2018 Teen Choice Awards: What time, channel, who is nominated?

Cardi B is a top nominee at the 2018 Teen Choice Awards. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Coachella)
Cardi B is a top nominee at the 2018 Teen Choice Awards. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Coachella)

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Credit: Frazer Harrison

The 2018 Teen Choice Awards are in August, and the fan-voted award show celebrates music, movies, TV fashion and the internet.

With some new categories this year, the show promises to bring together the biggest stars to receive the iconic Surfboard Award in Los Angeles.

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Fans were able to vote for final nominees through Twitter and the Teen Choice Awards website.

Here’s more information on the awards and how to watch the show.

What time: Aug. 12 at 8 p.m. Eastern time on Fox.

What channel: Fox

Who is hosting? Nick Cannon and YouTube personality Lele Pons

Who is nominated? "Avengers: Infinity War" leads the nominations with seven, according to Entertainment Tonight. Close behind with six nods each are "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" and "Black Panther." Cardi B is another standout, with has six nominations in varying music categories.

The full list of nominees is below.


Choice Male Artist (#ChoiceMaleArtist)

Bruno Mars
Ed Sheeran
Louis Tomlinson
Niall Horan
Shawn Mendes

Choice Female Artist (#ChoiceFemaleArtist)

Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Demi Lovato
Dua Lipa
Taylor Swift

Choice Music Group (#ChoiceMusicGroup)

5 Seconds of Summer
Fifth Harmony
Florida Georgia Line
Maroon 5
Why Don't We

Choice Country Artist (#ChoiceCountryArtist)

Blake Shelton
Carrie Underwood
Kane Brown
Kelsea Ballerini
Maren Morris
Thomas Rhett

Choice Electronic/Dance Artist (#ChoiceElectronicDanceArtist)

Calvin Harris
Martin Garrix
Steve Aoki
The Chainsmokers

Choice Latin Artist (#ChoiceLatinArtist)

Becky G
Daddy Yankee
J Balvin
Luis Fonsi

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

Cardi B
Childish Gambino
Nicki Minaj
Post Malone

Choice Rock Artist (#ChoiceRockArtist)

Imagine Dragons
Panic! At the Disco
Portugal. The Man
twenty one pilots
X Ambassadors

Choice Song: Female Artist (#ChoiceSongFemaleArtist)

Ariana Grande – "No Tears Left To Cry"
Camila Cabello (feat. Young Thug) – "Havana"
Demi Lovato – "Sorry Not Sorry"
Dua Lipa – "New Rules"
Halsey – "Bad at Love"
Taylor Swift – "Look What You Made Me Do"

Choice Song: Male Artist (#ChoiceSongMaleArtist)

Charlie Puth – "Attention"
Childish Gambino – "This Is America"
Drake – "God's Plan"
Ed Sheeran – "Perfect"
Justin Timberlake (feat. Chris Stapleton) – "Say Something"
Kendrick Lamar (feat. Zacari) – "Love."

Choice Song: Group (#ChoiceSongGroup)

5 Seconds of Summer – "Youngblood"
Imagine Dragons – "Whatever It Takes"
Maroon 5 – "Wait"
Panic! At the Disco – "Say Amen (Saturday Night)"
Portugal. The Man – "Feel It Still"
Why Don't We – "Trust Fund Baby"

Choice Collaboration (#ChoiceCollaboration)

Bebe Rexha (feat. Florida Georgia Line) – "Meant to Be"
Bruno Mars (feat. Cardi B) – "Finesse (Remix)"
Taylor Swift (feat. Ed Sheeran & Future) – "End Game"
The Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar – "Pray for Me" ("Black Panther" soundtrack)
Zac Efron & Zendaya – "Rewrite the Stars" ("The Greatest Showman" soundtrack)
Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey – "The Middle"


Choice Action Movie (#ChoiceActionMovie)

"Avengers: Infinity War"
"Justice League"
"Maze Runner: The Death Cure"
"Pacific Rim: Uprising"
"Tomb Raider"

Choice Action Movie Actor (#ChoiceActionMovieActor)

Chris Evans - "Avengers: Infinity War"
Dylan O'Brien - "Maze Runner: The Death Cure"
Henry Cavill - "Justice League"
John Boyega - "Pacific Rim: Uprising" 
Robert Downey Jr. - "Avengers: Infinity War"
Tom Holland - "Avengers: Infinity War"

Choice Action Movie Actress (#ChoiceActionMovieActress)

Alicia Vikander - "Tomb Raider"
Amy Adams - "Justice League"
Elizabeth Olsen - "Avengers: Infinity War"
Gal Gadot - "Justice League"
Scarlett Johansson - "Avengers: Infinity War"
Zoe Saldana - "Avengers: Infinity War"

