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The Kids’ Choice Awards are less than a month away. On Tuesday, social media and YouTube star, Liza Koshy announced the 2019 KCA nominees and that DJ Khaled would be hosting. From all of our usual favorites like Taylor Swift and Millie Bobbie Brown to some of the past year’s breakout starts and brand new shows and movies, all the best of 2019 is featured here. Check out the nominees below! (And look for the ✨ for a look at who we’re rooting for.)

Don’t forget to head to to vote for all of your favorites. 

Favorite Global Music Star

Africa: Davido
Australia/New Zealand: Troye Sivan
Europe: David Guetta
✨North America: Taylor Swift
Latin America: J Balvin
United Kingdom: HRVY

Favorite Funny TV Show

Fuller House
Henry Danger
Modern Family
✨Raven’s Home
The Big Bang Theory

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Favorite TV Drama

A Series of Unfortunate Events
✨Stranger Things
The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
The Flash
The Walking Dead

Favorite Reality TV Show

America’s Got Talent
American Idol
American Ninja Warrior
✨Dancing with the Stars: Juniors
Double Dare
The Voice

Favorite TV Host

Ellen Degeneres (Ellen’s Game of Games)
Kevin Hart (TKO: Total Knock Out)
Liza Koshy & Marc Summers (Double Dare)
✨Nick Cannon & JoJo Siwa (Lip Sync Battle Shorties)
Ryan Seacrest (American Idol)
Tyra Banks (America’s Got Talent)

Favorite TV Judges

Simon Cowell, Mel B, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel (America’s Got Talent)
Luke Bryan, Katy Perry, Lionel Richie (American Idol)
Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli, Carrie Ann Inaba (Dancing with the Stars)
Sean “Diddy” Combs, DJ Khaled, Meghan Trainor (The Four: Battle for Stardom)
Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Adam Levine, Blake Shelton (The Voice)
✨Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough, Ne-Yo (NBC’s World of Dance)

Favorite Cartoon

Alvin!!! and the Chipmunks
Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
✨Spongebob Squarepants
Teen Titans Go!
The Boss Baby: Back in Business
The Loud House

Favorite Male TV Star

✨Caleb McLaughlin (Lucas Sinclair, Stranger Things)
Grant Gustin ( Barry Allen/The Flash, The Flash)
Jace Norman (Henry Hart/Kid Danger, Henry Danger)
Jim Parsons (Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory)
Karan Brar (Ravi Ross, BUNK’D)
Neil Patrick Harris (Count Olaf, A Series of Unfortunate Events)

Favorite Female TV Star

Candace Cameron Bure (D.J. Tanner-Foller, Fuller House)
Kaley Cuoco (Penny, The Big Bang Theory)
Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven, Stranger Things)
Peyton Elizabeth Lee (Andi Mack, Andi Mack)
Raven-Symoné (Raven Baxter, Raven’s Home)
✨Zendaya (K.C. Cooper, K.C. Undercover)

Favorite Video Game

✨Just Dance 2019
LEGO The Incredibles
Marvel’s Spider-Man
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Super Mario Party

Favorite Movie

Avengers: Infinity War
Black Panther
✨Mary Poppins Returns
The Kissing Booth
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

Favorite Movie Actor

Chadwick Boseman (T’Challa/Black Panther, Black Panther)
Chris Evans (Steve Rogers/Captain America, Avengers: Infinity War)
Christ Hemsworth (Thor, Avengers: Infinity War)
Dwayne Johnson (Will Sawyer, Skyscraper)
Jason Momoa (Arthur Curry/Aquaman, Aquaman)
✨Noah Centineo (Peter Kavinsky, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before)

Favorite Movie Actress

Emily Blunt (Mary Poppins, Mary Poppins Returns)
Joey King (Shelly “Elle” Evans, The Kissing Booth)
Lupita Nyong’o (Nakia, Black Panther)
Rihanna (Nine Ball, Ocean’s 8)
Scarlett Johansson (Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow, Avengers: Infinity War)
✨Zoe Saldana (Gamora, Avengers: Infinity War

Favorite Superhero

Chadwick Boseman (T’Challa/Black Panther, Black Panther)
Chris Evans (Steve Rogers/Captain America, Avengers: Infinity War)
Chris Hemsworth (Thor, Avengers: Infinity War)
Jason Momoa (Arthur Curry/Aquaman, Aquaman)
Robert Downey Jr. (Tony Stark/Iron Man, Avengers: Infinity War)
Scarlett Johansson (Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow, Avengers: Infinity War)

Favorite Butt-Kicker

✨Chris Pratt (Owen Grady, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom)
Danai Gurira (Okoye, Black Panther)
Dwayne Johnson (Will Sawyer, Skyscraper)
Emilia Clarke (Qi’ra, Solo: A Star Wars Story)
Michael B. Jordan (Adonis Johnson, Creed II)
Zoe Saldana (Gamora, Avengers: Infinity War)

Favorite Animated Movie

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
Incredibles 2
Peter Rabbit
Ralph Breaks the Internet
✨Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
The Grinch

Favorite Male Voice From an Animated Movie

Adam Sandler (Dracula, Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation)
Andy Samberg (Johnny, Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation)
Benedict Cumberbatch (Grinch, The Grinch)
Channing Tatum (Migo, Smallfoot)
James Corden (Peter Rabbit, Peter Rabbit)
✨Shameik Moore (Miles Morales/Spider-Man, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)

Favorite Female Voice From an Animated Movie

Gal Gadot (Shank, Ralph Breaks the Internet)
Hailee Steinfeld (Gwen Stacy/Spider-Gwen, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)
Kristen Bell (Jade Wilson, Teen Titans Go! To the Movies)
✨Selena Gomez (Mavis, Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation)
Yara Shahidi (Brenda, Smallfoot)
Zendaya (Meechee, Smallfoot)

Favorite Music Group

Fall Out Boy
Imagine Dragons
✨Maroon 5
The Chainsmokers
Twenty One Pilots

Favorite Male Artist

Bruno Mars
DJ Khaled
Justin Timberlake
Luke Bryan
✨Shawn Mendes

Favorite Female Artist

Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift

Favorite Song

✨”Delicate” – Taylor Swift
“In My Blood” – Shawn Mendes
“In My Feelings” – Drake
“Natural” – Imagine Dragons
“thank u, next” – Ariana Grande
“Youngblood” – 5 Seconds of Summer

Favorite Breakout Artist

Billie Ellish
Cardi B
Dan + Shay
Juice WRLD
Kane Brown
Post Malone

Favorite Collaboration

✨”Girls Like You” – Maroon 5, ft. Cardi B
“Happier” – Marshmello, ft. Bastille
“I Like It” – Cardi B, Bad Bunny, J Balvin
“Meant to Be” – Bebe Rexha, ft. Florida Georgie Line
“No Brainer” – DJ Khaled, ft. Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper, Quavo
“Sicko Mode” – Travis Scott, ft. Drake

Favorite Social Music Star

Baby Ariel
Chloe x Halle
Jack & Jack
✨JoJo Siwa
Max & Harvey
Why Don’t We

Favorite Social Star

David Dobrik
Emma Chamberlain
Guava Juice
Lilly Singh
Miranda Sings
✨Ryan ToysReview

Favorite Gamer


The Kids’ Choice Awards air on Nickelodeon Saturday, March 23 at 8/7c.