Teen Choice Awards 2015 Nominees: Wave 2 Revealed!

Empire, Taylor Swift and Pitch Perfect 2 score multiple nominations

By Zach Johnson Jul 08, 2015 7:00 PMTags
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The Teen Choice Awards are just 22 days away!

The second wave of nominations were announced Wednesday, with Fox's Empire leading the pack with seven nominations. Taylor Swift and Universal Pictures' film Pitch Perfect 2 earned six nods each. The show will air live Aug. 16 at 8 p.m. on Fox. Voting for Wave Two is open via Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

From now through July 24 at 12 p.m. PT, fans can vote once each day per category, per platform user ID, for the Wave Two nominees. Teen Choice Awards host(s), performers, presenters and additional nominees will be announced at a later date.

Here are the Wave 2 nominees:


Choice Movie Villain (#ChoiceMovieVillain)

Rose Byrne, Spy

Vincent D'Onofrio, Jurassic World

Jason Statham, Furious 7

Donald Sutherland, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

Bella Thorne, The DUFF

Kate Winslet, Insurgent

Choice Movie Scene Stealer (#ChoiceMovieSceneStealer)

Adam DeVine, Pitch Perfect 2

Chris Evans, Avengers: Age of Ultron

Green Bay Packers, Pitch Perfect 2

Nicholas Hoult, Mad Max: Fury Road

Hailee Steinfeld, Pitch Perfect 2

Miles Teller, Insurgent

Michael Tackett

Choice Movie Breakout Star (#ChoiceMovieBreakoutStar)

Thomas Brodie-Sangster, The Maze Runner

Cara Delevingne, Paper Towns

Scott Eastwood, The Longest Ride

Taron Egerton, Kingsman: The Secret Service

Thomas Mann, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Elizabeth Olsen, Avengers: Age of Ultron

Choice Movie Chemistry (#ChoiceMovieChemistry)

Jim Carrey & Jeff Daniels, Dumb and Dumber To

Vin Diesel, Tyrese Gibson, Dwayne Johnson, Ludacris, Michelle Rodriguez & Paul Walker, Furious 7

Anna Kendrick & Brittany Snow, Pitch Perfect 2

Thomas Mann & RJ Cyler, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Dylan O'Brien & Thomas Brodie-Sangster, The Maze Runner

Sofia Vergara & Reese Witherspoon, Hot Pursuit

Choice Movie Liplock (#ChoiceMovieLiplock)

Jennifer Lawrence & Liam Hemsworth, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

Blake Lively & Michiel Huisman, The Age of Adaline

Mae Whitman & Robbie Amell, The Duff

Rebel Wilson & Adam DeVine, Pitch Perfect 2

Reese Witherspoon & Sofia Vergara, Hot Pursuit

Shailene Woodley & Theo James, Insurgent

Choice Movie Hissy Fit (#ChoiceMovieHissyFit)

Lewis Black as "Anger," Inside Out

Bryce Dallas Howard, Jurassic World

Anna Kendrick, Pitch Perfect 2

Melissa McCarthy, Spy

Reese Witherspoon, Hot Pursuit

Universal Pictures

Choice Summer Movie (#ChoiceSummerMovie)

Inside Out

Jurassic World

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Paper Towns


Terminator Genisys

Choice Summer Movie Star: Male (#ChoiceSummerMovieStarMale)

Dwayne Johnson, San Andreas

Chris Pratt, Jurassic World

Paul Rudd, Ant-Man

Adam Sandler, Pixels

Channing Tatum, Magic Mike XXL

Nat Wolff, Paper Towns

Choice Summer Movie Star: Female (#ChoiceSummerMovieStarFemale)

Emilia Clarke, Terminator Genisys

Cara Delevingne, Paper Towns

Bryce Dallas Howard, Jurassic World

Evangeline Lilly, Ant-Man

Melissa McCarthy, Spy

Amy Poehler as "Joy," Inside Out

ABC Family/Ron Tom


Choice TV Villain (#ChoiceTVVillain)

"A," Pretty Little Liars

Tom Cavanagh, The Flash

The Dread Doctors, Teen Wolf

Terrence Howard, Empire

Matt Nable, Arrow

Chris Wood, The Vampire Diaries

Choice TV: Scene Stealer (#ChoiceTVSceneStealer)

