“Faking It,” ‘Pretty Little Liars’ and Out Web Star Tyler Oakley Win In Teen Choice Awards

The Teen Choice 2014 Awards were handed out yesterday in Los Angeles at the Shrine Auditorium with the best and brightest in television, film and music were awarded. The show was hosted by “Teen Wolf” star Tyler Posey and “Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland. 

In terms of television, several winners have LGBT characters or performers on the show and one, MTV’s “Faking It,” is built around a pair of high school best friends (Rita Volk and Katie Stevens) who pretend to be gay to be more popular. Besides Volk and Stevens, cast members Michael Willett and Gregg Sulkin were also on hand.

ABC Family’s “Pretty Little Liars,” which has the lesbian character of Emily (Shay Mitchell) among its core cast, received awards for Best Drama, Best Actor in a Drama (Ian Harding) and Best Actress in a Drama (Lucy Hale). Hottie Ian Somerhalder took home the Best Actor in a Sci-Fi/Fantasy show for CW’s “The Vampire Diaries.” Teen Wolf” fan favorite Dylan O’Brien also won for Best Villain and his co-star Tyler Hoechlin won for Best Male Scene Stealer.

Also, out LGBT activist/web star Tyler Oakley received awards for Choice Web Star and Choice Web Collaboration with Troye Sivan for their ‘The Boyfriend Tag’ video. 

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Here’s the complete list of winners:

Rita Volk plays the coming out teen on 'Faking It' (Getty)

Choice TV Show: Drama: Pretty Little Liars

Choice TV Actor: Drama: Ian Harding, “Pretty Little Liars”

Choice TV Actress: Drama: Lucy Hale, “Pretty Little Liars”

Choice TV Show: Fantasy/Sci-Fi: The Vampire Diaries

Choice TV Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy: Ian Somerhalder, “The Vampire Diaries”

Choice TV Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy: Nina Dobrev, “The Vampire Diaries”

Choice TV Show: Comedy: The Big Bang Theory

Choice TV Actor: Comedy: Ross Lynch, “Austin & Ally

Choice TV Actress: Comedy: Lea Michele, “Glee 

Choice TV: Animated Show: “The Simpsons

Choice TV: Reality Competition Show: The Voice

Choice TV: Reality Show: Keeping Up With The Kardashians

Choice TV Villain: Dylan O’Brien, “Teen Wolf

Choice TV Reality Personality – Male: Adam Levine, “The Voice”

Choice TV Reality Personality – Female: Shakira, “The Voice”

Choice TV Male Scene Stealer: Tyler Hoechlin, “Teen Wolf”

Choice TV Female Scene Stealer: Candice Accola, “The Vampire Diaries”

Choice TV Female Breakout Star: Sasha Pieterse, “Pretty Little Liars”

Choice TV: Male Breakout Star: Brett Dalton, “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Choice TV: Breakout Show: “Faking It”

Choice Summer TV Show: Wipeout

Choice Summer TV Star: Male: Tyler Blackburn, “Pretty Little Liars”

Choice Summer TV Star: Female: Ashley Benson, “Pretty Little Liars” 

'Faking It' star Gregg Sulkin was on hand for the show. (Getty)


Choice Movie: Action/Adventure: “Divergent”

Choice Movie Actor: Action/Adventure: Theo James, “Divergent”

Choice Movie Actress: Action/Adventure: Shailene Woodley, “Divergent”

Choice Movie: Sci-Fi/Fantasy: “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy: Josh Hutcherson, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

Choice Movie Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy: Jennifer Lawrence, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” and “X-Men: Days of Future Past”

Choice Movie: Drama: “The Fault in Our Stars”

Choice Movie Actor: Drama: Ansel Elgort, “The Fault in Our Stars”

Choice Movie Actress: Drama: Shailene Woodley, “The Fault in Our Stars”

Choice Movie: Comedy “The Other Woman”

Choice Movie Actor: Comedy: Kevin Hart, “Ride Along”

Choice Movie Actress: Comedy: Emma Roberts, “We’re The Millers”

Choice Movie Villain: Donald Sutherland, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

Choice Movie Scene Stealer: Nat Wolff, “The Fault In Our Stars”

Choice Movie Breakout Star: Ansel Elgort, “Divergent” and “The Fault in Our Stars”

Choice Movie Chemistry: Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff and Shailene Woodley, “The Fault in Our Stars”

Choice Movie Liplock: Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort, “The Fault In Our Stars”

Choice Movie Hissy Fit: Jonah Hill, “22 Jump Street”

Choice Summer Movie: “22 Jump Street”

Choice Summer Movie Star: Channing Tatum, “22 Jump Street”


Jennifer Lopez and host Tyler Posey reunited since playing mother/son in "Maid In Manhattan" (Fox)


Choice Male Artist: Ed Sheeran

Choice Female Artist: Ariana Grande

Choice Music Group: One Direction

Choice Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Artist: Calvin Harris

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist: Iggy Azalea

Choice Rock Group: Imagine Dragons

Choice Male Country Artist: Hunter Hayes

Choice Female Country Artist: Taylor Swift

Choice Country Group: Lady Antebellum

Choice Country Song: “This is How We Roll,” Florida Georgia Line featuring Luke Bryan

Choice Single Female Artist: “Problem,” Ariana Grande featuring Iggy Azalea

Choice Single Male Artist: “Sing,” Ed Sheeran

Choice Single Group: “Story of My Life,” One Direction

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song: “Fancy,” Iggy Azalea featuring Charli XCX

Choice Rock Song: “Pompeii,” Bastille

Choice EDM Song: “Wake Me Up,” Avicii

Choice Love Song: “You & I,” One Direction

Choice Break-Up Song: “Story of My Life,” One Direction

Choice Music Breakout Artist: Austin Mahone

Choice Music: Breakout Group: 5 Seconds of Summer

Choice Summer Song: “Really Don’t Care,” Demi Lovato featuring Cher Lloyd

Choice Summer Music Star: Female: Demi Lovato

Choice Summer Music Star: Male: Jason Derulo

Choice Summer Music Star: Group: 5 Seconds of Summer

Choice Summer Tour: One Direction, “Where We Are Tour”


Candie’s Choice Style Icon: Zendaya

Choice Female Hottie: Selena Gomez

Choice Male Hottie: One Direction

Choice Smile: Harry Styles


Choice Male Athlete: LeBron James

Choice Female Athlete: Serena Williams


Tyler Oakley speaks at the Teen Choice Awards 2014 (Getty)


Choice Web Star: Female: Bethany Mota

Choice Web Star: Male: Tyler Oakley

Choice Web Star: Comedy: Our2ndLife

Choice Web Star: Music: Shawn Mendes

Choice Web Star: Fashion/Beauty: Zoe Sugg (“Zoella”)

Choice Web Star: Gaming: PewDiePie

Choice Web Collaboration: Troye Sivan & Tyler Oakley – The “Boyfriend” Tag 

Choice Social Media King: One Direction

Choice Social Media Queen: Katy Perry

Choice Twit: One Direction

Choice Viner: Cameron Dallas

Choice Instagrammer: Miley Cyrus

Choice Fanatic Fans: #Directioners


Choice Comedian

Kevin Hart

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