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2016 Kids' Choice Awards
Host Blake Shelton
Date March 12, 2016
Location The Forum
Inglewood, California
Television coverage
Network Nickelodeon
Nick Radio
Runtime 90 minutes
 < 2015 Kids' Choice Awards 2017

The 29th Annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards was held on March 12, 2016, at The Forum in Inglewood, California live on Nickelodeon and either live or on tape delay across all of Nickelodeon's international networks and also served as a full-length TV movie. Country singer Blake Shelton hosted the ceremony. A simulcast was also carried in the United States on sister channels Nicktoons, TeenNick, TV Land, and CMT, as well as on Nick Radio, to maximize ratings numbers, the show drew 3,321,000 on Nickelodeon and 4.426 million on all the channels put together.

There was one award that wasn't announced during the ceremony, the award for Favorite TV Actor – Kids Show. However, Ross Lynch won the award after the ceremony ended. A new series, School of Rock, which is based on the 2003 film of the same name, premiered after the ceremony.


Pre-show host


Artist(s) Song(s)
Charlie Puth

(w/ Wiz Khalifa)

"One Call Away"
"See You Again"
Silentó "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)"
DNCE "Cake by the Ocean"

Presenters (in order of appearance)

Celebrity (ies) Presented
Will Arnett Preview of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
Ellen DeGeneres Favorite Animated Movie
John Stamos
Keke Palmer
Favorite Movie
Heidi Klum
Anthony Anderson
Favorite TV Actress – Kids Show
Cast of Dance Moms Introduced Charlie Puth and Wiz Khalifa
Grant Gustin
Meghan Trainor
Favorite TV Show – Kids Show
Cast of Game Shakers Favorite Voice From an Animated Movie
Dove Cameron
Rob Gronkowski
Favorite Music Group
Debby Ryan
Sarah Hyland
Favorite Cooking Show
Jason Sudeikis
Josh Gad
Preview of The Angry Birds Movie
Chris Evans
Robert Downey Jr.
Preview of Captain America: Civil War
Chloe Bennet
Laura Marano
Introduced DNCE

Winners and nominees

  • The nominees were announced on February 2, 2016.
  • Winners are listed first, in bold. Other nominees are in alphabetical order.


Favorite Movie Favorite Movie Actor
Favorite Movie Actress Favorite Animated Movie
Favorite Voice From an Animated Movie


Favorite TV Show – Kids Show Favorite TV Actor – Kids Show
Favorite TV Actress – Kids Show Favorite TV Show – Family Show
Favorite TV Actor – Family Show Favorite TV Actress – Family Show
Favorite Talent Competition Favorite Cooking Show
  • Cake Boss
    • Cake Wars
    • Chopped Junior
    • Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
    • Hell's Kitchen
    • MasterChef Junior
Favorite Cartoon


Favorite Music Group Favorite Male Singer
Favorite Female Singer Favorite Song Of The Year
Favorite New Artist Favorite Collaboration


Favorite Book Favorite Video Game
  • Just Dance 2016
    • Disney Infinity 3.0
    • Minecraft: Story Mode
    • Skylanders: SuperChargers
    • SpongeBob HeroPants
    • Super Mario Maker




Favorite Brazilian Artist

  • Fly
  • Anitta
  • Biel
  • Ludmilla
  • MC Gui
  • Zé Felipe



Favorite French singer
  • Black M
  • Soprano
  • Louane Emera
  • Fréro Delavega


Favorite Italian Singer
Favorite Italian Youtuber
  • Sofia Viscardi
  • Alberico de Giglio
  • Antony di Francesco
  • Leonardo Decarli


Germany, Austria, Switzerland

Favorite Celebrity
Favorite YouTuber
  • Julien Bam
  • Dagi Bee
  • Bratayley
  • Freshtorge
  • EthanGamerTV

The Netherlands & Belgium

Favorite Vlogger
  • Acid (Belgium)
  • Beautynezz (The Netherlands)
  • Dylan Haegens (The Netherlands)
  • Enzo Knol (The Netherlands)
  • Furtjuh (The Netherlands)
  • Unagize (Belgium)



Favorite Polish Star


  • D.A.M.A
  • Agir
  • Filipe Gonçalves
  • Carlão


Favorite Music Act

UK & Ireland

Slimed Celebrities

  • Blake Shelton- The host was the mystery celebrity slimed at the end of the show.
  • Fifth Harmony- The girls were slimed whilst collecting the 'Best Female Group' award.

Middle East and North Africa

Favorite Arab Act

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