1997 Kids' Choice Awards

The 10th Annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards was held on April 19, 1997, at the Grand Olympic Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. Actress Rosie O'Donnell was the host of the program while Terry Bradshaw co-hosted. The ceremony is also notable for leading into "Born to be Beavers", the first episode of Nick's then newest Nicktoon, The Angry Beavers.

1997 Kids' Choice Awards
1997 Kids' Choice Awards logo.jpg
DateApril 19, 1997
LocationGrand Olympic Auditorium
Hosted byRosie O'Donnell
Terry Bradshaw
Television/radio coverage
Produced byMark Offitzer
Directed byGlenn Weiss


Artist(s) Song(s)
Savage Garden[1] "I Want You"
Jewel[2] "You Were Meant for Me"
Coolio[3] "The Winner"
Immature[3] "Watch Me Do My Thing"

Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first, in bold. Other nominees are in alphabetical order.


Favorite Movie Favorite Movie Actor
Favorite Movie Actress


Favorite TV Show Favorite TV Actor
Favorite TV Actress Favorite Cartoon


Favorite Singer Favorite Group
Favorite Song


Favorite Male Athlete Favorite Female Athlete
Favorite Sports Team


Favorite Video Game Favorite Animal Star
Favorite Book[5]

Hall of FameEdit


  1. ^ 10th Annual Kids Choice Awards montage 1997 (Video). nickis4kids. May 23, 2009. Archived from the original on 2021-12-21. Retrieved May 29, 2020 – via YouTube.
  2. ^ You Were Meant For Me - Kids Choice awards LA, 1997 (Video). Oscar. November 17, 2015. Retrieved May 29, 2020 – via Vimeo.
  3. ^ a b Dempsey, John (April 3, 1997). "Nick signs celebs for Kids' nods". Variety. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  4. ^ "The 10th Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards". Whitney Houston Official Site. Sony Music Entertainment. Retrieved April 5, 2020.
  5. ^ "Kids have their say in Nick awards vote". March 6, 1997.