June 30, 2011 01:58:41 GMT
The FOX musical series and the CW vampire-themed series grab seven nods each on the first wave of nominations for the TV categories.
The first wave of 2011 Teen Choice Awards nominations has revealed "Glee" and "The Vampire Diaries" domination in TV category. The two shows lead the pack with seven nods each.
"Glee" is eying Choice TV Comedy title, while the stars namely Dianna Agron, Cory Monteith and Jane Lynch get individual recognition for TV Female Scene Stealer, Choice TV Actor: Comedy and Choice TV Villain respectively. The Lea Michele-starrer additionally gets one nomination in music for Choice Music Group.
"Vampire Diaries", meanwhile, is competing with "Fringe", "Smallville", "Supernatural" and rookie "Teen Wolf" for Fantasy/Sci-Fi kudo. The CW's hit show also puts its leading actors Ian Somerhalder and Paul Wesley up against each other for Choice TV Actor: Fantasy/Sci-Fi, while leading lady Nina Dobrev scores a nod for Choice TV Actress: Fantasy/Sci-Fi.
Also grabbing multiple nominations are such shows as "Gossip Girl", "The Secret Life of the American Teenager", "House M.D.", "Chuck", "Jersey Shore", "American Idol" and "The Voice". Music heartthrob Justin Bieber also emerges on the list, thanks to his guest-star role on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation".
Winners of 2011 Teen Choice Awards are determined by votes submitted by fans aged 13-19 on the official website. A gala to present kudos for the teen's favorite in TV, movie, music and others will be held on Sunday, August 7 and aired live on FOX. Performers, presenters and more nominees will be announced shortly.
Choice TV Show: Drama