background img

The New Stuff

kidschoice
282 Views

Nickelodeon’s 26th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards Reaches 12M Viewers, Sets New Voting Records


kidschoice

After a week of surging ratings and an expectations-exceeding performance from the 26th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards, Nickelodeon has just posted double digit gains with their core demographic and closed the week with their highest ratings of the year, as the top cable net with kids 2-11 (3.1/1.0 million; +24%) and total viewers (2.0 million; +27%). Quarter to date, the network has been posting steady gains and is up over last year with both kids 2-11 (2.9/971,000; +7%) and total viewers (1.9 million; +6%).

Nickelodeon’s 26th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards managed to garner 12 million total viewers over the weekend, Hosted by Josh Duhamel, Saturday night’s live premiere (March 23, 8-9:30 p.m.; all times ET/PT) drew 5.8 million total viewers and ranks as the top telecast of the week (3/18-3/24) with kids and tweens across all TV, averaging an 8.0/2.7 million K2-11, 10.0/2.0 million K6-11 and 9.5/1.9 million T9-14. The show also aired on Sunday, March 24 at 12 p.m. and averaged a 3.5/1.1 million K2-11 and drew 2.5 million total viewers, followed by an evening airing (9 p.m.) that scored a 2.2/718,000 K2-11 and 1.5 million total viewers.

The event also managed to achieve a record-breaking 392 million votes during the FEb 14 – March 23 voting phase in 22 categories. In addition to the Kids’ Choice Awards website on Nick.com, families were able to vote via the Nick mobile website (m.nick.com) and through a KCA app for the iPad. Fans were also able to vote for their favorite stars using a Facebook application on the Nickelodeon Facebook page.

Nickelodeon’s 26th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards featured Johnny Depp who won this year’s Favorite Movie Actor Award; slimings of Sandra Bullock and Neil Patrick Harris, Amanda Seyfried and Josh Hutcherson, Dwight Howard; and a double sliming featuring Nick Cannon and host Duhamel. The show also featured Fergie, Katy Perry, Jessica Alba, Selena Gomez, Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Nick Cannon, Rico Rodriguez, Kaley Cuoco, LeBron James, Adam Sandler, Dwayne Johnson, Gabby Douglas, Logan Lerman, Sophia Grace and Rosie, Cory Monteith, Lucy Hale, Danica Patrick and Kevin Hart. Musical performances included Pitbull and Christina Aguilera performing a medley of “Don’t Stop the Party” and their hit single “I just Want to Feel This Moment,” Pop sensation Ke$ha, kept the festivities going with a medley of “We Are Who We Are“ and “C’Mon”.

The following two tabs change content below.

Neil Raymundo

A cowardly and treacherous Toonbarn blogger who can transform into a McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle. Secretly wants to replace Toonbarn Rob as leader of the Decepticons.

Latest posts by Neil Raymundo (see all)

Recently Published

disney-logo
»

Sony, Dreamworks and Disney: “Lawsuits are Not Going to Work”

Note: There will be two articles coming that will showcase a bit more ...

the-venture-bros-post-11
»

The Venture Bros. Returns With an All-New Special

One can never get enough of The Venture Bros., especially since the ...

Vixen Coming to CW (SEED)
»

Vixen Coming to the CW (SEED)

The Flash has been the biggest live action success in recent times ...

TTG_ep78_HotGarbage_Still01
»

Teen Titans Go! CLIP: Hot Garbage

Warner Bros. Animation has just released a new preview clip for the ...

justice-league-thrones-of-atlantis
»

World Premiere of Justice League: Throne of Atlantis on January 12 in Los Angeles

In celebration of the World Premiere screening of Justice League: ...

dragonball-culture
»

REVIEW: Derek Padula’s Dragon Ball Culture

I recently discovered that thedaoofdragonball.com’s Derek Padula ...

tmnt-eyes-of-the-chimera
»

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Opens 2015 With New Episodes

Nickelodeon’s latest take on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will ...

TTG_ep77_MouthHole_Still01
»

New Teen Titans Go! Clip: Mouth Hole

Warner Bros. Animation has just released a new preview clip for the ...

BBC Inks Licensing Deals for Something Special
»

The BBC Children’s Division gets a new CEO

So many changes are a foot, and there will be more in the months ...