BTS To Participate In Nickelodeon’s “Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together”
BTS has yet another surprise lined up for their ARMYs during the quarantine!
BTS is all set to be a part of a star studded lineup of performances scheduled for Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together. The event is going to be held online on May 2 at 8PM (ET/PT). It was moved to a new date from March 22 due to the ongoing global coronavirus pandemic.
The septet has been nominated under the categories of ‘Favourite Music Group’ and ‘Favourite Global Music Star,’ as well. BTS had previously bagged the award for ‘Favourite Global Music Star’ in 2018.
While Victoria Justice will be hosting the show this year, the celebrities who are set to make an appearance alongside BTS include: Dwayne Johnson, Ariana Grande, Asher Angel, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Camila Cabello, Millie Bobby Brown, Ellen DeGeneres, Shawn Mendes, Lil Nas X, Dove Cameron, Tom Holland, David Dobrik, Tom Kenny, Bill Fagerbakke, SSSniperWolf, the cast of Avengers: Endgame, namely Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo and Jeremy Renner and more.
During the show Nickelodeon will present a $1 million donation for the ‘No Kid Hungry’ campaign in support of children affected due to COVID-19.
The network will also be awarding NBA champion and global icon LeBron James with the 2020 Generation Change Award to honour his commitment to creating real and lasting change through education through the LeBron James Family Foundation’s – I PROMISE School.
The ViacomCBS cable network will become the first to produce an awards show post the shutdown of multiple film and TV productions because of COVID-19.
Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together is produced by Nickelodeon Productions. Jay Schmalholz serves as Executive Producer. Production of Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together for Nickelodeon is overseen by Rob Bagshaw, Executive Vice President of Unscripted Content.
Source: Business Wire, Nickelodeon
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