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Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2018: What time, what channel, who is nominated

The 2018 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards ceremony is set for Sunday 25 March, 2018 with Black Coffee , Cassper Nyovest and Caster Semenya amongst the nominees.

Here’s what you need to know about the 2018 Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards.

What time is the ceremony:  The ceremony begins at 5 p.m.

What channel is it on: Nickelodeon (DStv channel 305) and Nick Toons (DStv channel 308) is broadcasting the show on Sunday 25 March 2018.

How to vote: Kids can cast their votes on Nickelodeon’s digital platforms including and the Nick App on iPad, iPhone, Kindle, and Android devices by using special KCA hashtags and the hashtag of their favourite nominee.

Who’s hosting: WWE Superstar John Cena is hosting for the second year in a row.

Where is the ceremony taking place: Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards are being held at the The Forum in Inglewood, California.

Who is nominated for an Kids’ Choice Awards this year: Here’s a full-list of the nominees

(Voting for the film categories begin 26 February)

Favourite Movie
Beauty and the Beast (watch Beauty and the Beast online at DStv Now)
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (Friday 2 March at 17:45 on M-Net Movies Premiere),
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Pitch Perfect 3
Spider-Man: Homecoming (Sunday, 11 March at 20:30 on M-Net)
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
The Greatest Showman
Wonder Woman

Favourite Movie Actor
Ben Affleck (Batman, Justice League)
Chris Hemsworth (Thor, Thor: Ragnarok)
Chris Pratt (Peter Quill/Star-Lord, Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 2)
Dwayne Johnson (Dr. Smolder Bravestone, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle)
Kevin Hart (Moose Finbar, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle)
Will Ferrell (Brad, Daddy’s Home 2)

Favourite Movie Actress
Anna Kendrick (Beca, Pitch Perfect 3)
Daisy Ridley (Rey, Star Wars: The Last Jedi)
Emma Watson (Belle, Beauty and the Beast)
Gal Gadot (Diana/Wonder Woman, Wonder Woman & Justice League)
Zendaya (Anne Wheeler, The Greatest Showman & Michelle, Spider-Man: Homecoming)
Zoe Saldana (Gamora, Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 2)

Favourite Animated Movie
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
Cars 3

Coco (nominated for Animated Feature at the 90th Academy Awards, Monday 5 March at 21:00 on M-Net)
Despicable Me 3
Smurfs: The Lost Village
The Emoji Movie
The Lego Batman Movie

(Voting for the music categories begin Monday, 5 March)

Favourite Music Group
Fifth Harmony
Imagine Dragons
Maroon 5
The Chainsmokers
Twenty One Pilots

Favourite Male Artist
Bruno Mars
DJ Khaled
Ed Sheeran
Luis Fonsi
Kendrick Lamar
Shawn Mendes
Favourite Female Artist
Demi Lovato
Katy Perry
Selena GomezTaylor Swift
Favourite Song
Despacito (Remix) – Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee, featuring Justin Bieber
HUMBLE. – Kendrick Lamar
I’m The One – DJ Khaled, featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, Lil Wayne
It Ain’t Me – Selena Gomez & Kygo
Look What You Made Me Do – Taylor Swift
Shape Of You – Ed Sheeran
That’s What I Like – Bruno Mars
Thunder – Imagine Dragons
Favourite Breakout Artist
Alessia Cara
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Harry Styles
Noah Cyrus

Favourite Global Music Star
Black Coffee (Africa)
BTS (Asia)
Lorde (Australia/New Zealand)
Maluma (South America)
Taylor Swift (North America)
The Vamps (UK)
Zara Larsson (Europe)

(Voting for the television categories begin Monday, 12 March)

Favourite TV Show
Fuller House
Henry Danger 
(weeknights at 19:00 on Nickelodeon)
K.C. Undercover (weekdays at 16:45 on Disney Channel)
Power Rangers Ninja Steel
Stranger Things
The Big Bang Theory (Wednesdays at 19:00 on M-Net)
The Flash (Wednesdays at 16:45 on M-Net)
The Thundermans (weeknights at 20:20 on Nickelodeon)
Favourite Cartoon
Alvin!!! And the Chipmunks (weeknights at 20:20 on NickTOONS)
SpongeBob SquarePants (weekdays  at 14:45 on Nickelodeon)
Teen Titans Go! (weekdays at at 16:50 on Cartoon Network)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
The Loud House

The Simpsons (weekdays at 18:00 on FOX)
Favourite TV Actor
Andrew Lincoln (Rick Grimes, The Walking Dead – Mondays at 21:00 on FOX)
Grant Gustin (Barry Allen/The Flash, The Flash)
Jace Norman (Henry Hart, Henry Danger)
Jack Griffo (Max Thunderman, The Thundermans)
Jim Parsons (Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory)
William Shewfelt (Brody Romero/Red Ranger, Power Rangers Ninja Steel)
Favourite TV Actress
Candace Cameron-Bure (D.J. Tanner-Fuller, Fuller House)
Kaley Cuoco (Penny, The Big Bang Theory)
Kira Kosarin (Phoebe Thunderman, The Thundermans)
Lizzy Greene (Dawn Harper, Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn)
Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven, Stranger Things)
Zendaya (K.C. Cooper, K.C. Undercover)
Voting begins Monday, 19 March)

Favourite African star
Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)
Caster Semenya (South Africa)
Davido (Nigeria)
Emmanuella (Nigeria)
Eddy Kenzo (Uganda)
Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)


Favourite Video Game
Just Dance 2018
Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Minecraft: Java Edition
Star Wars Battlefront II
Super Mario Odyssey
Favourite Funny YouTuber
Alex Wassabi
Dude Perfect
Liza Koshy
Miranda Sings

Favourite Musical YouTuber
Ayo & Teo
Jack & Jack
Jacob Sartorius
Johnny Orlando
JoJo Siwa
Why Don’t We