2012 Teen Choice Nominees Announced

May 18, 2012


“The Vampire Diaries” leads the pack when it comes to the 2012 Teen Choice Awards nominations with a total of six. Right on the CW show’s heels are “American Idol” and Justin Bieber with five each.

TVD snagged nominations for fantasy/sci-fi TV series, fantasy/sci-fi TV series actor (Ian Somerhalder, Paul Wesley), fantasy/sci-fi TV series actress (Nina Dobrev, Kat Graham) with Somerhalder also vying for male hottie.

Beginning Friday, fans between the ages of 13-19 can vote once each day per category on the official Teen Choice Awards website. Click inside for the full list of nominees!

Choice Movie: Action

“Act of Valor”
“Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol”
“Red Tails”
“Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows”

Choice Movie Actor: Action
Tom Cruise, “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol”
Robert Downey, Jr., “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows”
Tom Hardy, “Warrior”
Taylor Lautner, “Abduction”
Logan Lerman, “The Three Musketeers”

Choice Movie Actress: Action
Salma Hayek, “Puss in Boots”
Milla Jovovich, “The Three Musketeers”
Paula Patton, “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol”
Noomi Rapace, “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows”
Zoe Saldana, “Colombiana”

Choice Movie: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
“The Avengers”
“The Hunger Games”
“Mirror Mirror”
“The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1”
“Wrath of the Titans”

Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Robert Downey, Jr., “The Avengers”
Chris Hemsworth, “The Avengers”
Josh Hutcherson, “The Hunger Games” and “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island”
Taylor Lautner, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1”
Robert Pattinson, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1”

Choice Movie Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Lily Collins, “Mirror Mirror”
Vanessa Hudgens, “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island”
Scarlett Johansson, “The Avengers”
Jennifer Lawrence, “The Hunger Games”
Kristen Stewart, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1”

Choice Movie: Drama
“The Help”
“The Lucky One”
“The Vow”
“We Bought a Zoo”

Choice Movie Actor: Drama
Matt Damon, “We Bought a Zoo”
Zac Efron, “The Lucky One”
Ryan Gosling, “Drive”
Channing Tatum, “The Vow”
Justin Timberlake, “In Time”

Choice Movie Actress: Drama
Sandra Bullock, “Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close”
Viola Davis, “The Help”
Scarlett Johansson, “We Bought a Zoo”
Rachel McAdams, “The Vow”
Emma Stone, “The Help”

Choice Movie: Comedy
“21 Jump Street”
“American Reunion”
“Crazy, Stupid, Love.”
“The Muppets”
“What to Expect When You’re Expecting”

Choice Movie Actor: Comedy
Jason Biggs, “American Reunion”
Ryan Gosling, “Crazy, Stupid, Love.”
Jonah Hill, “21 Jump Street”
Chris Rock, “What to Expect When You’re Expecting”
Channing Tatum, “21 Jump Street”

Choice Movie Actress: Comedy
Cameron Diaz, “What to Expect When You’re Expecting”
Alyson Hannigan, “American Reunion”
Jennifer Lopez, “What to Expect When You’re Expecting”
Emma Stone, “Crazy, Stupid, Love.”
Reese Witherspoon, “This Means War”

Choice TV Show: Drama

“Gossip Girl”
“Pretty Little Liars”

Choice TV Actor: Drama
Penn Badgley, “Gossip Girl”
David Boreanaz, “Bones”
Ian Harding, “Pretty Little Liars”
Kiefer Sutherland, “Touch”
Ed Westwick, “Gossip Girl

Choice TV Actress: Drama
Emily Deschanel, “Bones”
Sarah Michelle Gellar, “Ringer”
Lucy Hale, “Pretty Little Liars”
Leighton Meester, “Gossip Girl”
Emily VanCamp, “Revenge”

Choice TV Show: Fantasy/Sci-Fi
“Once Upon a Time”
“True Blood”
“The Vampire Diaries”

Choice TV Actor: Fantasy/Sci-Fi
Jensen Ackles, “Supernatural”
Joshua Jackson, “Fringe”
Jared Padalecki, “Supernatural”
Ian Somerhalder, “The Vampire Diaries”
Paul Wesley, “The Vampire Diaries”

