THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

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

From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards Best Celebrity

Celebrities from far and wide use the internet and social media to further connect with their fans every day. Each year there are a select few who go above and beyond in making their impact on the world, whether that’s through their art, content, or using their platform to touch people’s lives. These multi-hyphenates show us their lives on social media so we can feel a closer connection.

If you’re a brand looking for recognition for your use of social media in this space, enter the Best Spokesperson.

Nominees

finalist
Adam Sandler
The accolades came rolling in for comic icon Adam Sandler in 2019, as the actor, comedian, musician…
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Beyoncé
All hail the Queen. Already one of the biggest names on the planet, Beyonce’s reign reached new hei…
Blake Griffin
NBA player Black Griffin is giving new meaning to the phrase "all around All-Star." The Detroit Pis…
David Beckham
David Beckham is the epitome of social media success. Building his personal empire via social media…
finalist
Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato has had a year of love. Publicly making a comeback at the Teen Vogue Summit in November…
finalist
Jennifer Aniston
Confessing to Jimmy Kimmel, beloved actress Jennifer Anniston admitted, "I figured it was time to u…
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Jonathan Van Ness
"America’s fiercest sweetheart" Jonathan Van Ness has hair-tossed himself into celebrity status, qu…
Keke Palmer
In our very serious world, Keke Palmer is here to shine a light on the happier side of life. The "t…
Michael Strahan
Michael Strahan is getting up close and personal. The former NFL player turned TV host is continuin…
Paula Abdul
Dominating the internet with dance moves at 57 years young, Paula Abdul is proving she’s #ForeverYo…
Tessa Thompson
Tessa Thompson is social media’s superhero. The actress popular for her action roles in Marvel’s Th…
winner
Zendaya
Actress, singer and model Zendaya is dominating pop culture with triple threat talent. With 2019 le…