Kunta Kinte in the 1977 award-winning ABC television miniseries Roots, Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The Next Generation, and as t...
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Justin Bieber
From Wikipedia: Justin Bieber is a Canadian pop musician, actor, and singer-songwriter. Bieber was discovered in 2008 by American talent manager Scooter Braun, who came across Bieber's videos on YouTube and later became his manager. Braun arranged for him to meet with entertainer Usher Raymond in Atlanta, Georgia. His debut My World was released...
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Sophia Abrahão
Brazilian, 22 years old, São Paulo! Actress, singer, model and blogger! Loves fashion, acting both in soap operas and movies, and also loves modeling touring! Wanna know more? Check out her social media pages/websites In any of Sophia's pages, fans will get fresh news updated by her team! The pages will feature photos, videos and other news abo...
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Lua Blanco
Lua is a Brazilian actress and singer. Raised in a family of 6, she started singing at a very young age. In college, where she studied literature and Portuguese and English translation, she started a pop rock band which she sang in for 5 years. Her acting career started in 2008 when she started studying theater and playing small roles in Rede Gl...
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Demi Lovato
From Wikipedia: Demetria "Demi" Lovato is an American recording artist, actress and philanthropist. She made her debut as a child actress in Barney & Friends. In 2008, she came to prominence as a starring cast member in the television film Camp Rock. She signed to Hollywood Records the same year, and released her debut studio album, Don't Forget...

8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

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, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 8th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 11th, 2016 in NYC and can be streamed on youtube.