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Logo’s NewNowNext Awards don’t air until April 9 on the cable network, but EW has exclusively learned the roster of nominees for the fifth annual event, which showcases who and what are on the verge of a pop culture explosion in 2012.

Nominees range from Revenge‘s Emily VanCamp and Parenthood‘s Michael B. Jordan in the Next Mega Star category to Jessie J and FUN. in the Brink-of-Fame: Music Artist category to Magic Mike and Snow White & The Huntsman in the Next Must-See Movie category.

The 90-minute show will be taped in front of a live studio audience at the Avalon in Hollywood on April 5. Performers, presenters, and special guests will be announced in the coming weeks. Starting today, the public can vote for the awards on Logo’s NewNowNext website. Check out all the nominees here:

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Next Mega Star

Lizzy Caplan, New Girl

Josh Hutcherson, The Hunger Games

Michael B. Jordan, Parenthood

Elizabeth Olsen, Kill Your Darlings

Emily VanCamp, Revenge

Brink-of-Fame: Music Artist

Azealia Banks

Childish Gambino


Jessie J

Neon Hitch

Rebecca Ferguson

Most Addictive Reality Star

Abby Lee Miller, Dance Moms

Andy Cohen, Watch What Happens: Live

Big Ang, Mob Wives

Evelyn, Basketball Wives

Nadia G., Bitchin’ Kitchen

Willam, RuPaul’s Drag Race

Cause You’re Hot

Channing Tatum, Magic Mike

Henry Cavill, The Tudors

Jessica Lange, American Horror Story

Naya Rivera, Glee

Novak Djokovic, tennis player

Paula Patton, MI: 4

Beyond Style Award

Andrej Pejić, model

China Chow, Work of Art

Jeremy Scott, designer

Kelly Osbourne

Sean Avery, writer

Best New Indulgence

Absolutely Fabulous revival


Next Must-See Movie

Magic Mike

Moonrise Kingdom


Snow White & The Huntsman


The Avengers

TV You Betta Watch

Game of Thrones




Savage U


Superfan Site Award

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