AceShowbiz - The second wave of nominations for the 2015 Teen Choice Awards has been announced. "Empire" leads among other TV shows this time with six nominations, including for Choice TV Villain (%cTerrence Howard%) and Choice TV Scene Stealer (%cTrai Byers%). The show's stars %cBryshere Y. Gray% and %cJussie Smollett% are also pitted against each other for Choice TV Breakout Star.
The hip-hop drama additionally gets a nod in music category, Choice Song from a Movie or TV Show, for "You're So Beautiful" by Jussie Smollett and Bryshere Y. Gray a.k.a. Yazz.
Strengthening their domination after leading the pack in the first wave, "Pretty Little Liars" and "The Vampire Diaries" add five nods a piece, and so does freshman "The Flash". All three shows are eying Choice TV Villain, along with "Empire" and "Arrow".
"Liars" has its lead actresses %cTroian Bellisario% and %cAshley Benson% competing for Choice Summer TV Female Star. "Vampire Diaries" gets two nominations in Choice TV: Liplock category for %cCandice Accola% & %cPaul Wesley%'s kissing scene as well as %cNina Dobrev% & %cIan Somerhalder%'s romantic moment.
"The Flash", meanwhile, has its lead actor %cGrant Gustin% nominated for Choice TV Breakout Star along with his co-star %cCandice Patton%, %cGina Rodriguez% ("Jane the Virgin"), %cYara Shahidi% ("Black-ish") as well as Bryshere Y. Gray and Jussie Smollett of "Empire".
Fans can vote in the second wave of categories via TeenChoice.com, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram through July 24 at 12 P.M. PT. The winners in all categories will be revealed during the ceremony on August 16 which will air live on FOX.
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