Digital News Report – Jack Black will be hosting the 24th annual Kids Choice Awards tonight at 8 pm ET. This is the third time Black will be hosting the awards and one of the few times the awards ceremony has been held in April. The ceremonies are usually held the last Saturday in March.
If you tune-in online you can watch a live countdown at 7 pm. Find out who is arriving on the orange carpet. For the third year in a row there will be a Countdown to Kids’ Choice! pre-show telecast at 7 pm. BrainSurge host Jeff Sutphen will announce the preshow with help from Victorious cast member Daniella Monet and iCarly cast member Noah Munck.
If you have Nickelodeon East you can watch the actual award show at 5 pm. This is before the west coast airs the ceremony.
Musical guests include Big Time Rush (BTR), who will perform their single “Boyfriend”. Other performers include Willow Smith and the Black Eyed Peas.
Justin Bieber, Jay-Z, Bruno Mars and Usher are nominated for the best male artist. Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Katy Perry and Taylor Swift are nominated for best female singers.
Alice in Wonderland, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, the Karate Kid and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 are vying for favorite movie.
By Mark Williams