Teen Choice Awards Nominations 2016: See First Wave Of Nominees – FULL LIST!

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Teen Choice Awards 2016 Nominations

By Andrew Shuster

Teen Choice Awards 2016 Nominations


The 2016 Teen Choice Awards nominations were announced on Tuesday! Check out the list below!

The annual award show reveals its nominees in “waves,” with the first group of nominations for the upcoming ceremony having just been revealed. “Pretty Little Liars” leads the television category with six nominations, while Captain America: Civil War and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice are the frontrunners in the movie category with four nominations each. Leading the music category are Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez, both of whom tied with three nominations each.

Bieber scored nods for Choice Male Artist, Choice Song and Choice Male Hottie, while Gomez nabbed similar nods for Choice Female Artist, Choice Song and Choice Female Hottie.

Voting is officially open at TeenChoice.com, and fans will be able to vote for their favorites in television, music, film, sports, fashion, comedy and digital until June 2. The awards show’s host, performers, presenters and second and third wave of nominees will be announced soon. The 2016 Teen Choice Awards will air live July 31 on FOX. Check out the first wave of nominees below!


Choice Movie: Action/Adventure
In the Heart of the Sea
Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
The Divergent Series: Allegiant
The Jungle Book

Choice Movie Actor: Action/Adventure
Chris Hemsworth – In the Heart of the Sea
Dylan O’Brien – Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
Neel Sethi – The Jungle Book
Ryan Reynolds – Deadpool
Theo James – The Divergent Series: Allegiant

Choice Movie Actress: Action/Adventure
Charlotte Riley – In the Heart of the Sea
Kaya Scodelario – Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
Lea Seydoux – Spectre
Morena Baccarin – Deadpool
Shailene Woodley – The Divergent Series: Allegiant

Choice Movie: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Captain America: Civil War
Fantastic Four
Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2
The Huntsman: Winter’s War

Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Ben Affleck – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Chris Evans – Captain America: Civil War
Chris Hemsworth – The Huntsman: Winter’s War
Henry Cavill – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Josh Hutcherson – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2
Robert Downey Jr. – Captain America: Civil War

Choice Movie Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Amy Adams – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Charlize Theron – The Huntsman: Winter’s War
Chloe Grace Moretz – The 5th Wave
Daisy Ridley – Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens
Jennifer Lawrence – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2
Scarlett Johansson – Captain America: Civil War

Choice Movie: Drama
Miracles from Heaven
Point Break
10 Cloverfield Lane
Straight Outta Compton
The Martian

Choice Movie Actor: Drama
Jacob Tremblay – Room
Leonardo DiCaprio – The Revenant
Matt Damon – The Martian
Michael B. Jordan – Creed
O’Shea Jackson Jr. – Straight Outta Compton
Taron Egerton – Eddie The Eagle

Choice Movie Actress: Drama
Alicia Vikander – The Danish Girl
Brie Larson – Room
Jennifer Garner – Miracles from Heaven
Jennifer Lawrence – Joy
Jessica Chastain – The Martian
Tessa Thompson – Creed

Choice Movie: Comedy
Barbershop: The Next Cut
Mother’s Day
Mr. Right
Ride Along 2
The Intern
Zoolander 2

Choice Movie Actor: Comedy
Ice Cube – Barbershop: The Next Cut, Ride Along 2
Jordan Peele – Keanu
Keegan-Michael Key – Keanu
Kevin Hart – Ride Along 2
Will Ferrell – Daddy’s Home
Zac Efron – Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising

Choice Movie Actress: Comedy
Jennifer Aniston – Mother’s Day
Anna Kendrick – Mr. Right
Chloe Grace Moretz – Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
Anne Hathaway – The Intern
Melissa McCarthy – The Boss
Nicki Minaj – Barbershop: The Next Cut


Choice TV Show: Drama
“Grey’s Anatomy”
“Pretty Little Liars”
“Shades of Blue”

Choice TV Actor: Drama
Ben McKenzie – “Gotham”
Ian Harding – “Pretty Little Liars”
Jussie Smollett – “Empire”
Keegan Allen – “Pretty Little Liars”
Terrence Howard – “Empire”
Tyler Blackburn – “Pretty Little Liars”

