Dwight Howard, Richard Sherman Up for Most Enthusiastic Athlete at 2014 Kids' Choice Awards
Full nominees for the 27th annual Kids' Choice Awards have been revealed. In addition to movie, music and TV categories, the annual fan-voted event features others such as Favorite Funny Star, Most Enthusiastic Athlete, Favorite Video Game, Favorite App Game and Favorite Book.
Favorite Funny Star and Most Enthusiastic Athlete are only added to this year's list. Nominees in the Favorite Funny Star group consist of Kaley Cuoco, Kevin Hart, Andy Samberg and Sofia Vergara. In the category of Most Enthusiastic Athlete, four shining stars in sports are up against each other to take the trophy home. Basketball player Dwight Howard is joined by Richard Sherman of the Seattle Seahawks. The other two athletes are baseball player David Ortiz and NFL star Cam Newton.
Some of most popular game applications such as "Angry Birds Star Wars II", "Candy Crush Saga", "Despicable Me: Minion Rush" and "Temple Run" are vying for a trophy in Favorite App Game. Other exciting games such as "Angry Birds Star Wars", "Disney Infinity", "Just Dance 2014" and "Minecraft", meanwhile, are in Favorite Video Game category.
Many people's favorite book, "Harry Potter" series, is up against "The Hobbit" for Favorite Book. The two are joined by "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" series and "The Hunger Games" series in the competition.
Winners from all categories will be announced on Saturday, March 29 from 8-9:30 P.M. ET/PT. Hosted by Mark Wahlberg, 2014 Kids' Choice Awards airs from the University of Southern California's Galen Center.
Favorite Funny Star
- "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" series
- "Harry Potter" series
- "The Hobbit"
- "The Hunger Games" series
- "Angry Birds Star Wars"
- "Disney Infinity"
- "Just Dance 2014"
- "Angry Birds Star Wars II"
- "Candy Crush Saga"
- "Despicable Me: Minion Rush"
- "Temple Run"
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