Streamys Premiere Awards 24 winners: Kandee, Marshmello, Ninja

Beauty influencer Kandee Johnson, DJ Marshmello, Fornite streamer Ninja and more were among 24 winners announced at the Streamys Premiere Awards on Oct. 20 at The Broad Stage in Santa Monica. The evening was hosted by BlameItOnKway and Montana Tucker in advance of the 8th Annual Streamy Awards, which will be livestreamed globally by presenting sponsor YouTube at on Monday, Oct. 22, 6PM PT from the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. Full list of winners below.

Kandee Johnson won the collaboration award with Kim Kardashian. Kandee previously won the Beauty Streamy award  in 2016. She walked the red carpet in leopard pants and black LA Dodgers shirt.

The Philip DeFranco Show won best News. The team winning the award encouraged people to vote in the November 6 elections in their acceptance speech.

Sean of the Hot Ones won the Non-Fiction Award. In the Hot Ones, Sean Evans interviews celebrities while eating 10 chicken wings with progressively hotter hot sauce. The show’s tagline: “The show with hot questions, and even hotter wings.” The first sauce is usually Sriracha or another mild sauce, and after every question, Sean and the celeb eat a progressively hotter-sauce wing.

DJ Marshmello won the Breakthrough Artist award. He didn’t attend the awards because he was headlining the We Can Survive benefit concert at a packed Hollywood Bowl at the same time as the awards. We attended to see him perform, getting the audience to their feet waving glow sticks.

Lauren was an awards presenter.

Eighteen additional categories including Creator of the Year, Show of the Year, Breakout Creator, Storyteller, Lifestyle, First Person, Comedy, Documentary, Pop Culture, Dance brought to you by Just Dance® 2019, Milk-Bone Dog of the Year Honor and more will be announced live from The Beverly Hilton on Monday, October 22.

Hosted by The Try Guys, presenters for the 8th Annual Streamy Awards include Kalen Allen, BlameItOnKway, Molly Burke, Dobre Brothers, Miles Brown, Sofie Dossi, Teala Dunn, Eva Gutowski, Hannah Hart, Mamrie Hart, Gabbie Hanna, Grace Helbig, Katie Angel, Katya & Trixie, Gus Kenworthy, Liza Koshy, The Cast of Ladylike, LaurDIY, Annie LeBlanc, Elle Mills, Laura Marano, Tana Mongeau, Jason Nash, Tyler Oakley, Anthony Padilla, Trisha Paytas, Poppy, Andrea Russett, Patrick Starrr, Alyson Stoner, Members of the Sugar Pine 7 cast, Christine Sydelko, Nick Viall, Sebastian Villalobos and Alex Wassabi.  R&B singer-songwriter-producer Montell Jordan will close out the 8th Annual Streamy Awards with his platinum-selling hit single, “This Is How We Do It.”

The 8th Annual Streamy Award winners announced at the Official Streamys Premiere Awards on Saturday, October 20 (indicated via *** bold) include:


Action or Sci-Fi
***Two Sentence Horror Stories
Day 5
The Look-See

Andrei Terbea
Bravest Warriors
Jaiden Animations

***Find Me – BlackBoxTV
Comic Book Portal – CyreneQ
Life Support – Taryn Southern
Tiny Tank – SoKrispyMedia, MWMI
Welcome to Everlock – Escape the Night

***Pautips (Colombia)
Alex French Guy Cooking (France)
Calle y Poché (Colombia)
Fozi Mozi (Palestine)
Sebastián Villalobos (Colombia)


Comedy Series
***Liza on Demand
Anime Crimes Division
Escape the Night
Rhett & Link’s Buddy System

Drama Series
Chicken Girls
Simi Valley
Youth & Consequences

Indie Series
***the T
Lovers Divided
Twenty The Webseries

Non-Fiction Series
***Hot Ones
I Have A Secret
Red Table Talk
Roman Atwood’s Day Dreams


***James Charles
Huda Kattan
Jeffree Star
Safiya Nygaard

FaZe Clan
Typical Gamer

Kids and Family
***Guava Juice
ChuChu TV
Ryan ToysReview

***The Philip DeFranco Show
AM to DM by BuzzFeed News
The Breakdown
NowThis News
The Young Turks

***Cold As Balls
Donut Media
F2 Finding Football
Kevin Durant
WWE Mixed Match Challenge


Live Streamer
Critical Role



Breakthrough Artist
Big Shaq
Greta Van Fleet
Jaden Smith
Two Feet

Cover Song

***Walk off the Earth – “Girls Like You” (Maroon 5)
Greta Van Fleet – “Rolling In The Deep” (Adele)
James Bay – “Delicate” (Taylor Swift)
Leroy Sanchez – “Havana” (Camila Cabello)
Morgan Saint – “Thru Your Phone” (Cardi B)


***Not Too Deep with Grace Helbig
Couples Therapy with Candice & Casey
Ear Biscuits with Rhett & Link
H3 Podcast
VIEWS with David Dobrik and Jason Nash



***Kandee Johnson and Kim Kardashian – Princess Jasmine Transformation
David Dobrik and Jennifer Lopez – FEAR BOX Challenge
Lilly Singh and Will Smith – How To Speak Internet 101
Miranda Sings and Sofie Dossi – Becoming A Contortionist!
Shane Dawson and Molly Burke – Switching Lives With A Blind Person



***Joe Sabia – Vogue’s 73 Questions
Adam Tash – The Super Slow Show
Casey Neistat – Casey Neistat
Eric Foster, Kyle LaBrache, and Maris Lidaka – Paper Tigers
Greg Cotten – ATROPA

Costume Design
***Olivia Hines – Escape the Night
Brandon Rogers – Magic Funhouse
Jennifer Newman – Miss 2059
Samantha Burkhart – Lindsey Stirling
Ron Leaman – Automata

***Jesse Ridgway – My Virtual Escape
David Dobrik – David’s Vlog
Hazel Hayes – PrankMe
Jack Ferry – Mr. Student Body President
Wesley “Wuz Good” Armstrong – Couples Night

***Shane Dawson and Andrew Siwicki – Shane Dawson’s “The Truth About Tanacon”
Lee Black, Ronnie Edwards, Alexander Sedgewick, Daniel Seibert, and Thomas Torbergsen – Game Theory
Casey Neistat – Casey Neistat
Emma Chamberlain – Emma Chamberlain
TJ Nordaker and Kevin Williamsen – Honest Trailers

Visual and Special Effects
***Tobias Richter and Ryan Wieber – ATROPA
Jody Steel – Body Art with Jody Steel
Sam Wickert – SoKrispyMedia
Tony E. Valenzuela – Find Me
Zach King – Zach King

***DeStorm Power – Caught
Deja Harrell – Seeds
Ezra Ani – Pillow TalkMelvin Gregg – God’s Son
Ry Doon, Luke Flipp, and Marion Webb – The Lab Ratz

The 8th Annual 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 (photo below courtesy Getty Images) and Joshua Cohen.

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About the Streamy Awards
The Streamy Awards honor the best in online video and the creators behind it. The annual event brings together the biggest names in online video for a night of celebration, discovery, and meaningful recognition. 2018 also marks the first ever “Streamys Brand Awards,” in partnership with the Interactive Advertising Bureau, and the second year of “The Purpose Awards @ the Streamys,” which honors individuals and organizations who use online video and social media to amplify their message, foster engagement and participation, and make a greater, more meaningful impact.


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