Nikki & Brie Bella, The Chainsmokers, Nick Cannon, Ellen DeGeneres,
DJ Khaled, Demi Lovato, Isabela Moner, Chris
Pratt, Rico Rodriguez, Zoe Saldana, JoJo Siwa,
Stars from Nick's Hit Series and more Scheduled to Appear in Live Show
BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Nickelodeon announced today that international music sensation Little
Mix will take the stage at the 2017 Kids' Choice Awards. Nominated
in the new category of Favorite Global Music Star, the award-winning
group will perform a medley of their hit singles "Shout Out to My Ex"
and "Touch." Little Mix joins previously announced performers Machine
Gun Kelly and Camila Cabello, who will be performing their
platinum-selling number-one single, "Bad Things."
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The star-studded event will also feature appearances by celebrities
including: Nikki & Brie Bella; The Chainsmokers; Nick Cannon; Ellen
DeGeneres; Chris Evans; Gal Gadot; Kevin Hart; DJ Khaled; Demi Lovato;
Isabela Moner; Chris Pine; Chris Pratt; Rico Rodriguez; Zoe Saldana;
JoJo Siwa and Zendaya; plus stars from Nick's hit series Henry Danger(Jace
Norman); Game Shakers (Thomas Kuc, Madisyn Shipman, Benjamin
Flores Jr.); Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn (Mace Coronel, Aidan
Gallagher, Lizzy Greene, Casey Simpson); The Power Rangers (Becky
G., Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Ludi Lin, Dacre Montgomery); The
Thundermans (Jack Griffo, Kira Kosarin) and School of Rock (Breanna
Yde, Ricardo Hurtado, Jade Pettyjohn, Aidan Miner and Lance Lim).
Hosted by WWE Superstar John Cena, the show will air live on Saturday,
March 11, at 8 p.m. (ET/ tape delayed for West Coast), from USC's Galen
Center in Los Angeles.
for Little Mix bio.
Nickelodeon's 2017 Kids' Choice Awards is the only live event
where kids can cast their votes across 28 categories with a brand-new
voting experience on Nickelodeon's digital platforms including Nick.com
and the Nick App on iPad, iPhone, Kindle and Android devices.
Stay up-to-date on all Kids' Choice Awards news by liking
Nickelodeon on Facebook and
following @Nickelodeon on Twitter and Instagram
While this will be Cena's first time hosting the global show, he is
beloved worldwide by the Nickelodeon family, having previously hosted
Australia's Kids' Choice Awards in 2008, as well as undergoing a sliming
at the first UK Kids' Choice Awards in 2007.
Sponsors of Nickelodeon's 2017 Kids' Choice Awards include
Cinnamon Toast Crunch™, Crest®, Hot Wheels®, Nintendo, Skechers®,
Toyota, Verizon and Walmart.
Nickelodeon's 2017 Kids' Choice Awards is produced by
Nickelodeon Productions. Elizabeth Kelly, Michael Dempsey, Shelly
Sumpter Gillyard and Jay Schmalholz are executive producers.
Media outlets can access photos and video for Nickelodeon's 2017
Kids' Choice Awards by logging onto Nickpress.com.
Nickelodeon, now in its 37th year, is the number-one
entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by
putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes
television programming and production in the United States and around
the world, plus consumer products, online, recreation, books and feature
films. Nickelodeon's U.S. television network is seen in more than
90 million households and has been the number-one-rated basic cable
network for 20 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit http://www.nickpress.com.
Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks
of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB).
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