Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2017 honoured the best in the world of Entertainment across film and television. The star-studded evening which took place on December 15, 2017 at NSCI Dome, Mumbai saw the best and biggest of both Bollywood and Television personalities like Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh, Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon, Badshah, Shantanu Maheshwari, Dharmesh Sir, amongst others.
The Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards is the only awards show in the country that has kids deciding on who would win the coveted orange “Nickelodeon Blimp”. With nearly 2.5 lakh votes, the kids have truly chosen their favourites. Golmaal Again won in the Best Film category while Ranveer Singh won the Best Actor (Male) Award. Alia Bhatt won the coveted Best Actress (Female) award and Badri Ki Dulhania, the song that had the entire country grooving to its tunes was voted as the Best Song by kids.
The much adored Varun Dhawan was voted by kids as The Dancing Star and the Best Entertainer of the Year award. Motu Patlu received maximum votes and was declared the Best Show on a Kids Channel in the country. Motu won the Best Indian Cartoon Character of the year award.
The most memorable moments that made the Kid’s Choice Awards 2017 an affair to remember were Alia turning green on being slimed by Ranveer. The ‘Green Slime Mania’ is a tradition that is followed across the globe for Kid’s Choice Awards as a mark of honor where the biggest and hottest International celebrities like Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Adam Sandler and more have been slimed.
Nina Elavia Jaipuria, Business Head - Kids' Entertainment, Viacom18, said, “The Nickelodeon Kids’s ChoiceAwards is a platform that empowers kids and celebrates their choices. This edition of the awards has once again created many unique, electrifying and fun moments with thekids, toons and stars, all of which will create a memorable experience for all the Nickelodeon fans.”
The Awards will premiere on Nickelodeon, Sonic, Nick Jr. and Nick HD+. Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2017 will also see the entire Viacom18 network come together to telecast the much awaited awards across network channels- Colors, Rishtey, Colors Bangla, Colors Marathi, Colors Gujarati and Viacom18’s OTT platform VOOT.