Photo Flash: Jetset Getset and More at 2013 Young Artist Awards
Stars turned out on Sunday, May 5 in Hollywood, California, for the 34th Young Artist Awards honoring child and teen actors in movies and television. The event, sponsored by the Young Artist Foundation, raises money each year to help struggling young actors and musicians pursue their dreams. This year's award winners included Kathryn Newton ("Paranormal Activity 4"), Quvenzhané Wallis ("Beasts of the Southern Wild"), Isabella Palmieri ("Falling Skies"), Tyree Brown ("Parenthood"), Isabella Allen ("Les Miserables"), Sebastian Banes ("In the Family") and many more. A complete list of nominees and winners can be seen at www.youngartistawards.org. Musical performances were by Agina Alverez, formerly of NBC's "The Voice," and teen country group Jetset Getset. Scroll down for photos from the event!
Jetset Getset, which has performed primarily in the South and the Midwest, is currently on a radio tour to promote their album, "Saturday Night" (Playback Records). Fronted by three female singers-Tori Little (16), Sadie Loveland (16) and Avery Eliason (15)-the group has been compared by some critics to a younger version of the Dixie Chicks. Other members of Jetset Getset are guitarists Jason Owens and Justen Jette, bass player Paul Kelley, drummer Gillian Bowman and keyboardist Terry Ranck.
YAA 2013 nominees for Best Performance in a Feature Film by a Leading Young Actor are Jared Gilman ("Moonrise Kingdom"), Zachary Gordon ("Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days"), Tom Holland ("The Impossible"), Quinn Lord ("Imaginaerum"), Jason Spevack ("Jesus Henry Christ") and Christian Traeumer ("The Child"). Nominees for Leading Young Actress include Tara Lynne Barr ("God Bless America"), Kara Hayward ("Moonrise Kingdom"), Kathryn Newton ("Paranormal Activity Four") and Quevenzshané Wallis ("Beasts of the Southern Wild"). Television series with cast members nominated include "Once Upon A Time," "Necessary Roughness," "Touch," "Dog With a Blog," "The Walking Dead," "Degrassi: The Next Generation," "Parenthood" and more. A complete list of nominees can be found at www.youngartistawards.org.
Jennifer Smart ("JENNiRadio" interviews attendees at the Young Artist Awards.)