The Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Are Back!
Nickelodeon (DStv channel 305) announced the host and nominees for the 2019 Kids’ Choice Awards (KCAs) along with a first-time Nickelodeon KCA nomination livestream event across Nickelodeon’s YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter handles and channels. The Nickelodeon 2019 Kids’ Choice Awards will air on Nickelodeon (DStv channel 305) and Nick Toons (DStv channel 308) at 17:05 CAT on Sunday, 24 March 2019.
Here Are The South African Nominees
The five effervescent stars that make up the South African nominees for the only live event where kids’ votes count and the biggest stars of the day line up to get slimed include: Nomzamo Mbatha, AKA, Siya Kolisi, Kagiso Rabada and Somizi in the Favourite South African Star category and Adesua Etomi-Wellington, IK Osakioduwa (Nigeria), Sauti Sol (Kenya) and Stone Bwoy (Ghana) in the Favourite African Star category. Globally acclaimed musician Davido from Nigeria is the Africa nominee in the Favourite Global Music Star award featured amongst David Guetta and Taylor Swift.
And DJ Khaled Will Play Host This Year!
Music mogul, DJ Khaled, is set to host the 2019 Nickelodeon’s KCAs – the biggest, slimiest party of the year for kids. DJ Khaled will bring his music, signature catch phrases and larger-than-life personality to the Kids’ Choice Awards stage. Kids across the globe will have a front-row seat to the next big things in kid culture from the hottest upcoming movies, music, gaming and rising talent, while continuing to celebrate their favourites from the past year. Kids everywhere will be able to experience the show across all Nickelodeon screens and platforms, as Nick brings the slime and surprises they love. DJ Khaled is also nominated in three categories at the Awards.
Leading the pack with the most nominations are:
- Avengers: Infinity War, with 10 nominations;
- Black Panther, with five nominations;
- Cardi B and Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation, with four nominations each
First-time nominees include:
- Jason Momoa
- Emilia Clarke
- James Corden
- Noah Centineo
- Bebe Rexha
- Tyra Banks
This year also introduces five new categories for voting:
- Favourite TV Host
- Favourite TV Judges
- Favourite Superhero
- and Favourite Gamer
- And, for the first time, kids will get to decide how they want to help the world in a new category called How Do You Want to Help?
Start Voting For Your Favourites NOW!
Beginning today, fans can cast votes on the official Kids’ Choice Awards website, KCA2019.com. Fans will also be able to cast their vote through social media on Twitter using #artistname #KCA, and for the first time ever, Nickelodeon will be enabling voting on specific posts on Instagram.
Don’t Miss It!
Catch the Nickelodeon 2019 Kids Choice Awards on Nickelodeon (DStv channel 305) and Nick Toons (DStv channel 308) at 17:05 CAT on Sunday, 24 March 2019.
For More Information
For more information on the Nickelodeon 2019 Kids’ Choice Awards, please log on to www.nickelodeonafrica.com, like Nickelodeon on Facebook or follow Nickelodeon on Twitter @NickAfrica using the hashtag #KCA.