mtvU, which is MTV channel’s college network, announced the official nominees on June 19 for the first-ever ‘mtvU Fandom Awards!’ So many of our favorites are on the nominations list, from ‘Teen Wolf’ to ‘The Vampire Diaries’ to ‘The Hunger Games.’
In mtvU’s first-ever “Fandom Awards,” superfans worldwide can vote for awards like Ship Of The Year, OMG Moment Of The Year and Breakout Fandom Of The Year. Voting starts today and ends when the show airs in July! Read on for all of the nominations!
MtvU Fandom Awards Nominations: ‘Teen Wolf’ & ‘Vampire Diaries’ Face Off
“The first-ever mtvU Fandom Awards will honor diehard fangirls and fanboys as well as their favorite shows and movies in a 60-minute special worthy of big-time feels. With a performance from multi-platinum rock band Linkin Park as well as surprises that will set fandom hearts a-flutter, this will be a series finale status can’t-miss event,” MTV says about the show. Four categories of nominees have been released, with more to follow soon.
The fan-voted awards will happen at San Diego Comic-Con on July 24 inside Petco Park. MTV will air the hour-long special a few days later on Sunday, July 27. Stiles and Derek from Teen Wolf are nominated for Ship Of The Year against Damon and Elena from The Vampire Diaries!
MTV also notes that fans can vote an UNLIMITED amounts of times for each nominee in each category — this is seriously going to get intense among the most passionate fandoms out there!
All Of The MtvU Fandom Awards Nominations
Here are all of the nominees for the four awards categories that mtvU has released. You can vote for these categories here on MTV right now, but you’ll have to head over to Tumblr to vote for “Fandom Of The Year,” which will be decided tournament-bracket style when it begins.
Here are the nominees:
’Ship of the Year
Stiles/Derek “Sterek” (Teen Wolf)
Dean/Castiel “Destiel” (Supernatural)
Sherlock/John Watson “Johnlock” (Sherlock)
Damon/Elena “Delena” (The Vampire Diaries)
Katniss Everdeen/Peeta Mellark “Everlark” (The Hunger Games)
Fandom Feat of the Year
Veronica Mars: Fans were successful in funding a Kickstarter campaign to create the Veronica Mars film
Teen Wolf: Fans raised more than $25,000 to build a wolf sanctuary
Community: The fandom kept the show on the air by petitioning for more episodes, while also getting back original writer Dan Harmon
Hannibal: Fans used their power to get the show renewed for a second season
Supernatural: Misha Collins and the fans of the series created “Random Acts,” raising money for charitable organizations
OMG Moment of the Year
Star Wars: New cast photo
Breaking Bad: Series finale
Game of Thrones: The Purple Wedding
How I Met Your Mother: Series finale
Batfleck: Ben Affleck cast in Batman v. Superman
Breakout Fandom of the Year
Who will YOU vote for, HollywoodLifers? Let us know!
— Megan Ross