Four Filipino stars are nominated for this year’s Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards (KCA).
These stars are (in alphabetical order): Kathryn Bernardo, Enrique Gil, Maine Mendoza, and James Reid. They are nominated in the Favorite Pinoy Personality category.
These four personalities are members of four popular love teams in the Philippines: Kathryn is paired with Daniel Padilla (KathNiel), Enrique is partnered with Liza Soberano (LizQuen), Maine has Alden Richards as her partner (AlDub), and James is paired with Nadine Lustre (JaDine).
Kathryn, Maine and James are seen daily on television: Kathryn in Pangako Sa 'Yo, Maine in Eat Bulaga and James can be seen in On The Wings of Love. Meanwhile, Enrique will topbill the upcoming teleserye Dolce Amore, which is scheduled to start airing on February 15.
Meanwhile, De La Salle basketball player Jeron Teng also garnered a nomination in the Favorite Asian Sports Star category, where he is pitted against Irfan Fandi, Kim Kurniawan, and Pandelela Rinong.
In 2015’s Nickelodeon KCA, Daniel Padilla was nominated in the Favorite Asian Act. However, he lost to the Indonesian group JKT48.
Daniel was also Nickelodeon’s Global Slime Star, making him the first Filipino to earn the award.
The winners of the KCA will be determined through online voting. Fans can now start voting for their favorite stars through the website: kca.nick-asia.com/vote.
The awarding ceremony for this year’s Nickelodeon KCA will be held on March 12.