Choice TV Actress: Fantasy/Sci-Fi
Nina Dobrev, “The Vampire Diaries”
Ginnifer Goodwin, “Once Upon a Time”
Kat Graham, “The Vampire Diaries”
Anna Paquin, “True Blood”
Anna Torv, “Fringe”

Choice TV Show: Action
“CSI: Miami”
“Hawaii Five-O”
“NCIS: Los Angeles”

Choice TV Actor: Action
LL Cool J, “NCIS: Los Angeles”
Daniel Dae Kim, “Hawaii Five-O”
Zachary Levi, “Chuck”
Adam Rodriguez, “CSI: Miami”
Shane West, “Nikita”

Choice TV Actress: Action
Lyndsy Fonseca, “Nikita”
Linda Hunt, “NCIS: Los Angeles”
Grace Park, “Hawaii Five-O”
Maggie Q, “Nikita”
Yvonne Strahovski, “Chuck”

Choice TV Show: Comedy
“2 Broke Girls”
“The Big Bang Theory”
“Modern Family”
“New Girl”

Choice TV Actor: Comedy
Ty Burrell, “Modern Family”
Chris Colfer, “Glee”
Neil Patrick Harris, “How I Met Your Mother”
Ashton Kutcher, “Two And a Half Men”
Jim Parsons, “The Big Bang Theory”

Choice TV Actress: Comedy
Miranda Cosgrove, “iCarly”
Kaley Cuoco, “The Big Bang Theory”
Zooey Deschanel, “New Girl”
Lea Michele, “Glee”
Sofia Vergara, “Modern Family”

Choice TV: Animated Show
“Beavis and Butt-head”
“Bob’s Burgers”
“Family Guy”
“Robot Chicken”
“The Simpsons”

Choice TV: Male Personality
Nick Cannon, “America’s Got Talent”
Simon Cowell, “The X Factor”
Cee Lo Green, “The Voice”
Gordon Ramsay, “Hell’s Kitchen”
Steven Tyler, “American Idol”

Choice TV: Female Personality
Christina Aguilera, “The Voice”
Tyra Banks, “America’s Next Top Model”
Carrie Ann Inaba, “Dancing With The Stars”
Jennifer Lopez, “American Idol”
Jessica Simpson, “Fashion Star”

Choice TV: Reality Competition Show
“American Idol”
“America’s Next Top Model”
“Survivor: One World”
“The Voice”
“The X Factor”

Choice TV: Reality Show
“Dance Moms”
“Jersey Shore”
“Keeping Up With The Kardashians”
“Tia & Tamera”

Choice TV: Male Reality Star
Paul “DJ Pauly D” DelVecchio, “Jersey Shore” and “The Pauly D Project”
Rob Dyrdek, “Fantasy Factory” and “Ridiculousness”
William Levy, “Dancing With The Stars”
Scotty McCreery, “American Idol”
Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, “Jersey Shore”

Choice TV: Female Reality Star
Lauren Alaina, “American Idol”
Melanie Amaro, “The X Factor”
The Kardashians, “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”
Tia & Tamera Mowry, “Tia & Tamera”
Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, “Jersey Shore”

Choice Male Artist

Justin Bieber
Bruno Mars
Blake Shelton

Choice Female Artist
Jennifer Lopez
Katy Perry
Taylor Swift

Choice Music Group
Selena Gomez & The Scene
Gym Class Heroes
Lady Antebellum
The Wanted

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist
Flo Rida
Nicki Minaj
Kanye West

Choice Rock Group
The Black Keys
Foo Fighters
Foster The People
Linkin Park

Choice Rock Song
“Lonely Boy,” The Black Keys
“Paradise,” Coldplay
“Pumped Up Kicks,” Foster The People
“We Are Young,” fun. featuring Janelle Monáe
“Somebody That I Used To Know,” Gotye featuring Kimbra

Choice Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Artist
David Guetta
Calvin Harris

Choice Single by a Group
“We Are Young,” fun. featuring Janelle Monáe
“Hit The Lights,” Selena Gomez & The Scene
“Ass Back Home,” Gym Class Heroes featuring Neon Hitch
“Party Rock Anthem,” LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
“Moves Like Jagger,” Maroon 5 featuring Christina Aguilera

Choice Single by a Female Artist
“Set Fire to the Rain,” Adele
“Stronger,” Kelly Clarkson
“Dance Again,” Jennifer Lopez featuring Pitbull
“Part of Me,” Katy Perry
“Eyes Open,” Taylor Swift

Choice Single by a Male Artist
“Boyfriend,” Justin Bieber
“Take Care,” Drake featuring Rihanna
“Good Feeling,” Flo Rida
“It Will Rain,” Bruno Mars
“Give Me Everything (Tonight),” Pitbull featuring Ne-Yo, AfroJack & Nayer

Choice Male Country Artist
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Hunter Hayes
Scotty McCreery
Blake Shelton

Choice Female Country Artist
Lauren Alaina
Miranda Lambert
Kellie Pickler
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song
“Love on Top,” Beyonce
“Take Care,” Drake featuring Rihanna
“Wild Ones,” Flo Rida featuring Sia
“Without You,” David Guetta featuring Usher
“Starships,” Nicki Minaj

Choice Country Song
“Tattoos on This Town,” Jason Aldean
“Crazy Girl,” Eli Young Band
“Storm Warning,” Hunter Hayes
“God Gave Me You,” Blake Shelton
“Sparks Fly,” Taylor Swift

Choice Country Group
The Band Perry
Eli Young Band
Lady Antebellum
Rascal Flatts
Thompson Square

Choice Fashion Icon: Female

Miley Cyrus
Zooey Deschanel
Jennifer Lopez
Nicki Minaj
Katy Perry

Choice Fashion Icon: Male
Justin Bieber
Chris Colfer
Cee Lo Green
Justin Timberlake

Choice Female Hottie
Miley Cyrus
Selena Gomez
Katy Perry
Kate Upton

Choice Male Hottie
Justin Bieber
Ryan Gosling
Liam Hemsworth
Robert Pattinson
Ian Somerhalder

Choice Female Athlete

Kelly Clark (Snowboarding)
Maria Sharapova (Tennis)
Hope Solo (Soccer)
Lindsey Vonn (Skiing)
Serena Williams (Tennis)
Choice Male Athlete
David Beckham (Soccer)
Kobe Bryant (Basketball)
Albert Pujols (Baseball)
Tim Tebow (Football)
Shaun White (Snowboarding/Skateboarding/Surfing)


Choice Book
“The Hunger Games” trilogy, Suzanne Collins
“The Giver,” Lois Lowry
“The Twilight Saga,” Stephenie Meyer
“Divergent” trilogy, Veronica Roth
“The Lucky One,” Nicholas Sparks

Choice Comedian
Ellen DeGeneres
Jimmy Fallon
Andy Samberg
Daniel Tosh
Kristen Wiig

Choice Twit
Justin Bieber
Miley Cyrus
Jimmy Fallon
Demi Lovato
Ryan Seacrest

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39 Responses to “2012 Teen Choice Nominees Announced”

  1. Oliw Says:

    I’ve always liked the Teen Choice Awards. Speaking of which, how many people voted for the Fashion Fantasy Game?


  2. Anna Says:

    Following is the list of categories and nominees for the second wave of TEEN CHOICE 2012 nominees:


    Choice Movie: Romance
    “The Lucky One”
    “Think Like A Man”
    “This Means War”
    “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1″
    “The Vow”

    Choice Movie Actor: Romance
    Michael Ealy, “Think Like A Man”
    Zac Efron, “The Lucky One”
    Robert Pattinson, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1″
    Chris Pine, “This Means War”
    Channing Tatum, “The Vow”

    Choice Movie Actress: Romance
    Miley Cyrus, “LOL”
    Meagan Good, “Think Like A Man”
    Rachel McAdams, “The Vow”
    Taylor Schilling, “The Lucky One”
    Kristen Stewart, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1″

    Choice Movie Voice
    Zac Efron as Ted, “Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax”
    Seth MacFarlane as Ted, “Ted”
    Jesse McCartney as Theodore, “Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked”
    Chris Rock as Marty, “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted”
    Taylor Swift as Audrey, “Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax”

    Choice Movie Chemistry
    Ryan Gosling and Steve Carell, “Crazy, Stupid, Love.”
    Jennifer Lawrence and Amandla Stenberg, “The Hunger Games”
    Will Smith and Josh Brolin, “Men In Black 3″
    Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill, “21 Jump Street”
    Mark Wahlberg and Ted (voice of Seth MacFarlane), “Ted”

    Choice Movie Liplock
    Zac Efron and Taylor Schilling, “The Lucky One”
    Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson, “The Hunger Games”
    Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1″
    Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling, “Crazy, Stupid, Love.”
    Channing Tatum and Rachel McAdams, “The Vow”

    Choice Movie Hissy Fit
    Steve Carell, “Crazy, Stupid, Love.”
    Kevin Hart, “Think Like A Man”
    Mark Ruffalo, “The Avengers”
    Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill, “21 Jump Street”
    Charlize Theron, “Snow White & The Huntsman”

    Choice Movie Villain
    Jemaine Clement, “Men In Black 3″
    Tom Hiddleston, “The Avengers”
    Rhys Ifans, “The Amazing Spider-Man”
    Alexander Ludwig, “The Hunger Games”
    Charlize Theron, “Snow White & The Huntsman”

    Choice Movie Scene Stealer: Male
    Chace Crawford, “What to Expect When You’re Expecting”
    Chris Evans, “The Avengers”
    Kevin Hart, “Think Like A Man”
    Liam Hemsworth, “The Hunger Games”
    Kellan Lutz, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1″

    Choice Movie Scene Stealer: Female
    Elizabeth Banks, “The Hunger Games”
    Ashley Greene, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1″
    Lea Michele, “New Year’s Eve”
    Nikki Reed, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1″
    Nicole Scherzinger, “Men In Black 3″

    Choice Movie Breakout
    Sam Claflin, “Snow White & The Huntsman”
    Julianne Hough, “Rock of Ages”
    Joe Manganiello, “What to Expect When You’re Expecting”
    Noomi Rapace, “Prometheus”
    Rihanna, “Battleship”

    Choice Summer Movie: Action
    “The Amazing Spider-Man”
    “The Avengers”
    “Men In Black 3″
    “Snow White & The Huntsman”

    Choice Summer Movie: Comedy/Music
    “Katy Perry: Part of Me”
    “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted”
    “Rock of Ages”
    “That’s My Boy”

    Choice Summer Movie Star: Male
    Robert Downey Jr., “The Avengers”
    Andrew Garfield, “The Amazing Spider-Man”
    Chris Hemsworth, “Snow White & The Huntsman” and “The Avengers”
    Adam Sandler, “That’s My Boy”
    Will Smith, “Men In Black 3″

    Choice Summer Movie Star: Female
    Scarlett Johansson, “The Avengers”
    Leighton Meester, “That’s My Boy”
    Kristen Stewart, “Snow White & The Huntsman”
    Emma Stone, “The Amazing Spider-Man”
    Charlize Theron, “Snow White & The Huntsman” and “Prometheus”


    Choice Summer TV Show
    “America’s Got Talent”
    “The Secret Life of the American Teenager”
    “Teen Wolf”

    Choice Summer TV Star: Female
    Troian Bellisario, “Pretty Little Liars”
    Chelsea Kane, “Baby Daddy”
    Crystal Reed, “Teen Wolf”
    Ashley Rickards, “Awkward”
    Shailene Woodley, “The Secret Life of the American Teenager”

    Choice Summer TV Star: Male
    Ken Baumann, “The Secret Life of the American Teenager”
    Jean-Luc Bilodeau, “Baby Daddy”
    Michael Ealy, “Common Law”
    Daren Kagasoff, “The Secret Life of the American Teenager”
    Tyler Posey, “Teen Wolf”

