By Jonathan Borge
Updated May 25, 2016 @ 11:00 am
Credit: Denise Truscello/WireImage

There aren’t many awards shows that allow our favorite stars to let their hair down and celebrate entertainment in a totally no-frills fashion, but the Teen Choice Awards do exactly that each year. As usual, the televised affair highlights the best in TV, music, movies, sports, fashion, comedy, and all things digital, and the nominees for this summer’s expectedly high-wattage event includes some of the most buzzed-about ladies and gentleman in Hollywood.

So who’s up for an award? Selena Gomez leads the music category with three nominations including one for Choice Female Artist, while fellow pop crooner Justin Bieber also rounds out the top with three noms, one for Choice Male Hottie, included. Empire received a nod for Choice TV Show: Drama and two of its stars, Jussie Smollett and Terrence Howard, are each in the running for Choice TV Actor: Drama. As for fashion, the ladies in the Choice Female Hottie category include Gigi Hadid, Kendall Jenner, Demi Lovato, and more.

See some of the top nominations below—and visit for the full list and to vote for your favorites now through July 28. The 2016 Teen Choice Awards air Sunday, July 31 at 8 p.m. ET on Fox.


Choice Movie: Action/Adventure
In the Heart of the Sea
Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
The Divergent Series: Allegiant
The Jungle Book

Choice Movie Actor: Drama
Jacob Tremblay – Room
Leonardo DiCaprio – The Revenant
Matt Damon – The Martian
Michael B. Jordan – Creed
O'Shea Jackson Jr. – Straight Outta Compton
Taron Egerton – Eddie The Eagle

Choice Movie Actress: Drama
Alicia Vikander – The Danish Girl
Brie Larson – Room
Jennifer Garner – Miracles from Heaven
Jennifer Lawrence – Joy
Jessica Chastain – The Martian
Tessa Thompson – Creed


Choice TV Show: Drama
Grey's Anatomy
Pretty Little Liars
Shades of Blue

Choice TV Actor: Comedy
Andy Samberg – Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Anthony Anderson – Black-ish
Jaime Camil – Jane the Virgin
Jim Parsons – The Big Bang Theory
Ross Lynch – Austin & Ally
Taylor Lautner – Cuckoo

Choice TV Actress: Comedy
Candace Cameron Bure – Fuller House
Dove Cameron – Liv and Maddie
Emma Roberts – Scream Queens
Gina Rodriguez – Jane the Virgin
Laura Marano – Austin & Ally
Lea Michele – Scream Queens


Choice Male Artist
Charlie Puth
Justin Bieber
Nick Jonas
Shawn Mendes
Zayn Malik

Choice Female Artist
Ariana Grande
Demi Lovato
Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift

Choice Song: Female Artist
Adele – “Hello”
Ariana Grande – “Dangerous Woman”
Demi Lovato – “Confident”
Meghan Trainor – “No”
Selena Gomez – “Hands To Myself”
Taylor Swift – “New Romantics”

Choice Song: Male Artist
Charlie Puth – “One Call Away”
Flo Rida – “My House”
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
Nick Jonas – “Close” (feat. Tove Lo)
Troye Sivan – “Youth”
Zayn Malik – "Pillowtalk”


Choice Female Hottie
Gigi Hadid
Selena Gomez
Demi Lovato
Hailey Baldwin
Kendall Jenner
Bella Thorne

Choice Male Hottie
Austin Mahone
Cameron Dallas
Harry Styles
Jussie Smollett
Justin Bieber
Zayn Malik