Choice Sci-Fi Movie (#ChoiceSciFiMovie)

"Black Panther"
"Blade Runner 2049"
"Ready Player One"
"Thor: Ragnarok"

Choice Sci-Fi Movie Actor (#ChoiceSciFiMovieActor)

Chadwick Boseman - "Black Panther"
Chris Hemsworth – Thor: Ragnarok
Dwayne Johnson – Rampage
Mark Ruffalo – Thor: Ragnarok
Ryan Gosling – Blade Runner 2049
Tye Sheridan – Ready Player One

Choice Sci-Fi Movie Actress (#ChoiceSciFiMovieActress)

Danai Gurira - "Black Panther"
Letitia Wright - "Black Panther"
Lupita Nyong'o - "Black Panther"
Naomie Harris - "Rampage"
Olivia Cooke - "Ready Player One"
Tessa Thompson - "Thor: Ragnarok"

Choice Fantasy Movie (#ChoiceFantasyMovie)

"A Wrinkle in Time"
"Peter Rabbit"
"Star Wars: The Last Jedi"

Choice Fantasy Movie Actor (#ChoiceFantasyMovieActor)

Anthony Gonzalez - "Coco"
Gael García Bernal - "Coco"
James Corden - "Peter Rabbit"
John Boyega - "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"
Mark Hamill - "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"
Oscar Isaac - "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"

Choice Fantasy Movie Actress (#ChoiceFantasyMovieActress)

Carrie Fisher - "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"
Daisy Ridley - "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"
Mindy Kaling  - "A Wrinkle in Time"
Oprah Winfrey - "A Wrinkle in Time"
Reese Witherspoon - "A Wrinkle in Time"
Storm Reid - "A Wrinkle in Time"

Choice Drama Movie (#ChoiceDramaMovie)

"A Quiet Place"
"Midnight Sun"
"Murder on the Orient Express"
"The Greatest Showman"
"Truth or Dare"

Choice Drama Movie Actor (#ChoiceDramaMovieActor)

Hugh Jackman - "The Greatest Showman"
Jacob Tremblay - "Wonder"
Leslie Odom Jr. - "Murder on the Orient Express"
Patrick Schwarzenegger - "Midnight Sun"
Timothée Chalamet - "Lady Bird"
Zac Efron - "The Greatest Showman"

Choice Drama Movie Actress (#ChoiceDramaMovieActress)

Bella Thorne - "Midnight Sun"
Daisy Ridley - "Murder on the Orient Express"
Julia Roberts - "Wonder"
Lucy Hale - "Truth or Dare"
Saoirse Ronan - "Lady Bird"
Zendaya - "The Greatest Showman"

Choice Comedy Movie (#ChoiceComedyMovie)

"Daddy's Home 2"
"I Feel Pretty"
"Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle"
"Love, Simon"
"Pitch Perfect 3"

Choice Comedy Movie Actor (#ChoiceComedyMovieActor)

Dwayne Johnson - "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle"
Eugenio Derbez - "Overboard
Jack Black - "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle"
Kevin Hart - "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle"
Mark Wahlberg - "Daddy's Home 2"
Will Ferrell - "Daddy's Home 2"

Choice Comedy Movie Actress (#ChoiceComedyMovieActress)

Amy Schumer - "I Feel Pretty"
Anna Faris - "Overboard"
Anna Kendrick - "Pitch Perfect 3"
Hailee Steinfeld - "Pitch Perfect 3"
Karen Gillan - "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle"
Rebel Wilson - "Pitch Perfect 3"


Choice Drama TV Show (#ChoiceDramaTVShow)

"Famous in Love"
"The Fosters"
"This Is Us"

Choice Drama TV Actor (#ChoiceDramaTVActor)

Cole Sprouse - "Riverdale"
Freddie Highmore - "The Good Doctor"
Jesse Williams - "Grey's Anatomy"
Jussie Smollett - "Empire"
K.J. Apa - "Riverdale"
Sterling K. Brown - "This Is Us"

Choice Drama TV Actress (#ChoiceDramaTVActress)

Bella Thorne "Famous in Love"
Camila Mendes - "Riverdale"
Chrissy Metz - "This Is Us"
Lili Reinhart  - "Riverdale"
Maia Mitchell - "The Fosters"
Ryan Destiny - "Star"

Choice Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show (#ChoiceSciFiTVShow)

"Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments"
"Stranger Things"
"The 100"
"The Originals"

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

Bob Morley - "The 100"
Dominic Sherwood - "Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments"
Finn Wolfhard - "Stranger Things"
Gaten Matarazzo - "Stranger Things"
Joseph Morgan - "The Originals"
Matthew Daddario - "Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments"

