Premios Juventud 2014 Nominees: Prince Royce Tops Nominations List, Plus Angelique Boyer, Maite Perroni Score Nods In Telenovela Category

Premios Juventud 2014 Nominations List
The nominees for Premios Juventud have been announced with Prince Royce topping the list in the massive Univision event honoring the best in movies, music, telenovelas and sports. Univision

This summer Univision is going to sizzle with the lineup for Premios Juventud 2014! The massive event on the Hispanic network awards the best in movies, music, telenovelas and sports. Prince Royce and Romeo Santos top the recently announced nominees that will have their faith decided by the viewers that vote for them online. For the third consecutive year, bachata idols Romeo Santos and Prince Royce top the “PremiosJuventud” list with 12 and 11 nominations each, respectively, in Music categories such as “Catchiest Tune,” “Red Hot Artist,” “Heart-Wrenching Song,” “My Ringtone,” “Just Play It All,” and “My Tropical Artist,” among others. Following the success of  two new categories that debuted last year, “Favorite Hitmaker” and “Favorite Hit,” created to allow Latino youth to honor their favorite English-language music, several non-Hispanic music stars also made it to the nominations list in 2014, including Austin Mahone, Beyoncé, Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Pharrell Williams and Rihanna.

In the various entertainment categories under Novelas and Movies, Hispanic fans voted for their favorite actors from both Spanish-language television and the Hollywood film industry. Five beautiful telenovelastars are in the running for the "Girl of My Dreams" award: Ana Brenda ContrerasAngelique BoyerAriadne DíazMaite Perroni and Ximena Navarrete. Nominated in the corresponding male category, "He's So Hot!" are heartthrobs Daniel ArenasJaime CamilJosé RonSebastián Rulli and William Levy. In the Movies section, some of Hollywood’s best known Hispanic stars earned nods for their acting talent, including Antonio Banderas, Benicio del Toro, Diego Luna, Michelle Rodriguez, Salma Hayek, Sofia Vegara and Zoe Saldana.

In the sports category famous names like Javier "Chicharito Hernández, Lionel Messi, Raúl Alonso Jiménez, JJ Barea and Saúl "El Canelo" Alvarez will duke it out for the "Most Electrifying Athlete." The nominations were announced this afternoon and fans will be able to vote on PremiosJuventud.com from now until June 1. The winners will be announced during a live broadcast on Univision, Thursday, July 17 starting at 8pm ET/PT. Check out the complete nominations list down below and tell us who you will be voting for:

¡Qué Actorazo! (Best Movie Actor)
Antonio Banderas
Benicio Del Toro
Diego Luna
Eugenio Derbez
Jaime Camil

Actriz Que Se Roba La Pantalla (Best Movie Actress)
Kate del Castillo
Michelle Rodriguez
Salma Hayek
Sofía Vergara
Zoe Saldana

Película Más Padre (Favorite Flick)
"Fast & Furious 6"
"Filly Brown"
"Gravity"
"Instructions Not Included"
"Pulling Strings"

¡Está Buensísimo! (Most Handsome Novela Actor)
Daniel Arenas ("Corazón Indomable"
Jaime Camil ("Qué Pobres Tan Ricos")
José Ron ("La Mujer Del Vendaval")
Sebastián Rulli ("Lo Que La Vida Me Robó")
William Levy ("La Tempestad")

Chica Que Me Quita El Sueño (Most Beautiful Novela Actress)
Ana Brenda Contreras ("Corazón Indomable")
Angelique Boyer ("Lo Que La Vida Me Robó")
Ariadne Diaz ("La Mujer del Vendaval")
Maite Perroni ("Cachito De Cielo")
Ximena Navarrete ("La Tempestad")

Mejor Tema Novelero (Favorite Novela Theme Song)
Enrique Iglesias featuring Marco Antonio Solís, "El Perdedor" ("Lo Que La Vida Me Robó")
Alejandro Fernández featuring Christina Aguilera, "Hoy Tengo Ganas De Ti" ("La Tempestad")
Jesse & Joy, "Mi Tesoro" ("Qué Pobres Tan Ricos")
David Bisbal, "Para Enamorarte De Mi" ("Por Siempre Mi Amor")
Vicente Fernandez, "Qué Bonito Amor" ("Que Bonito Amor")

La Combinación Perfecta (Favorite Duet)
"6 AM" (J Balvin ft. Farruko)
"Adrenalina" (Wisin ft. Ricky Martin & Jennifer López)
"El Perdedor" (Enrique Iglesias ft. Marco Antonio Solís)
"Loco" (Enrique Iglesias ft. Romeo Santos)
"Odio" (Romeo Santos ft. Drake)

