LOS ANGELES, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jordan Van Vranken was among the winners at the 32nd Annual Young Artist Awards, honoring the brightest young actors and performers in show business, held in Los Angeles, Sunday, March 13th.
Presented by Hollywood Voice Over Coach Tony Gonzales, formerly of Walt Disney Animation Casting, JORDAN VAN VRANKEN won the award for BEST ACTRESS in a VOICE OVER role for her performance as Ripley in the Warner Brothers/HD Films animated series CHADAM.
Executive produced by Jace Hall and originally created by cutting-edge artist Alex Pardee, CHADAM is an action-horror-adventure story that follows the title character as he learns to harness the power of his imagination to save his friends and fellow residents of Cardboard City from the maniacal serial killer, Viceroy. Ripley, voiced by Van Vranken, is Chadam's best friend.
The animated series also stars Katey Sagal, Jeffrey Combs, Sid Haig, Wilmer Valderrama, Carl Weathers and John Lanz. Chadam premiered on TheWB.com and is available on iTunes and Dailymotion, the world's largest independent web video site.
Jordan dedicated her award to legendary Memphis disc jockey John "Bad Dog" McCormack, credited with being her mentor and inspiration, who died suddenly from a hard-fought battle with leukemia Thursday, March 10th.
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