2012 Teen Choice Awards

The 2012 Teen Choice Awards, hosted by Demi Lovato and Kevin McHale, were held on July 22, 2012 and broadcast on Fox. The awards celebrated the year's achievements in music, film, television, sports, fashion, comedy and the Internet, and were voted on by teenage viewers aged 13 through 19. Over 134 million votes were cast.[1]

Taylor Swift had the most individual wins with five, including Choice Female Artist and Female Country Artist. Kristen Stewart obtained three awards, including the "Ultimate Choice" award which she shared with Twilight co-stars Taylor Lautner and Robert Pattinson. Although the actors received most awards, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 won four out of 11 nominations as a whole, including the "Ultimate Choice", bringing the entire series' Teen Choice Award totals to 41.[2] The Hunger Games won seven of its eight nominations, including Choice Book, Sci-Fi/Fantasy Movie, and Sci-Fi/Fantasy Movie Actor, for Josh Hutcherson's work.[2] The Vampire Diaries won six of its eight nominations, including Choice Fantasy/Sci-Fi TV Show, Actor: Fantasy/Sci-Fi TV Show and Male Hottie for its star, Ian Somerhalder.[2] Pretty Little Liars won all five of their nominations, including Choice TV Drama.[2]

2012 Teen Choice Awards
Teen Choice 2012 Logo
DateJuly 22, 2012
LocationGibson Amphitheatre, Los Angeles
Hosted byDemi Lovato
Kevin McHale
Television/radio coverage




Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.

Choice Movie

Action Actor Action Actress Action
Drama Actor Drama Actress Drama
Comedy Actor Comedy Actress Comedy
Romance Actor Romance Actress Romance
Sci-Fi/Fantasy Actor Sci-Fi/Fantasy Actress Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Voice Breakout Chemistry
Hissy Fit Liplock Scene Stealer: Male
Scene Stealer: Female Villain Summer Movie: Action
Summer Movie: Comedy/Music Summer Movie Star: Male Summer Movie Star: Female

Choice Music

Male Artist Female Artist
Group R&B/Hip-Hop Artist
Rock Group Rock Song
Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Artist Single by a Group
Single by a Female Artist Single by a Male Artist
Male Country Artist Female Country Artist
R&B/Hip-Hop Song Country Song
Country Group Summer Song
Love Song Break-Up Song
Summer Music Star: Female Summer Music Star: Male
Summer Music Star: Group Breakout Artist
Breakout Group

Choice Television

Drama Show Actor: Drama
Actress: Drama Fantasy/Sci-Fi Show
Actor: Fantasy/Sci-Fi Actress: Fantasy/Sci-Fi
Action Show Actor: Action
Actress: Action Show: Comedy
Actor: Comedy Actress: Comedy
Animated Show Male Personality
Female Personality Reality Competition Show
Reality Show Male Reality Star
Female Reality Star Summer TV Show
Summer TV Star: Male Summer TV Star: Female
Breakout Show Breakout Star: Male
Breakout Star: Female Scene Stealer: Male
Scene Stealer: Female Villain

Choice Fashion

Fashion Icon: Male Fashion Icon: Female
Male Hottie Female Hottie

Choice Sports

Female Athlete Male Athlete

Choice Other

Book Comedian
Social Network Twit
Video Game Web Star
Special Award — Ultimate Choice Award Special Award — Acuvue Inspire Award

Multiple nominations and awards

The following received multiple nominations:

The following received multiple awards:

  • Seven – The Hunger Games
  • Six—The Vampire Diaries
  • Five – Taylor Swift and Pretty Little Liars
  • Four – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 and Justin Bieber
  • Three – Kristen Stewart, One Direction, and Glee
  • Two – Emma Stone, Zac Efron, Demi Lovato, and Ian Somerhalder, Katy Perry

Television ratings

The 2012 Teen Choice Awards received a 1.0 rating, a 3 share among viewers aged 18–49 and was watched by 3.02 million viewers.[3]


  1. ^ ""Glee's" Kevin McHale to Join Demi Lovato as Co-Host of "TEEN CHOICE 2012"". teenchoiceawards.com. July 12, 2012. Retrieved July 12, 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d "Teen Choice Awards 2012: 'Hunger Games,' 'Twilight' and Justin Bieber Win Big". ABC News. July 23, 2012. Retrieved July 23, 2012.
  3. ^ Bibel, Sara (July 24, 2012). "Sunday Final Ratings: 'The Bachelorette', 'Big Brother' Adjusted Up; 'After The Final Rose', 'Teen Choice Awards' Adjusted Down". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved July 24, 2012.

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