- Publish Date
- Monday, 14 March 2016, 9:38AM
ADAM SANDLER, JENNIFER LAWRENCE, JUSTIN BIEBER, SOFIA VERGARA, WILL FERRELL and AMY POEHLER were amongst those who won coveted orange blimps at Nickelodeon’s 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards broadcast LIVE to Aussie and Kiwi kids from Los Angeles’ legendary “Fabulous” Forum today.
But the greatest news for us, was Silver Fern, KAYLA CULLEN, winning 'Favourite Sports Star'! Congratulations Kayla, we are SO proud of you!
REBEL WILSON was awarded the Aussie/Kiwi HONORARY BIG KID award, which celebrates role models who encourage kids to be themselves and to be proud of their individuality.
“Kids in Australia and New Zealand, I love you, and as your honorary big kid and now rebel commander, I command you guys to get out there, get crazy messy and have the most wild fun you can,” Rebel said on receiving her award.
Additional celebrities in attendance included: ROBERT DOWNEY JR., AMY POEHLER, ELLEN DEGENERES, MEGHAN TRAINOR, HEIDI KLUM, ROB GRONKOWSKI, CHRIS EVANS, KEKE PALMER, ANTHONY ANDERSON, CHLOE BENNET, BUDDY VALASTRO, SARAH HYLAND, DOVE CAMERON, GRANT GUSTIN, JOSH GAD, LAURA MARANO, ZENDAYA, WILL ARNETT, DEBBY RYAN, and cast members from DANCE MOMS, plus stars of Nick’s hit series GAME SHAKERS (KEL MITCHELL, BENJAMIN FLORES JR., CREE CICCHINO, MADISYN SHIPMAN, THOMAS KUC) and THE THUNDERMANS (JACK GRIFFO, KIRA KOSARIN).
Kids and families cast votes in 22 global categories plus five Aussie/Kiwi categories. Fans were able to vote for their favourites across all of Nickelodeon’s digital platforms including kca.nick.com.au, and with Twitter using #KCA.
The following are Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards winners:
AUSSIE AND KIWI CATEGORIES
Favourite Pop Sensation
5 Seconds of Summer (AUS)
Favourite Sports Star
Kayla Cullen (NZ)
Favourite Sports Team
Australian Diamonds (AUS)
Favourite Old Fart**
Scott Cam (AUS)
**Nickelodeon specifies that anyone over the age of 25 is considered an Old Fart according to our extensive research* into all things kids!…however not from our research… just from the word on the playground!
Favourite Social Media Star
Troye Sivan (AUS)
Favourite TV Show
Favourite Family TV Show
Favourite Male TV Star – Kids’ Show
Ross Lynch – Austin Moon, Austin & Ally
Favourite Male TV Star – Family Show
Jim Parsons – Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory
Favourite Female TV Star – Kids’ Show
Zendaya – K.C. Cooper, K.C. Undercover
Favourite Female TV Star – Family Show
Sofia Vergara – Gloria Delgado-Pritchett, Modern Family
Favourite Talent Competition Show
Favourite Cooking Show
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Favourite Movie Actor
Will Ferrell – Brad Whitaker, Daddy’s Home
Favourite Movie Actress
Jennifer Lawrence – Katniss Everdeen, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2
Favourite Animated Movie
Hotel Transylvania 2
Favourite Voice From an Animated Movie
Amy Poehler – Joy, Inside Out
Favourite Music Group
Favourite Male Singer
Favourite Female Singer
Favourite Song Of The Year
Hello – Adele
Favourite New Artist
See You Again – Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth
Diary of a Wimpy Kid series
Favourite Video Game
Just Dance 2016
Source: Nickelodeon Australia