2016 Kids' Choice Awards
|2016 Kids Choice Awards|
|Date||March 12, 2016|
|Hosted by||Blake Shelton|
and Shelly Sumpter Gillyard
|Directed by||Joe DeMaio|
The 29th Annual Kids' Choice Awards was held live on March 12, 2016, at the The Forum in Inglewood, California live on Nickelodeon and either live or on tape delay across all of Nickelodeon's international networks and also served as a full-length TV movie. Country singer Blake Shelton hosted the ceremony. A simulcast was also carried in the United States on sister channels Nicktoons, TeenNick, TV Land, and CMT, as well as on Nick Radio, to maximize ratings numbers, the show drew 3,321,000 on Nickelodeon and 4.426 million on all the channels put together. This is the earliest Kids' Choice Awards ceremony date to take place, with the former latest being the 1989 ceremony on June 25, 1989.
There was one award that wasn't announced during the ceremony, the award for Favorite Male TV Star – Kids Show. However, Ross Lynch won the award after the ceremony ended. A new series, School of Rock, which is based on the 2003 film of the same name, premiered after the ceremony.
- Pre-show host
- Charlie Puth and Wiz Khalifa – "One Call Away" / "See You Again"
- Silentó - "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)"
- DNCE – "Cake by the Ocean"
- Will Arnett presented a preview of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
- Ellen DeGeneres presented Favorite Animated Movie
- John Stamos and Keke Palmer presented Favorite Movie
- Anthony Anderson and Heidi Klum presented Favorite Female TV Star – Kids Show
- Neel Sethi and Brec Bassinger presented Favorite Talent Competition
- The cast of Dance Moms introduced Charlie Puth and Wiz Khalifa
- Meghan Trainor and Grant Gustin presented Favorite TV Show
- Martin Tyler, Alan Smith and the cast of Game Shakers presented Favorite Voice From an Animated Movie
- Dove Cameron and Rob Gronkowski presented Favorite Music Group
- Jason Sudeikis and Josh Gad presented a preview of The Angry Birds Movie
- Lizzy Greene introduced Silentó
- Debby Ryan and Sarah Hyland presented Favorite Cooking Show
- Chris Evans and Robert Downey, Jr. presented a preview of Captain America: Civil War
- Laura Marano and Chloe Bennet introduced DNCE
Other appearances include:
- Pharrell Williams
- Adam Levine
- Selena Gomez
- Michael J. Fox
- Christopher Lloyd
- Thomas F. Wilson
- Elisabeth Shue
- Nick Jonas
- Rico Rodriguez
- Cameron Dallas
- Bethany Mota
- Jace Norman
- The nominees were announced on February 2, 2016.
- Six new categories were added which are "Favorite Cooking Show", "Favorite Collaboration", "Favorite Male TV Star – Kids' Show", "Favorite Male TV Star – Family Show", "Favorite Female TV Star – Kids' Show", and "Favorite Female TV Star – Family Show". Winners are listed in bold.
Favorite Movie Actor
Favorite Movie Actress
Favorite Animated Movie
Favorite Voice From an Animated Movie
Favorite TV Show
Favorite Family TV Show
Favorite Male TV Star – Kids Show
Favorite Male TV Star – Family Show
Favorite Female TV Star – Kids Show
Favorite Female TV Star – Family Show
Favorite Talent Competition
Favorite Cooking Show
Favorite Music Group
Favorite Male Singer
Favorite Female Singer
Favorite Song Of The Year
Favorite New Artist
Favorite Video Game
Favorite Asian Sports Star
Favorite Pinoy Personality
Favorite Brazilian Artist
Favorite French singer
Favorite Italian Singer
Favorite Italian Youtuber
- Sofia Viscardi
- Alberico de Giglio
- Antony di Francesco
- Leonardo Decarli
Germany, Austria, Switzerland
- Julien Bam
- Dagi Bee
The Netherlands & Belgium
Favorite Dutch Celebrity
Favorite Flemish Celebrity
- Acid (Belgium)
- Beautynezz (The Netherlands)
- Dylan Haegens (The Netherlands)
- Enzo Knol (The Netherlands)
- Furtjuh (The Netherlands)
- Unagize (Belgium)
Favorite Polish Star
Favorite Music Act
- Lucía Gil
- Sweet California
UK & Ireland
UK Favourite Music Act
UK Favourite Tipster
UK Favourite Fan Family
UK Favourite Famous Cat
UK Favourite Sports Star
UK Favourite Breakthrough Vlogger
UK Favourite Music Video
- Blake Shelton- The host was the mystery celebrity slimed at the end of the show.
- Fifth Harmony- The girls were slimed whilst collecting the 'Best Female Group'award.
Middle East and North Africa
Favorite Arab Act
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- Official website
- Kids' Choice Awards Nominees
- Kids' Choice Awards Winners
- Kids' Choice Awards UK edition