Trai Byers, Empire

Kat Graham, The Vampire Diaries

Dylan O'Brien, Teen Wolf

Sasha Pieterse, Pretty Little Liars

Bella Thorne, Scream

Ashley Tisdale, Young & Hungry

Choice TV: Breakout Star (#ChoiceTVBreakoutStar)

Bryshere "Yazz" Gray, Empire

Grant Gustin, The Flash

Candice Patton, The Flash

Gina Rodriguez, Jane the Virgin

Yara Shahidi, Black-ish

Jussie Smollett, Empire

Choice TV: Breakout Show (#ChoiceTVBreakoutShow)

Becoming Us




Jane the Virgin



Choice TV: Chemistry (#ChoiceTVChemistry)

Jensen Ackles & Misha Collins, Supernatural

Trai Byers, Bryshere "Yazz" Gray, Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Howard and Jussie Smollett, Empire

Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Simon Helberg & Kunal Nayyar, The Big Bang Theory

Kat Graham & Ian Somerhalder, The Vampire Diaries

Grant Gustin & Candice Patton, The Flash

Ross Lynch & Laura Marano, Austin & Ally

Choice TV: Liplock (#ChoiceTVLiplock)

Candice Accola & Paul Wesley, The Vampire Diaries

Nina Dobrev & Ian Somerhalder, The Vampire Diaries

Jennifer Morrison & Colin O'Donoghue, Once Upon a Time

Candice Patton & Grant Gustin, The Flash

Emily Bett Rickards & Stephen Amell, Arrow

Gina Rodriguez & Justin Baldoni, Jane the Virgin

Choice Summer TV Show (#ChoiceSummerTVShow)

Baby Daddy

Chasing Life

Faking It


So You Think You Can Dance

Teen Wolf

Choice Summer TV Star: Male (#ChoiceSummerTVStarMale)

Tyler Blackburn, Pretty Little Liars

David Lambert, The Fosters

Ross Lynch, Teen Beach 2

Tyler Posey, Teen Wolf

Gregg Sulkin, Faking It

Mike Vogel, Under The Dome

Choice Summer TV Star: Female (#ChoiceSummerTVStarFemale)

Troian Bellisario, Pretty Little Liars

Ashley Benson, Pretty Little Liars

Willa Fitzgerald, Scream

Laura Marano, Austin & Ally

Maia Mitchell, Teen Beach 2

Italia Ricci, Chasing Life



Choice International Artist (#ChoiceInternationalArtist)


5 Seconds of Summer

Girls Generation

Little Mix

One Direction

Super Junior

Choice Country Song (#ChoiceCountrySong)

Luke Bryan, "Kick the Dust Up"

Florida Georgia Line, "Sippin' On Fire"

Hunter Hayes, "21"

Sam Hunt, "Take Your Time"

Megan & Liz, "That Ghost"

Carrie Underwood, "Little Toy Guns"

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song (#ChoiceRBHipHopSong)

Flo Rida featuring Robin Thicke & Verdine White, "I Don't Like It, I Love It"

Rihanna, "Bitch Better Have My Money"

Rihanna & Kanye West & Paul McCartney, "FourFiveSeconds"

Silento, "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)"

The Weeknd, "Earned It"

Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth, "See You Again"

Choice Rock Song (#ChoiceRockSong)

George Ezra, "Budapest"

Fall Out Boy, "Uma Thurman"

Hozier, "Take Me To Church"

Imagine Dragons , "I Bet My Life"

Twenty One Pilots, "Tear In My Heart"

X Ambassadors, "Renegades"

Choice Love Song (#ChoiceLoveSong)

Fifth Harmony, "Sledgehammer"

Little Mix, "Black Magic"

Maroon 5, "Sugar"

One Direction, "Night Changes"

Ed Sheeran, "Thinking Out Loud"

The Weeknd, "Earned It"

Choice Break-Up Song (#ChoiceBreakupSong)

Selena Gomez, "The Heart Wants What It Wants"

Elle King, "Ex's & Oh's"

Ed Sheeran, "Don't"

Skrillex & Diplo with Justin Bieber, "Where Are You Now?"

