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12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


The regular deadline is on February 6th, 2020!

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.

From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Actually Happened

Nominated in Breakout YouTuber of the Year

About Actually Happened

Storytelling sensation “Actually Happened” is bringing fascinating real-life accounts to YouTube. Launched mid-2018, the YouTube channel providing people the opportunity “to have their personal stories turned into animations and shared around the world.” A breakout viral sensation over the 1M+ YouTube subscriber mark, the fan-contributed narratives told through animated shorts make tough topics accessible, relatable and a little less scary. Featuring full-spectrum stories the empowering to triumphant to tragic, the YouTube series serves as short-form therapy, uniting the world through the power of story.

Actually Happened's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1AYXaA8qJk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2kImRoOUkZs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YvJOKlZcowY

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