The Young Artist Academy hosts Hollywood's longest-running youth awards show. Along with Industry Recognition, young participants gain experience and comprehension for membership in Hollywood's major guilds when of appropriate age.
Did You Know?
American journalist and author, Maureen Dragone (1920 - 2013) was the founder of the Young Artist Academy in 1978. She was one of the longest-standing members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association which presents the annual Golden Globe Awards.
After her death, a statement from the HFPA read "She will be missed, and was loved by so many people."
The HFPA/ Golden Globes continues to be a strong advocate for the Young Artist Academy. See more