Taylor Swift featuring Kendrick Lamar, "Bad Blood"

Meghan Trainor, "Lips Are Movin"

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Choice Party Song (#ChoicePartySong)

One Direction, "No Control"

Rihanna, "B**** Better Have My Money"

Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk"

Taylor Swift, "Blank Space"

Walk The Moon, "Shut Up and Dance"

Zedd featuring Selena Gomez, "I Want You to Know"

Choice Music Breakout Artist (#ChoiceMusicBreakoutArtist)

Andy Grammer

Little Mix

Tove Lo

Rachel Patten

Meghan Trainor

The Weeknd

Choice Music: Next Big Thing (#ChoiceMusicNextBigThing)

Clark Beckham

Kalin and Miles

Skate Maloley

Bea Miller

Neon Jungle

Spring King

Choice Music: Collaboration (#ChoiceMusicCollaboration)

David Guetta featuring Nicki Minaj, Bebe Rexha & Afrojack, "Hey Mama"

Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk"

Skrillex & Diplo with Justin Bieber, "Where Are You Now"

Britney Spears & Iggy Azalea, "Pretty Girls"

Taylor Swift featuring Kendrick Lamar, "Bad Blood"

Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth, "See You Again"

Choice Song from a Movie or TV Show (#ChoiceMovieTVSong)

Ellie Goulding, "Love Me Like You Do" from Fifty Shades of Grey

Empire Cast featuring Jussie Smollett & Yazz, "You're So Beautiful"

Jessie J, "Flashlight" from Pitch Perfect 2

Ross Lynch, Maia Mitchell, Garrett Clayton, Grace Phipps, John Deluca & Jordan Fisher, "Gotta Be Me" from Teen Beach Movie 2

Shawn Mendes, "Believe" from Descendants

Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth, "See You Again" from Furious 7

Choice Summer Song (#ChoiceSummerSong)

Fifth Harmony featuring Kid Ink, "Worth It"

Selena Gomez featuring A$AP Rocky, "Good For You"

Demi Lovato, "Cool for the Summer"

Omi, "Cheerleader (Felix Jaehn Remix Radio Edit)"

Rachel Platten, "Fight Song"

Taylor Swift featuring Kendrick Lamar, "Bad Blood"

Choice Summer Music Star: Female (#ChoiceSummerMusicStarFemale)

Selena Gomez

Ariana Grande

Demi Lovato

Nicki Minaj


Taylor Swift

Choice Summer Music Star: Male (#ChoiceSummerMusicStarMale)

Justin Bieber

Jason Derulo

Andy Grammer

Shawn Mendes

Ed Sheeran

The Weeknd

Choice Summer Music Star: Group (#ChoiceSummerMusicStarGroup)

5 Seconds of Summer


Fifth Harmony

Little Mix

Maroon 5

One Direction

Choice Summer Tour (#ChoiceSummerTour)

5 Seconds of Summer, Rock Out With Your Socks Out

Fall Out Boy & Wiz Khalifa, The Boys of Zummer Tour

Ariana Grande, The Honeymoon Tour

One Direction, On the Road Again Tour

Ed Sheeran, X World Tour

Taylor Swift, The 1989 World Tour

Estee Lauder


Choice Male Athlete (#ChoiceMaleAthlete)

American Pharoah & Victor Espinoza

Tom Brady

Stephen Curry

LeBron James

Cristiano Ronaldo

Jordan Spieth

Choice Female Athlete (#ChoiceFemaleAthlete)

The Bella Twins

Simone Biles

Danica Patrick

Ronda Rousey

Serena Williams

The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team


Choice Selfie Taker (#ChoiceSelfieTaker)

Justin Bieber

Kylie Jenner

Kim Kardashian

One Direction


Nicole Scherzinger

Choice Dancer (#ChoiceDancer)

Stephen "tWitch" Boss

Allison Holker

Derek Hough

Les Twins

Chloe Lukasiak

Maddie Ziegler

Choice Model (#ChoiceModel)

Hailey Baldwin

Cara Delevingne

Gigi Hadid

Kendall Jenner

Karlie Kloss

Robyn Lawley

(Check out the Wave 1 nominees and the Wave 3 nominees).