SUMMER IS HEATING UP AS NEXT WAVE OF CATEGORIES AND NOMINEES ARE ANNOUNCED FOR "TEEN CHOICE 2008"
"Choice MySpacer" and "Choice Most Fanatic Fan" Categories Just Added
Jonas Brothers To Answer Questions Submitted Via
MySpace During Show
Chris Brown, Scarlett Johanssen, Zac Efron, Pink, Jaime Pressly, Danica Patrick, Selena Gomez, JoJo, Minka Kelly, Jesse McCartney, Chad Michael Murray,
Chace Crawford, Kristen Bell, Drake Bell, Mischa Barton, Brittany Snow,
Hayden Panettiere Among Stars Scheduled to Appear
The next wave is about to hit as nominees in categories such as Choice Summer Movie - Action/Adventure, Choice Summer Movie - Comedy, Choice Summer Song, Choice Summer TV Show and brand new in 2008 Choice Most Fanatic Fan and Choice MySpacer are announced. Fans ages 13-19 can vote once each day for all of their favorite TEEN CHOICE 2008 nominees at www.TeenChoiceAwards.com.
Hosted by Miley Cyrus, TEEN CHOICE celebrates the hottest teen icons in film, television, music, sports and fashion. The coolest stars will receive coveted Teen Choice surfboard awards in categories such as Choice Male Hottie and Choice Hook-Up when TEEN CHOICE 2008 airs Monday, August 4 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. Celebrities scheduled to appear at TEEN CHOICE 2008 include Chris Brown, Scarlett Johanssen, Zac Efron, Pink, Jaime Pressly, Danica Patrick, Selena Gomez, JoJo, Minka Kelly, Jesse McCartney, Chad Michael Murray, Chace Crawford, Kristen Bell, Drake Bell, Mischa Barton, Brittany Snow, Hayden Panettiere. Additional performers and presenters to be announced soon.
The brand new Choice MySpacer award will recognize a celebrity who creatively uses their MySpace page to connect with their fans through blogs, bulletins or status updates; while the new Choice Most Fanatic Fan honors the celebrity whose fans are truly fanatical. For the first time ever on TEEN CHOICE, a few lucky fans will get to interact with the Jonas Brothers by submitting video recorded questions via MySpace. If chosen, their video question will then be answered by the Jonas Brothers during the show. Teens can find more information and upload their video questions at www.myspace.com/teenchoice2008.
TEEN CHOICE 2008 is executive-produced by Bob Bain ("Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards") and Michael Burg. Paul Flattery serves as producer, Kelly Brock is co-producer and Greg Sills serves as supervising producer.
Following is the list of new categories and nominees for the next wave of TEEN CHOICE 2008:
Choice Summer Movie � Action/Adventure
The Incredible Hulk
Journey to the Center of the Earth
The Dark Knight
Choice Summer Movie - Comedy
Kung Fu Panda
You Don't Mess with the Zohan
Choice Summer Song
7 Things - Miley Cyrus
Burnin' Up - Jonas Brothers
Forever - Chris Brown
I Kissed A Girl - Katy Perry
Leavin' - Jesse McCartney
Choice Summer TV Show
America's Best Dance Crew
High School Musical: Get in the Picture
So You Think You Can Dance
The Secret Life of the American Teenager
Choice Most Fanatic Fans
Robert Downey Jr. http://www.myspace.com/robertdowneyjr
Channing Tatum http://www.myspace.com/channingtatumunwrapped
Ryan Sheckler http://www.myspace.com/ryan_sheckler_dot_com
Katy Perry http://www.myspace.com/katyperry
Jaime Pressly http://www.myspace.com/jaimepressly
A full list of nominees in all categories is available at www.teenchoiceawards.com.
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