One Direction, Adele,Little Mix, Andy Murray and Lewis Hamilton are a few UK celebrities who have been nominated for the 2016Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards.

From today, kids can vote across seven UK-specific and 22 international categories online at, on Nick Play and via Twitter using the hashtag #KCA. Winners will be announced during the super-sized ceremony which airs in the UK on Sunday 13th March from 5:00pm.

The 2016 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards sees a battle of the bands for UK Favourite Music Act and UK Favourite Music Video as Little Mix, The Vamps,Rixton and One Direction go up against each other with nominations in both categories. Meanwhile, powerhouse singers Adele and Jess Glynne compete to win UK Favourite Music Video for the first time.

Reigning UK Favourite Celebrity Animal championPrince Essex (Joey Essex’s cat) returns, but against his own kind this year in brand-new category UK Favourite Famous Cat. The claws will be out as he rivals A-Listers Meredith and Olivia Benson (Taylor Swift’s cats) and world-renowned Grumpy Cat.

Up-and-coming vloggers are smashing onto the 2016Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards scene with newbies including MyNamesChai, Raphael Gomes andNoodlerella vying to win UK Favourite Breakthrough Vlogger. All the while, Swifties and Directioners return to beat new fan-bases Beliebers and Mixers in UK Favourite Fan Family.

Masters of gaming Mr. Stampy Cat, The Diamond Mine Cart and Spencer FC return for a second year with nominations for UK Favourite Tipster. They face tough competition from new entrants AliA,iBallisticSquid and Ethan Gamer TV.

UK Favourite Sports Star marks its return in 2016 with sporting talent Andy Murray, Jessica Ennis-Hill, Lewis Hamilton, Steph Houghton, Ellie Simmonds and Harry Kane all receiving nominations.

UK viewers can tune-in from 5:00pm on Sunday 13thMarch where UK hosts Jordan and Perri will bring a bit of Britain to LA as they interview the world’s biggest celebrities and Nickelodeon stars on the orange carpet and gather all of the gossip from this year’s awards. From Friday 12th February Nickelodeon viewers can catch a weekly web-show every Friday with Jordan and Perri direct from their top-secret Kids’ Choice Awards HQ.

The UK nominees for the 2016 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards are:

UK Favourite Music Act –

Little Mix #VoteLittleMixUK
The Vamps #VoteTheVampsUK
Fleur East #VoteFleurUK
Rixton #VoteRixtonUK
Nathan Sykes #VoteNathanUK
One Direction #Vote1DirectionUK

UK Favourite Music Video
Black Magic – Little Mix #VoteBlackMagicUK
Drag Me Down – One Direction #VoteDragMeDownUK
Hello – Adele #VoteHelloUK
Sax – Fleur East #VoteSaxUK
Hold My Hand – Jess Glynne #VoteHoldMyHandUK
We All Want The Same Thing – Rixton #VoteWeAllWantUK

UK Favourite Sports Star
Harry Kane #VoteHarrySportUK
Steph Houghton #VoteStephSportUK
Jessica Ennis-Hill #VoteJessicaSportUK
Andy Murray #VoteAndySportUK
Ellie Simmonds #VoteEllieSportUK
Lewis Hamilton #VoteLewisSportUK

UK Favourite Tipster
The Diamond Mine Cart #VoteDiamondUK
Spencer FC #VoteSpencerUK
AliA #VoteAliaUK
Mr. Stampy Cat #VoteMrStampyCatUK
iBallisticSquid #VoteiBallisticSquidUK
Ethan Gamer TV #VoteEthanGamerUK

UK Favourite Famous Cat
Meredith (Taylor Swift’s cat) #VoteMeredithCatUK
Olivia Benson (Taylor Swift’s cat)#VoteOliviaBensonUK
Prince Essex (Joey Essex’s cat) #VotePrinceEssexUK
Grumpy Cat #VoteGrumpyCatUK
Venus #VoteVenusCatUK
Sam #VoteSamEyebrowsUK

