Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Specialty Box Office: 'True Story' and 'Child 44' Flop as 'Ex Machina' Lures Audiences Specialty Box Office: 'True Story' and 'Child 44' Flop as 'Ex Machina' Lures Audiences Tribeca Film Festival Matches George Lucas with Stephen Colbert: “I’m gonna tear you a new one, George" Tribeca Film Festival Matches George Lucas with Stephen Colbert: “I’m gonna tear you a new one, George" 10 Films Booed at Cannes That Every Cinephile Should See 10 Films Booed at Cannes That Every Cinephile Should See 5 Things You Didn't Know About Lars von Trier, Who's Going Back to Work 5 Things You Didn't Know About Lars von Trier, Who's Going Back to Work The Eerie Connection Between 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and 'Tomorrowland' The Eerie Connection Between 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and 'Tomorrowland' Digging Into the Cannes Lineup: More Vet Auteurs and Women, No Netflix Digging Into the Cannes Lineup: More Vet Auteurs and Women, No Netflix Ryan Gosling in Talks for 'Blade Runner' Sequel, Damien Chazelle's 'La La Land' Ryan Gosling in Talks for 'Blade Runner' Sequel, Damien Chazelle's 'La La Land' You Can Now Read Over 200,000 Leaked Sony Emails and Documents You Can Now Read Over 200,000 Leaked Sony Emails and Documents Watch: The New 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer Has Landed Watch: The New 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer Has Landed Watch the Teaser Trailer for Quentin Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight' Watch the Teaser Trailer for Quentin Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight' Russia Bans Tom Hardy Thriller 'Child 44,' "A Bloody Mass of Orcs and Ghouls" Russia Bans Tom Hardy Thriller 'Child 44,' "A Bloody Mass of Orcs and Ghouls" Watch: This Exclusive Tribeca Trailer Promises a Vérité Southern Gothic in Malick Vein Watch: This Exclusive Tribeca Trailer Promises a Vérité Southern Gothic in Malick Vein 7 Things to Learn from 'Mad Men' Creator Matthew Weiner About Compelling Storytelling (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO) 7 Things to Learn from 'Mad Men' Creator Matthew Weiner About Compelling Storytelling (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO) 'Queen of Earth,' Starring a Gloriously Unhinged Elisabeth Moss, Goes to IFC 'Queen of Earth,' Starring a Gloriously Unhinged Elisabeth Moss, Goes to IFC LA Film Fest Adds 10 Buzzy Indies and First-Ever TV Gala to Lineup LA Film Fest Adds 10 Buzzy Indies and First-Ever TV Gala to Lineup Cary Fukunaga Takes Over Long-Stalled 'The Alienist' as TV Series Cary Fukunaga Takes Over Long-Stalled 'The Alienist' as TV Series Why the Istanbul Film Festival Cancelled Its 2015 Competition Why the Istanbul Film Festival Cancelled Its 2015 Competition The Dramatic Story Behind Satyajit Ray's 50s Masterpiece 'The Apu Trilogy' (Exclusive) The Dramatic Story Behind Satyajit Ray's 50s Masterpiece 'The Apu Trilogy' (Exclusive) The New Ladder: Anatomy of Indie Women's Picture 'Farah Goes Bang' The New Ladder: Anatomy of Indie Women's Picture 'Farah Goes Bang' Lars von Trier's Last Cannes Q & A: "Stupid" Statements, Melancholia, "I Am Not a Nazi," Dunst, Cruz Lars von Trier's Last Cannes Q & A: "Stupid" Statements, Melancholia, "I Am Not a Nazi," Dunst, Cruz

Webby Award Winners Include Jay Z, Pharrell, Justin Bieber, HBO, Google and More

Photo of Ryan Lattanzio By Ryan Lattanzio | TOH! April 28, 2014 at 12:24PM

Winners of the 18th annual Webby Awards have been announced. Among the honorees are celebrities Jay Z, Pharrell, Will Ferrell and Justin Bieber, and companies Netflix, Google, Mashable and Vice Media. They'll be feted at an awards ceremony at New York's landmark Cipriani Wall Street on Monday, May 19. Hosted by Patton Oswalt, the show be available to view On Demand on May 20.
0
Pharrell Williams
Pharrell Williams

Winners of the 18th annual Webby Awards have been announced. Among the honorees are celebrities Jay Z, Pharrell, Will Ferrell and Justin Bieber, and companies Netflix, Google, Mashable and Vice Media. 

They'll be feted at an awards ceremony at New York's landmark Cipriani Wall Street on Monday, May 19. Hosted by Patton Oswalt, the show be available to view On Demand on May 20. Though Internet fans selected winners of the Webby People's Voice Awards, judges across other categories included Arianna Huffington, and "House of Cards" producers Kevin Spacey and Dana Brunetti.

Highlights below:

Webby Lifetime Achievement Award: Lawrence Lessig, co-founder of Creative Commons.

Webby Breakout of the Year: Kickstarter

Webby Artist of the Year: De La Soul

Webby Special Achievement: Freddie Wong, helmer of hit YouTube series "Video Game High School"

Best Music App: Jay Z's "Magna Carter"

Celebrity People's Voice Award: Beyonce

People's Voice Award for Best Use of Interactive Video: Pharrell, "24 Hour Happy"

Best Comedy, Long Form or Series: Funny or Die for "Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis and Justin Bieber"

Best Writing, Editorial: The New Yorker

Best Media Streaming: HBO Go

More winners here.

This article is related to: Awards, News, Pharrell Williams, Jay Z, Webby Awards


E-Mail Updates