North America’s adolescents have made their voice heard – Teen Choice 2017 surfboards were handed out to a host of movies, TV shows, actors, actresses, digital stars, singers and musicians during the two-hour special on FOX.
Some of the winners came as a surprise: Riverdale (Choice TV Drama, Choice Breakthrough Series), Dwayne Johnson (Choice Fantasy Movie Actor); while some did not: Wonder Woman (Choice Action Movie), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (Choice Sci-Fi Movie).
More than 63,000,000 votes were cast via Twitter and FOX.com.
Vanessa Hudgens has been selected to be the first recipient of Teen Choice’s #SeeHer Award for ‘pushing boundaries on changing stereotypes and embodying the fight for realistic female portrayals in media.’
The award is given in partnership between FOX and the Association of National Advertisers (ANA).
Teen Choice 2017 airs live on Sunday, Aug. 13(8:00/7C/PT tape-delayed) from University of Southern California’s Galen Center on FOX.
Bruno Mars will be honored for his innovation and contributions to contemporary music with the Teen Choice 2017 Visionary Award at Teen Choice 2017, broadcast live Sunday, August 13th on FOX (8/7C).
Fifth Harmony, Anthony Anderson and Logan Paul have been confirmed as special presenters and will ‘multiple acts in the show and will be announcing some of the most anticipated performances and honorees of the night.”
The two-hour LIVE event will honor the year’s iconic stars from the best films, most-loved TV shows, fiercest music and the top moments in fashion, digital and comedy with the coveted Teen Choice Surfboard Awards. Host(s), performers, presenters and nominees for Teen Choice 2017 to be announced.
Whether the 2017 surfboards be as colorful as last years remains to be seen.