JoJo (singer)

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In 2006 JoJo was cast opposite Emma Roberts and Sara Paxton in Aquamarine, playing Hailey. The film opened on March 3, 2006, opening at number five with $7.5 million. Her second major film, RV, a comedy starring Robin Williams, was released on April 28, 2006. It opened at number one and grossed $69.7 million. JoJo had to audition for the part five times, and eventually replaced an actress who had already been cast in the role. JoJo's second album, The High Road, was released on October 17, 2006. The album debuted at number three on the Billboard 200, selling 108,000 units. It was produced by Scott Storch, Swizz Beatz, J. R. Rotem, Corey Williams, Soulshock & Karlin and Ryan Leslie.

28th Young Artist Awards

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Jordan Calloway, Malese Jow, Emma Roberts, Chelsea Tavares, Emma Degerstedt, Dustin Ingram and Mary Lou. Life with Derek - Disney Channel. Michael Seater, Ashley Leggat, Daniel Magder, Jordan Todosey and Ariel Waller. Darcy's Wild Life - Discovery Kids/Discovery Communications. Andrew Chalmers, Shannon Collis, Melanie Leishman, Demetrius Joyette, Sara Paxton and Kerry Michael Saxena. Sam Lerner - Monster House - Sony Pictures. Anthony Ghannam - Bambi II - Disney. Mitchel Musso - Monster House - Sony Pictures. Shane Baumel - Curious George - Universal Pictures. Alexander Gould - Curious George - Universal Pictures. Jake T. Austin - Everyone's Hero - 20th Century Fox.

Arielle Kebbel

In 2005, Kebbel signed on for another 20th Century Fox film titled Aquamarine starring Sara Paxton, Emma Roberts and Joanna (JoJo) Levesque. Kebbel portrays the role of the film's villain, Cecilia Banks. The film was released in March 2006, and had some box office success, with earnings of $23 million worldwide. In February 2006, Kebbel was confirmed to be starring alongside Sarah Michelle Gellar and Teresa Palmer in The Grudge 2. The film is a sequel to the 2004 Horror film, The Grudge which was a remake of the original Japanese film.

Mermaids in popular culture

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Mermaids, like many other creatures of mythology and folklore, are regularly depicted in literature, film, music, and beauty.

List of American films of 2006

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This article lists American films released in 2006.

2006 in film

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The following is an overview of events in 2006, including the highest-grossing films, award ceremonies and festivals, a list of films released and notable deaths.

List of Australian films of 2006

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Aquamarine || Elizabeth Allen || Emma Roberts, Sara Paxton, JoJo || Fantasy, teen ||. At Play || Zak Hilditch || || Short || IMDb. Atonement Tonight || Anny Slater || || Short/Comedy || IMDb. Australian Fable || Luke McDade || || Short/Drama || IMDb. Backflip || Adam Montgomery || || Short/Comedy || IMDb. Baptism || Matthew McCracken || || Short/Drama/Thriller || IMDb. The Barrows || || || ||. The Big Ride || || || ||. Bluebirds of Peace and Destruction || Andrew Leavold || || Short/Horror || IMDb. Body in the Trunk || Jon Dixon || || Short/Comedy || IMDb. The Bouncer || Derek Hobbs || || Comedy/Drama || IMDb. Box || Ann-Marie Denham || || Short/Animation || IMDb.

Mermaiding

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Aquamarine (2006): the title character is a mermaid (Sara Paxton) who is washed ashore after a violent storm. She decides to search for true love on land, and makes two good friends (Joanna "JoJo" Levesque and Emma Roberts) along the way. The film, loosely based on a children's book of the same name by Alice Hoffman, and directed by American director Elizabeth Allen, was filmed in Queensland, Australia. There were three different tails used in the production, including an animatronic model that was operated remotely. At least one of the others was a fully swimmable tail worn by the actress.

Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actress in a Feature Film

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The Young Artist Award for Best Performance by a Leading Young Actress in a Feature Film is one of the Young Artist Awards presented annually by the Young Artist Association to recognize a young actress under the age of 21, who has delivered an outstanding performance in a leading role while working within the film industry. In its early years, the award was also known as the Youth in Film Award for Best Young Actress Starring in a Motion Picture, as well as by numerous other variations to its title over the years, however, the spirit of the award has remained essentially the same since its inception.

26th Young Artist Awards

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Sara Paxton - Darcy's Wild Life - Discovery Kids. Scarlett Pomers - Reba - WB. Emma Roberts - Unfabulous - Nickelodeon. Noel Callahan - Romeo! - Nickelodeon. Oliver Davis - Rodney - ABC. Evan Ellingson - Complete Savages - ABC. Aubrey Graham - Degrassi: The Next Generation - CTV. Cody Kasch - Desperate Housewives - ABC. J. Dhylan Meyer - Everwood - WB. Danielle Bouffard - Doc - PAX. Vivien Cardone - Everwood - WB. Megan Fox - Hope & Faith - ABC. Sarah Ramos - American Dreams - NBC. Ethan Dampf - American Dreams - NBC. Noah Gray-Cabey - My Wife and Kids - ABC. Mitch Holleman - Reba - WB. Matthew Josten - Rodney - ABC. Frankie Ryan Manriquez - Life with Bonnie - ABC.

27th Young Artist Awards

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Andrew Chalmers, Shannon Collis, Demetrius Joyette, Melanie Leishman, Sara Paxton and Kerry Michael Saxena. Degrassi: The Next Generation - CTV. Dalmar Abuzeid, Sarah Barrable-Tishauer, John Bregar, Deanna Casaluce, Daniel Clark, Lauren Collins, Ryan Cooley, Marc Donato, Jake Epstein, Stacey Farber, Aubrey Graham, Jake Goldsbie, Shenae Grimes, Jamie Johnston, Shane Kippel, Andrea Lewis, Mike Lobel, Miriam McDonald, Melissa McIntyre, Daniel Morrison, Adamo Ruggiero and Cassie Steele. Life with Derek - Disney Channel. Ashley Leggat, Daniel Magder, Michael Seater, Jordan Todosey and Ariel Waller. Unfabulous - Nickelodeon.

Nickelodeon

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Nickelodeon (often shortened to Nick) is an American pay television network which was launched on December 1, 1977, as the first cable channel for children. It is owned by Viacom through its Viacom Media Networks division's Nickelodeon Group unit and is based in New York City. It broadcasts usually from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on weekdays (the sign off time varies with holidays and special programming), Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., and Sundays from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Eastern and Pacific Time). It is primarily aimed at children and adolescents aged 2–17.

Epic Records

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Epic Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, Inc., the North American division of Japanese conglomerate Sony. The label was founded predominantly as a jazz and classical music label in 1953, but later expanded its scope to include a more diverse range of genres, including pop, R&B, rock, and hip hop.

Young Artist Award

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The Young Artist Award (originally known as the Youth in Film Award) is an accolade presented by the Young Artist Association, a non-profit organization founded in 1978 to honor excellence of youth performers, and to provide scholarships for young artists who may be physically disabled or financially unstable.

Sony Music

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Sony Music Entertainment (SME), recognized as Sony Music, is an American global music conglomerate owned by Sony Corporation of America and incorporated as a general partnership of Sony Music Holdings Inc. through Sony Entertainment, a subsidiary of the Japanese conglomerate Sony. It was originally founded in 1929 as American Record Corporation and renamed as Columbia Recording Corporation in 1938, following its acquisition by the Columbia Broadcasting System. In 1966, the company was reorganized to become CBS Records, and Sony Corporation bought the company in 1988, renaming it under its current name in 1991.

Island in the Sun (Weezer song)

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"Island in the Sun" is a song by the American rock band Weezer. It is the second single from the band's 2001 self-titled album Weezer. "Island in the Sun" was not originally planned to be on the album, but producer Ric Ocasek fought for its inclusion. It was a successful radio single and perhaps the band's biggest hit ever outside of the United States, reaching No. 31 in the UK and No. 17 in France. In January 2002, the Australian Triple J Hottest 100 ranked the song 7 in its 2001 countdown. "Island in the Sun" is also the most-licensed track in the Weezer catalog. In 2009, Pitchfork named it the 495th greatest song of the 2000s.

