This year’s virtually produced telecast of Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together, hosted by Victoria Justice (Victorious) on Saturday, May 2, at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) continued the events’ tradition of packing in the stars, surprises and slime, as well as revealing kids’ favorite TV shows, movies, games and more.
Perennial Nick favorite SpongeBob SquarePants won the Animated Series category, while Disney’s Frozen II won both Favorite Animated Movie and Male Voice (Josh Gad, “Olaf”). Beyoncé won Female Voice for playing “Nala” in Jon Favreau’s reimagined The Lion King. And Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame picked up the Favorite Movie gauntlet.
Highlights from Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together:
- + A $1 million donation to No Kid Hungry, a national campaign to end childhood hunger in America, in support of those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
- NBA champion and global icon LeBron James receiving Nickelodeon’s 2020 Generation Change Award, in honor of his commitment to creating real and lasting change through education, with his charity The LeBron James Family Foundation’s groundbreaking I PROMISE School, which provides his hometown’s most at-risk students and their families with educational resources and support.
- A special appearance from the cast members of Avengers: Endgame (Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo and Jeremy Renner).
- A sneak peek of Nick’s new live-action series The Astronauts, from Imagine Kids+Family (watch here).
- JoJo Siwa discovering slime secretly placed in every area of her home and ultimately getting slimed herself.
- David Dobrik doused in slime.
- A performance by recording artist and actor Asher Angel of his chart-topping single “All Day.”
- An exclusive look at Nick’s Slime in Space
- Celebrity appearances from Dwayne Johnson, Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Camila Cabello, Millie Bobby Brown, Ellen DeGeneres, BTS, Shawn Mendes, Lil Nas X, Dove Cameron, Tom Kenny, Bill Fagerbakke, SSSniperWolf, cast members of Stranger Things (Finn Wolfhard, Noah Schnapp, Caleb McLaughlin, Sadie Sink), the cast of Henry Danger (Jace Norman, Riele Downs, Sean Ryan Fox, Cooper Barnes, Ella Anderson, Michael D. Cohen), and more.
The KCA 2020 winners are:
FAVORITE KIDS TV SHOW Henry Danger
FAVORITE FAMILY TV SHOW Stranger Things
FAVORITE REALITY SHOW America’s Got Talent
FAVORITE TV HOST Ellen DeGeneres (Ellen’s Game of Games)
FAVORITE ANIMATED SERIES SpongeBob SquarePants
FAVORITE FEMALE TV STAR Millie Bobby Brown (“Eleven,” Stranger Things) FAVORITE MALE TV STAR Jace Norman (“Henry Hart / Kid Danger,” Henry Danger)
FAVORITE MOVIE Avengers: Endgame
FAVORITE MOVIE ACTRESS Dove Cameron (“Mal,” Descendants 3)
FAVORITE MOVIE ACTOR Dwayne Johnson (“Hobbs,” Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw; “Dr. Smolder Bravestone,” Jumanji: The Next Level)
FAVORITE SUPERHERO Tom Holland (“Spider-Man,” Spider-Man: Far From Home / Avengers: Endgame)
FAVORITE ANIMATED MOVIE Frozen II
FAVORITE FEMALE VOICE FROM AN ANIMATED MOVIE Beyoncé (“Nala,” The Lion King)
FAVORITE MALE VOICE FROM AN ANIMATED MOVIE Josh Gad (“Olaf,” Frozen II)
FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST Ariana Grande
FAVORITE MALE ARTIST Shawn Mendes
FAVORITE MUSIC GROUP BTS
FAVORITE SONG “bad guy”- Billie Eilish
FAVORITE MUSIC COLLABORATION “Señorita”- Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello
FAVORITE BREAKOUT NEW ARTIST Lil Nas X
FAVORITE GLOBAL MUSIC STAR Taylor Swift (North America)
FAVORITE MALE SOCIAL STAR David Dobrik
FAVORITE FEMALE SOCIAL STAR Annie LeBlanc
FAVORITE GAMER SSSniperWolf
FAVORITE VIDEO GAME Minecraft
FAVORITE SOCIAL MUSIC STAR JoJo Siwa
FAVORITE FEMALE SPORTS STAR Alex Morgan
FAVORITE MALE SPORTS STAR LeBron James