Juanpa Zurita Takes Home Streamy Award in the International Category

Juanpa Zurita is streaming with pride…

The 21-year-old Mexican internet personality, vlogger, and model most notable for his YouTube videos, Instagram skits and vlogs has earned his first-ever Streamy Award.

Juanpa Zurita

Zurita earned the honor in the International category at the seventh annual Streamy Awards, presented Tuesday night at the Beverly Hilton.

Produced by dick clark productions, the Streamys celebrate the best in online video and the creators behind it. This year featured the first Purpose Awards, planned as an annual event recognizing creators, brands and nonprofits that make a difference in their communities and positively impacting humankind.

Jon Cozart hosted the show, which featured a grand finale performance by the Village People, with original singer Victor Willis back out front for the first time in three decades.

Here are the 2017 winners:

Show of the Year: Sugar Pine 7
Creator of the Year: Dolan Twins
Lifestyle: LaurDIY
Comedy: Liza Koshy
Food: Worth It
Branded Video or Series: The Disappearing Girl, Collins Key (AT&T)
Beauty: PatrickStarrr
Feature: This is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous
Acting in a Drama: DeStorm Power (“Caught’)
Acting in a Comedy: Mamrie Hart (“Dirty 30”)
Dance: Alyson Stone
Ensemble Cast: Mr. Student Body President
Storyteller: King Bach
Breakout Creator: David Dobrik
Breakthrough Artist: Poppy
First Person: Lilly Singh
Live: SMOSH Live

The Streamys Premiere Awards were given out Sunday, with winners including Honest Trailers with Ryan Reynolds, Ariana Grande and The Young Turks, among others.

(announced 9/24)


Action or Sci-Fi: Crypt TV
Animated: RWBY (Volume 4)
Documentary: Psycho Family
Immersive: BlackBoxTV (BlackBoxTV)
International: Juanpa Zurita 


Comedy Series: Rhett & Link’s Buddy System
Drama Series: Cold
Indie Series: Brown Girls
Non-Fiction Series: Ladylike 


Fashion: Tess Christine
Gaming: Smosh Games
Kids and Family: Brooklyn & Bailey
News and Culture: The Young Turks
Science or Education: Veritasium
Sports and Wellness: blogilates


Collaboration: Honest Trailers and Ryan Reynolds (“Logan Feat. Deadpool”)
MUSIC: Cover Song: Ariana Grande, “Somewhere Over The Rainbow” (Judy Garland)


Cinematography: Casey Neistat (Casey Neistat)
Costume Design: Brandon Rogers, Kimberly Rice, and Jonathan Hinman (“Magic Funhouse”)
Directing: Jack Ferry and Ryan Hunter (“Mr. Student Body President”)
Editing: The Game Theorists (Edward Newton, Thomas Torbergsen, Alex Sedgewick, Ronnie Edwards, Daniel Seibert, Lee Black, and Ryder Burgin)
Visual and Special Effects: Sam Gorski and Niko Pueringer (Corridor)
Writing: DeStorm Power (“Caught”) 


Influencer Campaign: Samsung (Casey Neistat)

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