Wreck-It Ralph triumphs at the Annies

The movie, which features the voice of John C. Reilly as computer game character Ralph, swept the board at the prestigious ceremony, scoring big wins for best director (Rich Moore), best voice acting (Alan Tudyk as King Candy), best screenplay (Phil Johnston and Jennifer Lee) and best music.

The Avengers picked up the Annie for Animated Effects in a Live Action Production, while Life of Pi won the Character Animation in a Live Action Production for the tiger.

Last year’s (12) Annie award winner for best animated feature was handed to comedy western Rango, starring Johnny Depp, which went on to win same category at the Oscars.