First Wave of Nominees Announced for Teen Choice 2016

The first wave of nominees have been announced for Teen Choice 2016!

As expected, Pretty Little Liars leads the pack with six nods, followed by The Vampire Diaries with five. FOX’s own Empire earned four, and Scream Queens, Jane the Virgin, and The Flash each received three. For the movie categories, Captain America: Civil War and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice received four nominations, with Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber tied with three nominations in the music categories.

Voting is officially open via TeenChoice.com, the FOX NOW app and Twitter. Starting today through Thursday, June 2 at 12:00 PM PT, fans can vote once each day per category, per platform user ID, for their favorite TEEN CHOICE 2016 Wave One nominees. Vote via Twitter by tweeting a category hashtag (please see below) with the nominees name (either @nominee or if the nominee does not have a Twitter account use #nominee). You may only vote for one Teen Choice nominee per Tweet.

Teen Choice 2016 airs Sunday, July 31st @ 8PM ET/PT on FOX.

More information will be announced at a later date.

 

Following are “Wave One” categories and nominees for TEEN CHOICE 2016:

MOVIES

Choice Movie: Action/Adventure (#ChoiceActionMovie)

  • “Deadpool”
  • “In the Heart of the Sea”
  • “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials”
  • “Spectre”
  • “The Divergent Series: Allegiant”
  • “The Jungle Book”

 

Choice Movie Actor: Action/Adventure (#ChoiceActionMovieActor)

  • 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 (#ChoiceActionMovieActress)

  • Charlotte Riley – “In the Heart of the Sea”
  • Kaya Scodelario – “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials”
  • Léa Seydoux – “Spectre”
  • Morena Baccarin – “Deadpool”
  • Shailene Woodley – “The Divergent Series: Allegiant”

 

Choice Movie: Sci-Fi/Fantasy (#ChoiceSciFiMovie)

  • “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 (#ChoiceSciFiMovieActor)

  • 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 (#ChoiceSciFiMovieActress)

  • Amy Adams – “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”
  • Charlize Theron – “The Huntsman: Winter’s War”
  • Chloë 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 (#ChoiceDramaMovie)

  • “Creed”
  • “Miracles from Heaven”
  • “Point Break”
  • “10 Cloverfield Lane”
  • “Straight Outta Compton”
  • “The Martian”

 

Choice Movie Actor: Drama (#ChoiceDramaMovieActor)

  • 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 (#ChoiceDramaMovieActress)

  • 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 (#ChoiceComedyMovie)

  • “Barbershop: The Next Cut”
  • “Mother’s Day”
  • “Mr. Right”
  • “Ride Along 2”
  • “The Intern”
  •  “Zoolander 2”

 

Choice Movie Actor: Comedy (#ChoiceComedyMovieActor)

  • 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 (#ChoiceComedyMovieActress)

  • Jennifer Aniston – “Mother’s Day”
  • Anna Kendrick – “Mr. Right”
  • Chloë Grace Moretz – “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising”
  • Anne Hathaway – “The Intern”
  • Melissa McCarthy – “The Boss”
  • Nicki Minaj – “Barbershop: The Next Cut”

 

TELEVISION

Choice TV Show: Drama (#ChoiceDramaTVShow)

  • “Empire”
  • “Gotham”
  • “Grey’s Anatomy”
  • “Pretty Little Liars”
  • “Rosewood”
  • “Shades of Blue”

 

Choice TV Actor: Drama (#ChoiceDramaTVActor)

  • 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 (#ChoiceDramaTVActress)

  • 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 (#ChoiceSciFiTVShow)

  • “Arrow”
  • “iZombie”
  • “Once Upon a Time”
  • “Supernatural”
  • “The Flash”
  • “The Vampire Diaries”

 

Choice TV Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy (#ChoiceSciFiTVActor)

  • 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 (#ChoiceSciFiTVActress)

  • 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 (#ChoiceComedyTVShow)

  • “Austin & Ally”
  • “Jane the Virgin”
  • “Liv and Maddie”
  • “Modern Family”
  • “Fuller House”
  • “Scream Queens”

 

Choice TV Actor: Comedy (#ChoiceComedyTVActor)

  • 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 (#ChoiceComedyTVActress)

  • 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 (#ChoiceAnimatedTVShow)

  • “Descendants: Wicked World”
  • “Family Guy”
  • “Gravity Falls”
  • “Over the Garden Wall”
  • “Steven Universe”
  • “The Simpsons”

 

Choice TV: Reality Show (#ChoiceRealityTVShow)

  • “Mob Wives”
  • “Dance Moms”
  • “Keeping Up with the Kardashians”
  • “MasterChef Junior”
  • “The Voice”
  • “Total Divas”

 

MUSIC

Choice Male Artist (#ChoiceMaleArtist)

  • Charlie Puth
  • Drake
  • Justin Bieber
  • Nick Jonas
  • Shawn Mendes
  • Zayn Malik

 

Choice Female Artist (#ChoiceFemaleArtist)

  • Ariana Grande
  • Beyoncé
  • Demi Lovato
  • Rihanna
  • Selena Gomez
  • Taylor Swift

 

Choice Music Group: (#ChoiceMusicGroup)

  • 5 Seconds of Summer
  • DNCE
  • Fall Out Boy
  • Fifth Harmony
  • One Direction
  • The Chainsmokers

 

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist (#ChoiceRBHipHopArtist)

  • Beyoncé
  • Drake
  • Iggy Azalea
  • Jason Derulo
  • Nicki Minaj
  • The Weeknd

 

Choice Country Artist (#ChoiceCountryArtist)

  • Blake Shelton
  • Carrie Underwood
  • Hunter Hayes
  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • Luke Bryan
  • Sam Hunt

 

Choice Song: Female Artist (#ChoiceSongFemaleArtist)

  • 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 (#ChoiceSongMaleArtist)

  • 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 (#ChoiceSongGroup)

  • 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”

 

FASHION

Choice Female Hottie (#ChoiceFemaleHottie)

  • Gigi Hadid
  • Selena Gomez
  • Demi Lovato
  • Hailey Baldwin
  • Kendall Jenner
  • Bella Thorne

 

Choice Male Hottie (#ChoiceMaleHottie)

  • Austin Mahone
  • Cameron Dallas
  • Harry Styles
  • Jussie Smollett
  • Justin Bieber
  • Zayn Malik

 

OTHER

Choice Comedian (#ChoiceComedian)

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

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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