Juanpa Zurita, Kyle Exum, Liza Koshy, NikkieTutorials and More to Bestow Inaugural ‘Creator Honors’ for Streamys 10th Anniversary
Curated Spotlights By Amber Whittington (Ambers Closet), AsapSCIENCE and Jay Shetty Highlight the Biggest Challenges of 2020
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LOS ANGELES, CA (December 9, 2020) – dick clark productions (dcp) and Tubefilter announced today that digital creators and global influencers Juanpa Zurita, Kyle Exum, Lilly Singh, Liza Koshy, Marques Brownlee, NikkieTutorials and PatrickStarrr will bestow the first-ever Streamys Creator Honors during the “2020 YouTube Streamy Awards.” These past Streamys winners will present unique tributes to creators whose work has personally resonated with them in 2020.
The 10th Anniversary show will be hosted by dynamic duo and four-time Streamy Award nominees Trixie Mattel and Katya from the Streamys’ “Glamtram” which will travel all over Los Angeles surprising creators at their homes, revealing this year’s winners of classic Streamy Award categories. The “2020 YouTube Streamy Awards” will premiere Saturday, December 12th at 6pm PT/9pm ET on youtube.com/streamys.
This year’s show includes creator-led spotlights, which will shed light on important cultural and social issues that have impacted us globally in 2020. Social justice activist and LGBTQ+ advocate Amber Whittington (Ambers Closet), will give an eye-opening presentation on race and representation, Canadian digital creators AsapSCIENCE will give an informative and educational presentation on COVID adaptability, and author, podcast host and purpose coach Jay Shetty, will give an inspiring presentation on mental health and wellness.
Also making appearances throughout the show are: Bretman Rock, Camila Loures, Casey Neistat, Charli D’Amelio, David Dobrik, Dixie D’Amelio, Dream, James Charles, LaurDIY, MrBeast, Mark Rober, MatPat andStephanie Patrick, Rebecca Zamolo, Shalom Blac, Tabitha Brown and ZHC.
The “2020 YouTube Streamy Awards” will recognize and reflect on creators who made impactful contributions throughout 2020 by pushing limits, inspiring connections and influencing creative works and diverse voices across race, gender and culture. The full show as well as exclusive videos will be available as VOD immediately following the premiere, as part of the weekend-long global creator community celebration only on YouTube.
The “2020 YouTube Streamy Awards” is executive produced by dick clark productions’ Ariel Elazar, Rika Camizianos, Alexi Mazareas and Michael Nieporent as well as Streamy Awards founders Drew Baldwin and Joshua Cohen and showrunner John Ferracane.
For more information, visit www.streamys.org. Join the conversation on social media with #streamys and be sure to follow Streamy Awards on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
The “2020 YouTube Streamy Awards” is presented by CarMax, the nation’s largest retailer of used cars.
About the Streamy Awards
The Streamy Awards® honors excellence in online video and the creators behind it in over forty awards categories. Marking its 10th anniversary in 2020, the annual event is the foremost recognition by which online creators and their work is lauded. The Streamy Awards® is produced by dick clark productions and Tubefilter and is exclusively broadcast by YouTube.
In 2017, the Streamy Awards’ Social Good Awards were created to honor individuals and organizations who use online video and social media to amplify their message, and foster engagement and participation to make a greater, more meaningful impact. The Streamy Brand Awards, launched in 2018, spotlights brand advertising innovation, the creative individuals behind it, and the new wave of celebrities who are helping brands deliver their message.
For additional information, visit www.streamys.org.
About dick clark productions
dick clark productions (dcp) is the world's largest producer and proprietor of televised live event entertainment programming with the "Academy of Country Music Awards," "American Music Awards," "Billboard Music Awards," "Golden Globe Awards," "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest" and the “Streamy Awards.” Weekly television programming includes "So You Think You Can Dance" from 19 Entertainment and dcp. dcp also owns one of the world's most extensive and unique entertainment archive libraries with more than 60 years of award-winning shows, historic programs, specials, performances and legendary programming. dcp is part of MRC Live & Alternative, a division of diversified global entertainment company MRC. For additional information, visit www.mrcentertainment.com.
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