THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards Best TV Show

These nominees help put to bed any debate that the Golden Age of television is over. Social media has helped TV shows reach a more global audience, through viral tweets, grams and stunts that bring these programs to life.

If you’re a TV network, agency, or brand looking for recognition for your use of social media in a marketing campaign enter the Best Use of Social Media for Television Shorty Award.

Nominees

finalist
Atlanta
Creator, producer, writer and star Donald Glover said it best, “I’m not making a TV show, I am maki…
Barry
Barry put the hit in hitman this year. The dark comedy snagged two Primetime Emmy awards out of fiv…
winner
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Social media can sometimes be the difference between a hit sitcom and cancelled show. Case in point…
finalist
Dear White People
A marvelous example of where art can take on activism, Dear White People is a hit show based on the…
finalist
Grown-ish
Grown-ish is beloved by fans for the show’s ability to portray the journey from youth into adulthoo…
Jersey Shore
Yeah, buddy! One of the world’s favorite reality TV shows was brought back in 2018 under the name J…
finalist
Shameless
Shameless has been the most popular comedies on Showtime for 9 seasons running, following a father …
Succession
A timely satire of modern media moguls and their families, Succession launched this year on HBO and…
The Bold Type
A comedy-drama in the tradition of Sex and the City, The Bold Type follows 20-something women worki…
The Chi
The Chi is a Showtime drama series that explores the complexities of living and growing up on the S…
The Last O.G.
Created by Jordan Peele and starring Tracy Morgan in his return to the small screen, The Last O.G. …
finalist
The Sinner
Starring and executive produced by Jessica Biel, The Sinner is an anthology crime drama on USA. Aft…