The 2016 Teen Choice Awards ceremony was held on July 31, 2016, at the Forum in Inglewood, California. The awards celebrate the year's achievements in music, film, television, sports, fashion, comedy, and the Internet, and were voted on by viewers living in the US, aged 13 and over through various social media sites. Justin Timberlake received the inaugural Decade Award. The ceremony was hosted by John Cena and Victoria Justice.
|2016 Teen Choice Awards|
|Date||July 31, 2016|
|Location||The Forum, Inglewood, California|
|Hosted by||John Cena, Victoria Justice|
|Network||Fox Broadcasting Company|
- Ross Lynch and Gina Rodriguez—presented Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
- Bebe Rexha, Alessia Cara and Kelsea Ballerini—presented Choice TV Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
- Lea Michele and Bethany Mota—presented Choice TV: Drama
- Cat Deeley and Maddie Ziegler—introduced the finalists of So You Think You Can Dance: The Next Generation
- Sarah Hyland and John Stamos—presented Choice Summer TV Show
- Terrence J and Katie Nolan—introduced Charlie Puth
- Lana Parrilla and Paul Wesley—presented Choice TV: Comedy
- Kobe Bryant—presented the Decade Award
- Clayne Crawford and Damon Wayans—presented Choice Movie: Drama
- Jessica Alba—introduced the families and survivors who were affected by gun violence and Ne-Yo
- Hey Violet—presented Stride Mad Intense Winner Minute
- Matthew Daddario and The Bella Twins—presented Choice Movie: Breakout Star
- Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross—presented Choice Movie Actress: Comedy
- Mark Consuelos and Kylie Bunbury—introduced Serayah
- Laura Marano and Maia Mitchell—presented Choice Web Stars: Male and Female
Winners and nomineesEdit
The first wave of nominations were announced on May 24, 2016. The second wave was announced on June 9, 2016. The third and final wave was announced on July 6, 2016. Winners are listed first, in bold.
|Choice Music: Male Artist||Choice Music: Female Artist|
|Choice Music: Group||Choice Music: R&B/Hip-Hop Artist|
|Choice Music: Country Artist||Choice Music Single: Male Artist|
|Choice Music Single: Female Artist||Choice Music Single: Group|
|Choice Music: Country Song||Choice Music: R&B/Hip-Hop Song|
|Choice Music: Rock Song||Choice Music: Love Song|
|Choice Music: Break-Up Song||Choice Music: Party Song|
|Choice Music: Song from a Movie or TV Show||Choice Music: Breakout Artist|
|Choice Music: Next Big Thing||Choice Music: Summer Song|
|Choice Music: Summer Artist – Male||Choice Music: Summer Artist – Female|
|Choice Music: Summer Group||Choice Music: Summer Tour|
|Choice Music: International Artist|
|Choice Web Star: Male||Choice Web Star: Female|
|Choice Web Star: Comedy||Choice Web Star: Fashion/Beauty|
|Choice Web Star: Music||Choice Social Media King|
|Choice Social Media Queen||Choice Twit|
|Choice Viner||Choice Instagramer|
|Choice YouTuber||Choice Snapchatter|
|Choice Muser||Choice Fandom|
|Choice Hottie: Male||Choice Hottie: Female|
|Choice Style: Male||Choice Style: Female|
|Choice Athlete: Male||Choice Athlete: Female|
|Choice Sports Team|
|Choice Comedian||Choice Dancer|
|Choice Model||Choice Selfie Taker|
Family and fans of slain singer Christina Grimmie expressed disappointment that Grimmie was not mentioned during the show, especially during the #StoptheViolence tribute, which was presented by actress Jessica Alba and singer Ne-Yo and honored the family members of teens who had died as a result of violence.
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