    Choice TV Villain
    Joseph Morgan, “The Vampire Diaries”
    Lana Parrilla, “Once Upon a Time”
    Janel Parrish, “Pretty Little Liars”
    Krysten Ritter, “Don’t Trust the B— in Apt. 23″
    Michelle Trachtenberg, “Gossip Girl”

    Choice TV Female Scene Stealer
    Candice Accola, “The Vampire Dairies”
    Dianna Agron, GLEE
    Sarah Hyland, “Modern Family”
    Francia Raisa, “The Secret Life of the American Teenager”
    Casey Wilson, “Happy Endings”

    Choice TV Male Scene Stealer
    Max Greenfield, NEW GIRL
    Gabriel Mann, “Revenge”
    Michael Trevino, “The Vampire Diaries”
    James Van Der Beek, “Don’t Trust the B— in Apt. 23″
    Damon Wayans Jr., “Happy Endings”

    Choice TV Breakout Show
    “Don’t Trust the B— in Apt. 23″

    Choice TV Breakout Star: Female
    Beth Behrs, “2 Broke Girls”
    Sutton Foster, “Bunheads”
    Katharine McPhee, “Smash”
    Hannah Simone, NEW GIRL
    Dreama Walker, “Don’t Trust the B— in Apt. 23″

    Choice TV Breakout Star: Male
    Josh Bowman, “Revenge”
    Josh Dallas, “Once Upon a Time”
    Jake Johnson, NEW GIRL
    Beau Mirchoff, “Awkward”
    Lamorne Morris, NEW GIRL


    Choice Summer Song
    “All Around the World,” Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris
    “Call Me Maybe,” Carly Rae Jepsen
    “Give Your Heart a Break,” Demi Lovato
    “Glad You Came,” The Wanted
    “Scream,” Usher

    Choice Love Song
    “Die In Your Arms,” Justin Bieber
    “Give Your Heart a Break,” Demi Lovato
    “Home,” Phillip Phillips
    “I Won’t Give Up,” Jason Mraz
    “What Makes You Beautiful,” One Direction

    Choice Break-Up Song
    “Climax,” Usher
    “Payphone,” Maroon 5 featuring Wiz Khalifa
    “Somebody That I Used to Know,” Gotye featuring Kimbra
    “Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You),” Kelly Clarkson
    “Wide Awake,” Katy Perry

    Choice Summer Music Star: Female
    Carly Rae Jepsen
    Jennifer Lopez
    Demi Lovato
    Katy Perry

    Choice Summer Music Star: Male
    Justin Bieber
    Flo Rida
    David Guetta

    Choice Summer Music Star: Group
    Gym Class Heroes
    Maroon 5
    One Direction
    The Wanted

    Choice Music: Breakout Artist
    Ellie Goulding
    Carly Rae Jepsen
    Phillip Phillips

    Choice Music: Breakout Group
    Eli Young Band
    One Direction
    The Wanted

    Choice Web Star
    Ryan Beatty
    Elle and Blair Fowler
    Sophia Grace and Rosie

    Choice Video Game
    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
    Just Dance 3
    Mass Effect 3
    NBA 2K12
    The Sims 3: Showtime – Katy Perry

    Choice Social Network


  3. Anna Says:

    Why are CIMORELLI on here they are Nominated for Web


  4. Lol Says:

    Its really depressing how Harry potter’s no longer in all this :[


  5. Lola Says:

    im sorry but how does SELENA have a singing nomination when she CANT even sing and demi has not EVEN ONEE FOR SINGINGG!!!!!!!!!!!!THIS IS AN OUTRAGE!!!!!!!


  6. yaelilol Says:

    helloooo ? where isssss demi ?!?!?!?!


  7. Jess Says:

    Um… WHERE IS HARRY POTTER?!?! The best movie series OF ALL TIME isn’t nominated for one award?!That is stupid -.- I hope Taylor Swift wins ALL the awards she is nominated for, and that Demi is the host. Otherwise, the Teen Choice Awards will be stupid :/


  8. nnnyui Says:


    The Teen Choice Award this years SUCKS. I hope Demi is the host or that Rob and Kristen attend, because there’s no way I’m watching it otherwise…



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