- Golmaal Again is kid’s favorite film of 2017, Ranveer Singh & Alia Bhatt are their favorite Actors
- Varun Dhawan won the Dancing Star and the Best Entertainer of the Year award
- Mithali Raj won the Favourite Sports personality award
- Motu Patlu nominated as the Best Show on Kids Channel
Mumbai: India’s only award show by the kids, for the kids and of the kids – Dabur Red Paste presents Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2017 powered by Jolly Rancher in association with Yellow Diamond and Funskool and Apis Honey are honored the best in the world of Entertainment across film and television. The star-studded evening which took place on December 15th 2017 at NSCI Dome, Mumbai saw the best and biggest of both Bollywood and Television personalities like Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh, Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon, Badshah, Shantanu Maheshwari, Dharmesh Sir, amongst others walk the much talked about ‘Orange Carpet’. The starry evening captured everyone’s imagination through extraordinary performances and magical moments that will be etched in everyone’s mind for a long time.
The Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards is the only Awards Show in the country that has kids decide on who would win the coveted orange “Nickelodeon Blimp”. With nearly 2.5 lakh votes, the kids have truly chosen their favorites. Golmaal Again won in the Best Film category while Ranveer Singh won the Best Actor (Male) Award. Alia Bhatt won the coveted Best Actress (Female) award and Badri Ki Dulhania, the song that had the entire country grooving to its tunes was voted as the Best Song by kids. The much adored Varun Dhawan was voted by kids as The Dancing Starand the Best Entertainer of the Year award. Motu Patlu received maximum votes and was declared the Best Show on a Kids Channel in the country. Motu won the Best Indian Cartoon Character of the year award.
The most memorable moments that made the Kid’s Choice Awards 2017 an affair to remember were Alia turning green on being slimed by Ranveer. The ‘Green Slime Mania’ is a tradition that is followed across the globe for Kid’s Choice Awards as a mark of honor where the biggest and hottest International celebrities like Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Adam Sandler and more have been slimed.
Speaking on this edition of the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards Nina Elavia Jaipuria, Business Head – Kids’ Entertainment, Viacom18 said, “The Nickelodeon Kids’s Choice Awards is a platform that empowers kids and celebrates their choices. This edition of the awards has once again created many unique, electrifying and fun moments with the kids, toons and stars, all of which will create a memorable experience for all the Nickelodeon fans”
Commenting about the evening, nation’s current heartthrob Ranveer Singh said, “Performing on stage always gives me a huge adrenaline rush, but performing live for kids at the Kid’s Choice Awards was just next level in terms of madness! The kids are so full of love and positivity and energy that I simply had the best time ever on stage. It was a truly fulfilling experience being part of this spectacular evening. It really, really felt amazing. I will always cherish my first ever live performance at the Kids Choice Awards. What an evening!
Talking about her act at Kid’s Choice Awards the gorgeous diva Alia Bhatt said, “This is my second year in a row performing at Kid’s Choice Awards and I had double the blast since last time. Kids are a bundle of joy and happiness and performing on stage with them is always a memorable experience.”
The evening saw some adrenaline pumping performances by Alia Bhatt who danced to a melody of her biggest dance numbers, while a power packed performance by Ranveer Singh had the little ones jumping out of their seats. Badhshah had everyone grooving to his beats with the rap version of the KCA Anthem.
The Awards will premiere on Nickelodeon, Sonic, Nick Jr. and Nick HD+. Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2017 will also see the entire Viacom18 network come together to telecast the muc awaited awards across network channels- Colors, Rishtey, Colors Bangla, Colors Marathi, Colors Gujarati and Viacom18’s OTT platform VOOT.
And the Winners Are
- Best Movie Actor (Male) – Ranveer Singh
- Best Movie Actor (Female) – Alia Bhatt
- Best Bollywood Movie – Golmaal Again
- Best Bollywood Movie Song – Badri Ki Dulhania – Badrinath Ki Dulhania
- Best Dancing Star – Varun Dhawan – Tamma Tamma – Badrinath Ki Dulhania
- Best Entertainer (Films) – Varun Dhawan
- Best TV Character (Male) – Dilip Joshi As Jethalal – Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
- Best TV Character (Female) – Disha Vakani As Daya – Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma
- Best TV Show – Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma
- Best Child Entertainer on TV – Jayas Kumar – Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs
- Best Entertainer (Films) – Varun Dhawan – Badrinath Ki Dulhania/Judwaa 2
- Best Show On Kids Channel – Motu Patlu
- Best Indian Toon Character – Motu
- Favourite Sports Personality – Mithali Raj
- Dabur Best Smile – Neeti Mohan
- Nickelodeon ka Digital Star – Ssumier Pasricha