On Thursday, Nickeldeon announced the nominees for the 2017 Kids’ Choice Awards.
John Cena will host the ceremony live from USC’s Galen Center in L.A. March 11 at 8 p.m. “Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards is the biggest party for kids, and I’m so excited and honored to host this year’s show,” he says. “I have a lot of big surprises in store so bring on the slime!”
Nigeria’s Yemi Alade and Funke Akindele made it to the list. Other Africans that got nominated include Trevor Noah, Lupita Nyong’o, Pearl Thusi and Wayde Van Niekerk.
Beginning Thursday, kids can cast their votes across 28 categories via Nickelodeon’s digital platforms, including Nick.com and the Nick app on iPad, iPhone, Kindle, and Android devices.
Kids will also be able to vote through Twitter and Facebook using special hashtags.
Here is the complete list of nominees: