The only empowering award show for kids in India for 4 successful years, Nickelodeon India has announced the fifth edition of the Kids Choice Awards 2019 with Yellow Diamond and Apis being the associate sponsors. A power-packed affair, Kids Choice Awards and will be held on December 20, 2019, in Mumbai.
The Kids Choice Awards recognises and honours the best talents in the country by empowering kids to vote for their favourites across various categories. The voting kickstarted on Children’s Day, November 14, across numerous categories including favourite actor, favourite actress, favourite movie, favorite song, favourite mobile game, to name a few. This year, Kids Choice Awards received a stupendous vote of close 5 lakhs. The kids, by voting on www.voot.com, the Voot App and MyJio app, decided who would take home the coveted Nickelodeon Blimp.
Every year, the one-of-a-kind extravaganza sees the biggest names from Bollywood match steps with the adorable Nicktoons like Motu Patlu, Rudra and Shiva, to name a few. From Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, and Alia Bhatt to Shah Rukh Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, and Kartik Aaryan, the prestigious award show has seen Bollywood’s heartthrobs walking the orange carpet and headlining the landmark kids’ event.
Following the legacy of a dazzling show and an entertaining evening, this year will once again see some rocking performances, glamour, and excitement. To be hosted by the actor and comedian Varun Sharma, the main attractions of the evening will be performances by Varun Dhawan, Sara Ali Khan and Bhumi Pednekar. Not to mention the age-old honour of the stars getting drenched in the Nickelodeon signature green slime! The star-studded awards night is set to be aired not only on the Nickelodeon franchise, but also on Colors, Rishtey, Colors regional network and Voot.
Nina Elavia Jaipuria, Head – Hindi Mass Entertainment and Kids TV Network at Viacom18, said, “We at Nickelodeon, always believe in empowering children and giving them an opportunity to voice their opinions and choices. With each passing year, we have strengthened the bond with our young audiences and their parents by creating new benchmarks in the kids’ entertainment space.