'Twilight: Eclipse,' 'Glee' Top Teen Choice Nominations
The first nominees have been announced for this year's Teen Choice Awards.
On the film side, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse tops the nominations with 12, including choice sci-fi/fantasy movie, choice movie actor for Taylor Lautner and Robert Pattinson and choice movie actress for Kristen Stewart. The Hangover Part II, which has already surpassed the original film in total box office coin, earned six noms.
On the television side, Fox hit Glee led the nominees with nine, including choice TV comedy, choice TV actor for Cory Monteith, choice TV villain for Jane Lynch and choice TV female scene stealer for Dianna Agron and Amber Riley. CW staple The Vampire Diaries followed with seven nominations.
Teen stars Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez also earned six nominations in the first wave of Teen Choice nominees.
Vying for the top action movie prize is Fast Five, starring Vin Diesel and Paul Walker, Unstoppable with Chris Pine and Denzel Washington, Faster with Dwayne Johnson, the comic book-based Scott Pilgrim vs. the World starring Michael Cera and the Angelina Jolie-Johnny Depp drama The Tourist. Super 8, the J.J. Abrams-helmed creature feature will have to fend off X-Men: First Class, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides and Eclipse for choice sci-fi/fantasy film.
Oscar favorite Black Swan, which won Natalie Portman an Academy Award earlier this year, will compete with Limitless, The Roommate, Water for Elephants and Soul Surfer for the top drama prize. Easy A, which earned Emma Stone a Golden Globe nom, Just Go With it, Life as We Know It, No Strings Attached (another Portman film) and Something Borrowed, based on the Emily Giffin book, are among the nominated romantic comedy flicks. Laughers fighting for a surfboard include: the just-released Bad Teacher, Bridesmaids, Due Date, Little Fockers and The Other Guys.
TV shows eyeing victories include Burn Notice, Teen Wolf, Hawaii Five-0, Nikita, Fringe, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Make it or Break it, Gossip Girl, Chuck and NCIS: LA. NBC's summer hit The Voice is also well-represented in the unscripted categories, with musician coaches Christina Aguilera and Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine duking it out for choice TV personality.
In music, Justin Bieber, Cee Lo Green, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert are among just a few of the nominees. With the "choice twit" category, the Teen Choice Awards have nominated Bieber, Ashton Kutcher, Demi Lovato, Ellen DeGeneres ... and Homer Simpson?
Fans aged 13-19 can vote once every day in each category, beginning Wednesday. Performers, presenters and more nominees will be announced shortly.
The Teen Choice Awards airs live Sunday, Aug. 7 on Fox.
Here is the complete list of nominees for the first wave of Teen Choice:
Choice Movie: Action
“Scott Pilgrim vs. the World”
Choice Movie Actor: Action
Michael Cera, “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World”
Johnny Depp, “The Tourist”
Vin Diesel, “Fast Five”
Dwayne Johnson, “Fast Five”
Paul Walker, “Fast Five”
Choice Movie Actress: Action
Jordana Brewster, “Fast Five”
Rosario Dawson, “Unstoppable”
Carla Gugino, “Faster”
Angelina Jolie, “The Tourist”
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World”
Choice Movie: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1”
“Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides”
“The Twilight Saga: Eclipse”
“X-Men: First Class"
Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Johnny Depp, “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides”
Taylor Lautner, “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse”
Robert Pattinson, “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse”
Daniel Radcliffe, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1”
Ryan Reynolds, “Green Lantern”
Choice Movie Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Penelope Cruz, “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides”
Elle Fanning, “Super 8”
Blake Lively, “Green Lantern”
Kristen Stewart, “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse”
Emma Watson, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1”
Choice Movie: Drama
“Water for Elephants”
For the rest of the nominees, go to the following page.