UK Favourite Breakthrough Vlogger
Raphael Gomes #VoteRaphaelUK
Noodlerella #VoteNoodlerellaUK
Sam King ftw #VoteSamKingUK
Cherry Wallis #VoteCherryUK
Jazzybum #VoteJazzyUK
MyNamesChai #VoteChaiUK

UK Favourite Fan Family
Beliebers #VoteBeliebersUK
Directioners #VoteDirectionersUK
Arianators #VoteArianatorsUK
Swifties #VoteSwiftiesUK
Mixers #VoteMixersUK
Vampettes #VoteVampettesUK

The international music categories are also battling it out this year with Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, The Weeknd and Drake all nominated for Favourite Male Singer and Favourite Song of the Year.

Brit sensation Adele sees more awards on the horizon with two international nominations for Favourite Female Singer and Favourite Song of the Year, along with One Direction who vie to win Favourite Music Group for the fourth year in a row.

Meanwhile, it’s not just Taylor Swift’s cats getting the cream this year as their owner is up for three international nominations for Favourite Female Singer, Favourite Song of the Year and Favourite Collaboration, rivalling Selena Gomez who’s been nominated for Favourite Voice from an Animated Movie, Favourite Female Singer and Favourite Collaboration.

The international nominees and categories for the 2016 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards are:


Favourite TV Show
Austin & Ally
Girl Meets World
Henry Danger
Lab Rats
The Thundermans


Favourite Family TV Show
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Modern Family
Once Upon a Time
The Big Bang Theory
The Flash
The Muppets


Favourite Male TV Star – Kids’ Show

·       Aidan Gallagher – Nicky Harper (Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn)

·       Casey Simpson – Ricky Harper (Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn)

·       Jace Norman – Henry Hart (Henry Danger)

·       Jack Griffo – Max Thunderman (The Thundermans)

·       Ross Lynch – Austin Moon (Austin & Ally)

·       Tyrel Jackson Williams – Leo Dooley (Lab Rats)


Favourite Male TV Star – Family Show

·       Anthony Anderson – Andre ‘Dre’ Johnson (Black-ish)

·       Ben McKenzie – James Gordon (Gotham)

·       Grant Gustin – Barry Allen (The Flash)

·       Jim Parsons – Sheldon Cooper (The Big Bang Theory)

·       Johnny Galecki – Leonard Hofstadter (The Big Bang Theory)

·       Rico Rodriguez – Manny Delgado (Modern Family)


Favourite Female TV Star – Kids’ Show

·       Debby Ryan – Jessie Prescott (Jessie)

·       Dove Cameron – Liv Rooney (Liv and Maddie)

·       Kira Kosarin – Phoebe Thunderman (The Thundermans)

·       Laura Marano – Ally Dawson (Austin & Ally)

·       Lizzy Greene – Dawn Harper (Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn)

·       Zendaya – K.C. Cooper (K.C. Undercover)


Favourite Female TV Star – Family Show

·       Chloe Bennet – Daisy “Skye” Johnson (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.)

·       Jennifer Morrison – Emma Swan (Once Upon a Time)

·       Kaley Cuoco – Penny Hofstadter (The Big Bang Theory)

·       Ming-Na Wen – Melinda May (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.)

·       Sarah Hyland – Haley Dunphy (Modern Family)

·       Sofia Vergara – Gloria Delgado-Pritchett (Modern Family)


Favourite Talent Competition Show

·       America’s Got Talent

·       American Idol

·       Dance Moms

·       Dancing with the Stars

·       The Voice


Favourite Cooking Show

·       Cake Boss

·       Cake Wars

·       Chopped Junior

·       Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

·       Hell’s Kitchen

·       MasterChef Junior


Favourite Cartoon

·       ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks

·       Gravity Falls

·       Ninjago

·       Phineas & Ferb

·       SpongeBob SquarePants

·       Steven Universe

·       Teen Titans Go!

