2015 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards airs tonight

By Chris Glassford

Votes are lining up and the stage is being set for the 28th Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards which airs on YTV tonight at 8 p.m. Hosting this years awards ceremony is American actor and musician Nick Jonas of the Jonas Brothers band.

In the favourite movie category, The Amazing Spiderman 2 takes on Guardians of the Galaxy, The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay pt 1, Maleficent, Teanage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Transformers: Age of Extinction.

Will Arnett is up against Steve Carell, Jamie Foxx, Hugh Jackman, Ben Stiller and Mark Wahlberg for favourite movie actor.

The ever so talented Cameron Diaz will face off against Megan Fox, Jennifer Garner, Emma Stone, Angelina Jolie and her co-star Elle Fanning (Maleficent) in the favourite movie actress category.

The nominees for the favourite male action star include Chris Evans, Andrew Garfield, Liam Hemsworth, Hugh Jackman, Chris Pratt and Channing Tatum.

For the favourite female action star, nominees include Halle Barry, Scarlett Johansson, Jennifer Lawerence, Evangeline Lilly, Ellen Page and Zoe Saldana.

The favourite animated movie category nominees are Big Hero 6, How to Train Your Dragon 2, The Lego Movie, Penguins of Madagascar, Rio 2 and Spongebob Movie: Sponge out of Water.

Villains are pinned against each-other in the favourite villain category with nominees such as Cameron Diaz (Miss Hannigan; Annie), Jamie Fox (Electro; The Amazing Spider-Man 2), Angelina Jolie (Maleficent), Lee Pace (Ronan the Accuser; Guardians of the Galaxy), Meryl Streep (The Witch; Into the Woods) and Donald Sutherland (President Snow; The Hunger Games).

The awards are not limited to movies, in-fact a big portion of the awards are also for television shows.

Favourite kids TV show nominees include Austin & Ally, Dog with a Blog, Every Witch Way, Henry Danger, Jessie, and ‘Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn’.

Reality show nominations are American Ninja Warrior, Cupcake Wars, Dance Moms, Master Chef Junior, Shark Tank and Wipeout.

The family favourite TV show nominees are Agents of S.H.E.I.L.D, The Big Bang Theory, The Flash, Gotham, Modern Family and Once Upon A Time.

Favourite cartoon TV Show nominations include Adventure Time, The Fairly Odd Parents, Phineas and Ferb, Spongebob SquarePants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Teen Titans Go.

America’s Got Talent goes up against America’s Next Top Model, The Voice, So You Think You Can Dance, Dancing with the Stars and American Idol for Kids Choice favourite talent competition show.

Nominees for the category of favourite TV actor include Jack Griffo, Grant Gustin (The Flash), Benjamin Flores Jr. (Haunted Hathaways), Ross Lynch (Austin & Ally), Charlie McDermott (The Middle) and Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory).

Lastly in the TV categories, favourite TV Actress nominees are Chloe Bennett, Kira Kosarin, Laura Marano, Jennifer Morrison and Debbie Ryan.

Other categories include favourite music group, song of the year, favourite male singer, favourite female singer, favourite new artist, favourite book and lastly most addicting game.

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