The Hunger Games, apart from getting eight nominations at the upcoming MTV Movie Awards this June 3rd, was also able to secure six nominations at the first wave of the Teen Choice Awards 2012. The nominations include:
- Teen Choice Movie: Sci-Fi/Fantasy for The Hunger Games movie (Directed by Gary Ross)
- Teen Choice Book: The Hunger Games Trilogy by Suzanne Collins
- Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy for Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark (also for his role as Sean in Journey 2: The Mysterious Island)
- Choice Movie Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy for Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen
- Choice Single by a Female Artist for Eyes Open by Taylor Swift (the song was included in the Hunger Games soundtrack)
- Choice Male Hottie for Liam Hemsworth (who plays Gale in the Hunger Games)
The 2012 Teen Choice Awards will be held on the 22nd of June from 8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed on FOX. Fans ages 13 to 19 can vote once each day per category for their favorite TEEN CHOICE 2012 nominees at www.teenchoiceawards.com. Host(s), performers, presenters and additional nominees will be announced soon.