Avengers: Endgame and Lil Nas among Teen Choice Awards nominees

Avengers: Endgame and Lil Nas among Teen Choice Awards nominees

Rapper Lil Nas and Avengers: Endgame are among the nominees for the Teen Choice Awards.

Marvel’s superhero blockbuster earned nine nods in the film categories, including choice action movie, choice villain for Josh Brolin’s Thanos and choice actor for Robert Downey Jr, who plays Iron Man.

Guy Ritchie’s live-action adaption of Aladdin, starring Will Smith as Genie, earned five nominations, while Crazy Rich Asians and Aquaman each have four.

Lil Nas leads the way in the music categories.

The hip-hop star’s genre-crossing hit Old Town Road topped the charts on both sides of the Atlantic earlier this year and he is up for five awards, including male artist and breakthrough artist.

Old Town Road is also nominated for best song. Elsewhere in the music categories, Post Malone scored four nods while Taylor Swift, Khalid and Halsey earned three each.

Cardi B, Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish and BLACKPINK also have multiple nominations.

For television, Riverdale, The Flash and Shadowhunters each have five nods.

Voting for the annual awards show is open until June 25 and the ceremony takes place in Los Angeles on August 11.

- Press Association

More in this Section

Joanne McNally is putting on a free gig in Cork tonightJoanne McNally is putting on a free gig in Cork tonight

Six things to know about Cats ahead of Friday’s trailer releaseSix things to know about Cats ahead of Friday’s trailer release

Love Island’s Joanna: Seeing Michael try to crack on with Amber is hard to watchLove Island’s Joanna: Seeing Michael try to crack on with Amber is hard to watch

Paul McCartney writing stage musical of It’s A Wonderful Life in career firstPaul McCartney writing stage musical of It’s A Wonderful Life in career first


Lifestyle

Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich will not let a day pass without his ritual dip in the sea, which he describes as the best anti-depressant ever, says Lorna Siggins.Taking the plunge has a depth of benefits

10% of women suffer from it worldwide.As Alexa Chung reveals she has endometriosis, here’s everything you need to know about the condition

Pinnies, cookie cutters and wooden spoons at the ready.Food projects to do with the kids this summer

Stop. Climbing. Uluru.As tourists rush to climb Uluru despite an incoming ban – 5 ways to enjoy the rock respectfully

More From The Irish Examiner