'Voice' judge Christina Aguilera, 'Idol's' Jennifer Lopez up for multiple ALMA Awards

'Voice' judge Christina Aguilera, 'Idol's' Jennifer Lopez up for multiple ALMA Awards
Singer Christina Aguilera, from "The Voice", attends the NBC Network Upfront on Monday, May 16, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)
by: Associated Press
Date:

Related News

More News ►

LOS ANGELES -- Christina Aguilera and Selena Gomez are the leading nominees for the ALMA Awards, which honour the artistic accomplishments of Latinos in music, television and film.

The National Council of La Raza announced the nominations Thursday.

Aguilera and Gomez are each up for three awards for their work in music and on the big and small screens. Both are nominated in the female music artist category and for favourite movie actress in a comedy or musical -- Aguilera for "Burlesque" and Gomez for "Monte Carlo." Aguilera was also nominated for reality TV personality for her work on "The Voice." Gomez is up for favourite TV actress in a comedy for "Wizards of Waverly Place," which was nominated for favourite TV series alongside "CSI: Miami," "Desperate Housewives" and "Modern Family."

Jennifer Lopez and "Glee" star Naya Rivera are each double nominees. Both are up for female music artist. Lopez is also nominated in the reality TV category for "American Idol" and Rivera is nominated for favourite TV actress in a comedy for "Glee."

The nominees for favourite movie will be announced Aug. 22.

For the first time, fans are being invited to help choose the winners by voting online. Winners will be determined by fan votes; box-office, Nielsen and Billboard rankings; and the ALMA Awards production team.

The ALMA Awards will be presented Sept. 16 during an hour-long special hosted by George Lopez and Eva Longoria. The complete list of nominees is available at http://www.almaawards.com .

Tools

CTV / CTV Two

Season Premiere

Monday, September 21 at 8ET/PT on CTV Two

Available Online: Day after broadcast
 
Watch full-length episodes of The Voice online for 7 days after the original broadcast.

Voice

ETALK.CA

  • The Amazing Race Canada

    Watch etalk exclusives, extended interviews and more with the Season 3 teams and Jon Montgomery.

  • Vance Joy extended

    Liz Trinnear catches up with Vance Joy at WayHome music festival and talks Taylor Swift, Calvin Harris and more.

  • Tom Cruise extended

    Ben Mulroney talks to Tom Cruise in Vienna about the latest in the 'Mission Impossible' franchise.

  • TIFF lineup announced

    Films starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Julianne Moore, Kristen Wiig and more are coming to TIFF 2015!

Watch Movies On CTV.ca!