It’s the question we’ve been asking ourselves since the dawn of the ages. And this year’s Teen Choice Awards dares to ask the life-altering query again with their 2011 nominations: Which is better? Foppish vampires who deliver terrible pick-up lines about spider monkeys, or teenage wizards who bring in more cash than you will ever hope to see in your life? That is, Twilight or Harry Potter? The two franchises will face off against each other to win Hollywood’s greatest honor, Choice Movie: Sci-Fi/Fantasy. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 1 and The Twilight Saga: Eclipse are not the only ones battling for supremacy in that category, however: They must also defeat Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Super 8, and X-Men: First Class.
But the Twilight and Harry Potter are bound to pick up a win in at least another category, since the two franchises boast the following nominees: Taylor Lautner (Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy), Robert Pattinson (Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy), Daniel Radcliffe (Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy), Kristen Stewart (Choice Movie Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy), Emma Watson (Choice Movie Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy), Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson (Choice Movie: Liplock), Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner (Choice Movie: Liplock), Emma Watson and Daniel Radcliffe (Choice Movie: Liplock), Tom Felton (Choice Movie: Villain), Bryce Dallas Howard (Choice Movie: Villain), Kellan Lutz (Choice Movie: Male Scene Stealer), and Ashley Greene (Choice Movie: Female Scene Stealer).
Still paying attention? Then we have a reward for you: Also grabbing nominations at the awards is Kristin Wiig for Bridesmaids (Choice Movie Actress: Comedy), Jesse Eisenberg for The Social Network (Choice Movie Actor: Drama), Emma Stone for Easy A (Choice Movie Actress: Romantic Comedy), Joshua Jackson for Fringe (Choice TV Actor: Fantasy/Sci-Fi), Ian Somerhalder and Paul Wesley for The Vampire Diaries (Choice TV Actor: Fantasy/Sci-Fi), Nina Dobrev for The Vampire Diaries (Choice TV Actress: Fantasy/Sci-Fi), Anna Paquin for True Blood (Choice TV Actress: Fantasy/Sci-Fi), Zachary Levi for Chuck (Choice TV Actor: Action), Ty Burell for Modern Family (Choice TV Actor: Comedy), Steve Carell and John Krasinski for The Office (Choice TV Actor: Comedy), Cory Monteith for Glee (Choice TV Actor: Comedy), Christina Aguilera for The Voice (Choice TV: Personality), Ryan Seacrest and Jennifer Lopez for American Idol (Choice TV: Personality), and Snooki for Jersey Shore (Choice TV: Female Reality/Variety Star). Or you can just make things easier for yourself and check out the list on the Teen Choice Awards website.
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