Choice Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actress (#ChoiceSciFiTVActress)

Eliza Taylor - "The 100"
Emeraude Toubia - "Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments"
Katherine McNamara - "Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments"
Lana Parrilla - "Once Upon a Time"
Millie Bobby Brown - "Stranger Things"
Rose McIver - "iZombie"

Choice Action TV Show (#ChoiceActionTVShow)

"Lethal Weapon"
"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
"The Flash"

Choice Action TV Actor (#ChoiceActionTVActor)

Chris Wood - "Supergirl"
Damon Wayans - "Lethal Weapon"
David Mazouz - "Gotham"
Grant Gustin - "The Flash"
Lucas Till - "MacGyver"
Stephen Amell - "Arrow"

Choice Action TV Actress (#ChoiceActionTVActress)

Caity Lotz - "DC's Legends of Tomorrow"
Candice Patton - "The Flash"
Chloe Bennet - "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
Danielle Panabaker - "The Flash"
Emily Bett Rickards - "Arrow" 
Melissa Benoist - "Supergirl"

Choice Comedy TV Show (#ChoiceComedyTVShow)

"Fuller House"
"Jane the Virgin"
"Modern Family"
"The Big Bang Theory"
"The Good Place"

Choice Comedy TV Actor (#ChoiceComedyTVActor)

Andy Samberg - "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"
Anthony Anderson - "blackish"
Elias Harger - "Fuller House"
Hudson Yang - "Fresh Off the Boat"
Jaime Camil - "Jane the Virgin"
Rico Rodriguez - "Modern Family"

Choice Comedy TV Actress (#ChoiceComedyTVActress)

America Ferrera - "Superstore"
Candace Cameron Bure - "Fuller House"
Gina Rodriguez - "Jane the Virgin"
Kristen Bell - "The Good Place"
Sarah Hyland - "Modern Family"
Yara Shahidi - "blackish," "grown-ish"

Choice Animated TV Show (#ChoiceAnimatedTVShow)

"Bob's Burgers"
"Family Guy"
"Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir"
"Rick and Morty"
"Steven Universe"
"The Simpsons"

Choice Reality TV Show (#ChoiceRealityTVShow)

"Keeping Up With the Kardashians"
"Lip Sync Battle"
"MasterChef Junior"
"The Four: Battle for Stardom"
"The Voice
"Total Divas"

Choice Throwback TV Show (#ChoiceThrowbackTVShow)

"Dawson's Creek"
"Gossip Girl"
"One Tree Hill"
"That '70s Show"
"The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air"

Choice TV Personality (#ChoiceTVPersonality)

Chrissy Teigen - "Lip Sync Battle"
Derek Hough - "World of Dance"
DJ Khaled - "The Four: Battle for Stardom"
Hailey Baldwin - "Drop the Mic"
Kelly Clarkson - "The Voice"
Meghan Trainor - "The Four: Battle for Stardom"


Choice Comedian (#ChoiceComedian)

Ellen DeGeneres
James Corden
Jimmy Fallon
Kevin Hart
Lilly Singh
The Dolan Twins

Choice Male Athlete (#ChoiceMaleAthlete)

Adam Rippon
J.J. Watt
LeBron James
Red Gerard
Shaun White
Stephen Curry

Choice Female Athlete (#ChoiceFemaleAthlete)

Chloe Kim
Lindsey Vonn
Mikaela Shiffrin
Mirai Nagasu
Serena Williams
U.S. Olympic Women's Ice Hockey Team

Choice Style Icon (#ChoiceStyleIcon)

Blake Lively

Chadwick Boseman

Harry Styles

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex



Choice Female Hottie (#ChoiceFemaleHottie)

Hailey Baldwin

Kendall Jenner

Lauren Jauregui

Olivia Holt

Selena Gomez

Yara Shahidi

Choice Male Hottie (#ChoiceMaleHottie)

Chadwick Boseman

Chris Hemsworth

Cole Sprouse

Grant Gustin

Shawn Mendes

Zac Efron

Choice Videogame (#ChoiceVideogame)

“Fire Emblem Heroes”



“PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds”

“Super Mario Odyssey”

“The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild”

Choice Fandom (#ChoiceFandom)


#BTSArmy (BTS)

#CNCOwners (CNCO)

#Directioners (One Direction)

#Harmonizers (Fifth Harmony)

#Swifties (Taylor Swift)

Choice Dancer (#ChoiceDancer)

Cheryl Burke

Derek Hough

Jenna Dewan

Les Twins

Maddie Ziegler


Choice Model (#ChoiceModel)

Adwoa Aboah

Bella Hadid

Gigi Hadid

Jaden Smith

Kaia Gerber

Romeo Beckham

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