Choice TV Actress: Drama
Ashley Benson – “Pretty Little Liars”
Jennifer Lopez – “Shades of Blue”
Kerry Washington – “Scandal”
Maia Mitchell – “The Fosters”
Taraji P. Henson – “Empire”
Troian Bellisario – “Pretty Little Liars”

Choice TV Show: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
“Once Upon a Time”
“The Flash”
“The Vampire Diaries”

Choice TV Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Andrew Lincoln – “The Walking Dead”
Grant Gustin – “The Flash”
Ian Somerhalder – “The Vampire Diaries”
Jared Padalecki – “Supernatural”
Joseph Morgan – “The Originals”
Paul Wesley – “The Vampire Diaries”

Choice TV Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Candice King – “The Vampire Diaries”
Emily Bett Rickards – “Arrow”
Danielle Panabaker – “The Flash”
Eliza Taylor – “The 100”
Kat Graham – “The Vampire Diaries”
Lana Parrilla – “Once Upon a Time”

Choice TV Show: Comedy
“Austin & Ally”
“Jane the Virgin”
“Liv and Maddie”
“Modern Family”
“Fuller House”
“Scream Queens”

Choice TV Actor: Comedy
Andy Samberg – “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”
Anthony Anderson – “Black-ish”
Jaime Camil – “Jane the Virgin”
Jim Parsons – “The Big Bang Theory”
Ross Lynch – “Austin & Ally”
Taylor Lautner – “Cuckoo”

Choice TV Actress: Comedy
Candace Cameron Bure – “Fuller House”
Dove Cameron – “Liv and Maddie “
Emma Roberts – “Scream Queens”
Gina Rodriguez – “Jane the Virgin”
Laura Marano – “Austin & Ally”
Lea Michele – “Scream Queens”

Choice TV: Animated Show
“Descendants: Wicked World”
“Family Guy”
“Gravity Falls”
“Over the Garden Wall”
“Steven Universe”
“The Simpsons”

Choice TV: Reality Show
“Mob Wives”
“Dance Moms”
“Keeping Up with the Kardashians”
“MasterChef Junior”
“The Voice”
“Total Divas”


Choice Male Artist
Charlie Puth
Justin Bieber
Nick Jonas
Shawn Mendes
Zayn Malik

Choice Female Artist
Ariana Grande
Demi Lovato
Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift

Choice Music Group
5 Seconds of Summer
Fall Out Boy
Fifth Harmony
One Direction
The Chainsmokers

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist
Iggy Azalea
Jason Derulo
Nicki Minaj
The Weeknd

Choice Country Artist
Blake Shelton
Carrie Underwood
Hunter Hayes
Kelsea Ballerini
Luke Bryan
Sam Hunt

Choice Song: Female Artist
Adele – “Hello”
Ariana Grande – “Dangerous Woman”
Demi Lovato – “Confident”
Meghan Trainor – “NO”
Selena Gomez – “Hands To Myself”
Taylor Swift – “New Romantics”

Choice Song: Male Artist
Charlie Puth – “One Call Away”
Flo Rida – “My House”
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
Nick Jonas – “Close” (feat. Tove Lo)
Troye Sivan – “YOUTH”
Zayn Malik – “PILLOWTALK”

Choice Song: Group
5 Seconds of Summer – “She’s Kinda Hot”
DNCE – “Cake By The Ocean”
Fifth Harmony – “Work from Home” (feat. Ty Dolla $ign)
One Direction – “Home”
The Vamps – “Wake Up”
twenty one pilots – “Stressed Out”


Choice Female Hottie
Gigi Hadid
Selena Gomez
Demi Lovato
Hailey Baldwin
Kendall Jenner
Bella Thorne

Choice Male Hottie
Austin Mahone
Cameron Dallas
Harry Styles
Jussie Smollett
Justin Bieber
Zayn Malik


Choice Comedian
Aziz Ansari
Ellen DeGeneres
James Corden
Jimmy Fallon
Jordan Doww
Kevin Hart

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