Deadpool, Austin & Ally, Civil War, Taylor Swift & More Land 2016 Teen Choice Award Nominations

teenchoice-nomsSummer is here and it’s time to start waxing those surfboards, the Teen Choice surfboards to be exact.

The first wave of nominees for the 2016 Teen Choice Awards was revealed by Teen Vogue and it includes tons of favorites in movies, TV, music and more. Superhero movies Deadpool & Captain America: Civil War made a strong showing in the movie categories while shows like “Pretty Little Liars,” “Jane the Virgin,” “Austin & Ally,” & “The Vampire Diaries” ruled the TV categories. The music categories consisted of the usual suspects like One Direction, Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas but also included some newcomers like DNCE, Zayn, Kelsea Ballerini & Troye Sivan.

The 2016 Teen Choice Awards will air live on Sunday, July 31 at 8 p.m. ET on FOX and voting starts today and continue until Thursday, June 2 at 12 p.m. PT at, on the FOX NOW app, and via Twitter.

For voting, you’re allowed one vote each day per category, per platform user ID. For Twitter, you vote by tweeting a category hashtag below along with the nominee’s Twitter handle (or if they don’t have one, a hashtag of their name).

Check out the first wave of nominees below.


Choice Movie: Action/Adventure (#ChoiceActionMovie)
In the Heart of the Sea
Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
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)
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


Choice TV Show: Drama (#ChoiceDramaTVShow)
Grey’s Anatomy
Pretty Little Liars
Shades of Blue

Choice TV Actor: Drama (#ChoiceDramaTVShowActor)
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 (#ChoiceDramaTVShowActress)
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)
Once Upon a Time
The Flash
The Vampire Diaries

Choice TV Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy (#ChoiceSciFiTVShowActor)
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 (#ChoiceComedyTVShowActor)
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 (#ChoiceComedyTVShowActress)
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


Choice Male Artist (#ChoiceMaleArtist)
Charlie Puth
Justin Bieber
Nick Jonas
Shawn Mendes
Zayn Malik

Choice Female Artist (#ChoiceFemaleArtist)
Ariana Grande
Demi Lovato
Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift

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

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


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


Choice Comedian (#ChoiceComedian)
Aziz Ansari
Ellen DeGeneres
James Corden
Jimmy Fallon
Jordan Doww
Kevin Hart