Jordan Banjo and Perri Kiely will take on Hollywood for the third time as the UK hosts of the 2016 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards. Pop Scoop caught up with the duo to chat about their return as hosts, they spoke to presenter Harry Seaton about their love for Directioners and Beliebers and tips on becoming a host to name but a few. Watch below!

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 the gossip from this year’s Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards to UK viewers. The 2016 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards will air in the UK on Sunday 13th March from 5:00pm on Nickelodeon.

“We can’t believe we’re going to be the UK hosts for the third time, what an honour!” said Jordan Banjo. “This year’s awards will be huge so we’re going to make sure viewers at home get all the backstage action and don’t miss a thing.”

“We’re really looking forward to getting back on the orange carpet – it’s becoming a home from home now,” said Perri Kiely. “The KCA’s better watch out, we’re back again and who knows what will happen?”

This year, super-sized surprises will take over the Kids’ Choice Awards. Hosted by Country Music superstar 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.

The presenting International sponsors for the 2016 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards are Heelys and the brand new comedy blockbuster ‘KUNG FU PANDA 3.’

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

·       Jessie

·       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