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Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards nominees

Published Mar. 7, 1997
Updated Oct. 1, 2005

Rosie O'Donnell didn't get her talk show nominated by kids as their favorite program of the year, but she is a nominee in the favorite movie actress category of Nickelodeon's 10th annual Kids Choice Awards.

O'Donnell, a perennial favorite nominee and former co-host of the program, is nominated for her role in Nickelodeon's first theatrical movie, Harriet the Spy. She is joined by two other Kids Choice Awards favorites and former hosts, Whoopi Goldberg and Whitney Houston, in the movie actress category, along with Michelle Pfeiffer.

Goldberg is nominated for her role in Eddie, Houston for her role in The Preacher's Wife and Pfeiffer for her role in One Fine Day.

This year's show will be telecast live from the Grand Olympic Auditorium in Los Angeles at 8 p.m. April 19.

Kids may cast their votes for winners during the next few weeks on ballots at McDonald's restaurants, through an 800 number, through phone cards in selected Post cereal boxes and Kraft Singles and through the Nickelodeon site on America Online.

The complete list of nominees:

TV ACTRESS: Jennifer Aniston (Friends); Courtney Cox (Friends); Tia & Tamera Mowry (Sister, Sister); Roseanne (Roseanne)

TV ACTOR: Tim Allen (Home Improvement); Michael J. Fox (Spin City); LL Cool J (In the House); Jonathan Taylor Thomas (Home Improvement)

TV SHOW: All That (Nickelodeon); America's Funniest Home Videos (ABC); Goosebumps (Fox); Home Improvement (ABC)

MOVIE ACTRESS: Whoopi Goldberg (Eddie); Whitney Houston (The Preacher's Wife); Rosie O'Donnell (Harriet the Spy); Michelle Pfeiffer (One Fine Day)

MOVIE ACTOR: Jim Carrey (The Cable Guy); Tom Cruise (Mission Impossible); Will Smith Independence Day); Robin Williams (Jack)

MOVIE: Happy Gilmore; Independence Day; The Nutty Professor; Twister

MALE ATHLETE: Ken Griffey Jr.; Michael Jordan; Shaquille O'Neal; Emmitt Smith

FEMALE ATHLETE: Dominique Dawes; Shannon Miller; Dominique Moceanu; Kristi Yamaguchi

SPORTS TEAM: Chicago Bulls; Green Bay Packers; Orlando Magic; New York Yankees

SINGER: Brandy; Coolio; LL Cool J; Alanis Morissette

MUSICAL GROUP: Boyz II Men; The Fugees; Hootie and the Blowfish; TLC

SONG: Always Be My Baby (Mariah Carey); C'Mon N' Ride It (The Train) (Quad City DJ's); I Love You Always Forever (Donna Lewis); Killing Me Softly (the Fugees)

CARTOON: Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (CBS); Steven Spielberg presents Animaniacs (syndicated);

Rugrats (Nickelodeon); The Simpsons (Fox)

ANIMAL STAR: Chance the Dog (Homeward Bound 2); Flipper the dolphin (Flipper); Pongo the dog (101 Dalmatians); Sassy the cat (Homeward Bound 2)

BOOK: The Girl Who Cried Monster by R.L. Stine; How to Kill a Monster by R.L. Stine; James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl; Matilda by Roald Dahl

VIDEO GAME: Donkey Kong Country 2; NBA Jam T.E.; Super Mario 64; Disney's Toy Story