Nickelodeon’s Annual Kids’ Choice Awards garnered more than 40 million phone-in and online kid votes across digital platforms Nick.com, Nicktropolis and TurboNick between March 5 and 31.That’s 13-million more votes than last year, indicating the ceremony, which took place Saturday at the Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles, isn’t losing its grip on kid viewers.
Besides dolling out kudos, the show featured a mass celebrity sliming with Vince Vaughn, host Justin Timberlake, Mandy Moore, Jackie Chan, Tobey Macguire, Chris Tucker and Steve Carell succumbing to the green goo.
As for the awards, here are the highlights:
Favorite Movie: The Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest
Favorite Female Movie Star: Dakota Fanning
Favorite Male Movie Star: Adam Sandler
Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie: Queen Latifah,Ice Age: The Meltdown
Favorite Animated Movie: Happy Feet
Favorite Music Group: The Black Eyed Peas
Favorite Video Game: SpongeBob SquarePants
Favorite TV Show: American Idol