'Wizards of Waverly Place' grabs the most nods, followed by 'Good Luck Charlie', 'iCarly' and 'Victorious' at this years' KCAs.
The TV shows that have a chance to shine at the upcoming Nickelodeon's 26th annual Kids' Choice Awards have been unveiled. "Wizards of Waverly Place" receives three nominations, more than the others. It's vying for Favorite TV Show and places its stars in the running for Favorite TV actress and Favorite TV actor.
The Disney series is competing against "Good Luck Charlie", "iCarly", "Victorious" which all get two nominations this year. All of them lead their respective lead female stars, Selena Gomez, Bridgit Mendler, Miranda Cosgrove and Victoria Justice, to fight one another to win Favorite TV actress.
Gomez's co-star Jake T. Austin is listed as a contender for Favorite TV actor. To take home the coveted title, he has to beat Lucas Cruikshank from "Marvin Marvin", Ross Lynch from "Austin & Ally", and Carlos Pena from "Big Time Rush".
"iCarly" adds one more nomination as Reed Alexander is listed as a contender for Favorite Villain in combined TV and movie fields, battling Tom Hiddleston ("The Avengers"), Simon Cowell ("The X Factor (US)") and Julia Roberts ("Mirror Mirror").
"America's Got Talent", "American Idol", "The Voice" and "Wipeout" are nominated for Favorite Reality Show, while "The Fairly OddParents", "Phineas and Ferb", "SpongeBob SquarePants" and "Tom and Jerry" have to edge out one another to be Favorite Cartoon.
Also honoring the best in movie, music and sports and other pop categories, the awards show will be held on March 23 live from the Galen Center in Los Angeles, California. "Transformers" star Josh Duhamel, will serve as the host. Voting in the 22 categories begins on Thursday, February 14, 2013 on KCAs official website.
Favorite TV Show:
- Miranda Cosgrove as Carly Shay for "iCarly"
- Selena Gomez as Alex Russo for "Wizards of Waverly Place"
- Victoria Justice as Tori Vega for "Victorious"
- Bridgit Mendler as Teddy Duncan for "Good Luck Charlie"
- Jake T. Austin as Max Russo for "Wizards of Waverly Place"
- Lucas Cruikshank as Marvin Forman for "Marvin Marvin"
- Ross Lynch as Austin Moon for "Austin & Ally"
- Carlos Pena as Carlos Garcia for "Big Time Rush"