Jonas (TV series)

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Jonas (also known as Jonas L.A. for the second season), is a Disney Channel Original Series created by Michael Curtis and Roger S. H. Schulman, starring the Jonas Brothers. The pilot was filmed in September 2008, the series premiered on Disney Channel on May 2, 2009, and became available on demand starting on April 25, 2009.

Nickelodeon Australian Kids' Choice Awards 2007

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Emma Roberts. Nicole Kidman. Shia LaBeouf. High School Musical 2. Naked Brothers Band. Silverchair & Powderfinger. WWE Raw. Bindi Irwin. Ian Thorpe. John Butler. Peter Garrett. Bindi Irwin. Hugh Jackman. Kate Ritchie. Rove McManus.

Vitamin C (singer)

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She wrote the song "We Are Gonna Happen" for actress/singer Emma Roberts featured on her 2005 Unfabulous and More CD. She co-wrote "Where Do We Go" with Scout Taylor-Compton in 2005. She wrote the single "Make Some Noise" for Krystal Meyers in 2008. In 2009, she wrote "Let's Get Crazy" for Miley Cyrus as Hannah Montana. Miley sang the song in-character as Hannah Montana on Hannah Montana: The Movie and Hannah Montana (season 3). Vitamin C also wrote the song "One and the Same", a duet recorded by Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez for the Disney Channel Original Movie Princess Protection Program, which was later included on the Disney Channel Playlist album.

Anna Carlsson

Anna Carlsson (born August 24, 1973) is a German voice actress from Frankfurt am Main. She voices in the German-language dubs of a number of animation and anime productions including Kim Possible. The Little Mermaid, Lilo & Stitch: The Series, Cardcaptor Sakura, Dr. Slump and Dragon Ball. In live-action dubbing she voiced in Desperate Housewives, Angel and Samantha Who?. She is the dub voice for Eva Longoria, Piper Perabo, Zooey Deschanel, and Amy Smart on a number of films and shows. She is fluent in the languages of German, English and Swedish.

2009 in film

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The year 2009 saw the release of many films. Seven made the top 50 list of highest-grossing films. Also in 2009, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that as of that year, their Best Picture category would consist of ten nominees, rather than five (the first time since the 1943 awards).

List of American actors of Irish descent

Sara Paxton (1988– ) father part Irish. Christina Ricci (1980– ) Italian (paternal grandfather) and Scotch-Irish descent. Julia Stiles (1981– ) part Irish. Emma Stone (1988– ) father part Irish. Jessica Sutta (1982– ) father Ashkenazi Jewish, mother of Irish descent — dancer/singer/actress (Pussycat Dolls). Channing Tatum (1980– ) small amount of Irish. Jonathan Tucker (1982– ) father is of part Irish descent, mother Ashkenazi Jewish — actor. Olivia Wilde (1984– ) part Irish — actress/writer (House M.D.). Amy Adams (1974– ) small amount of Irish ancestry. Ben Affleck (1972– ) part Irish — film actor/screenwriter/director. Casey Affleck (1975– ) part Irish.

List of awards and nominations received by Emma Roberts

The following is a list of accolades of American actress and singer Emma Roberts. The MTV Movie & TV Awards (formerly known as the MTV Movie Awards) is a film and television awards show presented annually on MTV. The nominees are decided by producers and executives at MTV. Roberts has received one award. The Australian Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards was an annual awards show that awarded entertainers with a blimp trophy, as voted by kids. Roberts has received three nominations. The Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards (also known as the KCAs or Kids' Choice) is an annual American children's awards ceremony show that is produced by Nickelodeon. Roberts has received two nominations.

List of Jewish actors

This is a list of notable Jewish actors and actresses.