Lo Toco Todo (Favorite Album)
"Archivos De Mi Vida" (Gerardo Ortiz)
"Con La Frente En Alto" (Luis Coronel)
"Fórmula Vol. 2" (Romeo Santos)
"La Familia" (J Balvin)
"Soy El Mismo" (Prince Royce)

Voz Del Momento (Favorite Artist)
Gerardo Ortiz
Luis Coronel
Marileyda Hernández
Prince Royce
Romeo Santos

La Más Pegajosa (Best Song)
"Darte Un Beso" (Prince Royce)
"Odio" (Romeo Santos ft. Drake)
"Paloma Blanca" (Chiquis)
"Propuesta Indecente" (Romeo Santos)
"Te Robaré" (Prince Royce)

Mi Video Favorita (Best Video)
"Darte Un Beso" (Prince Royce)
"Mujer De Piedra" (Gerardo Ortiz)
"Paloma Blanca" (Chiquis)
"Propuesta Indecente" (Romeo Santos)
"Te Robaré" (Prince Royce)

Mi Letra Favorita (Best Lyrics)
"Bailando" (Enrique Iglesias ft. Gente de Zona)
"Decidiste Dejarme" (Camila)
"Donde Está El Amor" (Pablo Alborán ft. Jesse & Joy)
"La Foto De Los Dos" (Carlos Vives)
"MultiViral" (Calle 13)

El Súper Tour (Best Tour)
"Confidencias Tour" (Alejandro Fernandez)
"De Película Tour" (Gloria Trevi)
"Dos Mundos, Una Historia Tour" (Gerardo Ortiz, Banda Los Recoditos, Banda El Recodo De Cruz Lizárraga)
"La Guzmán 1F Tour" (Alejandra Guzmán)
"North America Tour 2013" (Pitbull & Kesha)
"Vivir Mi Vida Tour" (Marc Anthony)

Canción Corta-venas (Favorite Ballad)
"El Perdedor" (Enrique Iglesias ft. Marco Antonio Solís)
"Irreparable" (Jencarlos Canela)
"Mujer de Piedra" (Gerardo Ortiz)
"Nada" (Prince Royce)
"Odio" (Romeo Santos ft. Drake)

Mi Ringtone (Favorite Ringtone)
"6 AM" (J Balvin ft. Farruko)
"Darte Un Beso" (Prince Royce)
"Odio" (Romeo Santos ft. Drake)
"Propuesta Indecente" (Romeo Santos)
"Te Robaré" (Prince Royce)
"Vivir Mi Vida" (Marc Anthony)

Favorite Hit
"Can't Remember To Forget You" (Shakira ft. Rihanna)
"Dark Horse" (Katy Perry ft. Juicy J)
"Drunk In Love" (Beyonce ft. Jay Z)
"Happy" (Pharrell Williams)
"Roar" (Katy Perry)
"Timber" (Pitbull ft. Kesha)

Favorite Hitmaker
Austin Mahone
Beyonce
Bruno Mars
Drake
Katy Perry
Rihanna

Mi Artista Pop/Rock (Favorite Hispanic Pop/Rock Artist)
Alejandra Guzmán
Enrique Iglesias
Gloria Trevi
Juanes
Shakira

Mi Artista Regional Mexicano (Favorite Regional Mexican Artist)
El Dasa
Espinoza Paz
Gerardo Ortiz
Luis Coronel
Roberto Tapia

Mi Artista Tropical (Favorite Hispanic Tropical Artist)
Marc Anthony
Olga Tañón
Prince Royce
Romeo Santos
Victor Manuelle

Mi Artista Urbano (Favorite Hispanic Urban Artist)
Cosculluela
Daddy Yankee
Pitbull
Wisin
Yandel

Mi DJ Favorito (Favorite DJ)
Amos Morales
Argelia Atilano
Chiquibaby
Enrique Santos
Raúl Brindis

Síganme Los Buenos (Favorite Personality In Social Media)
Chiquis
Larry Hernández
Luis Coronel
Prince Royce
Romeo Santos

Deportista De Alto Voltaje (Favorite Sports Athlete)
Javier "Chicharito" Hernández
JJ Barea
Lionel Messi
Raúl Alonso Jiménez
Saúl "El Canelo" Alvarez

La Nueva Promesa (Favorite Rookie Athlete)
Andy Najar
Diego Antonio Reyes Rosales
James David Rodríguez Rubio
José Fernández
Yasiel Puig

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Armando Tinoco is an Orange County-based writer with a degree in Marketing from Cal. State Fullerton and a degree in Graphic Design from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising. In addition to reporting for Latin Times and when he is not watching Brazilian and Mexican telenovelas or quoting lines from "Clueless" and "Friends" he is brushing up his skills in CSS and responsive website design. Some of his celebrity idols include Eiza Gonzalez, Paulina Rubio and Amanda Bynes.