·       The Amazing World of Gumball


Favourite Movie

·       Ant-Man

·       Avengers: Age of Ultron

·       Cinderella

·       Daddy’s Home

·       Jurassic World

·       Pitch Perfect 2

·       Star Wars: The Force Awakens

·       The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2


Favourite Movie Actor

·       Chris Evans – Steve Rogers/Captain America (Avengers: Age of Ultron)

·       Chris Hemsworth – Thor (Avengers: Age of Ultron)

·       Chris Pratt – Owen (Jurassic World)

·       John Boyega – Finn (Star Wars: The Force Awakens)

·       Robert Downey Jr. – Tony Stark/Iron Man (Avengers: Age of Ultron)

·       Will Ferrell – Brad Whitaker (Daddy’s Home)


Favourite Movie Actress

·       Anna Kendrick – Beca (Pitch Perfect 2)

·       Daisy Ridley – Rey (Star Wars: The Force Awakens)

·       Jennifer Lawrence – Katniss Everdeen (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2)

·       Lily James – Cinderella (Cinderella)

·       Rebel Wilson – Fat Amy (Pitch Perfect 2)

·       Scarlett Johansson – Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow (Avengers: Age of Ultron)


Favourite Animated Movie

·       Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip

·       Home

·       Hotel Transylvania 2

·       Inside Out

·       Minions

·       The Peanuts Movie


Favourite Voice from an Animated Movie

·       Amy Poehler – Joy (Inside Out)

·       Jennifer Lopez – Lucy (Home)

·       Jim Parsons – Oh (Home)

·       Justin Long – Alvin (Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip)

·       Sandra Bullock – Scarlet Overkill (Minions)

·       Selena Gomez- Mavis (Hotel Transylvania 2)


Favourite Music Group

·       Fall Out Boy

·       Fifth Harmony

·       Imagine Dragons

·       Maroon 5

·       One Direction

·       Pentatonix


Favourite Male Singer

·       Blake Shelton

·       Drake

·       Ed Sheeran

·       Justin Bieber

·       Nick Jonas

·       The Weeknd


Favourite Female Singer

·       Adele

·       Ariana Grande

·       Meghan Trainor

·       Nicki Minaj

·       Selena Gomez

·       Taylor Swift


Favourite Song of The Year

·       Bad Blood (feat. Kendrick Lamar) – Taylor Swift

·       Can’t Feel My Face – The Weeknd

·       Hello – Adele

·       Hotline Bling – Drake

·       Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran

·       What Do You Mean? – Justin Bieber


Favourite New Artists

·       Alessia Cara

·       DNCE

·       OMI

·       Shawn Mendes

·       Silento



Favourite Collaboration

·       Bad Blood – Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar

·       Downtown – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Eric Nally, Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee and Grandmaster Caz

·       Good For You – Selena Gomez feat. A$AP Rocky

·       Like I’m Gonna Lose You – Meghan Trainor feat. John Legend

·       See You Again – Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth

·       Where Are Ü Now – Skrillex, Justin Bieber & Diplo


Favourite Book

·       Diary of a Minecraft Zombie

·       Diary of a Wimpy Kid series

·       Harry Potter series

·       Star Wars: Absolutely Everything You Need To Know

·       The Hunger Games series

·       The Maze Runner series


Favourite Video Game

·       Disney Infinity 3.0

·       Just Dance 2016

·       Minecraft: Story Mode

·       Skylander SuperChargers

·       SpongeBob HeroPants

·       Super Mario Maker


The 2016 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards will take place The “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, Californiaon Saturday, 12th March. Hosted by Country Music star and coach on the Emmy winning NBC’s The Voice, Blake Shelton, the awards will honour favourites from the worlds of film, music and television, giving kids a front-row seat to slime, stunts and celebrities.  The show will be seen by kids around the globe on Nickelodeon channels in more than 180+ countries and territories. Fans can join in on the slime-fest by going to, the official destination for everything Kids’ Choice Awards, for hilarious videos, quizzes, photo galleries and get the latest KCA news on this year’s show and nominees. International sponsors of the 2016 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards include Heelys and the brand new comedy blockbuster ‘KUNG FU PANDA 3.’ The 2016Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards is produced by Nickelodeon Productions. Executive producers are Elizabeth Kelly, Michael Dempsey, Shelly Sumpter Gillyard and Jay Schmalholz.



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