It’s the first awards show of the year with the fan voted People’s Choice Awards. Unlike other awards shows, the People’s Choice Awards are nominated and voted on solely by the fans. Revealing that over 220 million votes were cast, the People’s Choice Awards celebrates film, TV, and music.
The People Choice Award statuette is made using Waterford Crystal and is crafted in Ireland.
In a live television broadcast, Jane Lynch hosts this year’s gala event from the Microsoft Therater in Los Angeles.
Lynch opens the show with a People’s Choice themed song and dance performance to the music of “Shut Up and Dance with Me”.
The first award of the night was for Favourite Comedic Movie Actress and went to Melissa McCarthy.
In a parody of the Miss Universe pageant, Tom Lennon, who has never won a People’s Choice Award, was awarded one because People’s Choice believed he deserved one.
The award for Favourite Breakout Artist went to Shawn Mendes.
The award for Favourite Album went to Meaghan Trainor.
The award for Favourite Action Movie Actor went to Chris Hemsworth.
Favourite Breakout Artist Shawn Mendes performs a medley of his songs.
The award for Favourite Dramatic TV Actor went to Taylor Kinney from “Chicago Fire”. He thanked the first responders in his acceptance speech.
The winner of the Favourite Movie was “Furious 7”. Accepting the award Vin Diesel gave an emotional speech.
The award for Favourite Cable TV Drama went to “Pretty Little Liars”.
The award for Favourite Movie Actress went to Sandra Bullock.
The award for Favourite Dramatic Movie Actor went to Johnny Depp.
“Criminal Minds” star Shemar Moore introduced Melissa McCarthy who paid tribute and present the Humanitarian Award to Ellen DeGeneres. She said that winning awards was great, but what she wanted most was to make people happy.
DeGeneres also won the award for Favourite Talk Show Host.
Jason Derulo performs his new song “Get Ugly” and “Want You to Want Me”.
The award for Favourite Dramatic Movie Actress went to Dakota Johnson.
The award for Favourite Daytime Talk Show Team was the girls from “The Talk”.
For the third year in a row “The Voice” took home the award for Favourite Competition TV Show. Season nine “The Voice” winner Jordan Smith performed “You are so Beautiful” with David Foster on piano.
The award for Favourite Premium Cable TV Show went to “Homeland”.
The award for Favourite Network TV Comedy went to “The Big Bang Theory”.
In the final award presentation during the live television broadcast, the award for Favourite Network TV Drama went to “Grey’s Anatomy”.
- Other winners of the 2016 People’s Choice Awards:
- Favourite Movie Actor: Channing Tatum
Favourite Action Movie: “Furious 7”
Favourite Action Movie Actress: Shailene Woodley
Favourite Animated Movie Voice: Selena Gomez
Favourite Comedic Movie: “Pitch Perfect 2”
Favourite Comedic Movie Actor: Kevin Hart
Favourite Dramatic Movie: “The Martian”
Favourite Family Movie: “Minions”
Favourite Thriller Movie: “Taken 3”
Favourite TV Show: “The Big Bang Theory”
Favourite Comedic TV Actor: Jim Parsons
Favourite Comedic TV Actress: Melissa McCarthy
Favourite Dramatic TV Actress: Ellen Pompeo
Favourite Cable TV Comedy: “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”
Favourite Cable TV Actor: Kevin Hart
Favourite Cable TV Actress: Sasha Alexander
Favourite Premium Cable TV Actor: Dwayne Johnson
Favourite Premium Cable TV Actress: Kristen Bell
Favourite TV Crime Drama: “Person of Interest”
Favourite Crime Drama TV Actor: Nathan Fillion
Favourite Crime Drama TV Actress: Shana Katic
Favourite Network Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show: “Beauty and the Beast”
Favourite Cable Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show: “Outlander”
Favourite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actor: Jensen Ackles
Favourite Sci-Fi/Fantasy Tv Actress: Caitriona Balfe
Favourite Late Night Talk Show Host: Jimmy Fallon
Favourite Streaming Series: “Orange is the New Black”
Favourite Actor in a New TV Series: John Stamos
Favourite Actress in a New TV Series: Priyanka Chopra
Favourite Animated TV Show: “The Simpsons”
Favourite New TV Comedy: “Scream Queens”
Favourite New TV Drama: “Supergirl”
Favourite Male Music Artist: Ed Sheeran
Favourite Female Music Artist: Taylor Swift
Favourite Group: Fifth Harmony
Favourite Male Country Artist: Blake Shelton
Favourite Female Country Artist: Carrie Underwood
Favourite Country Music Group: Lady Antebellum
Favourite Pop Artist: Taylor Swift
Favourite Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
Favourite R&B Artist: The Weeknd
Favourite Song: “What Do You Mean” by Justin Bieber
Favourite Music Icon: Madonnna
Favourite Social Media Celebrity: Britney Spears
Favourite Social Media Star: Matt Bellassai
Favourite Mobile Game: Candy Crush Saga
Favourite Video Game: “Super Smash Bros.”
Favourite Youtube Star: Connor Franta
Favourite Dailymail.com Seriously Popular Award: Maddie Ziegler
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