Anele, Unathi nominated for Kids Choice Awards

By Drum Digital
26 February 2014

Radio DJs, Anele Mdoda and Unathi Msengana amongst others have been nominated for the Kids Choice Awards.

Radio DJs, Anele Mdoda and Unathi Radio DJs, Anele Mdoda and Unathi Msengana amongst others have been nominated for the Kids Choice Awards. amongst others have been nominated for the Kids Choice Awards.

For the first time ever, the KCA awards also features nominees from the African continent in two separate categories: “Favourite South African Radio DJ” and “Favourite Nigerian On Air Personality”.

In the Favourite South African Radio DJ; Anele , DJ Fresh,Gareth Cliff, and Unathi have been nominated.

In Nigeria, four on-air personalities are vying for the title of Favourite Nigerian On Air Personality; Toke Makinwa from Rhythm FM, Freeze from Cool FM, Wana Wana from Inspiration FM and Toolz from The Beat FM.

To vote for your favourite South African or Nigerian nominee, go to or, or send a tweet to @nickafrica with the hashtag #KCA, followed by the voting hashtag of the relevant personality: #VoteToke, #VoteFreeze, #VoteWanaWana, #VoteToolz, #VoteUnathi, #VoteAnele, #VoteGareth or #VoteFresh.

The the 27th Annual Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards will be hosted by Mark Wahlberg will host the most amazing slime spectacle on Nickelodeon (DStv Channel 305) on Sunday 2 April 2014 at 17:00.

The Nominees are:

Favourite South African Radio DJ

Anele Mdoda - Highveld stereo

DJ Fresh – 5FM

Gareth Cliff - 5FM

Unathi Msengana - Metro FM

Favourite Nigerian On Air Personality

Toke Makinwa - Rhythm FM

Freeze - Cool FM

Wana Wana - Inspiration FM

Toolz - The Beat FM

Favourite TV Show

The Big Bang Theory

Good Luck Charlie


Sam & Cat

Favourite Reality Show

America’s Got Talent

American Idol

The Voice


Favourite Cartoon

Adventure Time

Phineas and Ferb

SpongeBob SquarePants

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Favourite TV Actor

Benjamin Flores, Jr (The Haunted Hathaways)

Jack Griffo (The Thundermans)

Ross Lynch (Austin & Ally)

Jake Short (A.N.T. Farm)

Favourite TV Actress

Ariana Grande (Sam & Cat)

Jennette McCurdy (Sam & Cat)

Bridgit Mendler (Good Luck Charlie)

Debby Ryan (Jessie)

Favourite Movie

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Iron Man 3

Oz the Great and Powerful

The Smurfs 2

Favourite Movie Actor

Johnny Depp (The Lone Ranger)

Robert Downey, Jr (Iron Man 3)

Neil Patrick Harris (The Smurfs 2)

Adam Sandler (Grown Ups 2)

Favourite Movie Actress

Sandra Bullock (Gravity)

Mila Kunis (Oz: The Great and Powerful)

Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire)

Jayma Mays (The Smurfs 2)

Favourite Animated Movie

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

Despicable Me 2


Monsters University

Favourite Voice from an Animated Movie

Steve Carell (Despicable Me 2)

Miranda Cosgrove (Despicable Me 2)

Billy Crystal (Monsters University)

Katy Perry (The Smurfs 2)

Favourite Male Buttkicker

Johnny Depp (The Lone Ranger)

Robert Downey, Jr (Iron Man 3)

Hugh Jackman (The Wolverine)

Dwayne Johnson (Fast & Furious 6)

Favourite Female Buttkicker

Sandra Bullock (Gravity)

Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire)

Evangeline Lilly (The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug)

Jena Malone (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire)

Favourite Music Group

Maroon 5

One Direction

One Republic

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Favourite Male Singer

Bruno Mars


Justin Timberlake

Pharrell Williams

Favourite Female Singer

Lady Gaga

Selena Gomez

Katy Perry

Taylor Swift

Favourite Song

“I Knew You Were Trouble” (Taylor Swift)

“Roar” (Katy Perry)

“Story of My Life” (One Direction)

“Wrecking Ball” (Miley Cyrus)

Favourite Book

Diary of a Wimpy Kid series

Harry Potter series

The Hobbit

The Hunger Games series

Favourite Videogame

Angry Birds Star Wars

Disney Infinity

Just Dance 2014


Favourite App Game

Angry Birds Star Wars II

Candy Crush Saga

Despicable Me: Minion Rush

Temple Run

Favourite Funny Star

Kaley Cuoco

Kevin Hart

Andy Samberg

Sofia Vergara

Favourite Animated Animal Sidekick

Patrick Star (SpongeBob SquarePants)

Perry the Platypus (Phineas and Ferb)

Sparky (Fairly Odd Parents)

Waddles (Gravity Falls)

Most Enthusiastic Athlete

Dwight Howard

Cam Newton

David Ortiz

Richard Sherman

- Source: Nickelodeon

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