Kids' Choice Awards: Adele, Justin Bieber, 'Star Wars' Among Nominees

3:10 PM 2/18/2016

by THR staff

'Modern Family' and 'The Big Bang Theory' also are up for multiple awards.

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Adele, Justin Bieber, Jennifer Lawrence, Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez and Star Wars: The Force Awakens stars Daisy Ridley and John Boyega are among the famous faces nominated for the 2016 Kids' Choice Awards, which will be handed out March 12 in a live telecast on Nickelodeon.

The show, hosted by Blake Shelton, also features two new categories this year: favorite collaboration and favorite cooking show. Voting kicks off Tuesday, and the awards will be handed out live at 8 p.m. ET (tape-delayed PT) from the Forum in Inglewood, Calif.

Among the TV categories, Modern Family and The Big Bang Theory topped the noms list with four apiece. Swift, Bieber and Gomez are all tied for the most mentions in the music categories with three apiece.

"I'm so excited and honored to be nominated for another three Kids’ Choice Awards," Bieber told The Hollywood Reporter exclusively. "I have the best fans in the world; thank you all so much. And thanks to Nickelodeon for all the love and support over the years.”

  • Favorite TV Show

    The Thundermans (WINNER)
    Austin & Ally
    Girl Meets World
    Henry Danger
    Lab Rats: Bionic Island


  • Favorite Family TV Show

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


  • Favorite Male TV Star – Kids’ Show

    Ross Lynch – Austin Moon, Austin & Ally (WINNER)
    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
    Tyrel Jackson Williams – Leo Dooley, Lab Rats: Bionic Island

  • Favorite Male TV Star – Family Show

    Jim Parsons – Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory (WINNER)
    Anthony Anderson – Andre 'Dre' Johnson, Black-ish
    Ben McKenzie – James Gordon, Gotham
    Grant Gustin – Barry Allen, The Flash
    Johnny Galecki – Leonard Hofstadter, The Big Bang Theory
    Rico Rodriguez – Manny Delgado, Modern Family

  • Favorite Female TV Star – Kids’ Show

    Zendaya – K.C. Cooper, K.C. Undercover (WINNER)
    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


  • Favorite Female TV Star – Family Show

    Sofia Vergara – Gloria Delgado-PritchettModern Family (WINNER)
    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


  • Favorite Talent Competition Show

    The Voice (WINNER)
    Got Talent
    American Idol
    Dancing With the Stars


  • Favorite Cooking Show

    Cake Boss (WINNER) 
    Cake Wars
    Chopped Junior
    Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
    Hell’s Kitchen
    MasterChef Junior

  • Favorite Cartoon

    SpongeBob SquarePants (WINNER)
    ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks
    Gravity Falls
    Phineas & Ferb
    Steven Universe
    Teen Titans Go!
    The Amazing World of Gumball

  • Favorite Movie

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens (WINNER)

    Avengers: Age of Ultron
    Daddy’s Home
    Jurassic World
    Pitch Perfect 2
    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2

  • Favorite Movie Actor

    Will Ferrell – Brad Whitaker, Daddy’s Home (WINNER)
    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


  • Favorite Movie Actress

    Jennifer Lawrence – Katniss EverdeenThe Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2 (WINNER)
    Anna Kendrick – Beca, Pitch Perfect 2
    Daisy Ridley – Rey, Star Wars: The Force Awakens
    Lily James – Cinderella, Cinderella
    Rebel Wilson – Fat Amy, Pitch Perfect 2
    Scarlett Johansson – Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow, Avengers: Age of Ultron

  • Favorite Animated Movie

    Hotel Transylvania 2 (WINNER)

    Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip
    Inside Out
    The Peanuts Movie

  • Favorite Voice From an Animated Movie

    Amy Poehler – Joy, Inside Out (WINNER)
    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

  • Favorite Music Group

    Fifth Harmony (WINNER)
    Fall Out Boy
    Imagine Dragons
    Maroon 5
    One Direction

  • Favorite Male Singer

    Justin Bieber (WINNER)
    Blake Shelton
    Ed Sheeran
    Nick Jonas
    The Weeknd

  • Favorite Female Singer

    Ariana Grande (WINNER) 
    Meghan Trainor
    Nicki Minaj
    Selena Gomez
    Taylor Swift

  • Favorite Song Of The Year

    "Hello" – Adele (WINNER)
    "Bad Blood" (feat. Kendrick Lamar) – Taylor Swift
    "Can’t Feel My Face" – The Weeknd
    "Hotline Bling" – Drake
    "Thinking Out Loud" – Ed Sheeran
    "What Do You Mean?" – Justin Bieber

  • Favorite New Artist

    Shawn Mendes (WINNER)
    Alessia Cara
    Walk the Moon

  • Favorite Collaboration

    "See You Again" – Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth (WINNER)
    "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
    "Where Are Ü Now" – Skrillex, Justin Bieber & Diplo

  • Favorite Book

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid series (WINNER)
    Diary of a Minecraft Zombie
    Harry Potter series
    Star Wars: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know
    The Hunger Games series
    Maze Runner series

  • Favorite Video Game

    Just Dance 2016 (WINNER)
    Disney Infinity 3.0
    Minecraft: Story Mode
    Skylander SuperChargers
    SpongeBob HeroPants
    Super Mario Maker