Thanks to The Futon Critic for giving us the heads on this press release that was released by Fox this morning. As you all know, and all have been voting for over the past 2 months, the Teen Choice Awards are scheduled to air August 9th on Fox 8PM EST. (AND you can still vote, btw until August 6th!) But what you may not know, is the awards will be previously recorded on Sunday August 8th. But Fox and Ustream have come together to provide a little treat for all of us! They are partnering for a live webcast of the red carpet. Here are the details, and it states that our beloved Vampire Diaries cast trio will be making an appearance, so very exciting! Click through for the press release!
FOX AND USTREAM PARTNER FOR “TEEN CHOICE 2010” RED CARPET LIVE WEBCAST
Fans Can Catch the Choice Red Carpet Action Live at www.ustream.tv/teenchoiceawards/v3 and www.teenchoiceawards.com
Justin Bieber and Diddy-Dirty Money To Perform on TEEN CHOICE 2010 Monday, August 9, on FOX
12th Annual Special Hosted by Katy Perry and the Guys of GLEE – Chris Colfer, Kevin McHale, Cory Monteith and Mark Salling –
Newly Added Stars Scheduled to Appear Include Dianna Agron, Charley Bewley, Justin Chon, Jon Chu, Chase Crawford, Nina Dobrev, Jimmy Fallon, Selena Gomez, Kiowa Gordon, Ed Helms, Joshua Jackson, Daren Kagasoff, Justin Long, LL Cool J, Jayma Mays, Seth MacFarlane, Alex Meraz, Lea Michele, Heather Morris, Bronson Pelletier, Jackson Rathbone, Nikki Reed, Amber Riley, Naya Rivera, Emma Roberts, Christian Serratos, Adam Sevani, Ian Somerhalder, Taylor Swift, Jenna Ushkowitz, Michael Welch, Paul Wesley, Betty White and the Cast of “Pretty Little Liars”
FOX and Ustream, the leading live interactive broadcast platform, have partnered to offer viewers an exclusive look at the TEEN CHOICE 2010 red-carpet action with a special live webcast airing Sunday, Aug. 8 (3:30-5:00 PM PT live/6:30-8:00 PM ET live) online at ustream.tv/teenchoiceawards/v3 and teenchoiceawards.com.
Hosted by online personality Michael Buckley (“What The Buck Show”), the webcast will cover all the action at the summer’s hottest event and highlight the stars as they arrive on the red carpet. A special encore of the webcast will air Monday, Aug. 9 (6:30-8:00 PM ET/PT) at ustream.tv/teenchoiceawards/v3 and teenchoiceawards.com. Fans are encouraged to share this event with friends by posting a link to the video or embedding it on their websites and favorite social networking pages.
Additionally, pop music sensations and TEEN CHOICE nominees Justin Bieber and Diddy-Dirty Money are set to perform at TEEN CHOICE 2010 airing Monday, Aug. 9 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. The special will also feature performances by Katy Perry, Jason Derulo and Travie McCoy featuring Bruno Mars.
Co-hosted by Katy Perry and the guys of GLEE – Chris Colfer, Kevin McHale, Cory Monteith and Mark Salling – TEEN CHOICE 2010 celebrates the hottest teen icons in film, television, music, sports and fashion. Scheduled to appear on the star-studded special are Dianna Agron, Charley Bewley, Justin Chon, Jon Chu, Chase Crawford, Nina Dobrev, Jimmy Fallon, Selena Gomez, Kiowa Gordon, Ed Helms, Joshua Jackson, Daren Kagasoff, Justin Long, LL Cool J, Jayma Mays, Seth MacFarlane, Alex Meraz, Lea Michele, Heather Morris, Bronson Pelletier, Jackson Rathbone, Nikki Reed, Naya Rivera, Emma Roberts, Christian Serratos, Adam Sevani, Ian Somerhalder, Taylor Swift, Jenna Ushkowitz, Michael Welch, Paul Wesley, Betty White and the cast of “Pretty Little Liars.”
Previously announced participants include David Archuleta, Kristen Bell, John Cena, Miranda Cosgrove, Ellen DeGeneres, Zac Efron, Ashley Greene, Victoria Justice, Khloe Kardashian, Kim Kardashian, Kourtney Kardashian, Zachary Levi, Leighton Meester, Jim Parsons, Robert Pattinson, Ryan Sheckler, Yvonne Strahovski and Shailene Woodley.
Fans ages 13-19 can vote once each day until August 6 for their favorite TEEN CHOICE 2010 nominees at www.teenchoiceawards.com.
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TEEN CHOICE 2010 is executive-produced by Bob Bain and Michael Burg. Paul Flattery and Kelly Brock serve as producers, and Greg Sills serves as supervising producer.